Monkey Baa is creating a new 1-hour theatre work based on Randa Abdel-Fattah’s inspiring novel, Where the Streets Had a Name.
Throughout 2017 we are engaging creative artists, school students, educators and Palestinian community representatives to explore how people respond to catastrophic events and how family can reorganise itself to survive. This will bring us closer to the heart of Randa’s story, and deepen the authenticity of the production.
Where the Streets Had a Name will premiere at Riverside Theatres Parramatta in August 2017, followed by performances in September at Lendlease Darling Quarter Theatre (LLDQT) in Sydney. Audiences at both venues will comprise school students from a range of cultural and ethnic backgrounds from right across Sydney.
This story reflects not only Randa’s...More