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Fabulous fun family activity

Loved the play. Very interactive and a great history lesson that is filled with humour. Only thing... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
bronm2018
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Launceston, Australia
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A brilliant performance

I was tired after a busy day on a group tour when I attended this wonderful entertainment. Our tour... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
John B
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Loved the play. Very interactive and a great history lesson that is filled with humour. Only thing I suggest is make sure you book dinner before hand due to limited places available when the show finishes. Great for young and old, no age limit as...More

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Reviewed 3 days ago

We were told about this show at the information centre, and it sounded like fun. Only 2 actors, and they had to build the set (the ship) as they went through the show. As other reviewers have mentioned, audience participation was all part of the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was tired after a busy day on a group tour when I attended this wonderful entertainment. Our tour director recommended the play, but few of our group took her suggestion. They missed a treat! The nearly full house played its part in the interaction...More

1  Thank John B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This play was recommended to us by the staff off the tourist centre and It turned out to be one of the most brilliant recommendations we have ever been given. It is a simple, funny, informative play of some 75 minutes duration performed by two...More

1  Thank Terry B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You must go and participate in this play quite funny where these two lively actors involve several spectators. Very funny way of telling the true story of some convicts who escaped by using a ship that was just about to be finished building. This is...More

1  Thank Didier_h_84
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A must do after the cruise to hear the end of the story presented as part of the Island visit. Great venue blankets provided. The actors were enthusiastic and it was an amusing presentation. We bought our tickets at information booth prior to performance but...More

1  Thank Sue K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A true convict story, the play consists of two main actors who are talented, witty, awesome at improvisation and along with audience participation makes it hilarious, I was in stitches from laughter... My husband and children were called up to play a few of the...More

1  Thank Footprints698541
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great fun, heaps of laughs and audience participation. The show is timed well to slot between beer o'clock and dinner.

1  Thank John M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Such a fun and informative play, don’t miss out great for everyone. Blankets and hot water bottles provided!

1  Thank Tanys B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This was an absolute riot of audience participation...nothing arduous...laughs aplenty. A true story told with hilarity. Doesn't matter where you sit you're sure to participate someway or another. Thankful to my fellow Qld friends for advising us to see the play. Rug up as it...More

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tooraphil
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Judy J
4 March 2018|
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I think the question has been answered. I hope you enjoy it as much as we did. I probably would not have gone to see it if not friends recommending it.
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Kesa56
26 February 2018|
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Response from mytimenow2011 | Reviewed this property |
Just pay at the door. Try and get there early. They will do their best to find you a seat but we did see people being turned away at the last minute as the venue was full. Great show. Make the effort to see it.
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