• Image: The Bleeding Tree
GPAC's 2018 Deakin University Theatre Season

The Bleeding Tree


By Angus Cerini

In a dirt-dry town in rural Australia, a shot shatters the still night. A mother and her daughters have just welcomed home the man of the house with a bullet. The only issue now is disposing of the body. Triggered into thrilling motion by an act of revenge, The Bleeding Tree is an Australian murder ballad blown up for the stage, with three strong women fighting back. Throughout, Cerini is writing is powerfully lyrical, bracingly funny and a highly original take on Australian gothic.

From the pen of Victorian playwright Angus Cerini, The Bleeding Tree premiered at Griffin Theatre Company in 2015. It immediately earned praise as a great and complex production (The Australian) and went on to win three Helpmann Awards for Best Play, Best Direction and Best Female Actor. 

logo prestige jayco 

Buy Tickets


Drama Theatre
Geelong Performing Arts Centre,
50 Little Malop St, Geelong


Wed, 23 May 2018 08:00 PM 23 May 08:00PM Buy Tickets
Thu, 24 May 2018 08:00 PM 24 May 08:00PM Buy Tickets
Fri, 25 May 2018 08:00 PM 25 May 08:00PM Buy Tickets
Sat, 26 May 2018 01:00 PM 26 May 01:00PM Buy Tickets
Sat, 26 May 2018 08:00 PM 26 May 08:00PM Buy Tickets

You might also like

  • 1200x6
Johnny Cash the Concert
12th May 18
Award winning and highly acclaimed Australian country singer Daniel Thompson and Golden Guitar winning, Telecaster picking, Australian country music legend Stuie French, along with their powerhouse backing band, The Tennessee Express are excited to bring

Box Office

Event Search Filter
Advanced Event Search Filter


Monday - Friday:    9:00am - 5:00pm
Saturday:                   10:00am - 1:00pm
Other Times:       One hour prior to show

During box office opening hours
Phone:     (03) 5225 1200
Fax:          (03) 5225 1234
In Person: 50 Little Malop St, Geelong
Online: www.gpac.org.au
Or Request Information via Email

Phone Bookings
To make a booking over the phone, please have your credit card ready (charges apply)

GPAC is the only combined outlet for Ticketek and Ticketmaster in Geelong. For tickets to the latest concerts and sporting events visit our box office in person for over-the-counter sales (Counter bookings only). If you would like to purchase tickets online then visit www.ticketek.com.au or at www.ticketmaster.com.au.