The Mountaintop

45 years after Dr Martin Luther King Jr declared ‘I’ve been to the Mountaintop’, Melbourne Theatre Company presents American playwright Katori Hall’s poetic envisioning of King’s last night on earth following this famous...

NEON Festival wins Best Theatre of 2013

Melbourne Theatre Company is thrilled to announce its NEON Festival of Independent Theatre has been named Best of Australian Arts 2013 in the theatre category awarded by The Monthly – Australia’s leading national magazin...

The Cherry Orchard (review)

In German, the word ‘ersatz’ is a noun, and doesn’t necessarily contain a suggestion of inferior quality. It just means substitute. Of course, in our language, it functions as an adjective and carries intimations of shod...

The Crucible

An indisputable masterpiece of twentieth century theatre is revisited in this landmark production, with David Wenham tackling one of the most challenging roles in the dramatic canon. Written at the height of 1950s McCart...