Directed by Hunter Wall
Written by Tom Wright adapted from Joan Lindsay’s Novel
15-29 June 2024
For a group of Australian schoolgirls, a romantic Valentine’s Day outing ends in an intriguing mystery. What has happened to the three seniors and the mathematics teacher on top of the jagged peaks of Hanging Rock? Based on the Joan Lindsay runaway bestseller, this exciting play explores a baffling disappearance which takes its toll on a small community in the Australian countryside. Who is responsible for the crime? Picnic at Hanging Rock invites its viewers to examine the people of Woodend and the consequences of their actions.
Picnic at Hanging Rock is presented by arrangement with Origin Theatrical on behalf of Nick Hern Books www.origintheatrical.com.au