Event In The Family
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Venue St Martins Youth Arts Centre, South Yarra, VIC
First Date 1 August 2006
Opening Date 1 August 2006
Last Date 5 August 2006
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Description In 2004 Postive Women Victoria commissioned Graham Pitts to write a play based on interviews with its members. Women from rural areas, aboriginal women, women from CALD (Culutrally and Linguistically Diverse) communites and those who had been living with the virus for a long time were some of the members invited to share their stories. The stories of partners and families who live with HIV positive women were also included. The aims was to provide HIV positive women with a forum in which their voices, their stories could be told in their own words, They also understood the potential for creat
Description Source Other
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Subjects HIV/AIDS
Women's Issues
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Robyn Arthur Actor
Sally Cooper Actor
Anne Phelan Actor
Greg Stone Actor
Sonya Suares Actor
Alison Whyte Actor
Anne Wood Actor
Terence O'Connell Director
Graham Pitts Playwright
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Data Source
Source Description
Newsletter
Event Identifier 69112