The Long Forgotten Dream

You can’t bury the past

Inspired by true stories of the repatriation of stolen bones, Ngarrindjeri writer H Lawrence Sumner’s play is a sweeping family story. The work examines 4 generations of history in a rural community.

Jeremiah Tucker is a man looking for peace. His daughter Simone is an archaeologist looking for bones. Her great-grandfather just wants to be buried where he belongs. Together, they will uncover the past’s brutal secrets as well as hope for a way forward.

Set on the windswept coastline of South Australia’s Coorong region, The Long Forgotten Dream is a deeply human story. The play weaves together wry humour, poetic imagery and a captivating array of richly drawn characters. There’s even a little magic. Together, it promises a wonderful night in the theatre.

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When

Mondays and Tuesdays, 6.30pm to 8.30pm
Wednesdays to Saturdays, 8pm to 10pm

Monday 23 July to Saturday 25 August 2018

Wednesdays 1pm and Saturdays 2pm

Cost

Saturday evening: $120.00
Adult: $109.00
Seniors cardholder: $99.00
Concession: $89.00
Under 30: $83.00
Preview: $83.00
Group bookings (10+): $92.00

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Accessibility services

  • Mobility access
  • Hearing loop

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