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The Shoe-Horn Sonata

5 Aug 2022 - 13 Aug 2022
Allegro Theatre Co. Inc.

VDL Awards Entry: 2022

Author: John Misto

Director: Jessica Feeby

Genre: Drama

Agent: Origin Theatrical


Written by John Misto, the play investigates the impacting journey two young women were forced to face, spending 1287 days in captivity in a Sumatran war camp during the second world war. The play explores the retelling of their stories through a television interview 50 years after the event. Bridie (Military nurse) and Sheila (traveling civilian caught up in war ) share advice, happy and traumatic experiences with deep feelings. Set two is in the motel room that the women share where evident tensions prevail.


Start Date: 5 Aug 2022

End Date: 13 Aug 2022

Performance Times:

7:00pm on:

  • Fri 5th Aug 2022
  • Sat 6th Aug 2022
  • Fri 12th Aug 2022
  • Sat 13th Aug 2022

Ticket Prices:

$25 Adult

Bookings: trybooking

Theatre: Allegro Theatre Company

Theatre Address:

St. Andrew's Uniting Church
6 Piper Street

Other Information:

Unassigned seating. Doors open at 6.30