GPAC's Deakin University Theatre Season

Welcome to GPAC’s 2017 Deakin University Theatre Season.

In 2017 GPAC presents a nine-show season featuring some uniquely Australian stories from many of our major companies as well as those from small to medium and independent producers.

Season packages of five or more shows are available, with best discounts when you buy the full nine-show package.

Click here to view the 2017 Theatre Season Brochure

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  • Terrain
Terrain
02 Mar- 04 Mar
Terrain transports us to Lake Eyre, the place of Australia’s inland sea: one of the few untouched natural waterways in the world. It explores the relationship of Indigenous people to country and how landscape becomes a second skin.
Terrain transports us to Lake Eyre, the place of Australia’s inland sea: one of the few untouched natural waterways in the world. It explores the re...
Terrain transports us to Lake Eyre, the place of Australia’s inland sea: one of the few untouched natural waterways in the world. It explores the re...
Terrain transports us to Lake Eyre, the place of Australia’s inland sea: one of the few untouched natural waterways in the world. It explores the re...
  • Dracula
Dracula
18 May- 20 May
Gothic horror story Dracula swoops the country in a gripping, critically-acclaimed production created by shake & stir.
Gothic horror story Dracula swoops the country in a gripping, critically-acclaimed production created by shake & stir.
Gothic horror story Dracula swoops the country in a gripping, critically-acclaimed production created by shake & stir.
Gothic horror story Dracula swoops the country in a gripping, critically-acclaimed production created by shake & stir.
  • Coranderrk
Coranderrk
01 Jun- 03 Jun
Coranderrk is about what might have been. At a Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry in 1881, the men and women of the Coranderrk Aboriginal Reserve went head-to-head with the Aboriginal Protection Board. Their goal was both simple and revolution...
Coranderrk is about what might have been. At a Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry in 1881, the men and women of the Coranderrk Aboriginal Reserve went he...
Coranderrk is about what might have been. At a Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry in 1881, the men and women of the Coranderrk Aboriginal Reserve went he...
Coranderrk is about what might have been. At a Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry in 1881, the men and women of the Coranderrk Aboriginal Reserve went he...
  • Minnie & Liraz
Minnie & Liraz
28 Jun- 01 Jul
The Autumn Road Retirement Village in Caulfield has a fiercely competitive bridge club, although with time and tide doing its inevitable work, no bridge partnership lasts for long. When Minnie Cohen loses her partner in an unfortunate swimm...
The Autumn Road Retirement Village in Caulfield has a fiercely competitive bridge club, although with time and tide doing its inevitable work, no brid...
The Autumn Road Retirement Village in Caulfield has a fiercely competitive bridge club, although with time and tide doing its inevitable work, no brid...
The Autumn Road Retirement Village in Caulfield has a fiercely competitive bridge club, although with time and tide doing its inevitable work, no brid...
  • Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday
Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday
12 Jul- 15 Jul
Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday celebrates two epic birthdays – eighteen and eighty - major transition points in adult life.
Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday celebrates two epic birthdays – eighteen and eighty - major transition points in adult life.
Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday celebrates two epic birthdays – eighteen and eighty - major transition points in adult life.
Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday celebrates two epic birthdays – eighteen and eighty - major transition points in adult life.
  • Bakersfield Mist
Bakersfield Mist
16 Aug- 19 Aug
Based on a true story, Bakersfield Mist is a comedy set in the present day.
Based on a true story, Bakersfield Mist is a comedy set in the present day.
Based on a true story, Bakersfield Mist is a comedy set in the present day.
Based on a true story, Bakersfield Mist is a comedy set in the present day.
  • Pike St
Pike St
06 Sep- 09 Sep
In the shadow of the Manhattan Bridge, a struggling family prepares to ride out the next big storm.
In the shadow of the Manhattan Bridge, a struggling family prepares to ride out the next big storm.
In the shadow of the Manhattan Bridge, a struggling family prepares to ride out the next big storm.
In the shadow of the Manhattan Bridge, a struggling family prepares to ride out the next big storm.
  • What Rhymes with Cars and Girls
What Rhymes with Cars and Girls
21 Sep- 23 Sep
What Rhymes with Cars and Girls is an intimate musical jewel that sees two lovers brought together by a conjunction of the stars and a pizza delivery gone weird.
What Rhymes with Cars and Girls is an intimate musical jewel that sees two lovers brought together by a conjunction of the stars and a pizza delivery ...
What Rhymes with Cars and Girls is an intimate musical jewel that sees two lovers brought together by a conjunction of the stars and a pizza delivery ...
What Rhymes with Cars and Girls is an intimate musical jewel that sees two lovers brought together by a conjunction of the stars and a pizza delivery ...
  • The Popular Mechanicals
The Popular Mechanicals
11 Oct- 14 Oct
First directed by Geoffrey Rush in 1987, The Popular Mechanicals holds a special place in the Australian comedic canon and is ripe for revival with a cast of our best theatrical clowns.
First directed by Geoffrey Rush in 1987, The Popular Mechanicals holds a special place in the Australian comedic canon and is ripe for revival with a ...
First directed by Geoffrey Rush in 1987, The Popular Mechanicals holds a special place in the Australian comedic canon and is ripe for revival with a ...
First directed by Geoffrey Rush in 1987, The Popular Mechanicals holds a special place in the Australian comedic canon and is ripe for revival with a ...