20 - 24 February
Pariah [puh-rahy-uh] noun
1. An outcast. 2. Any person or animal that is generally despised or avoided.... more
3. A member of a low caste in southern India and Burma.
Does a word really have the power to change the course of a friendship? Funny, provocative and moving, Parah asks urgent questions about love, home and belonging.
Four friends, who could be the poster children of Malaysia, start questioning their history and identity after discovering a page of their assigned reading, Interlok, has been ripped out.
Upon investigating the source of this seemingly innocent act, they unearth a layer of politics that begins to strain their relationships. Perhaps the racial gap in today's Malaysia is much wider than they thought.
Written by Alfian Bin Sa'at. Directed by Jo Kukathas.
Parah is performed in Bahasa Malaysia with English subtitles.... less
Parking is available with lift access from car park level. Please notify the box office of any special needs when making your booking.
How To Get There
Brisbane Powerhouse is located next to New Farm Park on the banks of the Brisbane River. Street access is via the end of Lamington Street, New Farm (a continuation of James Street). If catching the ferry or CityCat it is a well-lit 200 metre riverside walk from New Farm Park CityCat jetty. Bus services 196 and 197 stop at New Farm Park. Service 199 stops on Merthyr Road within walking distance via Lamington Street. If you prefer to cycle, there are bike racks at the Stores and Turbine buildings. Taxi's will collect and drop off in the car park beside the Stores Building. There is a free taxi phone in the foyer opposite the box office. For more information on public transport please visit the Translink web site. Please note: There is limited car parking at Brisbane Powerhouse. All patrons are encouraged to catch public transport where possible. If you are travelling by car, please allow ample time to locate a car park at either Brisbane Powerhouse, New Farm Park or surrounding areas.
20 - 24 February
|Adult||$35.00||20 - 24 Feb|
|Concession||$28.00||20 - 24 Feb|
|Group||$25.00||20 - 24 Feb||Groups of 3+|
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