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REVIEW: Thom Pain (Based On Nothing)

Will Eno’s one man monologue, performed online, live by Toby Schmitz combines comedy and the often grim realities of life. All throughout, Schmitz speaks directly to the camera, as though having a conversation. He uses metaphors to speak, which forces the audience to think about and listen to the ideas presented. He consistently switches between […]

Toby Schmitz Stars In Thom Pain (Based On Nothing)

Red Line Productions presents a world first live-streamed theatre season and a specially commissioned live concert event. Toby Schmitz, a multi-award winning Australian actor, is a master of the tragic and comic, making him ideal for Will Eno’s acclaimed one man show, Thom Pain (Based On Nothing). There will also be a specially commissioned live concert: […]

The Dance Of Death

Strindberg’s blackly comic The Dance Of Death examines a toxic marriage in which Alice (played by Pamela Rabe) and Edgar (Colin Friels) spar with a ferocious intensity.  Add to the noxious duo Alice’s younger cousin Kurt (Toby Schmitz), who has a longstanding grudge against Edgar, and you have the ingredients for an emotional and psychological fight […]


Tom Stoppard’s hilarious masterpiece, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead is making audiences laugh at Sydney Theatre Company for a limited season. Fans of the famous Bard and Stoppard alike will enjoy this tale of two hapless messengers, trying to make sense of their interactions with other characters in a no-man’s land – all while the […]