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The Teenage Alchemist by Angela Betzien


THEMES: Cancer, Acceptance, Inner Conflict, Friendship
LENGTH: 30 Minutes
SUITABLE FOR: Senior Years
CAST SIZE: 1 – 2 Cast Members

“The Teenage Alchemist is a wonderfully engaging, informative play that has helped us to create a better life for every child…

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The Shot by Angela Betzien

Somewhere in the world, a photojournalist boards a flight and brings all their baggage with them.


SYNOPSIS: When two young people living with cancer meet on line in an internet chat room they form an unlikely bond, but are they brave enough to seize the day and meet in real life?

PRODUCTION HISTORY: The Teenage Alchemist was commissioned by Camp Quality to tour into high schools across Australia as an adjunct to a cancer education program. It was oringinally produced with Australian Theatre for Young People.

ISBN: 978 1 921390 49 4

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Weight 0.250 kg

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