“Another win for the Red Stitch team”

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Theatre People      Melbourne. Arts. Fashion


By Tom Wells Directed by Tom Healey

With Kate Cole, Johnathan Peck, Ray Chong Nee, Paul Denny & Rory Kelly


Our final show for 2014 has been winning the hearts of audiences. And the critics are no exception…

  • “…it’s easy to see why [Tom Wells] is considered one of Britain’s best young playwrights… Barely Athletic may struggle to win matches, but this affecting production has no trouble winning hearts.” – Rebecca Harkins-Cross, The Age
  • “Tom Healey’s graceful production is especially well cast and beautifully acted.” – Chris Boyd, The Australia
  • “Jumpers for Goalposts is wry, moving, hilarious and unfashionably beautiful.” – Byron Bache, Herald Sun
  • “I could really find nothing to fault in this production – everything works beautifully, from the direction and performances to the pacing and set design. Go see it while you can!” – Alex Paige, Stage Whispers
  • “…the outstanding cast make the most of every comic and dramatic moment….Thanks to the theatre’s intimate and raked seating, we are always at one with the action.” – Nick Pilgrim, Theatre People
  • “…delicately written, masterfully devised, flawlessly performed play.” – Zeynep Incir, Melbourne. Arts. Fashion
  • “…it’s one of those adorable plays where you want to join the cast on stage and become part of it…this production is truly charming, light and accessible yet with depth.” – Liza Dezfouli, Australian Stage

Book Tickets Here

Playing until December 20

Wednesday – Friday (8pm), Saturday (4pm & 8pm), Sunday (6:30pm)