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ULSTER AMERICAN opens next week! | View the trailer | INK update

Ulster American by David Ireland lets loose three great actors, some utterly incendiary writing and good dose of abandon. Sound like a fun night at Red Stitch? Yep. Directed by ensemble member Brett Cousins, Ulster American brings ensemble members Sarah Sutherland and David Whiteley together onstage for the first time in a decade, joined by the inimitable Steve Bastoni in his first role…

Inside ULSTER AMERICAN rehearsals and final days of POMONA

This week, we are delighted to bring you the first look inside rehearsals for ULSTER AMERICAN, written by David Ireland and featuring ensemble members David Whiteley (Uncle Vanya, Wet House) and Sarah Sutherland (desert, 6:29pm, The Realistic Joneses) on stage and Brett Cousins (co-director of Fury, You Got Older) at the helm as director. We are thrilled to also welcome Steve Bastoni (A View From The Bridge) to the Red Stitch stage for the first time. We can’t wait…

“Tour de force” POMONA now on! Save with half year subscriptions.

POMONA has been thrilling audiences & critics alike. Book now to experience this edge-of-your-seat “tour de force” before it sells out! Here’s what the critics are saying: “as fine a piece of mainstream theatre as you are likely to encounter: passionate, accomplished and assured; carefully designed and realised, and best of all, utterly alive.“ – The Australian “…mesmerising and thrilling ……

POMONA is coming, view the trailer!

Pomona grabs you and doesn’t let go. It makes you lean into its twists and turns even as you want to look away. In an early rehearsal run last week, the work was compelling and gritty. Director Gary Abrahams, alongside a stellar cast and creative team, are making a thriller that really packs a punch. See…

Inside POMONA rehearsals, final days of ESCAPED ALONE, INK applications closing soon.

Welcome inside the world of POMONA! Red Stitch is excited to bring Alistair McDowall’s surreal sci-fi thriller to Australian audiences for the very first time. Under the direction of Gary Abrahams, the POMONA cast have been busily rehearsing their scenes as well as learning how to solve Rubik’s Cubes! Come and see them in action when POMONA opens in July….

ESCAPED ALONE in reviews, support emerging artists & subscribe for the second half of 2019.

ESCAPED ALONE, by Caryl Churchill and directed by Jenny Kemp, is impressing audiences and reviewers alike. Tickets are selling fast so book now and join us at“Red Stitch Actors’ Theatre, the small venue with a reputation for big storytelling” (Time Out)! Here’s what the critics are saying: “a thoroughly worthwhile, fiendishly resonant hour of must-see theatre.“ – ★★★★1/2, ArtsHub “Churchill’s ability to…

ESCAPED ALONE opens this week!

Masterful. It’s the word to escape my throat following a rehearsal run of Jenny Kemp’s production of Caryl Churchill’s Escaped Alone. This is a work of the moment, by one of the greatest contemporary playwrights. At only an hour long, the script holds worlds within it, and the actors are incredible. Jenny and her cast of…

Inside ESCAPED ALONE, final days of WAKEY, WAKEY and INK applications open

Our Australian premiere season of ESCAPED ALONE, the latest work by Caryl Churchill, is currently in rehearsals with a stellar cast directed by the highly accomplished Jenny Kemp. Caryl Churchill is one of the most influential and groundbreaking contemporary British dramatists, and we’re thrilled to bring this extraordinary work to you. Only two weeks remain of the “thoughtful,…

WAKEY, WAKEY filling houses & MYSTERY SLOT revealed!

Audiences have been finding Will Eno’s latest play, WAKEY, WAKEY, deeply moving. With only three weeks of shows remaining, this gentle yet celebratory play is certain to fill up quickly. Book now to experience this exciting and transforming new work. Here’s what the critics are saying: “Hosking is one of the country’s most under-appreciated talents, an actor of startling depth and nuance,…