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DEADHOUSE: Tales of Sydney Morgue

The world-premiere season of the true-crime immersive theatre production, DEADHOUSE: Tales of Sydney Morgue, will take place at the Rocks Discovery Museum from 24th April to 19th May.

DEADHOUSE: Tales of Sydney Morgue will present two unique shows based on the notorious crimes of Leonard Lawson and Louisa Collins. With a cast of 11 performers across the two productions, the thrilling true stories from Sydney’s dark and murderous past will be brought to life across one sinister season.

Staged at The Rocks Discovery Museum, audience members are invited to explore the three levels of the historic 1850s sandstone building as scenes depicting the back stories of the famous crimes are played out.

Portrait of the Artist as a Murderer - 6pm and 7:30pm sessions from 24th to 28th April (except 25th Apr), and 8th to 12th May
A Poison Crown - 6pm and 7:30pm sessions from 1st to 5th May, and 15th to 19th May

Duration: 70 minutes.
Bookings via Eventbrite or purchase at the door.


Venue: The Rocks Discovery Museum, Kendall Lane, The Rocks NSW 2000
Dates: Tuesday 24 April 2018 – Saturday 19 May 2018
Bookings: https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/deadhouse-tales-of-sydney-morgue-2018-tickets-42775309101



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