Street Theatre The Faithful Servant PJ Williams.

The Faithful Servant

Carrying the ashes of her dead father, Dr Raymond Gerrard (PJ Williams), a young Mozambiquan woman, Caroline Gerrard, (Tariro Mavondo) arrives at the ‘Australians For Hope’ hospital in rural Mozambique, to di...
A Beautiful Planet 3D

A Beautiful Planet 3D

Roughly 108 billion people have ever lived on Earth. A little over 500 of those have achieved spaceflight. Unless Elon Musk and Richard Branson get their act together, the chances of any of us getting up anywhere near th...
RSAT You Got Older Emily Goddard Jordan Fraser-Trumble - photo by Jodie Hutchison

You Got Older

You Got Older by US playwright and actor Clare Barron makes its Australian Premiere at Red Stitch. In a depressed moment, lead character Mae issues a lament along the lines of “I feel like every blowjob I give gets me cl...
80 Days Ian Stenlake, Pia Miranda and Grant Piro - photo by James Terry

Around the World in 80 Days

Do you remember when you were young in school going on an excursion to see a play, and finding it to be the most hilarious and entertaining thing you have ever seen? Keep that mindset and you will absolutely love the pro...
RR luke Mulquiney & George Banders Photo Ross Waldron

The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui

As the saying goes, ‘Art imitates life’. A prime example is The Resistable Rise of Arturo Ui, Bertolt Brecht’s 1941 allegory for the rise of Adolf Hitler to the position of German Chancellor in 1933. It also ...
Strings Attached Alison Plevey - Meriel Owen background photo by Lorna Sim

Strings Attached

A collaboration between four dancers and six musicians from the Canberra Symphony Orchestra, Strings Attached was the inaugural presentation of a new Canberra-based professional contemporary dance company, Australian Dan...
ILBIJERRI Which Way Home Katie Beckett Tony Briggs photo by Steven Rhall

Which Way Home

There are different kinds of trips. Those to somewhere new bring a novelty that takes us out of ourselves. Those to where we’ve been before achieve the reverse when familiarity causes half-forgotten memories – mayb...
OA The Marriage of Figaro Jeremy Kleeman Celeste Lazarenko - photo by Albert Comper 2016

The Marriage of Figaro

This is the third Mozart opera adapted and directed by Michael Gow for Opera Australia on Tour, and certainly his best to date. For this production Gow has written an English translation. He’s also stripped away most of ...