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We’re taking you to THE RIVER…

Hello, We are well and truly shaking things up at Red Stitch this month. PLAYlist is a miraculous dream waiting to happen on Saturday, before it slips away into the night for another year. Do what you can to get a ticket! Meanwhile at home, The River by Jez Butterworth steers us into unchartered waters… Directed by John Kachoyan, The River features an entirely ensemble cast including Ngaire Dawn Fair, Dion Mills and Christina O’Neill. A…

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Come Play @ PLAYlist Fundraiser April 23

It’s that special time of year where PLAYlist takes over our world at Red Stitch. At PLAYlist16, music, art and theatre come together in one of Melbourne’s most iconic and unique venues at Bakehouse Studios for our annual fundraiser. Ten writers. Each writer selects a song. The songs inspire ten plays. The plays are only as long as the…


THE RIVER In Rehearsal | SPLENDOUR Final Shows

It’s all happening at Red Stitch with SPLENDOUR wowing audiences and entering it’s final 10 days (hurry if you haven’t seen it as it closes next week). We’re also busily finalising an incredible lineup for our annual fundraiser PLAYlist at Bakehouse Studios April 23 and THE RIVER by Jez Butterworth is deep in rehearsal. Check out some rehearsal photos of the team back in Melbourne…



Red Stitch Kindred

Roger Roirdan, Maureen Wheeler AO, Tony Wheeler AO, Anthony Adair, Karen Adair, Jane and Stephen Hains, Harry Kestin, Jane Kunstler, Carrillo Gantner, Anthony Dickinson AOM, Tom and Beth Bruce, Per and Ingrid Carlsen, Rosemary Walls, Judith Van Susteren, Gabrielle and Hans Eisen, Jenny Schwarz, Ian and Grace Warner, Charles Wilkins, Dina Mann, Pamela McLure, Dean Ramus, Elise Callander, Kate Shackell, Philip and Helen Gentry, Norman Pollack, Sieglind D’Arcy, Stephen Fair, Michael Kingston, John Salvaris, Edwina Lampitt (In Memoriam), Christina Turner and Lyle Thomas, Elise Callander, Humphrey Clegg, Mark O’Dwyer, Jenny Brukner, Jenny and Jock Jeffries

Red Stitch pays it's respects to the Wurundjeri people, the tradition owners of this land.

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