Papillon - photo by John Goodridge

Papillon

Created by two former Canberrans, Idris Stanton and Elena Kirschbaum, Papillon has been touring the world for three years, but this is the first time it has been performed in Canberra. The show tries really hard to live ...
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Fawlty Towers Live

Comedic legend John Cleese brings to the stage the classic 70s television comedy Fawlty Towers in an adaption written by himself and Connie Booth.  Despite only 12 episodes of the show ever being produced, the antics of ...
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Melbourne Fringe – Girl in the Wood

Primal fears of dark spaces and what lurks there permeate tales told across cultures and time. WA company Rorschach Beast make their family-friendly mystery-comedy contribution to this genre at Melbourne Fringe with Girl...
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Melbourne Fringe – Casus Circus: ReStrung

Good theatre should always be asking questions, exploring. Questions such as, what if an acrobatic routine wasn’t designed to solely be a clinical display of silent, clean movements? What if we heard every clap of hands ...
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Melbourne Fringe – A Prudent Man

A very basic set up: A chair next to a small table with a carafe of water and glass. Perhaps it was coincidence, but as I took my seat I realised Nickelback was playing before the show started. A group that everyone purp...