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19 weeks

19 weeks

Event Date: 13 September 2018 to 22 September 2018

In 2016, playwright Emily Steel had a termination after her baby was diagnosed with Down Syndrome. This is her story. It's sad and funny, familiar and surprising, not self-righteous or guilt-ridden but complex and truthful. Come sit by the pool, put your feet in the water, and listen.

Winner of the Melbourne Fringe Tour Ready Award (Adelaide Fringe 2018),
the Jill Blewett Playwright's Award (Adelaide Festival Awards for Literature 2018) and
the Best Theatre Award (Adelaide Fringe 2017).

“a shimmering, translucent performance” The Advertiser 2018
"an amazing theatrical experience" Seesaw 2018
“We leave, changed. This is what theatre is about.” Glam Adelaide 2017

Performed by Tiffany Lyndall Knight. 2018 touring production directed by Nescha Jelk, with music by Josh Belperio. Original 2017 production directed by Daisy Brown.

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