The Silent Anzac

Sun 6 November 2022
2:00 pm 4:00 pm
Hawthorn Arts Centre

360 Burwood Road
Hawthorn VIC 3122

Cost
$45
$35 concession/pensioner/student/child
11/06/2022 2:00 pm 11/06/2022 4:00 pm The Silent Anzac The show explores the trials and tribulations of a family during WW1, both at the front and at home. Depicting characters and events from the opening of the Gallipoli campaign to the final months of the war on the Western Front, the show is based on true stories and explores the tragedy of war and the forging of the ANZAC legend. Experience the emotional highs and lows of the shows characters including 'The Soldier', 'The Girl' and 'The Mother'. The stories are based on a real family and the experiences typical of many families during WW1. An exhibition of memorabilia, stories and commemorations will be available for viewing in the foyer. Members of the public are invited to submit their own family’s story or experience of war and their personal commemorations for this exhibition. , City of Boroondara [email protected] Australia/Melbourne public

Event details

The show explores the trials and tribulations of a family during WW1, both at the front and at home. Depicting characters and events from the opening of the Gallipoli campaign to the final months of the war on the Western Front, the show is based on true stories and explores the tragedy of war and the forging of the ANZAC legend.

Experience the emotional highs and lows of the shows characters including 'The Soldier', 'The Girl' and 'The Mother'. The stories are based on a real family and the experiences typical of many families during WW1.

An exhibition of memorabilia, stories and commemorations will be available for viewing in the foyer. Members of the public are invited to submit their own family’s story or experience of war and their personal commemorations for this exhibition.

Category
Talks & interest groups
History and heritage