Town Hall Theatre Galway Logo

May 18 2017

Waves paying homage to pioneering Australian women

AUSTRALIAN SWIMMER Elizabeth Moncello was the unofficial inventor of the butterfly stroke. She had a watertight reason for learning to swim and watching schools of fish, penguins, and other amphibian friends taught her how.

Her story will now be be told by the Australian writer/performer Alice Mary Cooper, who is coming to the Town Hall Theatre Galway next week to present her acclaimed solo stage show Waves.

Moncello's determination, wit and courage help her defy the tide of expectation and discover her hidden strengths. An intimate theatrical event, Waves combines highly expressive storytelling, delicate movement, and splashes of humour to tell Moncello’s amazing tale of a life fully lived.


Read the full article on the Advertiser website.

© Town Hall Theatre Galway 2008 - 2018 · Website by James Larkin