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“Don’t move…I’ll find you” : Join us for Eurydice at Red Stitch Actors Theatre‏

Join us for the Victorian Premiere of EURYDICE    By  Sarah Ruhl    Apparently no one sleeps in the underworld. Ensemble members Ngaire Dawn Fair and John Peck, playing Eurydice and Orpheus, haven’t been getting much sleep in the real world either. Both have been practically living at the theatre having just stepped offstage from the last two acclaimed Red Stitch productions; John as Simon in Glory Dazed and Ngaire as Rose in The Flick. Doing ‘back to back’ shows (rehearsing one play by day whilst performing the other at night) is a challenge and a joy, particularly when exploring two vastly contrasting plays.   Eurydice by Sarah Ruhl is…

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A special announcement from Red Stitch Actors Theatre

Join us at Red Stitch for… CLASSICS IN CONVERSATION: FOLLOWING ORPHEUS & EURYDICE Sunday 21st September 4pm   Eurydice is an ancient myth. Sarah Ruhl’s Eurydice is a contemporary play. The tale has seen many incarnations over the centuries through novels, songs, operas and even video games. At our afternoon of Classics in Conversation at Red Stitch we’ll discuss the progression of Eurydice from myth to modernity and how the central themes of love, loss and memory have been developed and interpreted by artists and art forms over the centuries. Joining us in conversation, we welcome Heather Sebo, Classics lecturer Latrobe University, Luke Kerridge, Director of Eurydice and Dion Mills, ensemble cast member of the show….


“Triumphant theatre” – Glory Dazed runs until August 23rd

GLORY DAZED By Cat Jones Directed by Greg Carroll With Johnathan Peck, Andre de Vanny, Emily Goddard & Laura Jane Turner Glory Dazed is in its final week at Red Stitch and it sure has been an audience favourite and critics’ pick of the season so far! Here’s what they’re saying…  “Gripping performances…a dangerous and compelling portrayal of masculinity over the edge. [A] tense, atmospheric, and well-paced production that grabs hold and doesn’t let go.” Cameron Woodhead, The Age  “Compelling performances…Greg Carroll’s direction is bold and assured.” Kate Herbert, Herald Sun “Andre de Vanny is riveting…a towering performance.” Robert Chuter, ArtsHub “Well done Red Stitch for presenting a gripping, gritty and…

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