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28 March – 21 April 2024

DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND, SEASON EXTENDED TO SUNDAY 21 APRIL. BOOK NOW.

Sitting at the nexus of technology and theatre, SÉANCE takes you on a deeply hypnotic journey that challenges your sense of what is real, and what is imagined, to spine-chilling effect. The 2024 Canberra season marks the ACT premiere of SÉANCE. SÉANCE is an intense sonic performance that explores the psychology of a group of people who have been bombarded with suggestible material. In complete darkness, your senses become vulnerable to persuasion. We only ask that you proceed with an open mind. Step inside, take a seat but don't get comfortable. SÉANCE is created by UK-based creative directors and DARKFIELD founders Glen Neath and David Rosenberg. Australian producers Amy Johnson and Nathan Alexander of Realscape Productions have been collaborating with DARKFIELD since late 2017. Thrillseeker? Try both SÉANCE and FLIGHT. When booking multiple shows, please allow 10 minutes minimum between the end of one show and start of the next.  ★★★★ “The experience is a must-try” – Time Out Sydney

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28 March – 21 April 2024

DUE TO POPULAR DEMAND, SEASON EXTENDED TO SUNDAY 21 APRIL. BOOK NOW.

Sitting at the nexus of technology and theatre, SÉANCE takes you on a deeply hypnotic journey that challenges your sense of what is real, and what is imagined, to spine-chilling effect. The 2024 Canberra season marks the ACT premiere of SÉANCE.

SÉANCE is an intense sonic performance that explores the psychology of a group of people who have been bombarded with suggestible material. In complete darkness, your senses become vulnerable to persuasion. We only ask that you proceed with an open mind. Step inside, take a seat but don’t get comfortable.

SÉANCE is created by UK-based creative directors and DARKFIELD founders Glen Neath and David Rosenberg. Australian producers Amy Johnson and Nathan Alexander of Realscape Productions have been collaborating with DARKFIELD since late 2017.

Thrillseeker? Try both SÉANCE and FLIGHT.

When booking multiple shows, please allow 10 minutes minimum between the end of one show and start of the next. 

★★★★ “The experience is a must-try” – Time Out Sydney

Details

PRESENTED BY:
Presented by Canberra Theatre Centre in association with Realscape Productions with DARKFIELD

CATEGORY:
Special Event / Other

DURATION:
Approximately 25 minutes. Latecomers will not be admitted once doors close.

WARNINGS:
SÉANCE is suitable for ages 15+. People aged between 13–15 may be admitted under parental discretion and must be accompanied by a responsible adult ticket holder. SÉANCE is not suitable for those who are pregnant or suffering from back or heart conditions. These patrons will not be admitted. If you are claustrophobic, suffer from PTSD, or could be triggered by flight related themes, this may not be the show for you.

AGE SUITABILITY:
This performance is not suitable for audiences aged 13 and under. Ages 13 – 15 must be accompanied by a responsible adult ticketholder.

VENUE:
Civic Square

Dates

From 28 March until 21 April 2024 – session times vary.

See full performance schedule for more information.

 

NEED TO KNOW

CANBERRA THEATRE CENTRE IS TRANSITIONING TO A NEW TICKETING SYSTEM

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Canberra Theatre Centre is transitioning to a faster, easier ticketing system, and you may notice some changes when you next purchase tickets with us. Read more about the transition here. If you have any questions about these changes, please contact our friendly Canberra Ticketing Box Office team on (02) 6275 2700 or email canberraticketing@act.gov.au.

Concessions

A range of concession prices are available to all of our Canberra Theatre Centre patrons, and the exact nature of concessions will vary from show to show. We recommend that you check the specific pricing of each show when making your purchasing decision. Where concession prices are listed, proof of eligibility for concession must be presented at the Canberra Ticketing Box Office upon collection of tickets or full price may be charged.

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Please be aware that Canberra Theatre Centre has no obligation to honour tickets purchased via unauthorised re-sellers. If you attend the event with a ticket purchased via an unauthorised re-seller such as Ticketmaster Resale, Viagogo, Ticketbis, eBay, Gumtree, Tickets Australia or otherwise, you may be refused entry to the event.

Please read about our stance on scalping here.

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Here at Canberra Theatre Centre, we are committed to delivering safe & enjoyable performing arts experiences. View important information at COVID Safe Operations.

Buy Tickets: DARKFIELD: SÉANCE, from 28 March 2024 

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