Ned Kelly’s Mother

Theatre (drama, historical)

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  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Description

Denied ownership of her land through endless bureaucratic delays. Arrested in place of another so police could collect the bounty. Dogged by scurrilous reporters intent on titillating readers with salacious lies and gossip. With a fierce determination to provide her children a better life, Ellen Kelly battled discrimination and did as many parents do today: working brutal hours for exhaustingly little. Encouraged by government to work, develop and improve the land for the prosperity of Australia, migrant communities suffered in poverty. Ellen lived in the shadow of her infamous outlaw son, but now her story is told.

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General venue access

  • Accessible entry: Access to box office, bar, and performance space up one flight of stairs to first floor (no lift). For this performance space: Space is up full flight of stairs and one quarter-flight of stairs up from courtyard, 25 steps in total, the main full flight approx 1m wide, and the final quarter flight approx 0.8m wide.
  • Wheelchair access type: Not fully wheelchair accessible

  • Stairs: 20+
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

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How and when to make an access booking

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  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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