Detailed Warnings for Teachers
Moderate language and adult content, ages 15+
Drama and Theatre Studies
VCE Theatre Studies Unit 4 Playlist
Lamb is a new Australian play full of lyrical longing and humour. It is a story of the land, and of lies told and secrets kept to protect those we love – and to stop them from leaving us.
Information for Educators
Told with subtlety and humour, Lamb spans 40 years, telling an intimate story of one family and rural life.
ENJOY the honest portrayal of family life and the rivalries and accomplishments of siblings.
ENGAGE in an Australian text which is complimented by live music onstage, written by Mark Seymour (Hunters & Collectors)
RESPOND to the performance with personal experiences of family challenges and stories. Students can parallel their own experiences to those experienced by the siblings – Annie, Kathleen and Patrick.
An Education Resource Kit is available for this performance.
There is a Post-Show Q&A after the performance.
Acting Masterclasses are available upon request for school bookings.