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Bard On The Beach – Summer Season 2019

With the summer weather being so pleasant why would you want to spend your evening indoors watching theatre productions when you could instead be enjoying two brilliant plays under the stars with a picnic by the beach. Bard On The Beach’s summer season will bring both The Life And Death Of King John as well […]

A Doll’s House

Henrik Ibsen’s classic drama, A Doll’s House, is a beautifully haunting and tragic play with huge historical significance. Considered the birth of the modern drama as we know it, audiences were seeing real life situations enacted out on stage, snapshots of life, in a new dramatic form, realism. It also has a landmark leading female […]

Shakespeare By The Bay

William Shakespeare is perhaps the most iconic name in theatre ever. So when you combine that pedigree with one of the most iconic bodies of water on the planet, Sydney Harbour, you create a spectacular cultural event. Thanks to a collaboration between Bard On The Beach, Watson Bay Boutique Hotel and the Woollahra Council this […]

The Tragedy Of Romeo and Juliet

Bard On The Beach are set to present their interpretation of the classic Shakespeare masterpiece The Tragedy Of Romeo and Juliet. Whilst everybody knows the timeless tale of Romeo and Juliet, Bard On The Beach bring something new to the play because they have always been focused on presenting classical theatre the way they feel […]

Bard on the Beach presents Hamlet

Bard on the Beach (BOTB) is in its fifth season. Theatre-goers might be familiar with the concept, initially conceived by Shakespeare by the Beach founder Dr David McSwan in 1987. Veterans were eager to embrace the legacy, so Artistic Director Patricia Rowling and other long-serving artists took up the helm to found BOTB. "We like […]