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Published on Jul 16, 2012
http://www.deckchairtheatre.com.au Actor Christie Sistrunk talks about playing John Curtin's wife, in this inspiring playing about John Curtin and his toughest battle in life, before becoming Prime Minister of Australia.
If you would like to see the play, you can book tickets through: http://www.deckchairtheatre.com.au Phone: +61 8 9430 4771 Season: 19 July - 5 August, 2012 Venue: Now changed to PICA, Perth Cultural Centre, James St Northbridge
About the play: Witness backroom wheeling and dealing in this engrossing political thriller as John Curtin fights Labor Party hacks and personal demons to reclaim his ideals and secure his future.
Set against the background of what seemed like the imminent collapse of the entire global economic system, The Fremantle Candidate is a witty and heart-warming story of a man rising from the ashes to start again.
For more on John Curtin, visit the John Curtin Prime Ministerial Library website at http://john.curtin.edu.au/ or pop in and visit the friendly staff.