Tonight. I saw this. It rocked my world. What unbelievable group of humans made this? This is everything. Beg, borrow, wait in a queue and get the last spare seat. I don’t even like musical theatre and I bloody well cried. Twice. Pure joy in the beautifully restored Victoria Palace Theatre #theatre#diversity#historythatmatters
As I walk the "Path of Remembrance", I wonder how many prisoners being forced to march the 3km between the train station to the camp also did so under a similar blue sky and also saw the local townspeople and children as they walked to their deaths.
It's amazing how familiar the story painted here is in how the concentration camps came to be - rising unemployment, an economy ravaged by unsuccessful wars, growing anti-liberal sentiment, the rise of populist nationalism, all against the backdrop of general populace that embraced higher learning and women's suffrage, but turned its eye while its government was killing and brutalizing people