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Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
Brontë’s gothic tale of a spirited orphan in search of love, family and a sense of belonging, returns to QPAC this June.
Witness one of the most iconic pieces of English literature retold in a stunning, critically acclaimed adaptation from the nationally-renowned shake & stir theatre co (A Christmas Carol, Animal Farm, Dracula).
Following a childhood spent suffering at the hands of her cruel Aunt, Jane finds employment at Thornfield Hall – the impressive yet mysterious home of Edward Rochester. As Jane and Rochester become inexplicably drawn to each other, the dark secrets locked within the walls of Thornfield start to unravel forcing Jane on a heart-wrenching journey toward truth and freedom.
Featuring original music, written by multi-ARIA Award winner Sarah McLeod – Jane Eyre will set a fire blazing in your soul.
“Another shake & stir production destined for hit status.” Stage Whispers
“Nelle Lee was superb as Jane Eyre.” The Courier-Mail
“shake & stir’s Jane Eyre – hottest ticket in town!” Absolute Theatre
“shake & stir's Jane Eyre is a blazing success. It will make you think, it will make you feel and it will give you hope.” Broadway World
Featuring Julian Garner, Nelle Lee, Jodie le Vesconte and Sarah McLeod
Swings Maddison Burridge, Hilary Harrison, Nick James
Co-Adaptors Nelle Lee and Nick Skubij
Director Michael Futcher
Creative Producers Ross Balbuziente and Nick Skubij
Designer Josh McIntosh
Composer Sarah McLeod
Lighting Designer Jason Glenwright
Additional Music and Sound Designer Guy Webster
Jane Eyre contains adult themes, simulated violence and supernatural elements and will feature strobe, loud music and fire/smoke/haze effects.
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Presented by shake & stir and QPAC
Proudly supported by Restart Investment to Sustain and Expand (RISE) Fund – an Australian Government initiative.
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