The Street Theatre Boys Will Be Boys - photo by Shelly Higgs AAR

Boys Will Be Boys

Melissa Bubnic’s play is designed to shock and disturb. Set in the high-powered world of corporate finance, peopled with unlovable characters, who enthusiastically embrace the worst excesses of corporate behaviour, and w...
45DS Birdcage Thursdays - photo by Peter Casamento

Birdcage Thursdays

Over time, hoarders can crowd their house so full of stuff that it becomes a risk to their health. Birdcage Thursdays by Sandra Fiona Long considers the consequences of an inability to distinguish between valuables to ke...
Suicide Row

Suicide Row

Sometimes we all get the blues, right? Except, for many people, this isn’t temporary, and its effects aren’t minor. For generations of Australian men, discouraged from seeking help by macho culture, ending their life can...
The Production Company Brigadoon - photo by Jeff Busby

Brigadoon

If your only acquaintance with Lerner and Loewe’s charming 1947 musical about two American tourists who accidently wander into a mysterious Scottish town to discover that it only appears once in every 100 years, is throu...
The MC Showroom Your Diva Needs You Stephen Valeri

Your Diva Needs You

Written and performed by Stephen Valeri, Your Diva Needs You takes cabaret, nostalgia, comedy, and a game show, then stitches them together into a glorious Frankenstein’s monster of a show. Accompanied by a tremendous ba...
Handel in the Theatre Esther - photo by Hou Leong

Esther

If the standard achieved by this production of Handel’s first oratorio, Esther is anything to go by, then Tobias Cole’s ambitions for his fledgling baroque opera company, Handel in the Theatre, may well prove achievable....
MRC Julia Messenger

Julia Messenger Quintet

Julia Messenger has a jazz style all of her own, her recent performance at the Melbourne Recital Centre felt like a turning of the tide – with a coolness and as some remarked ‘a bent to the avant-garde’, she showed...
The Imperial Russian Ballet Company Bolero - photo by Masanori Udagawa

A Festival of Russian Ballet

Under the artistic direction of Gediminas Taranda, The Imperial Russian Ballet Company travels the world presenting productions of the great Russian ballet classics. It’s a regular visitor to Canberra where the company h...