The Diary of Anne Frank – Maitland Repertory Theatre

Poignant true story of a young girl


On her thirteenth birthday, Anne Frank’s parents give her a diary. She’s excited because she wants someone—or something—in which to confide all her secret thoughts. Even though she has a rich social life, she feels misunderstood by everyone she knows. Anne starts writing about daily events, her thoughts, school grades and boys.

But, within a month, her entire life changes.

Few more poignant true stories emerged from World War II than the diary of young Anne Frank. Published long afterwards by her father, the only family survivor, it records the minutiae of twenty-five months that two Jewish families spent in hiding from the Gestapo in an Amsterdam warehouse attic. The constant secrecy, growing hunger and friction of living in such cramped conditions could not dull Anne’s vibrant personality or her passion for living.

* Come along at 7:30pm on 20 September and help us celebrate opening night and enjoy complimentary refreshments before the show.

Ticket Prices:
Tickets: $22 (full); $17 (concession)
Group Concessions 10+: $17
Season Tickets for 2017: $55
Special discounts for large groups over 20 – contact [email protected] for more details

Tickets available from the Maitland Visitor Information Centre 02 4931 2800. To buy tickets online click here.


Nov 25 2020


Maitland Repertory Theatre
Cnr High & James Street, Maitland


8:00 pm


Maitland Repertory Theatre
0466 332 766
[email protected]
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