La Mama Undercoat: A Parafoxical Tale

Undercoat: A Parafoxical Tale

Through the generations, the resilient character of The Fox – both admired and feared for its cunning – has been a storytelling staple. They are referenced in works from Ovid’s tales, to Ben Jonson’s Volpone,...
MTC Macbeth Jai Courtney

Macbeth

A powerhouse cast joins international star Jai Courtney (Suicide Squad) and director Simon Phillips in a new Melbourne Theatre Company production of Macbeth, Shakespeare’s searing tragedy of ambition, betrayal and murder...
She Said Theatre SALT

Salt

There are some beautiful moments in Salt: Caitlyn (Artemis Ioannides) plays with her shadow, colours fractured around the edge, her character held in a prism as things get unsettled and complicated; or the refrain of Mar...
One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest

One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest

It has been nearly 55 years since Dale Wasserman adapted Ken Kesey’s classic novel, One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest into a play version that ran on Broadway. Most people of a certain age will also be able to recall...
QT The 7 Stages of Grieving Chenoa Deemal

The 7 Stages of Grieving

Remaining a vital masterwork 20 years after it was penned by Wesley Enoch and Deborah Mailman, The 7 Stages of Grieving is a wise and powerful play about the grief of Aboriginal people and the hope of reconciliation. ...
Straightjacketproductions Bakersfield Mist John Wood and Julie Nihill - photo by Gina Milicia

Bakersfield Mist

Is the true value of art in the eye of the beholder? Maude, a fifty-something unemployed bartender living in a trailer park, has bought a painting for a few bucks from a thrift store. Despite almost trashing it, she’s no...
Red Stitch The Moors - photo by Rob Blackburn

The Moors

A unique exploration of identity, gender roles, sexuality and what it is to write your own story, Red Stitch presents the Australian premiere of American playwright, Jen Silverman’s vividly bizarre, The Moors for a limit...