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Deckchair Theatre: a history
Thu. 17 November 2016, 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm AWST
Find out more about Deckchair Theatre and its history in Fremantle as presented by historian Kris Bizzaca. This presentation is part of the Fremantle Library Annual Meeting of Members and all are welcome, members and interested members of the public.
Thursday 17 November 2016, 6pm
A short library annual meeting of members will be followed by Kris Bizzaca's presentation.
About Kris Bizzaca
Kris Bizzaca, Western Australian consultant historian since 1998, completed her Master’s thesis on the early development of Fremantle’s heritage movement. Her history and heritage projects have included the steering committee for Fighting For Fremantle: The Fremantle Society story, City of Fremantle representative on the Library Board of Western Australia and Chair of a multi-million dollar project to digitise the J.S. Battye Library’s taped oral histories.
In 2015 Kris completed a significance assessment for the Deck Chair Theatre archives. Learn about Deck Chair and its history as she shares her investigations.
About Deckchair Theatre
After 30 remarkable years as Fremantle’s premier theatre company and producing over 100 works for local, national and international audiences, the multi-award winning Deckchair Theatre brought down the curtain for the last time in 2012.