A Suffrage Soapbox – Adelaide Fringe 2019

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 Terrace 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.

Dates & Times:

Fridays at 6pm – February 15 & 22; March 1, 8 & 15

Saturdays at 3pm – February 16 & 23; March 2, 9 & 16

Sundays at 3pm – February 17 & 24; March 3, 10 & 17

Meet outside the Institute Building (Centre of Democracy), Corner North Terrace & Kintore Avenue, a few minutes prior to performance times.

15 Feb 2019 - 17 Mar 2019
Fridays at 6pm; Saturdays and Sundays at 3pm


Institute Building
Corner of North Terrace and Kintore Avenue



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