Theatre

Aug03

Following the Rainbow: an interview ith Jacqui Dark

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 03 August 2016 Written by // Peter Burdon

Following the Rainbow: an interview ith Jacqui Dark

Rogers and Hammerstein’s The Sound of Music has a special place in many hearts. Peter Burdon had the chance to chat with “Mother Abbess” Jacqui Dark.

Jul25

Don’t miss Hidden Sydney - The Glittering Mile

POSTED ON // Monday, 25 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Don’t miss Hidden Sydney - The Glittering Mile

Some of the city’s best creative minds have come together to present a spanking new show celebrating the heyday of Sydney’s Golden Mile. Hidden Sydney The Glittering Mile promises to dish up an immersive, exhilarating and witty cabaret experience set over four floors of “The Nevada”, the former Sydney brothel which boasted the biggest bed in the world.

Jul24

Collision of lives, chance, choice and fate in Mary Anne Butler's ‘Broken’

POSTED ON // Sunday, 24 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Collision of lives, chance, choice and fate in Mary Anne Butler's ‘Broken’

Darlinghurst Theatre tackles award winning playwright Mary Anne Butler’s Broken.

Jul23

Low Level Panic: 1980s play examining sexualisation of women remains relevant as ever

POSTED ON // Saturday, 23 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Low Level Panic: 1980s play examining sexualisation of women remains relevant as ever

Despite being written nearly 30 years ago, Clare McIntyre’s brutal examination of sexism and the sexualisation of women remains relevant for a millennial audience. Cec Busby reports.

Jul18

Little Shop of Horrors’ Esther Hannaford will feed your musical appetite

POSTED ON // Monday, 18 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Little Shop of Horrors’ Esther Hannaford will feed your musical appetite

She’s acted opposite a giant animatronic ape for King Kong, so performing alongside a people eating plant in Little Shop of Horrors is all in a day’s work for leading lady Esther Hannaford.

 

Jul12

In Conversation with Tom Ballard and Zoe Coombs Marr

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 12 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

In Conversation with Tom Ballard and Zoe Coombs Marr

Comedians Zoe Coombs Marr and Tom Ballard riff on politics, marriage equality and Safe Schools ahead of their upcoming Sydney gigs.

Jul06

Innocence lost: Blackout Theatre revisits the death of Matthew Shepard in 'The Laramie Project'

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 06 July 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Innocence lost: Blackout Theatre revisits the death of Matthew Shepard in 'The Laramie Project'

First performed almost twenty years ago as a verbatim theatre piece by Tectonic Theatre, The Laramie Project captured the response of the family, friends and people of the township of Laramie following the 1998 brutal murder of young gay uni student Matthew Shepard.

Jun25

Exploring masculinity and brotherhood in ‘Straight White Men’

POSTED ON // Saturday, 25 June 2016 Written by // Peter Burdon

Exploring masculinity and brotherhood in ‘Straight White Men’

ADELAIDE: Peter Burdon speaks with actor Lucas Stibbard and composer Busty Beatz from the State Theatre/ La Boite production of Young Jean Lee’s controversial play.

Jun24

Review: All My Sons

POSTED ON // Friday, 24 June 2016 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: All My Sons

Sydney Theatre Company's All My Sons is not a flawless production but it is certainly an emotional one, writes Veronica Hannon.

Jun19

Kings Cross Theatre goes 'Straight'

POSTED ON // Sunday, 19 June 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Kings Cross Theatre goes 'Straight'

What happens when a couple of straight lads set out to shoot a gay porn? DC Moore's play Straight finds out...