Water

Concert or Performance

9 May 2019 to 26 May 2019

Black Swan State Theatre Company presents “Water” by Jane Bodie (World Premiere).

There is always somewhere to go, when you are free. Water follows the journey of families born at different times in Australia’s history who are united in their determination to create safe passage for their loved ones.

It begins in Western Australia in the not-too-distant future, where we meet with a once powerful politician about to celebrate his birthday at the family’s island home – a retreat from the world that has clearly seen better days.

There is no water in the taps, there are no birds in the sky and to top it off, an unexpected guest arrives for dinner. With party politics high on the agenda and questions about who is to blame for crimes against humanity, celebrations are derailed and tensions run high.

Jane Bodie is an internationally renowned, award-winning playwright whose plays have been performed from London to New York. Her latest play, “Water” searches for clarity in a past that is full of contradictions. This epic new Australian drama marks Clare Watson’s first commission as Artistic Director.

Facilities

Art & Culture Carpark Disabled access available Public Toilet Walk

Rates

From AU$25.00

Additional fees may apply

Event Times

9 May 2019 to 26 May 2019

Once Only Event

Venue

State Theatre Centre of Western Australia

174-192 William Street, Perth, 6000

Nearby Accommodation

View All
Tribe Perth

Tribe Perth

West Perth, Perth

Pagoda Resort and Spa, Como, Western Australia

Pagoda Resort and Spa

Como, South Perth

Crown Towers, Perth, Western Australia

Crown Towers

Victoria Park

Mont Clare Boutique Apartments

Mont Clare Boutique Apartments

East Perth, Perth

Mountway Holiday Apartments, Perth, Western Australia

Mountway Holiday Apartments

Perth

Rendezvous Hotel Perth Central, Western Australia

Rendezvous Hotel Perth Central

Perth