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Jasper Jones

August 31, 2018 12:00 am - 11:59 pm

Somewhere between Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird and classic movie Stand by Me, Kate Mulvany’s adaptation of Craig Silvey’s novel, Jasper Jones, is a bittersweet, joyous coming-of-age yarn, set in a community where every weatherboard house hides a dark secret, brought to Brisbane by Queensland Theatre. Charlie Bucktin lives in a tiny, insignificant bush town where nothing happens. Nothing, that is, until the town’s very own Huckleberry Finn – the light-fingered and dark-skinned Jasper Jones – stumbles upon a gruesome crime out by the dam. Who else would he call on for help but the sharpest kid around? A midnight tap at Charlie’s window sparks a race to solve a murder and clear Jasper’s name. Tickets are available here.


Event Details

Start: August 31, 2018Time: 12:00 am
Ends: August 31, 2018Time: 11:59 pm


Queensland Theatre
(07) 3010 7600


Playhouse Theatre, QPAC: Grey Street & Melbourne Street
South Brisbane,Queensland4101Australia