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STELLA: The Miles Franklin Story

STELLA is a new Aussie musical in development by composer/lyricist Monique diMattina, telling the extraordinary life story of Australian author Stella Miles Franklin.

Tix available now to three workshop performances of the script/music – Jazzlab Brunswick, Friday 6 October (7.30pm), Saturday 7 October (7.30pm) and Sunday 8 October (2.30pm), featuring Alma Zygier in the title role and an all star cast including Xani Kolac, Esther Henderson, Fem Belling, Kalina Krusteva, Cat Canteri, Sam Lemann, Adrian Perger, Ben Robertson & Monique diMattina.

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“It’s a sign of your own worth sometimes if you are
hated by the right people” – Stella Miles Franklin


This development phase is made possible by the Australia Council for the Arts, Creative Victoria, and private patrons.

©℗ 2023 by Monique diMattina