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Umbrella Productions and Events: Driftwood – The Musical
22 May @ 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm AEST
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until 28 May 2022
An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until 28 May 2022
An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until 28 May 2022
Driftwood – The Musical is the inspirational story of the renowned Austrian/Australian sculptor Karl Duldig and his artist/inventor wife, Slawa Horowitz-Duldig. It follows their lives in pre-war Vienna, Slawa’s ingenious invention of the foldable umbrella, and an incredible chain of events after miraculously escaping the Holocaust and rebuilding their careers as artists in Melbourne.
Directed by Wesley Enoch AM and Starring Tania de Jong AM, Anton Berezin, Fem Belling, Sara Reed and Troy Sussman, this production has been adapted for the stage by award-winning playwright Jane Bodie with musical direction and composition by Anthony Barnhill.