MT Trustees ensemble - photo by Nicolai Khalezin

Trustees

The OED defines a “Trustee” as “A person into whose possession assets, property, etc., are put, to be held or administered for the benefit of another.” By the time the dust settles (and is vacuumed up by one of the stage...
Monkey Baa Josephine Wants To Dance

Josephine Wants To Dance

The foyer was awash with littlies in favourite tutus of all shapes and sizes. Some earnestly practiced on the barre and mirrors thoughtfully provided by the presenters. Others, including quite a few boys sans tutu, happi...
MF Stardust - Bec Johnston

Melbourne Fringe: STARDUST

Stardust is Bec Johnston’s first showing in the Melbourne Fringe and it’s an audacious debut. Bec plays Lexa, an alien struggling in isolation on Earth after crash-landing years ago. It’s a solitary, yet not dismal exist...
Matriarch Sandy Greenwood

Melbourne Fringe: Matriarch

In Matriarch, writer Sandy Greenwood performs a touching theatrical collage of the women in her family: herself, her mother, her grandmother, and her great-grandmother. Accompanied by beautiful and evocative live music f...
Melbourne Fringe Twink Ascending Andy Johnston - photo by Kayzar Bhathawalla

Melbourne Fringe: Twink Ascending

After all this time, there are still those of us who wish to know what lies beyond the rainbow. Twink Ascending is a rolling montage of audio, script, movement and glitter. The story shifts rapidly between each motif, in...
EVITA Tina Arena and Kurt Kansley - photo by Jeff Busby

EVITA

Based on the events surrounding the rise to power of Eva Peron, EVITA is a sung-through musical documenting the rise to the Presidency of Argentina of her husband, Juan Peron, because of a revolution organized by Eva. Be...