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Q Theatre's Yellow Yellow Sometimes Blue
 

Journey back to 1950s Australia to trace the roots of Sydney’s early modernist art movement in Yellow Yellow Sometimes Blue, a new theatre work from Q Theatre, at The Joan Thursday 15 - Saturday 24 November, 2018.

In lush surrounds along the Nepean River sits the home of Gerald and Margo Lewers. It is here in the 1950s where artists from around the world converged to share ideas and establish the backbone of Australia’s modernist art movement. Inspired by the history of the home, now Penrith Regional GalleryYellow Yellow Sometimes Blue peers through the eyes of ‘the help,’ to offer a fresh take on Emu Plains in a time of great cultural change for Australia.

Yellow Yellow Sometimes Blue is the story of Iris and Leo. Two outsiders peeking in at a world of money, power and gossip as they prepare canapés and cocktails for a debaucherous gathering of Sydney’s cultural elite.

Performed by Adam Booth and Kate Worsley, designed by Katja Handt and featuring live music by cellist Me-Lee Hay, Yellow Yellow Sometimes Blueis a story of surviving and thriving as an outsider looking in.

Tickets are $55 Standard, $50 Concession or $30 for Under 30s. Bookings online at www.thejoan.com.au

THE DETAILS

What: Yellow Yellow Sometimes Blue
When: Thursday, Nov 15 2018 7:30pm
            Friday, Nov 16 2018 7:30pm
            Saturday, Nov 17 2018 2:00pm
            Saturday, Nov 17 2018 7:30pm
            Thursday, Nov 22 2018 7:30pm
            Friday, Nov 23 2018 7:30pm
            Saturday, Nov 24 2018 2:00pm
            Saturday, Nov 24 2018 7:30pm
Where: Allan Mullins Studio, Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre
Duration: 60 minutes

 

Venue: The Joan Sutherland Performing Arts Centre
Dates: Thursday 15 November 2018 – Saturday 24 November 2018
Bookings: http://thejoan.com.au/whats-on/yellow-yellow-sometimes-blue/

 

 

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