The Muriel Matters Society Inc. and Joanne Hartstone present ‘A Suffrage Soapbox’ for the 2019 Adelaide Fringe!!
Celebrating 125 years since South Australian women won the right to vote, three suffragists from last year’s award winning ‘A SOAPBOX FOR DEMOCRACY’ return to North Tce to remind us why democracy matters!
Join the leading figures of the South Australian suffrage movement for a series of inspiring speeches that shaped South Australia and inspired generations.
“I am as worthy as any man to contribute and shape my country” Mary Lee
“Never forget the hardships your sisters faced” Elizabeth Webb Nicholls
“Fairness in representation, in equality and equity for all” Catherine Helen Spence
Monologues written by Jennifer Lusk & Maggie Wood
Original Direction by Anton Schrama
Produced by Joanne Hartstone
Presented by the Muriel Matters Society Inc.
WINNER: Adelaide Fringe Best Event 2017
For more information visit: https://adelaidefringe.com.au/fringetix/a-suffrage-soapbox-af2019