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The John Newcombe Story
It’s 2014. Australian tennis legend John Newcombe is turning 70 and the greats of tennis are arriving at his place for a barbie. Come join the party as we take a look back at the glory days of Australian tennis through the life of this sporting icon.
Take a trip down memory lane with NEWK, our hero on the world sporting stage (don’t forget his commercials for Cinzano, Aeroguard and Life Be In It!) An absolute must-see for all tennis fans and lovers of Australian sporting history.
"An exceptional one man show"- The Toorak Times
"NEWK is a wonderful show full of memorabilia and belly laughs. You will remember things you didn't even realize you knew as you travel down one of Australia's iconistic paths."- WhatDidSheThink.Com
Date & Times:Thursday 19 August 2021, 7.30pmFriday 20 August 2021, 7.30pmSaturday 21 August 2021, 7.30pmTickets:
Under 30 $40
Group (+6) $30
CoPP Local $30 (CoPP Local Ticket only available on Opening Night)Running Time:60 mins, no intervalWhere:Gasworks TheatreLockout:Full lockout once performance has startedAccessibility:Wheelchair Accessible
Written by:Kieran CarrollDirection:Kieran CarrollProduction:Stage management & lighting by Georgia BellCast:Damian CallinanImage:Archival photo used with permission from the Newcombe family. Promotional images by David Collopy.Music:Sound design by Justin Gardam