Tag Archives

Fangirls

This highly anticipated musical comedy which enjoyed standing ovations during its Queensland world premiere season should prove to be a smash hit with Sydney audiences. The show surrounds Edna, a 14-year old schoolgirl who is an obsessed fangirl of a singer named Harry in ‘True Connection’, the most popular boyband in the world. The band […]

REVIEW: Shirley Valentine

Written in 1986 by English playwright Willy Russell, this monologue delivered by the 42-year-old Shirley Valentine is a cri de coeur from a woman who realises her life has been circumscribed by housework, an ungrateful and boorish husband and an unappreciative daughter.  Her silent confessor, the wall of her kitchen, listens patiently as she explains […]