In 1992 Severn Cullis-Suzuki delivered a powerful speech on behalf the Environmental Children’s Organization (ECHO) at the UN Rio Summit that garnered worldwide attention on environmental issues. 16 years later, those words were echoed by climate strike activist, 15-year old Greta Thunberg in front of world leaders, speaking on behalf of Climate Justice Now at UNFCCC's COP24 conference in Katowice.
“Australia is already experiencing increases in average temperatures, with more frequent hot weather, fewer cold days, shifting rainfall patterns and rising sea levels.” -CSIRO
It feels timely and relevant to reflect on the message that thousands of young people are sharing right now.
Performed by high school students and emerging artists connected to Toowoomba, Change is Coming will captivate audiences with its dynamic movement, compelling visuals and powerful message.
7.15pm, Friday 20 March. FREE EVENT
7pm, Saturday 21 March, FREE EVENT
The Oasis, Empire Theatre