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The Suit

The Suit

State Theatre Company of South Australia are thrilled to host the exclusive Australian premiere of the great director Peter Brook’s latest production The Suit created in collaboration with his long-term creative partner Marie-Hélène Estienne and Franck Krawczyk.

Based on the original novel The Suit, written by Can Themba and banned in his native South Africa during the apartheid era, the production, which premiered in Paris, has since enthralled audiences and played to sell-out houses around the world. It will be the first English-language production by Brook to visit Adelaide since the legendary The Mahabharata came to the Adelaide Festival 25 years ago.

Revenge is a dish best served cold, but it’s also one that can eat you alive — and the people you love. In the dusty heat of a 1950s South African township, a young worker returns home to find his wife in bed with her lover. The lover escapes, leaving behind his suit. In revenge, the betrayed husband instructs his wife to treat the suit as an honoured house guest. The suit becomes a constant and painful reminder of her infidelity and, through its presence, tension erupts, sorrow abides and the couple’s inability to heal is invoked. How long can she endure this cruel and pitiless punishment?

When: 1 - 12 October 2014
Where: State Theatre Company of South Australia, Adelaide Railway Station, Adelaide

 

from $560pp*

The Suit Package (two nights)

  • return economy airfares to Adelaide
  • 2 nights accommodation in a Premier One Bedroom Apartment at Adina Treasury Apartment Hotel
  • Please ensure you select 'The Suit Packages - State Theatre Company' as your hotel in the booking path
  • Ticket to The Suit at the State Theatre of South Australia (Saturday 8pm performance)
  • Drink voucher for The Bistro, Dunstan Playhouse
  • The Suit Program
  • Other dates and times of performances to see the The Suit during your stay in Adelaide are available. To request to change your booking from the Saturday 8pm performance, please contact Virgin Australia Holidays on 13 15 16. Requests will be granted subject to availability
  • ADD a Grand Barossa Valley tour from AUD$140pp (remember to select under Tours and Activities in the booking path)
  • Redeem a minimum 4,000 Velocity Points for your holiday: Easy to Earn, Easy to Spend!

On sale until 20 Sep 2014. Travel 03/10/14 - 05/10/14, 04/10/14 - 06/10/14, 10/10/14 - 12/10/14

from $634pp*

The Suit Package (three nights)

  • return economy airfares to Adelaide
  • 3 nights accommodation in a Premier One Bedroom Apartment at Adina Treasury Apartment Hotel
  • Please ensure you select 'The Suit Packages - State Theatre Company' as your hotel in the booking path
  • Ticket to The Suit at the State Theatre of South Australia (Saturday 8pm performance)
  • Drink voucher for The Bistro, Dunstan Playhouse
  • The Suit Program
  • Other dates and times of performances to see the The Suit during your stay in Adelaide are available. To request to change your booking from the Saturday 8pm performance, please contact Virgin Australia Holidays on 13 15 16. Requests will be granted subject to availability
  • ADD a Grand Barossa Valley tour from AUD$140pp (remember to select under Tours and Activities in the booking path)
  • Redeem a minimum 4,000 Velocity Points for your holiday: Easy to Earn, Easy to Spend!

On sale until 20 Sep 2014. Travel 03/10/14 - 06/10/14

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