The Noongar Shakespeare Project

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The Noongar Shakespeare Project

Date: 11 July 2018
Start Time: 7.00 pm
End Time: 8.30 pm
Venue Details:

Joondalup Art Gallery

4/48 Central Walk,


Map and Directions
  • Adults (A$10.00)
  • Concession (A$8.00)

Yirra Yaakin will continue to translate Shakespeare’s Sonnets into the Noongar language and provide an innovative new learning platform for the understanding and appreciation of Noongar language, Shakespeare’s sonnets and culture. This project includes the creative development undertaken by the company, in partnership with Bell Shakespeare, in the translation and adaptation of Macbeth into the Noongar language. In 2018 the chosen sonnets will focus on women.

Duration of performance: 15 minutes followed by a Q and A session with the cast

The performance will be followed by a talk by Sharyn Egan on the curation of Joondalup Boorungur with refreshments.

Presented by two performers
Suitable for Adults and Youth