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Western Edge Youth Arts

Western Edge Youth Arts Presents Six Hours In Geelong

Western Edge Youth Arts presents: Six Hours in Geelong by the Geelong Edge Ensemble. 

 Six Hours in Geelong is a story of loss, loathing, love, and racism. A fast and funny musical ride, through cultural complexity, into the soul of a changing city. 

A true story about a group of young people, who witness an Islamophobic incident on the Melbourne to Geelong train which leads them to question their identity, friendships and sense of belonging.

Created and performed by the Geelong Edge Ensemble, a company of emerging artists from Middle Eastern, Pacifika and African backgrounds, who represent a contemporary voice for theatre in Geelong.

Creative team:

Performers: Craig Gunguta, Obi Jamshadi, Sila Toprak, Shinaya Tuari, Eto Masoka Claudine, Irene Bakulikira, Alain Bakulikira, Alphonse Mulashe, Abraham Herasan, Natalie Lucic and Rexon Pelman

Devised and written: by the Geelong Edge Ensemble, with Dave Kelman, Reuben Zalme and Dave Cuong Nguyen

Music and composition: Callum Watson

Video content: Hoang Tran Nguyen

Read feature article on Geelong Edge ensemble member Craig Gunguta here.

Six Hours in Geelong is a project of Western Edge Youth Arts, supported by: The Victorian State Department of Premier and Cabinet, Sidney Myer Fund, Geelong Community Foundation, Creative Victoria, City of Greater Geelong and Geelong Performing Arts Centre.


Ticket prices:

Adults $10
Concession/Student $5.50

Running time:
1 hr 20 mins

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


Fri, 27 Oct 2017 01:00 PM 27 Oct 01:00PM Sold out
Fri, 27 Oct 2017 07:00 PM 27 Oct 07:00PM Ended

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