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Neighbourhood Watch

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A big hit in Sydney when it premiered at Belvoir in 2011, Neighbourhood Watch is actually set in Melbourne, in Kew, just down the street from where playwright Lally Katz used to live

It's about the octogenarian Ana, her German Shepherd Bella, and a twenty-something neighbour called Catherine. In a series of artfully described reminiscences, Ana introduces her young companion ‑ Catherine, not Bella ‑ to a world of hardship and violence: the war-torn Hungary of Ana's youth.

Director Simon Stone reunites with Robyn Nevin as Ana, Charlie Garber, Megan Holloway and Kris McQuade.

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Neighbourhood Watch details

Sumner Theatre
140 Southbank Blvd, Southbank 3006

Telephone 03 8688 0800

Price $33.00 to $105.00

Date 17 Mar 2014-26 Apr 2014

Open Various

Director: Simon Stone

Cast: Robyn Nevin, Charlie Garber, Megan Holloway, Kris McQuade

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