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GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story
$28.00
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Available in most areas of Australia - limited dates

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GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story Is a live interactive performance brings Australia's interaction in World War 1 into the hearts of all ex-veterans, and adults. 

Iconic Productions brand new performance of the legendary ANZAC Story continues to delight audiences at across Australia as the revival enters its first year throughout NSW, Queensland, the ACT, Victoria and South Australia. One of the world's most infamous events, the show has been enjoyed by audiences during the 100 year anniversary and this performance recently received a media release from the ALPSS.

Based on the ANZAC Story, the interactive show is written by the our qualified script writers and veterans and places the action amidst the heartbreak of the World War 1. The show is set in the trenches at Gallipoli four months after the landing following the Battle of Lone Pine. The audience are taken into the action as it is seen through the eyes of the soldier, the Company Sergeant Major - a Boer War Veteran, a young recruit and a nurse. The performance leads the audience into the heart of the young a recruit who is proud to have enlisted and to do his part not fully understanding the horror of war and treating it like an adventure. Arriving at the beach he meets the Company Sergeant Major, a battle hardened soldier who began his service in the Boer War and who is in command along with a veteran of this campaign. Then there is the Army Medical Corps situated on the Island of Lemnos where a nursing Sister, the sister of the young recurit, is on duty.

This landmark performance is available throughout NSW, Queensland, the ACT, Victoria and South Australia. This fresh and original production features revised lyrics, an breathtaking set and of course, the now infamous tunnel sequence. As one of Australia's most popular interactive performance – this is one show that will live with you forever.

A highly interactive and engaging show GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story immerses the audience in the history of Australia's past.  With selected audience members involved as Stretcher Bearers following the footsteps of Jack Simpson Kirkpatrick and his donkey Duffy. It deals with the question of conscription and the war effort being made by Australia and whether we have the population to replace the losses. It shows the loneliness of the men and their links with home such as receiving the gum leaves and wattle received in their mail from home and the letters they write back to their loved ones.

The performance uses state of the art lights and audio to stimulate the senses of the audience and to involve them from start to finish.  Providing a memorable insight into Australia's role and all it asks, is that we remember the service men and women past and present and keep their memory alive. It is hoped that this production will go a long way in helping each generation, new and old, to understand a little more about why we celebrate ANZAC Day.

It is performed with the greatest respect to the memory of the soldiers and is a moving presentation that treats the subject of the ANZAC and war with honour.

Hear the anecdotes of the soldiers at war in the trenches at Gallipoli and learn through a heart-warming performance about why Australia as a new nation participated in this overseas conflict.

Can you hear Australia's heroes marching? is a national war memorial song and a tribute to the ANZAC spirit of mateship, courage and sacrifice. The song has been used for commemorative purposes across Australia by schools, churches, choirs, bands, councils, retirement homes, military services, radio stations, RSL branches and ANZAC tributes at NRL & AFL matches. For a copy of the words (lyrics) to be used for commemorative ceremonies and/or performances ... click here...© Peter Barnes 2001 Concept, title and lyrics: Peter Barnes . 

Every state, place and school across Australia commerates Anzac Day somehow and offers the community and their children the opportunity to remember those who lost their lives for those who are still living now. The ANZAC Story is a wonderful addition to any commeration ceremony as it depicts the courage and mate ship that gave birth to the ANZAC spirit. It tells the story of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps under orders from London landing at the wrong spot at Gallipoli Beach on the Turkish coast. Our brave soliders faced sheers cliffs and a barrage of defence fire from the Turkish Forces which became a military disaster.

There is no better way to remember the fallen and commerate what they have done, then by experiencing this live, interactive and beautiful event that is makes you feel like you are in the War Zone.

There is only one way to find out ... Book your ticket to the most exciting Australian Historical Renactment ever seen.

GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story is a 90 minute show right in the safety of your community.

LEST WE FORGET!

GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story was written with consultation with war veterans and is well scripted to ensure accuracy. 

GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story is available for the following age groups:

  • A performance of truly epic proportions, GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story is one of the Australia's most popular shows and appeals to a wide audience. Thousands of people have been moved by the stunning music, incredible performances and unforgettable staging, and this new production certainly has it all. Those wishing to see a large big budget performance at an affordable price should look no further than this incredible show, which will delight audiences who enjoyed the original run as well as a new generation discovering it for the first time.

  • The show is not suitable for children under the age of 8, due to the realistic effects and performance.

GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story is available in most areas of Australia, including but not limited to:

  • New South Wales Area/Regions :
    Albury, Blue Mountains Region, Central New South Wales, Coffs Harbour, Far West, Hunter New England, Illawarra Shoalhaven, Lower Western, Murrumbidgee, New England North West, North Coast Region, Northern Rivers, Orange, Port Macquarie, Riverina, South Coast Region, South Western Sydney, Sydney, Tamworth, Tweed Heads, Western NSW, Bathurst, Capital Country, Central Tablelands, Country NSW Region, High Country/Snowy Mountains Region, Hunter Region, Lismore, Maitland, Narrabri Region, Newcastle, North West Slopes & Plains, Northern Sydney, Outback New South Wales, Queanbeyan, Snowy Mountains, South Eastern Sydney, Southern NSW, Sydney Metropolitan, The Murray, Upper Western, Western Sydney, Blue Mountains, Central Coast, Central West Slopes & Plains, Dubbo, Hunter, Illawarra, Lord Howe Island Region , Mid North Coast, Nepean Blue Mountains, North Coast NSW, Northern NSW, Northern Tablelands, Outback NSW Region, Richmond, South Coast, South West Slopes, Southern Tablelands, Sydney Outer Suburbs, The Murray Region, Wagga Wagga, Wollongong

  • Queensland Areas/Regions :
    Brisbane Metropolitan, Cairns / Far North, Central West, Fitzroy, Gold Coast, Mackay, Northern, Thuringowa, Wide Bay-Burnett, Brisbane Outer Suburbs, Capricorn, Darling Downs, Fraser Island, Gold Coast / Sunshine Coast, Moreton, Rockhampton, Townsville, Bundaberg, Central Outback, Far North, Gladstone, Hervey Bay, North West, South West Queensland, Whitsundays

  • South Australia Areas/Regions :
    Adelaide Hills , Barossa, Fleurieu Peninsula, Limestone Coast, Yorke Peninsula, Adelaide Metropolitan, Clare Valley, Flinders / Outback, Murraylands, Adelaide Outer Suburbs, Eyre Pen, Kangaroo Island, Riverland

  • Victoria Areas/Regions :
    Ballarat, Bendigo, Central Highlands, East Gippsland Coast, Goldfields, Great Ocean Road, Lower Goulburn, Melton, Murray, Otways, Port Phillip, Shepparton Mooroopna, Southwest The Otways, The Bays Port Phillip, The Wimmera, Upper Yarra, West Coast Shipwreck Coast, Western District, Yarra Valley, Bellarine, Central Coast Bass Coast, Central Victoria Yarra Valley, Geelong, Goulburn Valley, Greater Melbourne, Melbourne Metropolitan, Mildura, Northeast Victorian Alps, Ovens and Murray, Pyrenees, South Gippsland, Sunraysia, The Grampians, Upper Goulburn, Victorian Alps, West Gippsland, Western Port, Bellarine Peninsula, Central Gippsland Coast, Daylesford / Macedon, Gippsland, Grampians, High Country, Melbourne Outer Suburbs, Mornington Peninsula, Northwest The Mallee Sunraysia, Phillip Island, Riverina, Southern Riverina, Surf Coast, The Mallee, Upper Murray, Warrnambool, Western Central Highlands/Tablelands, Wimmera

  • If your area is not listed, call our event management team to check availability.

Price Information:

  • The GALLIPOLI Live! The Real ANZAC Story is priced on a per person/ticket charge, with discounts for bulk purchases.

Travel Charges:

  • There are no travel charges charged, regardless of the location.

Other Details
:Suitable for
Elderly, Adults, teenagers and families of 9 yr old + children
:Not Suitable
for children under the age of 8, due to the realistic effects and performance.
:Show Duration
90 minutes (1 hour & 30 minutes)
:Intermission
No.
:Minimum Stage Area required
approx 6m wide by 6-8m deep.
:If there is smaller Stage area, is the show still
Yes. While the minimum works best, we can set up in smaller areas (but require confirmation first)
:Area Suitability
indoors only (cannot be performed outdoors, unless an enclosed cover is set up
:Do all persons have to enter via the tunnels of Ga
No. Elderly, those scared of tight and/or dark places, or physically injured do not. These persons would be allowed a walk-in door entrance
:Adaptability:
cannot be adapted due to authenticity of content. Show start time may be changed with permission of Director.
:Minimum Setup & Set Down Time required
5 Hours Setup & 4-5 Hours Set Down
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          Posted on 11/03/2019 by Amninder M , Sirius College , Shepparton , VIC , Australia

    General Feedback

    It was wonderful and related to the History Curriculum. Students and teachers enjoyed it!

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          Posted on 05/12/2018 by jennifer N , gosford public school , gosford , NSW , Australia

    General Feedback

    The show was great and the kids really enjoyed it. It meshed seamlessly with what we had been studying in class. Thank you very much.

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          Posted on 23/10/2018 by Sonja H , Central Coast Grammar School , Erina Heights , NSW , Australia

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    EasyAbsolutely!
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          Posted on 12/09/2018 by Michelle R , Matthew Pearce Public School , Baulkham Hills , NSW , Australia

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          Posted on 14/06/2018 by Barnes Tony , St Joan of Arc , Brighton , VIC , Australia

    Management Reply to Review Hi Tony, As the event supervisor I am happy to hear that the show and the quality and professionalism of the show. We always try to maintain a high standard of our shows as a large production... Read More

    Management Reply to Review Hi Tony, As the event supervisor I am happy to hear that the show and the quality and professionalism of the show. We always try to maintain a high standard of our shows as a large production company. Our Show prices for schools is heavily reduced to allow many schools to be able to afford the shows. I will definitely forward your suggestion to our accounts department. I would like to note that according to our records on your booking, the Tax Invoice was emailed quite a few times to your schools accounts person who informed us that they did not receive the email and this is why the Invoice was Faxed. However even after faxing the Invoice and the reminders, I see the account was not paid in full until the 4th reminder which included the admin fees. This is an unfortunate situation, however, we did try to remind your accounts team of the due date and balance multiple times and payment was not made or a request for a payment extension. I am sorry to hear that you experienced this, but I can see that we did try to help by adjusting a portion of the late fees.


    General Feedback

    Contacting Iconic Performances and being advised of what type of show we would require and booking it was excellent The show was brilliant and very informative. The students loved the interactive nature and were able to learn in a fun and engaging way. Unfortunately there was some confusion regarding payment. This was mainly centered on us needing a tax invoice but only receiving a booking invoice initially. There were a number of queries from SJA and Iconic Performances that lasted for a few weeks. In addition there was quite a number of admin fees added onto the initial price which totaled just over $200. Deposit was paid on time. We received the tax invoice for the remaining amount via fax. This was then paid. A suggestion would be to email the tax invoice instead of fax. The show you put together is a very professional and very well thought out production which captivated the audience and meant they learnt quite a-lot. I would recommend Iconic Performances to anyone, just need to ensure accounts department runs smoothly. Cheers, Tony Barnes

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