Theatre & Performance

The Shows Must Go On

If you've been missing your regular theatre fix the solution may be coming this weekend. From tomorrow a brand new YouTube channel titled, The Shows Must Go On, will be be showcasing a selection of Andrew Lloyd Webber's much loved musicals. Every Saturday at 5am a new show will be made available for a limited […]

Giant Dwarf To Reopen

THIS EVENT HAS BEEN POSTPONED. All shows are hoping to run within three months of their previously scheduled date. However, if not possible tickets will be refunded. Any tickets already sold for affected events will be valid for the rescheduled shows. With full refunds also available on request to anyone who bought a ticket before Mar […]

A Chorus Line

A Chorus Line, was a smash hit when it debuted in 1975. The behind the scenes “putting-on-a-show” type storyline harkens back to classic musicals of the 30s and 40s. But though it depicts the trials and drama of backstage, A Chorus Line also examines human stories of unique individuals, and the social politics of the […]

Neighbourhood Watch

From 17 March, Newtown’s New Theatre will present Neighbourhood Watch, the story of two unlikely neighbours and their even more unlikely friendship. Written by Lally Katz, the upcoming production is directed by Trudy Ritchie and features a stellar cast of Australian performers including Cathy Bates, Tim Breadmore, Colleen Cook and Joshua Horwitz. The comedy explores […]

David Strassman – The Chocolate Diet

The simple act of ventriloquism is a complex art form, but when you add in multiple puppets, characters and some of the most advanced robotics seen on stage it becomes an entirely new beast. David Strassman does just that with his performances, combine that with his dedication to the art form and the grandness of […]

Dragon Ladies Don’t Weep

Presented as part of the Sydney Opera House’s 2020 UnWrapped festival, Dragon Ladies Don’t Weep presents the life and work of legendary musician Margaret Leng Tan. Co-produced by Chamber Made and CultureLink Singapore, the piece is performed by Leng Tan and combines spoken and recorded text, projected images and original music by Leng Tan's long-term […]

Dance Nation

Anyone that has daughter or seen the television show Dance Moms understands all too well the intensity of the drama which can surround any teen girl event. The upcoming Pulitzer Prize nominated show Dance Nation turns this drama into a comedy for the Belvoir Street Theatre stage. Set somewhere in middle America, away from the […]

REVIEW: Sherlock Holmes & The Death On Thor Bridge

The Genesian Theatre are pros at staging whodunnits and Sherlock Holmes & The Death On Thor Bridge, a world first adaptation, is no different. With a visually stunning set by master set designer Tom Bannerman, the stage is meticulously suited to the confines of the small Genesian stage. Superbly lit to evoke the interiors of the […]

Beauty & The Beast

A tale as old as time is brought to life through a ballet retelling one of the most loved classic fairytales, Beauty And The Beast. The Victoria State Ballet's rendition of Beauty And The Beast endeavours to immerse the audience in a timeless tale that is both entertaining and visually inspiring with its superb classical […]

The Bridges Of Madison Country

Jason Robert Brown’s Tony Award winning musical The Bridges Of Madison County will make its Australian premiere this week at Hayes Theatre Co. Directed by Neil Gooding and produced by Matthew Henderson, the musical, originally based on the novel by Robert James Waller will star Helpmann Award-winning actor Kate Maree Hoolihan in the role of […]