World Premiere

Pearls

Theatre / Word
SA
Scaled unknown 1
In the search for a string of pearls, a daughter travels to her abandoned childhood home and a mother travels from Port Pirie to Paris without ever leaving Australia. Family relics abound: ashtrays, a Princess Diana jigsaw, a commode used as a table. Memories are ignited then questioned. And still the pearls cannot be found. Family fractures deepen until finally a heartbreaking, but healing, truth is revealed. Combining theatre and storytelling this is a story based on the writer's own experiences that will make you laugh, then cry, then laugh again.
Written and performed by Tracy Crisp; Directed by Ross Vosvotekas; Dramaturg: Maggie Wood

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Tracy Crisp

Tracy Crisp is a writer and performer across platforms as varied as standup, novels, storytelling and memoir. She has been a national finalist in JJJ's Raw Comedy competition; been shortlisted in the South Australian awards for literature; and recently published her second novel, Surrogate. Since returning to Adelaide from Abu Dhabi she has been a regular at Adelaide's reading and storytelling events where she is known for work that brings a potent mix of humour and poignancy to the stage.

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The Jade is set in a beautiful heritage building built in 1865. We have a welcoming & cosy front bar, chandeliar lit performance space and flower filled garden. We entertain parties and all types of artistic endeavors including live music, theatre, comedy & children's shows.

160 Flinders St, Adelaide, SA, 5000

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The Jade

160 Flinders St, Adelaide, SA, 5000

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Duration

45 min

Content Warnings

Age Suitability: M