Christine Anu Returns to Frankston

After the sell-out success of The Sapphires last year, Christine Anu returns to the Frankston Arts Centre to star in Rainbow’s End on 10 and 11 May.

Set in 1950’s country Australia, Rainbow’s End is a genuine ‘feel good’ night in the theatre written
by the author of Stolen, Jane Harrison, and directed by multi-award winner Craig Ilott.
Christine Anu stars alongside Lillian Crombie and Chenoa Deemal as three generations of Koori women – Nan Dear, her feisty daughter Gladys (Anu) and Dolly,
her clever teenage granddaughter – living in a shack on a flood prone riverbank.

When Gladys takes on buying the Encyclopaedia Britannica from city salesman Errol Fisher to improve Dolly’s chances, their lives take an unexpected and challenging turn.

Troy Lennon from the Daily Telegraph in Sydney wrote: “This is a warm, genuine and engaging drama that allows us to experience a neglected part of Australia’s social history.”

Tickets are on sale at the Frankston Arts Centre, by phoning 9784 1060 or online

Tickets range from $16 for Splash Card holders to $51 full adult. Presented by Riverside Productions.

Rainbow’s End
Frankston Arts Centre
Tuesday, 10 May at 8:00pm
Wednesday, 11 May at 1:00pm

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