Detailed Warnings for Teachers
Some adult themes, ages 15+
Drama and Theatre Studies
In its day, the Ticonderoga was one of the most dramatic and tragic true stories of our maritime history. The saga is largely forgotten as has the story of one of its heroes, the young ship’s surgeon, James William Henry Veitch, who bravely nursed many of the sick passengers back to health.
Information for Educators
The history of immigration and maritime engagement has been an important part of Australia’s journey as a nation.
ENJOY a local story of love, adventure and bravery.
ENGAGE in discussions around Australia’s history of settlement and the journeys undertaken by immigrants to Australia by sea.
RESPOND to the effectiveness and impact of a solo performance and the use of live music as part of the work.
An Education Resource Kit is available for this performance.