The Stolen Generations is the name given to the Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander children taken away, forcibly removed or made wards of the state by the assimilation policies of successive Commonwealth, State and Territory governments of Australia.
Woyzeck. Contemporary Indigenous Theatre in Australia.
Stolen- Tells of five Aboriginal children forcibly removed from their families, brought up in a repressive children's home and trained for domestic service and other menial jobs. Segregated from their community, after their release they begin their journey 'home', not all of them successfully.
First Aboriginal Theatre founded in 1972 in Redfern Sydney, the start of many incorporating traditional customs, dance, art, plays, poetry
Jack Charles formed first Aboriginal theatre group in Australia in 1972.