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Around the Block (6-Sep-2013)

Director: Sarah Spillane

Writer: Sarah Spillane

Keywords: Drama

A Shakespeare-loving drama teacher attempts to bring the wonders of theater to a blighted Australian school.

ABSTRACT
Dino Chalmers is a spunky, hard-working American drama teacher, possessed by a love for all things Shakespeare. An offer to teach at a school in impoverished urban Sydney, Australia brings Dino into contact with Aboriginal pupil Liam, forcing him to choose between his family's life of crime or dreams of becoming an actor when she gives him the lead role in their school's production of Hamlet.

NameOccupationBirthDeathKnown for
Christina Ricci
Actor
12-Feb-1980   The Addams Family
Ruby Rose
TV Personality
20-Mar-1986   MTV Australia VJ turned model
Jack Thompson
Actor
31-Aug-1940   Sunday Too Far Away

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