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Latest eNews: “Potent, well crafted and beautifully delivered” AMERICAN SONG is playing now.

American Song opened last weekend to emotional standing ovations in packed out houses. This powerful new work has been resonating with audiences and critics alike. Here’s what they’re saying: “American Song is one of Joanna Murray-Smith’s most mature, refined and important works. Petruzzi is…so powerful and so well directed by Tom Healey.” – The Australian   “Tom Healey’s…

Latest eNews: AMERICAN SONG opens this week

Hello, One of the delights of my job is witnessing great artists practice what they do best. Which means rising to new heights and challenges in their work. American Song is one of those opportunities. An exquisite, finely wrought script by one of Australia’s most accomplished playwrights, Joanna Murray-Smith, American Song is an astonishing play. Tom Healey is directing our…

Latest eNews: THE WAY OUT is “compelling” l Playing now

The world of The Way Out has been captivating audiences, with its unique dystopian, sci-fi, future vision of Australia. Here’s what the critics are saying: “ [A] darkly atmospheric production…an impressive cast…a talented first play that left me eager to see how Collins develops her craft.” – The Age “…effectively unsettling…Gallacher is warm and sympathetic…Mills is suitably tough but damaged.” –…

Latest eNews: World Premiere – THE WAY OUT opening.

Hello, This week, as our first preview audiences saw The Way Out, I’ve paused to reflect on its journey thus far. I recalled the buzz among ensemble members over early drafts of Josephine’s sci-fi infused, Australian country-western drama. The detailed script development with Josephine, dramaturge Jane Bodie, and director Penny Harpham over several years. The…

Latest eNews: “Thought provoking and moving” INCOGNITO is playing now

INCOGNITO  is garnering stellar reviews from critics, while evoking emotional responses and thunderous applause from audiences. Tickets are selling out fast, so book soon! “An acting masterclass…the ensemble of four performs with impressive clarity and precision.”  – The Age “Co-directed sensitively and imaginatively by Ella Caldwell and Brett Cousins…thought provoking and moving.” – Herald Sun “Stunning…astute direction…accomplished performances…extremely rewarding.”…

Latest eNews: a wild walk on THE MOORS + 2017 INK playwrights announced

Hello, Last night I took great pleasure in entering the weird and sexy world of The Moors as we had our last dress rehearsal. Directed by Stephen Nicolazzo with his usual flair and elegance, The Moors is a haunting winter tale of seething tensions and repressed passions. This arresting production offers up a unique exploration…