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With Fire in her Heart: The Edith Cowan Story
4 February 2021 @ 6:45 pm - 8:00 pm
An event every day that begins at 6:45 pm, repeating until 7 February 2021
One event on 30 January 2021 at 3:45 pm
With Fire in her Heart: The Edith Cowan Story celebrates the remarkable life of Edith Cowan, the first woman elected to the Australian parliament. This year marks the centennial of Edith’s achievements in Australian politics and this wonderful play brings to life her remarkable story. From her early life growing up near Geraldton, dealing with death and loss to a trail-blazing career as a social reformer, Edith worked tirelessly for the rights and welfare of woman and children. Don’t miss this uniquely West Australian story.
Writer: Trevor Todd (WIR, PCWC 2013)
Director: Gabrielle Metcalf
Please note: All evening sessions will be held in the Biology room at Perth Girls’ School. The afternoon session on 30 January will be held in the Home Economics Room and will be wheelchair accessible.