The Cherry Orchard


This September Kill Your Darlings’ book club is jumping off the screen and onto the stage in a special partnership with Melbourne Theatre Company, celebrating the staging of Helpmann Award-winning director Simon Stone’s anticipated adaptation of The Cherry Orchard.

You’re invited to an exclusive, invitation-only conversation with Assistant Director Zoey Dawson and MTC’s Literary Director Chris Mead, hosted by KYD contributor and Age theatre critic Rebecca Harkins-Cross. They’ll discuss the fascinating trials and tribulations of reinventing a Russian classic for a modern-day audience. You’re then welcome to stay on for a performance of The Cherry Orchard and tickets can be purchased now at a special, KYD book club discount.

When: Friday September 6th, 6.30pm-7:30pm

Where: Southbank Theatre, 140 Southbank Boulevard, Southbank

How much: Tickets are free but limited. Please RSVP to [email protected]  with the subject heading ‘Cherry Orchard book club’, providing your name and contact details.

Special offer: Whether you’re planning to attend the book club or not, you can access special priced tickets. Simply use the codeword DARLINGS when booking for performances on 6 and 7 September and you’ll get A-Reserve tickets for $33!

Hope to see you there!