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Worry Warts Production

A lovely cast of Year 6 and Year 7 students have been working diligently to present this years 6/7 production of Worry Warts by Morris Gleitzman, adapted for the stage by Eva Di Cesare. Inspired by Gleitzman's humorous novel of the same name, the play explores themes of belonging, happiness and family relationships with outback Australia as a backdrop for the performance.

About the play:

What makes someone a 'Worry Wart'?

Keith Shipley's parents are not as happy as they used to be. With a recent move to Australia and financial troubles looming, Keith decides the only way to cheer up his 'misery guts' parents is to make them very, very rich. Keith has a plan and a great hunt for opals begins in the outback...

Performances will be held during Week 10 on Thursday 4 April at 7.00pm, Friday 5 April at 7.00pm and Saturday 2 April at 2.00pm.

Tickets are available from the Scotch College website. Adult $15 Child $10

Mrs Emma Cooper
Drama Teacher