Mad March Hare Theatre Co Eurydice - photo by Marnya Rothe

Eurydice

Eurydice and Orpheus are very much in love and are planning nuptials. They promise each other the world and everything in it, in the way only the children of Gods can. Eurydice’s dead father watches on from the underworl...
Lab Kelpie Broken - photo by Jodie Hutchinson

Broken

Broken weaves together three traumatised story threads across the haze-filled expanse of fortyfivedownstairs. It’s affecting to see so much of the space used, a shallow layer of thin smoke resting before the play begins....
Circus Oz Rock Bang - photo by Mark Turner

Circus Oz: Rock Bang

Together, Berliner siblings and musical chameleons Otto and Astrid Rot have had many years at the forefront of the post-punk scene. Shows by their band Die Roten Punkte have given us sketches of their (sometimes uncomfor...
ADP Energeia Olivia Fyfe, Stephen Gow, Adam Deusien, Alison Plevey - photo by Lorna Sim

Energeia

Performed by Alison Plevey, Stephen Gow, Alana Stenning, Olivia Fyfe and Adam Deusien, Energeia is a site specific dance work conceived and directed by Plevey for her dance company, Australian Dance Party. With this work...
The Street Theatre Exclusion Ethan Gibson and Craig Alexander - photo by Shelly Higgs

Exclusion

David Atfield’s 2014 play Scandalous Boy dealt with political and sexual intrigue in ancient Rome. It starred Ethan Gibson as a young man who used his physical beauty to advance his ambitions. Nudity was an integral feat...
AAR STC A Cheery Soul - photo by Daniel Boud

A Cheery Soul

This visually stunning production is set in the 1950s, in White’s fictional Australian town of Sarsaparilla. Miss Docker, or ‘G’ as she longs to be known among acquaintances, is newly homeless. She takes up residence wit...
TAB Spartacus Jarryd Madden and Callum Linanne - photo by Daniel Boud

Spartacus

First presented by The Australian Ballet in 1978 with choreography by Laszlo Seregi, Spartacus with its stirring tale of the Thracian prisoner forced to become a gladiator, kill his best friend and instigate an uprising ...