Theatre and dance

Libby and Lilia Skala copyright Grace Polk

Libby and Lilia Skala copyright Grace Polk

Lilia Skala in Vienna 1930

Lilia Skala in Vienna 1930

Libby Skala: LiLiA!

26 October – 13 November 2010 | Pentameters Theatre

In Lilia!, Libby Skala tells the story of her grandmother, Lilia Skala, Austria’s first female architect and a member of Max Reinhardt’s theatre, who escaped the Nazis to become a celebrated actress in the US. Libby Skala’s performance continues the lifelong conversation between grandmother and granddaughter, recording the journey of a remarkable spirit.

For more information visit www.liliatheplay.com