Emil and the Detectives
Presented by Geelong Arts Centre
Family Magic Program 2022
Never underestimate the determination of a child!
Experience Erich Kästner’s iconic novel Emil and the Detectives jump from page to the stage in this immersive and cinematic play.
Young Emil catches a train to visit family in the big city. Something valuable is stolen, but the thief soon discovers Emil was not such an easy target. A group of quick-thinking and resourceful children rally around.
Can this bunch of kids work together to uncover and outsmart the true criminal?
In Slingsby’s signature intimate theatrical style, Emil and The Detectives is told by two skilled actors immersed in smoke and mirrors, miniature worlds and a cinematic score. Dark and light, intrigue and delight for audiences aged eight and upwards.
• By Slingsby Theatre
• Adapted for the stage by Nicki Bloom
• For children 7+ and their adults
• Contains lighting effects, haze and smoke effects
06 April 2022, 10:00 AM
- Geelong Arts Centre – Studio 4Wadawurrung Country, 81 Ryrie Street Geelong VIC 3220
- Adult: $32.00
- Child: $22.00
- Other/More Information: $25.00Group 6+
- Change room facilities
- Seating/viewing areas
- Toilets available
- Undercover areas
- Wheelchair accessible
Geelong Arts Centre
Phone: 1300 251 200
Associated organisation: Geelong Arts Centre