Theatre

Theatre – Exit the King

 

· Saturday, March 9, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

Exit the King, written in 1962, is often described as the most accessible of Ionesco’s plays, and is generally read as a lament for human mortality.

Theatre – Murder in the Garden

 

· Wednesday, February 27, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

Murder in the Garden, presented by Sydney’s Royal Botanic Garden in association with Théâtre Excentrique and Alliance Francaise, offers the mystery-loving public the opportunity to become detectives.

Theatre – The Rise and Fall of Little Voice

 

· Thursday, February 7, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

The opening sequence quickly establishes the period as loquacious Mari is having the phone connected, and her lubricious manner with the electrician (Kip Chapman) quickly establishes her blowsy…

Theatre – Counting and Cracking

 

· Tuesday, January 22, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

The colourful Counting and Cracking is completely absorbing from beginning to end.

Theatre – The Wind in the Willows

 

· Wednesday, January 9, 2019 · Leave a Comment 

 

Welcome to ASC’s sixteenth outdoor annual production of Kenneth Graham’s children’s classic, The Wind in the Willows.

Theatre – Dubboo: Life of a Songman

 

· Friday, December 7, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Dubboo reflects upon the complex life of Nunukul/Munaldjali man, David Page, while celebrating his creativity as composer, musician, actor, singer and drag queen.

Theatre – The Dance of Death

 

· Wednesday, December 5, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

While the play is darkly pessimistic, under Judy Davis’s direction Strindberg’s dismemberment of a marriage relationship is ferociously entertaining.

Theatre – Lysistrata

 

· Sunday, November 25, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

Le Petit Theatre’s production of an innovative version of Aristophanes’ Lysistrata cleverly underlines the relevance of the original play to our own times.

Theatre – The Dance of Death

 

· Saturday, November 17, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

The Dance of Death, translated by May-Brit Akerholt, is one of August Strindberg’s most produced plays, although at the time of its writing, 1900, a Swedish censor thought it too “disagreeable” to be performed.

Theatre – Minding Madness

 

· Monday, October 22, 2018 · Leave a Comment 

 

There is still stigma and confusion around the topic of mental illness and Mental Health Month held in October provides an opportunity to raise awareness of, and encourage support for, those experiencing mental health issues. This year, as last year, the theme for MHM is Share the Journey, and Minding Madness asks us to share the narratives of adults who as children lived with parental mental illness.