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Final week of LAMB (A New Play with Songs)

The year is winding down, everyone is readying for the holiday season…and here at our big, little theatre we are preparing to close our last play of our 2018 season,  Lamb (A New Play with Songs).  This affecting new Australian work has charmed its way into our audiences’ hearts and we have already extended the season until this Sunday…

LAMB extended due to popular demand | Season 2019 on sale now

Lamb (A New Play with Songs) is capturing the hearts of audiences and critics alike. This “fragile, beautiful piece” is selling fast – we have EXTENDED THE SEASON to Sunday, December 16th! Don’t delay, book your tickets now. Here’s what they critics are saying: “…elegantly crafted three-hander delivers intimate and textured domestic drama, drawing an intricate study of grief…Director…

Lamb (A New Play with Songs) opening!

Hello, I’m very excited to share our new production with you. Jane Bodie and Mark Seymour are, without a shadow of a doubt great artists. And they are both great storytellers. Lamb (A New Play with Songs), is a powerful testament to that. This work began back at PLAYlist 2016, and it has been a great pleasure…

Inside the Rehearsal Room of LAMB & final shows of SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER

SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER is playing its final shows this weekend and must close on November 4. We have loved having Tennessee Williams’ gothic classic in our big, little theatre and don’t want you to miss this “dark, unsettling, and delightful; sharp, intrusive and hilarious.” production (Witness). Book now! In the meantime, the cast of LAMB by Jane Bodie (Music, This Years…

SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER is “luminous” l Playing until 4 Nov

The “monstrous mass of vines and foliage obscured by a dense tropical mist”  has well and truly descended upon the theatre, we are in the land of the Southern Gothic and swimming in the lyricism of Tennessee Williams’ most autobiographical play, SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER. This classic has enthralled audiences since opening and tickets are selling fast, with a…

SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER opening

Hello, This week the theatre is brimming with gothic magic from the ‘deep south’ as Tennessee Williams’ SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER plays to sold-out preview houses and transports audiences into a vivid landscape. Here’s what director, Stephen Nicolazzo has to say about the prolific playwright and SUDDENLY: “The thing I love about Tennessee Williams was that he was unashamedly making plays…

Inside the Rehearsal Room: SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER & Last Days of LOVESONG

It’s been a busy few weeks at our big, little theatre with SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER deep in rehearsals, LOVESONG in its final weeks of sold out shows, finalising our 2019 season, and two of our INK works embarking on further lives; JURASSICA is currently on tour while DESERT, 6:29pm readies to go the Wuzhen Theatre Festival in China.  (See, we told you it was busy). Our 2019 season is…

a “powerful” LOVESONG is playing now

LOVESONG has opened in our big, little theatre and is having a profound affect on critics and audience members alike with its captivating performances, beautiful live cello score and deft direction. This “hauntingly poetic” production is selling quickly, so don’t wait – book now. Here’s what the critics are saying:   “A tear-jerker…a poignant but clear-eyed portrayal…captivating depth and subtlety…delicate and…

LOVESONG opening l 3 play pass available now

Hello, This week I’ve had the pleasure of sitting among packed preview audiences for Lovesong by Abi Morgan, breathing in the magic conjured by the entire creative team. This production features a live score (a Red Stitch first!). The exquisite accompaniment of Campbell Banks on cello is a delight in our space, and the actors are heartbreaking in…

Inside LOVESONG l Final Shows THE ANTIPODES

LOVESONG in rehearsal   The cast of LOVESONG by Abi Morgan are deep in rehearsals bringing this poetic production to life. Our four brilliant guest actors Paul English, Jillian Murray, Maddy Jevic and Dylan Watson are exploring this deeply affecting work under the direction of Denny Lawrence with Cellist, Campbell Banks, performing live an original score by Gemma Turvey….