Thursday, 6 September 2012

Artist's talk: Sally Richardson on Sonya Hartnett's The Ghost's Child

      Artist's talk    

Sally Richardson

Writer / Director / Producer


Sonya Hartnett's novel The Ghost's Child

and the process of adapting the book for the stage.

Winner of the 2008 Australian Young Adult Book of the Year Award, The Ghost's Child is an allegorical fable asking powerful questions about the worth of life and the power of love.

An exploration of independence and identity, Sally’s adaptation for stage invites consideration of how we live our lives, and reflects upon the nature of beauty, self, love, and the quality of happiness.

Friday 14th September at 6pm

INQB8 Centre for Contemporary Art
Ormsby Tce, Mandurah

To book your seat at this FREE TALK

phone 95503230  or email

This FREE TALK is co-presented by the Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, National Year of Reading, INQB8 Centre for Contemporary Art and Mandurah Libraries.

The SHOW premieres at The Mandurah Performing Arts Centre from Friday 28th September – Friday 5th October.  Suitable age 10+. Full details here.

The BOOK is available to borrow from Mandurah Libraries.

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