Queensland Theatre Company Adapted for the stage by Helen Howard and Michael Futcher Pirates, buried treasure, sword fights, treasure maps, muskets! Join twelve year old Jim Hawkins on his hunt for buried treasure. But watch out . . . . there are double-crossing pirates all around, led by the notorious Long John Silver. Will Jim make it from his home in a small seaside village to the mysterious Treasure Island? Queensland Theatre Company and Matrix Theatre bring you this classic children’s story, in a new adaptation with sixteen characters and two actors. A magical coming of age story, and the original classic pirate tale, Treasure Island explores themes of adventure and escapism, coming of age, role models and overcoming fears. A magical theatrical experience for the whole family. Director: Michael Futcher Designer: Josh McIntosh Composer: Phil Slade Suitable for families (Dads will love it), children aged 8 years and older. Show Duration: 50mins no interval Performances Tue 21st Aug 12.30pm & 6.30pm Wed 22nd Aug 10.30am & 12.30pm Thur 23rd Aug 10.30am & 12.30pm Tickets* All $25 Inspirations Subscribers $20 (Subscribe to four or more Inspirations shows and save!) *Fees & charges may apply Please contact the box office or visit the website to book online.
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