RSAT Colder Ben Pfeiffer, Caroline Lee, Brigid Gallacher - photo by Teresa Noble Photography

Colder

The walls are down at Red Stitch with a fascinating production in Colder. Fragmented from moment to moment, in and in-between scenes, Lachlan Philpott’s script ambitiously wrenches open the bottomless pit of every parent...
OA Don Quichotte Warwick Fyfe - photo by Prudence Upton

Don Quichotte

Disaster was averted at the premiere of Opera Australia’s much anticipated production of Massenet’s Don Quichotte, when guest artist, Ferruccio Furlanetto, considered the supreme interpreter of the role of Don Quichotte,...
Lightning Jar Theatre Venus in Fur Tilly Legge and Darcy Kent - photo by Sarah Walker

Venus in Fur

Ego abounds in Venus in Fur. Like Charlie Kaufman writing himself into the 2002 film, Adaptation, David Ives has written a playwright into the text here, albeit with a few tweaks. Indeed, while Adaptation charts a journe...
Karla Hillam Ugly Duckling

Adelaide Fringe – Ugly Duckling

Who would have thought the re-imagining of a literary fairytale could end up as a pop encrusted cabaret frolic? This ugly duckling finds herself adopted into the glamorous 90210 zip code set, but is unfortunately the qui...
Liz Lea RED - photo by Lorna Sim

Red

How remarkable that such a painful affliction as Endometriosis could inspire such a beautiful work as Red. Endometriosis is a condition which affects a woman’s reproductive organs. Current Canberra Artist of the Year, Li...
Ryan Bondy, A.J. Holmes and the Original Australian Cast of The Book of Mormon - photo by Jeff Busby

The Book of Mormon

If you’re comfortable laughing at jokes about raping babies, AIDS and female circumcision, and seeing Ugandans portrayed as foul-mouthed yobbos, then you’re going to love The Book of Mormon as much as the Sydney opening ...
La Mama Theatre Windows

Windows

More critical theatre goers interested in new perspectives brought by crisp writing might find the view afforded by this set of Windows quite unsatisfying. Written by Ayse Bayramoglu, Windows has two competing panes. The...