SUNDAY 17TH SEPTEMBER 2017
SHAKESPEARE at the Gasworks
In the Gasometer, GASWORKS PLAZA
69 Skyring Terrace, Newstead
Two hours free parking
The giant industrial-gothic Gasometer at Gasworks plaza poses as our modern-day Globe theatre, brimming with the ambience of surrounding restaurants and cafes. Come early for lunch before the play, and stay for coffee afterwards! Bring thine own rug or chair for comfort.
On guard! Watch authentic Shakespearean swordplay by Prima Spada and learn about the skills and weaponry used in historical fencing.
2pm CHEVALLUM RECORDER ENSEMBLE
The recorder was a popular instrument in Shakespeare’s time. Enjoy this youth recorder ensemble visiting from the Sunshine Coast!
2.30pm JULIUS CAESAR
Directed by Beth Child with a brilliant cast of professional actors, Shakespeare’s classic tragedy explores persuasion and politics in the time of the Roman Empire. Bring thine own rug or chair for thy comfort.