Shellshock

An unusual love story of an Australian teenager and his tortoise friend, Herman, the oldest living survivor of the Gallipoli campaign, Justin Fleming’s highly anticipated production of Shellshock plays for a limite...

The Insomnia Project

Four individuals battle a sleepless night which leads them through a separate, yet shared, journey of fantasy, fear, loneliness and maddening exhaustion. Based on actual events, The Insomnia Project is an innovative, mul...

The Shadow King off to London

Melbourne’s Malthouse Theatre will be taking its landmark production The Shadow King to London’s Barbican Centre in 2016. The Shadow King reimagines Shakespeare’s timeless tragedy King Lear as a blood-soaked tale of two ...

I Am a Miracle

A timely and hard-hitting look at social oppression and the miscarriage of justice throughout the ages, Malthouse Theatre presents Declan Greene’s I Am a Miracle for a limited season from 21 July 2015. After 18 yea...

Death and the Maiden

Some plays maintain their relevance because some horrors never go away, Ariel Dorfman’s captivating psychological thriller Death and the Maiden is one such work. Receiving its Australian premiere more than 20 years ago, ...

Detroit

An ecstatic and dangerous comedy that brilliantly captures our precarious economic times, Lisa D’Amour’s award-winning Detroit will be presented by Darlinghurst Theatre Company in an Australian premiere season at the Ete...

Dead Centre / Sea Wall

From two continents, and two award-­winning playwrights comes an exhilarating double bill presented by Red Stitch Actors Theatre for a limited from 17 July 2015. A first for Red Stitch, this double-bill will see the Aust...

Blithe Spirit

Widely considered to be one of Noël Coward’s greatest works, Blithe Spirit will be presented by Black Swan State Theatre Company at the Heath Ledger Theatre from 18 July 2015. While researching his next novel, Charles Co...