It’s the summer of 1967, and three families head away for a beach holiday.

This is an Australian Theatre Live cinema presentation.

Set against a backdrop of war and social revolution, they find themselves caught up in their own storm of secrets and conflict.

Michael Gow’s classic Australian play explores themes of loss and change, as three mothers deal with their own personal grief and their attempt at letting go. Relationships are pushed to the edge as secrets are exposed and the pressure of social change takes its toll.

Playwright Michael Gow
Direction Matthew Lutton

Cast Marco Chiappi, Julia Davis, Wadih Dona, Glenn Hazeldine, Natasha Herbert, Heather Mitchell, Liam Nunan, Naomi Rukavina

A Sydney Theatre Company and Malthouse Theatre Production

Content warning: Sexual references

Remarkably timeless… captivating
The Sydney Morning Herald

Matthew Lutton is one of the most exhilarating directors in Australia today
The Music

Gow balances epic forces— dark and light, life and death, rage and forgiveness— elegantly and even delicately… In a way that is unsentimental, true, funny, affectionate and wise.
Hilary Bell

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Contact: Moncrieff Box Office
Contact Number: (07) 4130 4100
Email: moncrieff@bundaberg.qld.gov.au

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