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Dinkum Assorted – Henry Lawson Theatre
February 23, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
One event on February 23, 2019 at 8:00 pm
One event on March 1, 2019 at 8:00 pm
One event on March 2, 2019 at 8:00 pm
One event on March 8, 2019 at 8:00 pm
One event on March 9, 2019 at 8:00 pm
One event on February 23, 2019 at 2:00 pm
One event on March 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm
It’s 1942, in the small town of Warrabadanga. With the country under threat of invasion, the women workers at the Dinkum Biscuit Factory do what they can to support the war effort and cope with life while their men are away fighting. When the women hear a rumour that the factory is being closed down, they hatch an elaborate plan to keep the biscuits baking. To keep up morale (and to cover their subterfuge) they organise a concert to entertain the American troops that are stationed nearby.
A mixture of comedy, drama, dance and music, this play is a slice of Australia’s social history – giving us a glimpse into the lives of women during World War II.
EVENING PERFORMANCES 8pm
Friday 22nd February & Saturday 23rd February
Friday 1st March & Saturday 2nd March
Friday 8th March & Saturday 9th March
MATINÉE PERFORMANCES 2pm
Saturday 23rd February & Saturday 2nd March