45DS The Curtain Paul Weingott, Milijana Cancar and Gil Tucker

The Curtain

A touching and humorous examination of ageing, vulnerability and a prickly friendship in a country town lodging house, renowned playwright Daniel Keene returns to fortyfivedownstairs with the Australian premiere of The C...
Keegan Joyce, Arielle Gray, Greg Stone, Alison Whyte and Mikayla Merks in Cloudstreet - photo by Philip Gostelow

Cloudstreet

Cloudstreet, based on the novel by Tim Winton and adapted for stage by Nick Enright and Justin Monjo returns to the stage after 22 years. Cloudstreet is a saga that examines the lives of two families; the Lambs and the P...
Dean Gunera as Huey and Josh Massarotti as Aldo feature in Italian American Reconciliation - courtesy of Lab Theatre

Italian American Reconciliation

“Te toto o te tangata, he kai; te oranga o te tangata, he whenua” (While food provides the blood in our veins, our health is drawn from the land) – Maori proverb The richness of tradition and family are not o...
AAR STCSA Dance Nation

Dance Nation

Clare Barron’s wild, award-winning comedy about a group of pre-teen dancers fighting for a national final, Dance Nation, premieres at Adelaide’s Scott Theatre in February before heading to Belvoir’s Upstairs Theatre (Syd...
AAR MT Cloudstreet Scott Sheridan and Natasha Herbert - photo by Pia Johnson

Cloudstreet

Take a seat and join two of WA’s favourite families for a once-in-a-generation theatre event as Tim Winton’s award-winning novel Cloudstreet adapted by Nick Enright and Justin Monjo comes to life on the stage of His Maje...
bub Australian Open Patrick Jhanur - photo by Clare Hawley

Australian Open

Australian Open is a smart, sleek and epically glorious romp that pulls on the treads of Australia’s hang ups on monogamy, queer representation, self-fulfilment and sport. This may seem like a lot to unpack in a me...