Classic Australian plays. Live music. Happy Hour.

Three of your favourite local theatre companies (HotHouse Theatre, Albury-Wodonga Theatre Company and The Other Theatre Company) unite to present a series of classic Australian playreadings on lazy Sunday afternoons.

Arrive early for Happy Hour and relax with a drink and some excellent music courtesy of the Murray Conservatorium. On Sunday 10 July be entertained by guitarist, Tony Smith.

Sunday Best #3
When the Rain Stops Falling

By Andrew Bovell

Director Darby Quinlivan – Acclaimed Australian writer Andrew Bovell (Lantana, stage adaptation of Secret River) has created an
intricate, multi-layered story that spans four generations and two continents. When the Rain Stops Falling explores patterns of betrayal, abandonment, destruction, forgiveness and love. This award winning drama unfolds with humanity, surprising humour and hope, as the past plays out into the future.


Cleveland Shaw               Henry Law, 40/Gabriel York, 50
Tanya Harvey                  Elizabeth Law, 30
Christine Duff                 Elizabeth Law, 60
Andrew Wighton            Gabriel Law, 28/Andrew Price, 28
Laura Sheridan               Gabrielle York, 24
Karen Hicks                     Gabrielle York, 50
George Pender                Joe Ryan, 50

Performance rights for When The Rain Stops Falling are exclusively licenced by HLA Management Pty Ltd, PO Box 1536, Strawberry Hills NSW 2012 ([email protected])


Sunday 10 July

Live music and happy hour from 2pm

Reading from 3pm


$10 per person

“Sad, exquisite, a beautiful play”

“Bovell’s hypnotic, poetic use of language and his unusual plotting structure make for a gloriously written and gripping script that is dramatically unpredictable and yet piercingly beautiful”

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