Our Country's Good
Written by leading 20th and 21st Century female playwright Timberlake Wertenbaker and won her an Oliver Award at the Royal Court, where it was first staged. The play also received six Tony award nominations as well as Best New Foreign Play at
the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award.
Based on real life events and characters, follow the progress of our convicts and officers, sent on the First Fleet out to Australia. Discover with us whether theatre brings social cohesion and the birth of a new society...for better or worse, for the newcomers and indigenous peoples.