Joel Bray stars in Daddy - photo by James Henry

Daddy

Wiradjuri dance artist Joel Bray is set to sweeten the Midsumma Festival stage with Daddy in the State Theatre Rehearsal Room – Arts Centre Melbourne from 4 – 8 February 2020. This immersive performance from the pr...
Hawthorn Arts Centre Dolly Diamond

Dolly Diamond and The Jack Earle Big Band

Hot on the heels of her two sell-out performances in 2019, the dazzling Dolly Diamond is returning to the grandeur of the Hawthorn Arts Centre for a gala performance with The Jack Earle Big Band on Friday 7 February as p...
Mack & Mabel segment from Amazing Grace New York New York - courtesy of Manilla Street Productions

Amazing Grace, New York New York

Amazing Grace, New York New York was a majestic, glittering jewel of a show. As the set list played itself through a range of Broadway classics, each number was accompanied by a marvellous showcase of calisthenics. What ...
Kirsten Sharpin - photo by Axel Michel

Fidelio

To celebrate the 250th anniversary of his birth, Melbourne Opera will present Ludwig van Beethoven’s only opera, Fidelio, at the Athenaeum Theatre, Melbourne from 5 February 2020. Inspired by an actual incident from the ...
TW Birdoir - photo by Teddy Darling

Birdoir

When your immediate post-show notes resemble an Alan Ginsberg beat poem you know you’ve seen a show: I saw the best minds of my generation transformed into seagulls, starving, hilarious, preening, dragging themselves thr...
OA Don Giovanni - photo by Keith Saunders

Don Giovanni

Mozart described this opera as a ‘playful drama’. David McVicar’s epic production, stylishly realised by Matthew Barclay, incorporates moments of comedy, high drama, even playfulness, but it’s the inevitable ...