The Conference of the Birds

12 November 2019 - 15 November 2019

In a highly theatrical adaptation of Farid ud-Din Attar’s poem, storytelling, movement, music combine to riveting effect.

The Conference of the Birds

Based on the poem by Farid ud-Din Attar. Stage version by Peter Brook and Jean-Claude Carriere.
An Amateur Production BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL, EXCLUSIVE REPRESENTATIVE OF THE DRAMATIC PUBLISHING COMPANY of Woodstock, Illinois

In a highly theatrical adaptation of Farid ud-Din Attar’s poem, storytelling, movement, music combine to riveting effect. This production has successfully played the Malthouse Theatre, Chapel off Chapel and the Adelaide Fringe Festival,  where school audiences thrilled to the piece.

School excursion age suitability: Secondary Years 7-12 (ages 12+)

Length: 60 mins approx. + Talkback (Matinees only)

Tuesday 12 November, 1:00pm & 6:30pm
Wednesday 13 November, 10:30am & 1:00pm
Thursday 14 November, 10:30am, 1:00pm & 6:30pm
Friday 15 November, 10:30am

 

GUILD THEATRE, 1st FLOOR UNION HOUSE, UNIVERSITY OF MELBOURNE, PARKVILLE

Access from Swanston Street or Royal Parade, please allow plenty of time to walk to Union House and find the theatre.

School Excursion Tickets - call (03) 8199 8344  to book:

Matinees $11 per student, free teacher per 10 paid (max 2)

Evenings $14 per student, free teacher per 10 paid (max 2)

General Admission Tickets - online bookings only

Matinees $17, Evenings $21 (+ booking fee)