Theatre

Theatre – Dark Emu

 

· Tuesday, June 19, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

A dance response to Bruce Pascoe’s seminal book of the same name, Dark Emu was created by Stephen Page in collaboration with senior Bangarra dancer Daniel Riley, company alumnus Yolande Browne and the Bangarra dancers.

Theatre – The Servant of Two Masters

 

· Tuesday, June 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The play’s good humour – and ensemble cast – make it a happy choice for Anna Jahjah’s Théâtre Excentrique workshop production.

Theatre – The Sugar House

 

· Friday, May 11, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Belvoir’s choice of Alana Valentine’s The Sugar House, set in the once working-class industrial and port community of Pyrmont, is timely in view of the gentrification of the nearby locality of Redfern-Waterloo.

Theatre – Apactalyptic

 

· Thursday, May 10, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

PACT held their second Salon for 2018, entitled Apactalyptic, a one-night mini-festival of performance, music and art, examining, exploring and reflecting on the ends of the world.

Theatre – Josephine Wants to Dance

 

· Tuesday, April 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Josephine Wants to Dance is a charming and lively entertainment for the 4 to 9 to 80 year olds.

Theatre – The Sound of Waiting

 

· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Mary Anne Butler was inspired to write The Sound of Waiting, shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Award for Literature, by former Prime Minister Tony Abbott.

Theatre – One Way Mirror

 

· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · 1 Comment 

 

A one way mirror is sometimes called a two way mirror, a character from Paul Gilchrist’s play of the same name, informs his girlfriend. The object under discussion, a reciprocal mirror, is a means by which people can be observed without their knowledge, and works only when one side is brightly lit and the observers’ side is in darkness. It is a metaphor for something, but what?

Theatre – Fly Me to the Moon

 

· Saturday, April 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Produced by the Mosman Musical Society, the cabaret style Fly Me to the Moon is an excellent evening’s entertainment. The selection and variety of songs from more mellow and less worldly times combined with the enormous talent of this dedicated group assured the audience of a heart-warming, “feel-good” performance.

Theatre – Fly Me to the Moon

 

· Wednesday, April 4, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Produced by the Mosman Musical Society, the cabaret style Fly Me to the Moon is an excellent evening’s entertainment. The selection and variety of songs from more mellow and less worldly times combined with the enormous talent of this dedicated group assured the audience of a heart-warming, “feel-good” performance.

Theatre – An Act of God

 

· Monday, February 19, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

While An Act of God has its origin in David Javenbaum’s popular Twitter@TheTweetofGod, maybe its inspiration came from the quaintly named “peril terminology”. An “act of God”, according to insurance law, is one without human agency and hence could not have been prevented “by reasonable foresight or care”. It follows then that the divine must be incapable of either, and for an entertaining 75 minutes, God, who conveniently assumes the dynamic form of actor Mitchell Butel, shares with us the full extent of his egocentricity.