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  • Moonah Arts Centre 23 - 27 Albert Road Moonah, TAS, 7009 Australia (map)

Note: Internet sales for this event are not posted. Collect your tickets from the venue anytime from 1 hour before commencement time OR from Centertainment  at 53 Elizabeth Mall up to the day before the performance.

Internet Sales close at 4.00pm on the day of performance for Tue, Wed, Thu and Fri performances and at 12 noon on Saturday for Saturday's  performance.

Tasmanian Theatre Company presents


How do young Australians deal with the deluge of information about and exposure to sexual exploitation, refugees, unemployment, violence, bullying, self-worth and cultural identity. From where do they get their information? Who can they trust? Who should they believe? What shapes their opinions and then their actions in response to these issues? What happens when a collective decision is made to rise up and do something about injustice? What is the nature of contemporary protest? Inspired by real events, UPRISING is a bold, raw and fragile exploration of reactions to contemporary issues by young Australians in a powerful, reflective context which puts the spotlight on the thinking, actions and consciousness of the next generation.

With a large cast of young performers these complementary plays by two of Australia’s most respected and prolific playwrights will amuse and discomfort audiences as only great drama can do.

Writers – Patricia Cornelius and Melissa Reeves     Director – Christine Best
Cast – Katie Robertson and up to 20 emerging performers

PATRONS ADVICE: Contains very strong language and the smoking of herbal cigarettes.

Moonah Arts Centre, 23 - 27 Albert Road, Moonah

Date and Time:
Wednesday September 19 at 7.30pm
Thursday September 20 at 7.30pm
Friday September 21 at 8.15pm (Note later starting time)
Saturday September 22 at 7.30pm

Tuesday September 25 at 6.30pm (Note earlier starting time)
Wednesday September 26 at 7.30pm
Thursday September 27 at 7.30pm
Friday September 28 at 7.30pm
Saturday September 29 at 7.30pm

Adults $49.00
Senior $40.00
Concession $35.00

*Champion Adult $39.00
*Champion Senior $30.00
*Champion Concession $25.00

*These prices only available by telephoning Centertainment on (03) 6234 5998 and providing Champion membership number.

80 Minutes (With one Interval)

PATRONS ADVICE: Contains very strong language and the smoking of herbal cigarettes.

Earlier Event: July 13
Avenue Q
Later Event: October 23