The Hanging of Jean Lee

Inspired by multi-award winning Melbourne poet Jordie Albiston’s meticulously researched chilling verse biography, The Hanging of Jean Lee plays out in a song cycle concert version with original music, lyrical text...

At Last: The Etta James Story

Written by UK author John Livings and directed by Simon Myers, At Last: The Etta James Story is a narrative concert telling the story of Etta James’ 57 year career featuring the brilliant Vika Bull rendering a spectacula...

Fat Pig

Neil Labute is a critically acclaimed and controversial American playwright who has built a reputation on his ability to address social themes featuring true to life cynical and self-absorbed characters. On their first o...

The Graduate

In today’s society the word ‘cougar’ is like a fashion statement. It’s more acceptable nowadays for older women to date younger men than it was decades ago. Younger men want to date older women be...

City of Shadows

Every now and then a performance comes along that excels on all levels that is match by a story ever so intriguing. City of Shadows – A song cycle of murder, misfortune and forensics is one such performance! In the late ...

La Traviata

Celebrating the 200th Birthday of Italian master composer Giuseppe Verdi, and to mark the 10th anniversary of Melbourne Opera, the Company presented one of Verdi’s most popular operas, La Traviata. An opera in three acts...

Kiss of the Spider Woman

Manual Puig’s Kiss of the Spider Woman is a provocative tale of love, victimisation and fantasy set against the background and turmoil of a military dictatorship in the 1970’s, Luis Molina is a homosexual window dresser ...

Tony Woods: Archive (book review)

Celebrating a career of more than fifty years Tony Woods: Archive is a fitting tribute to pioneering Melbourne-based contemporary artist and filmmaker Tony Woods. Born in Hobart in 1940, Anthony (Tony) David Woods develo...