Belvoir presents Life of Galileo
Belvoir St Theatre
25 Belvoir Street
Surry Hills NSW 2010
3rd August 2019 to 15th September 2019
6:30pm to 9:00pm
By Bertholt Brecht. Adapted by Tom Wright
Directed by Eamon Flack
Belvoir will present Brecht's classic play of truth, lies and science, with the great Colin Friels starring as the revolutionary scientist in Life of Galileo. Belvoir St Theatre will be completely re-configured in the round with a full re-design and construction exclusively for this remarkable production.
Directed by the 2019 Helpmann Award nominated Belvoir Artistic Director Eamon Flack (Counting and Cracking), Life of Galileo is a portrait of a man who realises the entire system is based on lies - and his back down when the forces of money and orthodoxy threaten him. Has the great Galileo betrayed science and the future? Or has he just found a more subtle way of speaking truth to power?
The story of one man's lonely and heroic stand against the forces of authority, Life of Galileo is an eerily prescient and unmissable play about the tensions between the pursuit of knowledge, and the power of official ideology.
|27th August 2019||6:30pm to 9:00pm|
|28th August 2019||6:30pm to 9:00pm|
|29th August 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|30th August 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|31st August 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|1st September 2019||5:00pm to 7:00pm|
|3rd September 2019||6:30pm to 9:00pm|
|4th September 2019||6:30pm to 9:00pm|
|5th September 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|6th September 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|7th September 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|8th September 2019||5:00pm to 7:00pm|
|10th September 2019||6:30pm to 9:00pm|
|11th September 2019||6:30pm to 9:00pm|
|12th September 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|13th September 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|14th September 2019||7:30pm to 10:00pm|
|15th September 2019||5:00pm to 7:00pm|
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