'AN ABSOLUTELY ROCKING PIECE OF THEATRE'

Sunday Times, Perth

'A MUSICAL AND DRAMATIC TRIUMPH'

Herald Sun, Melbourne

'STANDS HEAD AND SHOULDERS ABOVE MOST OTHER SHOWS'

ABC Radio

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THE dynamic Australian concert drama Rolling Thunder Vietnam returns for an exclusive national tour in July-August 2016 to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Battle of Long Tan. Conscription, combat, protest and homecoming, Rolling Thunder Vietnam combines personal stories of young Vietnam War soldiers with hit songs of the era.This powerful theatrical show draws audiences inside the lives of men on the battlefront and their loved ones at home. Under the musical direction of Chong Lim (the John Farnham Band), Rolling Thunder Vietnam is a soul-stirring show directed by David Berthold and written by Bryce Hallett. The Vietnam War was the world’s first televised war and the production includes stunning news footage and mind-blowing images from the ’60s and ’70s.

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Rolling Thunder Vietnam is a powerful and insightful stage show that tells the story of young soldiers in the Vietnam War and explores themes of combat, conscription, protest and finally the return home.

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MELBOURNE

PALAIS THEATRE
Sat 23 July – 2pm & 7.30pm

SYDNEY

STATE THEATRE
Fri 29 July – 7.30pm
Sat 30 July – 2pm & 7.30pm

GOLD COAST

JUPITER’S HOTEL & CASINO
Fri 5 August – 7.30pm
Sat 6 August – 2pm & 7.30pm

NEWCASTLE

CIVIC THEATRE NEWCASTLE
Sat 13 Aug – 2pm & 7.30pm

CANBERRA

CANBERRA THEATRE
Wed 10 Aug – 7.30pm
Thu 11 Aug – 7.30pm

WOLLONGONG

WIN ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE
Tue 2 Aug – 7.30pm

PERTH

CROWN THEATRE
Wed 17, Thur 18, Fri 19 Aug – 7.30pm
Sat 20 Aug – 2pm & 7.30pm

SONGS

THESE ARE AMONG THE SHOWCASED ‘SONGS THAT DEFINED A GENERATION’

Act One

Magic Carpet Ride – Steppenwolf
Fortunate Son – Creedence Clearwater Revival
Most People I Know Think That Im Crazy – Billy Thorpe
The Real Thing – John Young
The Letter – Joe Cocker
Black Magic Woman – Alan Green
Born To Be Wild – Steppenwolf
Nowhere to Run – Martha & The Vandellas
Help Me Make It Through The Night – Gladys Knight

Act Two

Run Through The Jungle – Creedence Clearwater Revival
War – Edwin Starr
Get Together – The Youngbloods
What’s Going On – Marvin Gaye
Purple Haze – Jimi Hendrix
Killing Me Softly With This Song – Roberta Flack
We’ve Gotta’ Get Out of This Place – The Animals
Bridge Over Troubled Water – Simon & Garfunkel