The Weekend Edition - Sleep In. Slow Down. Enjoy.

Search the Event Guide
Lysa and the Freeborn Dames Lysa and the Freeborn Dames Lysa and the Freeborn Dames Lysa and the Freeborn Dames
Theatre

Lysa and the Freeborn Dames


Date & Time

July 21 2018 ‐ August 11 2018 , Various sessions
Add to Google Calendar

Location

La Boite Theatre
Level 5, The Works, 6-8 Musk Avenue, Kelvin Grove

Website

Lysa and the Freeborn Dames

Elsewhere

Tickets

$30–$60 available through QTIX



Lysa and the Freeborn Dames is Aristophanes crossed with a girl group power-ballad served with a plate of your Grandma’s best CWA scones.

In a small rural town, somewhere in Australia, it doesn’t matter what kind of person you are – it matters what team you barrack for. The War Weekender is the social event of the year, where local towns unite in the ultimate battle – a football game and mighty booze-fest. In Lysa’s small town, the 2017 War Weekender changes everything. Held on the 21st of January, the day women all over the world amassed to protest a Trump-led free world, Lysa rallies the women in surrounding towns to stage an epic protest in solidarity with their international sisters and allies. The thing is, only three girls show up…

Led by a fierce female chorus of women who fling us through the past in order to prove that the future really is female, Claire Christian’s fury-fuelled dramedy is inspired by the original battle of the sexes, Aristophanes’ Lysistrata.




Suggested Events Reads

Sweet Charity
Theatre

Sweet Charity

24 Jan - 10 Feb 2019
A Conversation on Narcos
Theatre

A Conversation on Narcos

26 Jul 2019
Deadly 60 Down Under
Theatre

Deadly 60 Down Under

4 Jan 2019
Faulty Towers The Original Dining Experience at The Brisbane Golf Club
Food Theatre

Faulty Towers The Original Dining Experience at The Brisbane Golf Club

10 May 2019


back to top