Marjorie Unravelled - Tasmania's Fantabulous Edna is a new musical, written by Stella Kent and directed by Matt Taylor, telling the colourful life and times of Marjorie Bligh — Tasmanian icon, domestic goddess, pioneer recycler, author and housewife superstar. Marjorie is sometimes referred to as the inspiration behind Edna Everage!
We have joined with the Launceston Players to bring a special event marking this world premiere performance. Join us on Thursday September 9th at 5:45pm for a special pre-show Gala Cocktail Party to toast the world premiere performance of this musical that celebrates the extraordinary life story of Marjorie Bligh, Tasmania’s domestic goddess from Campbell Town. Come, meet and chat with Marjorie Unravelled playwright Stella Kent and composer Karlin Love; director Matt Taylor; and author Danielle Wood, who penned Superstar Housewife, the biography of Bligh, published in 2011.
Tickets are on sale now, so be sure to book your place before they sell out.
Are you a TVWF Member?
Check your inbox! We've sent you a special member discount code. Then, simply visit the Theatre North website, select the September 9th 5:45pm show, type in your TVWF member code and click on the red tick icon. Wait for the page to refresh and your member discount will be applied. Follow the prompts to finalise your purchase.
Kickstarting our pop-up festival: Word of Mouth
The Gala Cocktail Party pre-show event and world premiere of Marjorie Unravelled will herald the start of our exciting Word of Mouth festival, running September 9-11. We will be in contact again soon with the full program of events, so keep an eye on your inbox and be sure to mark the dates in your diary.