A journey through the dark side of the American dream, Stephen Sondheim and John Weidman’s Tony-winning musical Assassins explores the lives of nine men and women who either killed (or tried to kill) one of the Presidents of the United States. From John Wilkes Booth to Lee Harvey Oswald and beyond, the stories of our country’s most successful and would-be assassins intersect in unexpected ways, creating a powerful, yet unnervingly funny look at some of the most shocking moments in US history. Taking us on a nightmarish roller coaster ride in which assassins and would-be assassins from different historical periods meet, interact and inspire each other to harrowing acts in the name of the American Dream.
Make sure to arrive in time to purchase a cheese or dessert plate and a beverage to take into the theatre with you. You can pre-order your cheese/dessert with your ticket to ensure you don't miss out.
Friday 12 May 2023 - Sunday 28 May 2023 (UTC+11)
The Performance Space @ St Aidan's
1 Christina Street, Longueville NSW 2066