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Illustration by Benjamin Wuest.

Lucky Country

Lisa Evans, playwright


44 pgs. 4 female

Originally produced by Theatre of Fact, UK, in 1990.

Run Time: 75 minutes

Audience Recommendation: 13+


Set in Australia, this is a story of two stolen Aboriginal children (children of the ‘lucky country’),  the theft of their land, and of their culture. Despite being separated from her people, her land, and, most devastatingly, her mother, Kiah learns to navigate the strange new world she is taken to. Through adversity Kia manages to save her friend Leila and find her mother.

Classroom Reading Fee: $50 per classroom, per semester
Amateur/Educational Royalty Fee: $75 per performance
Professional Royalty Fee: please inquire for a quote
The royalty fee includes permission to make copies of the perusal script for your cast.

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