Aussie classic Looking For Alibrandi adapted for the stage

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Aussie classic Looking For Alibrandi adapted for the stage | Art Works

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Oct 3, 2022You’d be hard pressed to find a novel more embedded in the Australian psyche than ‘Looking For Alibrandi’. Now, Josie’s on the main stage. #ArtWorksABC Subscribe now: Melina Marchetta’s 1990s portrait of an Italian immigrant family has already enjoyed a second life as an iconic Australian film. Now, for its third act, Alibrandi has been adapted for the stage by Vidya Rajan. Art Work’s Lisa Skerrett chats to director Stephen Nicolazzo, and the show’s star Chanella Macri. ————- Hosted by Namila Benson, Art Works is the ABC’s weekly half-hour arts show sharing the most inspiring, surprising, and formative ways that Australian creatives are telling our stories today.