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A Bumper Final Week At Global Fringe

The word on the street is that Sydney’s leading proponents of culturally, financially and physically accessible theatre – Black Birds – are the word on the street. They’re midway through a mini season of live, in-person and COVID-safe performances at the Old 505 Theatre in Newtown. Rounding out this year’s inaugural Global Fringe live shows […]

The Kweens Of Comedy

Comedian and community leader AJ Lamarque has launched The Kweens Of Comedy show, boasting a line-up of Sydney’s best rising comedians and giving a platform to talented performers who have been out of work due to COVID-19. The three-part season includes new sketches, stories, and skits with over 20 local comedians, writers, and creatives including […]

Actors Centre Australia Opens Applications For 2021 Enrolments

Actors Centre Australia (ACA) have opened applications for their flagship Bachelor of Performing Arts (Stage and Screen) 2021 intake. Applicants have until Friday, Oct 30 to submit for the prestigious three-year Degree Program, accredited by Torrens University Australia and delivered in partnership with ACA. Students of ACA’s Degree Program will follow in the footsteps of […]

Neighbourhood Watch

After the forced closure owing to COVID-19 restrictions, The New Theatre reopens with Neighbourhood Watch, a tremendously funny and enjoyable play. The story centers on the friendship between two neighbours, Ana an elderly Hungarian born woman, and Catherine, a twenty-something aspiring young actress. Colleen Cook who plays the role of Ana explained that this play […]

Global Fringe – Week 1

Global Fringe by Sydney Fringe is well underway with Ninefold’s A Murder Story, Retold opening to a sold out, COVIDSafe, live audience this week. The show continues nightly until Saturday, Sep 5 at Old 505 Theatre in Newtown.  Next week, Global Fringe continues to offer Sydneysiders an opportunity to stay local and watch global with […]

The Country Witches Association

The Country Witches Association (CWA) consists of comedian, Mandy Nolan and singer/songwriter, Áine Tyrell. As regulations in NSW ease, they are planning to embark on their first socially distanced road tour shows in Sydney and Katoomba. Despite putting on online shows during the more restrictive times, the two are eager to begin performing live once […]

REVIEW: Welcome To The Masque

Welcome To The Masque, a performance starring award-winning actress Genevieve Lemon and legendary composer and musical director Max Lambert streamed live from Riverside Theatres this past Sunday. In compliance with government imposed COVID-19 restrictions, the show streamed live on YouTube from the theatre. Genevieve performed a number of songs by the likes of Joni Mitchell […]

Merchant of Venice

After their successful live-streamed takes on The Tempest and Titus Andronicus Streamed Shakespeare have now set their sights on The Merchant Of Venice. However, for this performance they want to go even further with the online performances by putting on a show which goes beyond a dramatic reading of the script by instead delivering a […]

Pippin Returning To Sydney Stages

In very exciting news for Sydney theatre lovers this week we have learned that the Tony Award winning musical Pippin will reopen the Lyric Theatre this November. Filled with extraordinary acrobatics, wondrous magical feats and soaring songs from the composer of Wicked, Pippin is Broadway’s high-flying, death-defying hit Broadway musical. The unforgettable production is winner of […]

REVIEW: Come Dance and Sing with Jay and Friends

Come Dance and Sing with Jay and Friends is a live streaming children’s show from the wonderful Riverside Theatre, Parramatta, the second in their digital concert series. Streamed live on Sunday, Aug 9 the show is all about going on an adventure, using your imagination and singing your favourite nursery rhymes and nursery songs. Featuring […]