Out of the Cabinet

To go with the release of cabinet documents of Shortis & Simpson present a comedic musical take on the years 1986 and 1987. Their unique style of satirical comedy is sure to entertain and give you a feel for the political, musical and social scene of the time. Get a dose of history too as the wry National Archives historian Dr Jim Stokes presents highlights of the Hawke government from 1986 and 1987 Cabinet records recently released to the public. A glass of bubbly on arrival is included as part of the ticket price.

Friday 28 February and Saturday 1 March, 7.30pm National Archives of Australia Queen Victoria Terrace Parkes ACT 2600 $20 adults, $15 concession. This event is part of the Enlighten Festival. Bookings essential: Tickets on sale from 15 January.

http://www.naa.gov.au/visit-us/events

http://www.enlightencanberra.com.au