MT The Judas Kiss Chris Baldock (Oscar Wilde) and Patrick Galen-Mules (Robert Ross)

The Judas Kiss

Mockingbird Theatre, under the Artistic Directorship of Chris Baldock, is the latest theatre company to emerge on Canberra’s burgeoning theatrical landscape. The choice of David Hare’s play, The Judas Kiss, for its...
Bangarra Dance Theatre presents Dark Emu - photo by Daniel Boud

Bangarra Dance Theatre: Dark Emu

Fresh from its triumph at the 2018 Helpmann Awards, practically scooping the pool, winning six Helpmanns for Bennelong and a Helpmann for Our Land People Stories, Bangarra Dance Theatre again mesmerizes with a brand new ...
Disney Aladdin (Ainsley Melham) and Jasmine (Shubshri Kandiah) - photo by James Green

Aladdin The Musical

Disney has the knack of transporting audiences to a whole new world and for those in the audience, Aladdin manages to transform the Crown Theatre into the “Happiest place on Earth.” With music written by Oscar winning du...
Elbow Room Prehistoric

Prehistoric

When you enter the space for Prehistoric, the first thing you notice is the staging. The seats are arranged in a way that gives the impression that the show is cornered by the audience. It’s a lovely touch that quickly r...
Rocky Horror Show Todd McKenney - photo Jeff Busby

The Rocky Horror Show

It’s a strange journey: From the debut of The Rocky Horror Show in 1973, in a small upstairs theatre in Chelsea, London, to Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show in 2018, in the much larger Her Majesty’s Theatre in Melbour...
OA Aida - photo by Prudence Upton 

Aida

If you only go along to a performance of Aida for the Triumphal March, be forewarned. This production doesn’t have a Triumphal Procession. Instead, during the music Verdi wrote for the triumphant return of the Egyptian a...
MKA Walt Disney - photo by Wilson Liew

The Death of Walt Disney

Written by Lucas Hnath, The Death of Walt Disney tells a story larger than just his demise. The actors – Tobias Manderson-Galvin, Kerith Manderson-Galvin, Lenore Manderson, and Patrick Galvin – each play an actor in what...
Genevieve Mooy as Coral Browne - photo by Rob George

Coral Browne: This F***ing Lady

She is probably one of the most successful Australian actors you’ve never heard of – Coral Browne, a girl from Footscray who made it big on the West End, Hollywood and Broadway. I must admit, I initially thou...