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REVIEW: Picnic At Hanging Rock

On St Valentine’s Day 1900, a party of schoolgirls set out to picnic at Hanging Rock... some were never to return. That’s the synopsis of the classic Australian novel written by Joan Lindsay which was produced into a successful film and more recently as a television series. The theatrical production, which was adapted by Tom […]

Picnic At Hanging Rock

Tom Wright’s acclaimed adaption of Joan Lindsay’s novel Picnic At Hanging Rock comes to Sydney, having previously played to sell-out seasons in Perth and Melbourne before heading off to Edinburgh and London. The classic story of three private school girls and a teacher who went missing on St Valentine’s Day 1900 at Hanging Rock has […]

Burrbgaja Yalirra (Dancing Forwards)

Burrbgaja Yalirra is a triple bill of solo dance works connected by a common thematic thread. Produced by leading indigenous intercultural company, Marrugeku, it deals with ideas around national identity, history, and relationship to land. Each work is diverse. Edwin Lee Mulligan’s Ngarlimbah is a traditional indigenous story told using spoken word and animation. Dancing With […]