Australian capital territories



 

 


ALEX Theatre St Kilda

135 Fitzroy Street
St. Kilda
Bookings: www.ticketek/com/au

 

 

 

 

 

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ARTS HOUSE
North Melbourne Town Hall
521 Queensbury St. North Melbourne
Bookings: 03 9322 3720


 

 

Athenaeum Theatre
Bookings: 03 9650 1500 or 132 849

 

Alice in Wonderland

A lively cast of actors and puppeteers bring 20 characters to life on stage in a play that takes audiences down therabbit hole with alice, one of Literature's most beloved heroines, to her adventures in Wondeland - tumbling wiht the weedle Twins, chasing the White Rabbit, booing the Queen of Hearts and taking tea with the Hatter at Maddest tea paety of all time.
Season: January 10 - 12. 2019

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The Burrow
83 Brunswick St. Fitzroy

 

Strata Inc.

Morth of Eight presents its second World Premiere this November with Strata Inc. by Laura Lethlean and Faran Martin
Frank Strata, successful investment tycoon is dead. Suddenly his son Andrew is set to inherit Strata Inc, and all the perks that come with it: whiskey, stunning news, the corporate tracksuit..But before the ink dries, the previously impenetrable CEO's office is taken captive by a daped crusader, Enter Lisa, the other Strata heir, and she is not leaving until her father's legacy is unapologetically obliterated, whatever the cost. Fire fighs fire in this brazen, funny and unflinching war against entitlement.
In a worls thast sees people for all their value and none of their worth, must we all become worthless to become equal?
Season: November 20 - December 8. 2018.

 
 
 
 
 

 


The Butterfly Club
5 Carson Place (off Little Collins Street) Melbourne
Bookings: 61 3 9663 8107

 

Capitol Arcade
Howey Place Mebourne
Bookings: click here melbournefringe.com.au

 


Chapel off Chapel

Bookings: 61 3 8290 7000

Performance Management (cabaret)

Performance Management

Where can you marvel at the antics of clowns, witness juggling on a grand scale, gawk at a cavalcade of crazies in a modern day freak show, & get paid for the privilege?
Forget waiting for the circus to come to town... it al plays out in every office, every day/
Seasonm: December 12 - 16. 2018.

 


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Circus Oz

Bookings: ticketek.com.au
Ph 136 100

Cirque Du Soleil

 

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Comedy Theatre

Bookings: 132 849

 

Costa Hall
DeakinUniversity

 

 

The 86
185 Smith Street
Collingwood

 

Fairfax Studio
Bookings: 1300 182 183
Ticketmaster: 136 100.

 

Old Stock : A Refugee Love Story

A dark, funny and high-energy klezmer folk tale inspired by the real-life story of two Romanian Jews seeking refuge in /canada in 1908.
It's early 20th century Halifax and Chaim and Chaya, hounded from home, are wqaitng for immigration to decide their future, under threat of tuberculosis and typhus. Will they survive this new land?
'With neo-klezmer songs written by director Christian Barry and acclaimed genre-bending performer and musician Bn Caplan, this quirky one-act musical is written by award-winning playwright Hannah Moscovitch, who based it on the story of her own Jewish great-rgrandparents.
This bewtiching music-theatre hybrid and cautionary tale for modern times - performed with instruments ranging from fiddle to clarinet, acc\ordian, banjo and megaphone - was nominated for six Drama Sesk Awarda fo rite recent off-Broadway season, wom muli\tiple Edinburgh Fringe awards and eas a New York Times Critic's Pick.
Season: Janusry 29 - February 2. 2019.

Merciless Gods

The two hour production is a brutal and tender examination of queer immigrant experiences in Australia, and can be seen at the Faidfax Theatre in February 2019. This collection of right vignettes based on Tsiolkas' work shows how humans are prey to the cruel and capricious Ancient Gods, taking audiences into wolds both strange and familiar.
From migrant camps to gay saunas, pill-popping hipster dinner partiess to porn sets and prison cells to the streets pof the Cross, Merciless Gods captures haunting slices of our psyche and unveils the hidded faces of ancient deities in mortal ground. Intercutting between familes, friends and accidental encounters, this is humanity laid-bare-virtuous and vengeful, domestic and divine, It is Australia today.
Warnings: Nudity, sex scenes, violence, coarse language, smoke, haze, smoking on stage.
Season: February 6 - 10. 2019
Wednesday - Friday 7.30pm Saturday 2pm & 7.30pm, Sunday 5pm.

The Miser

Wealthy skinflint, Harpargon is so cheap he'd rather bury his money in the backyard and steal oats from his horse before seeing a dollar spent.
John Bell stars in The Miser as the stingy Harpagon, a money-lender who makes Ebenzer Scrooge look generous. With his eye on the prize - an inappropiateley young bride who already has set on his con - Harpago is prepared to sacrifice his children and his dignity to win it all.
Season: April 25 - May 12. 2019

 


 
     
     

 

45 downstairs
45 Flinders Lane Melbourne
61 3 9662 9966

 

 

Gasworks
Bookings: 61 3 9699 3253.

Hamer Hall
Bookings: 1300 182 183

Andrea Chénier

Andre Chénier is in danger of losing his head. As France cowers under the Rign of Terror, thepoet is falling madly, passionately in love.
A gripping storybased on true events unfolds swiftly in Giordano's famous opera, beloved by audiences and performers for its magnificent arias, tender love story and dramatic music.
a poet, a philosopher and defender of the poor, Chénier believes in ideals of his revoultionary brothers: Liberty! Equality! Fraternity! Now the revolution is over, but La Guillotine hasn't lost her taste for blood. The revolutionaries, once so idealistic, are turning on their own to keep her fed.

Season: Thursday August 13. 2019 at 7pm.

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Her Majesty's Theatre

Hisense Arena
Olympic Boulevard Richmond.
Bookings: 132 849
www.ticketek.com.au

 

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Labassa
2 Manor Grove North Caulfield
Bookings: 03 0429 3004

The Lawler
Southbank Theatre
Bookings: 03 8688 0800

 

La Mama

Bookings:61 3 9347 6142

 

2018 Season

I have to report some very sad news inasmuch as recently La Mama had a very bad fire and was completely destroyed. The forthcoming shows at La Mama will be transferred to otther venues and when notification is forwarded Pktheatre will keep in touch.

 

La Mama Courthouse

La Mama Theatre


 



La Mama for Kids

La Mama Musica


La Mama Poetica

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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CUB Malthouse Theatre

Bookings: 61 3 9685 5111.


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MERLYN THEATRE

Rock Bang

a circus opera - it;s an energetic concoction aand spectacle that shows off some extremely pliable acrobatics with one of the wrld's most solid and infamous duos every created.
Rounding out thir 40th year cel;ebrations, Circus Oz has co-created an original hilarious rock'n'roll extavaganza -Rock Bang - with Otto & Astrid from the (self-proclaimed) best band in the world. The Rotten Ounkte
Part rock concert, part side-splitting comedy and smashed toegher with acrobatic punk, anarchy. Rock Bang is a sensory feast of heart stopping stunts, physical ridiculousness, soaring guitars, thumping drums and contagious tunes.|
Etterly dysfunctional siblings Otto & Astrid attempt to tell their fantastical life story as orphans and growing uo in artist filled squats to become the darlings of Berlin's unferground rock scene.
Distracted and inspired byt the extraordinary bendy feats of the Circus Oz acrobats, Otto & Astrid quickly descend into squabbling, throwing reheaqrsed circus routines and songs into spectacular chaos.
Season: November 15 - 25. 2018

 

 

 

 

 


   

Tower Theatre

 

Artist-Curated Events

 

Extra Events

 

 

 
   
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Margaret Court Arena
Bookings: www.ticketek.com

The MC Showroom
18 Clifton St. Prahran
Bookings: www. trybooking.com/www.themcdhowroom.com

 

 

 

Mechanic's Institute
270 Sydney Rd. Brunswick
Bookings: www.metanoiatheatre.com

 

Melbourne French Theatre

203 -205 Canning St. Carlton
Bookings: 61 3 9349 2250

 


Melbourne Recital Centre
Southbank Boulevard, Southbank
Bookings: www.folliesinconcert.com.au

 

Melbourne Theatre Company

Bookings: 1300 136 166

Twelfth Night

This exquisite comedy is a timeless masterpiece, bursting at the seams with passion and music. Yet it all starts with a twin sister and brother shipwrecked, grief-sstricken, both believing the other to be drowned.
Season: November 12 - December 29. 2018 Venue: Souithbank Theatre

 

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Metanoia Theatre
270 Sydney Road Brunswick
Bookings: 61 3 9387 3376

 

Palais Theatre

136 100

 

The National Institute of Circus Arts

Bookings: 61 3 9214 6974




 

 

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The Owl and Cat
trybooking.com/174922

THE OWL & CAT THEATRE - VENUE CLOSURE.

Dear reader, 

A lot of electro swing, drinking & theatre making later... the time has come to close the doors on the old haunted house style theatre venue (with terrible signage. I know!) on swan street. Thomas & I got a crazy idea & we ran with it. 50 or so shows later - that crazy idea has grown into what I like to believe is now a key part of the Melbourne theatre scene.

I have had the joy of watching SO many artists grow & gain opportunities & experience, what a gift! The thank you letters & messages from artists who wouldn't be were they are now if it wasn't for something we did or said or simply enabled them to do, are enough to make my life complete. From musicians to set designers to actors & visual artists. The Owl & Cat Theatre has become known & appreciated as a space of equality, acceptance, & artistic expression. It's a home to fearlessness & compassion & heaps & heaps of dust. I have seen audiences filled with awe & inspiration & genuine insight. All of THAT I would pay twice for then again & again & even over once more. 

In the coming year we will continue our production partnership with our Alaskan family at The Last Frontier Theatre Conference in Alaska & we will continue to push boundaries & support new playwrights in different locations. I don't know where the wind will take us just yet but I am excited to find out. I look to MKA as inspiration in this challenging time & I look to all the people that gathered around 2 crazy kids fresh out of a drama degree who wanted to make new theatre. Thank you to those people. The ones who kept the space alive this long. (I tried to write a list of names & this paragraph actually got out of h& - you know who you are - I love you) 

I am honored that I was given this experience & I urge you too remember this at this time - I will remember it too.. we are not a building .. we are artists who work together to tell stories, stories that help people to understand themselves & others more. Theatre has an amazing ability to bring people together & that can't be taken away. 

The Owl & Cat will continue to make theatre, & continue to try new ideas fearlessly, we will continue to make art that tackles anything head on & continue to take submissions. Stay updated via our website - www.owlandcat.com.au

I'm incredibly proud of so so so many things we have created over the years like ORGASM, Boys Club, Tinder Box, Erasers, Bordello, killers, RIOT, our sets, The Main Stage seasons, giving poetry nights a venue & hosting friends parties.. oooh baby our parties (they are always great let's be honest!). Just to name a few. I am chuffed that playwrights flew across the globe to see their work on our little concrete stage from the USA & LONDON. 

What I am most proud of though- is something that we can continue from any space. I am so proud that we take the time to consider everyone. Thomas would read scripts for weeks on end literally weeks - all day every day just reading play after play to ensure all the writers who bothered to submit got a fair go, he would demand world premieres even if they don't sell because writers need a chance. I would sit for hours to watch every actor who registered to audition with an open mind no matter what school they went too or experience they had. I remember the rejection emails as a younger actor. & I do understand the time & financial restraints from the other side of it- but that's why I am proud. We did it anyway. Why? Because we love theatre & we know what it is like to fight for what you believe in. The fight can't be easy or it's dull - but you need someone to give you water ringside right? When the people, who wouldn't otherwise have had the chance to try, did with us... & then they succeeded... man... let me tell you, that is better than any drug on this earth. 

A little bit of my heart will stay on Swan Street... BUT no matter where the Owl & Cat's home is - I have no doubt that this spirit of acceptance; innovation & joy will follow us there. 

As Catherine Holder & Carolyn Dawes (Who have been integral to the longevity of this whole operation to date) reminded me on my birthday... 'if you build it they will come'. 

I will keep building & I hope you will come. 

STAY TUNED.... meow.... 

Sincerely,

Gabrielle Savrone

Mistress of The Owl & Cat Theatre  

 

 

Palms at Crown
Bookings: 1300 795 012

The Pavilion at Docklands
Bookings: Ticketmaster 136 1

 

 

Placeta Theatre
Bookings: 61 3 9905 1111

 

Playhouse
Bookings: 1300 182 183.

Peter Pan goes Wrong

Following hot on the wobbly wheels of the box office hit The Play That Goes Wrong Mischielf Theatre brings its triumphant disaster Peter Pan Goes Wrong from London's West End to Australia.
Once again the much-loved members of The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes with hilarious and disastrous results.
Will they ever make it to Neverland.
Season: December 19 - January 13. 2019

Briefs: Close Encounters

This id the third show from Briefs Factory, and since its premeire atht eAdelaide Cabaret Festival in 2017 it has gone on to have stellar seeasons at London's Uncerbelly Festival, enjoyed a successful run at Aukland's Q Theatre and even a performance at World Pride in Madrid, 2018 has seen them crash-land at Sydney Festival with Adelaide Cabaret Festival and Edinburgh Fringe also on the flight path.
Close Encounters is an incredible uplifting show, where the Briefs warriors journey through space to the future where there is a place for everyone, Having glitter-bombed the globe with their circus skills, drop dead gorgeous drag and raicous comedy, it's time these Australian heartthrobs made their way back home.
Featuring their trademark heart-stopping blend of insanely, talented cabaret burlesque, comic capery,. circus to die for, interstellar aerial feats and waro-speed strippers, the Briefs boys apply their skill and hunour to pudh the boundaries of artistry, maqsculinity and decencey. And to top it all off, they do it with punkish swagger, Briefs explore the third dimension only they know how so be prepaered for a close encounter
Season: March 20 - 24. 2019 .
In addition to their Close Encounter season, Briefs Factory is also bringing their Brat Kid's Carnival to the Playhouse Theatre for one show only on Saturday March 23. 2019. In this circus extravagamza, children are invited to pop on their party outfit and join the carnival in a wildly fum afternoon for mischief makers and their grown-ups. The work features hula hoops at top speed, acrobatics at alarming heights, clowing ntics, magic and puppets. From awe-inspiring to downight hilarious, this high-energy mix odf circus and cabaret is perfect for kids aged seven and up.

 

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Plenary Theatre
Bookings: 136 100

 


Poppy Seed Theatre Festival
Bookings: poppyseed.com.au

 

Q44 Theatre
1st Floor 550 Swan Street Ricmond

 

Red Stitch Actors

ings: Bookings: 61 3 9533 8083
www.redstitch.net3

2018 Season

We Need You More Than Ever


Hullo,

It has been an overwhelmingly exciting year for Red Stitch - sellout houses,. new audiences, loyal supporters, regional tours and a season of acclaimed new work. And, with thanks to you - a small step in the right direction with an increase to our artists fees. We are growing and the outlook for the next 6 months is no exception.
However, the proposed Federal Government budget reform to the Arts announcement last month has sent waves of uncertainty through our community. Red Stitch are among those now vulnerable to funding cuts. Grant applications that were well underway have been scrapped as relevent programs evaporate.
We need our community's support now more than ever! We are committed to advancing the vitality of Australian theatre through nurturing artists and an unerring pursuit of integrity in our craft. But without our audience, theatre doesn't exist. We ask you, our community, to do what you can to ensure Red Stitch is alive and vibrant for years to come.
WHAT CAN YOU DO?

Support our EOFY campaign by making tax deductible donation.

Lamb (A New Play with Songs)

by Jane Brodie , music and lyrics by Mark Seymour

From multi-award winning palywright Jane Bodie and featuring original songs by Mrk Seymour, Lamb is the story of one famoily on an Australian sheep farm over generations - the guilt of those who left, the lost desires of thaose who stayed behind.
Season: November 13 - December 13. 2018

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Regent Theatre
Bookings: 1300 111 011

The Happiest Refugee Live !!

Anh Do's best-selling book The Happiest Refugee has made readers laugh and cy, and was described by Russell Vrowe as "the most surprising and inspiring read I have had in years,"Anh's stage show takes it a steo further, combining stand-up comedy with real life stories, photos and filmed pieces to retell his amazing story.
When one of Australia's most talented comedians delves deep into his own life's joys and sorrows, the reult is an unforgettable night at the theatre that leaves an audience uplifted and quite simply experiencing...hap...
Seaqson: Saturday November 24. 2018 at 8pm.

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Rod Laver Arena
Bookings: 132 849

 

State Theatre
Bookings: 1300 182 183

 



The
Athenaeum
Bookings: 136 100 & 61 3 9650 1500.

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TheatreWorks

Bookings: 61 3 9534 3388

Trades Hall - Bella Union
Level 1.
Cnr Victoria St. & Lygon St. Carlton
Bookings: 136 100

 

 

Tuxedo Cat
17 - 23 Will St. Melbourne
Bookings: comedyfestival.com.au/2015/season/shows/lazy-susan-miss-itchy-s


 

 

Space 28 VCA Drama

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Cirque Du Soliel
Bookings: 132 849


 



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Acer Arena Sydney
Olympic Boulevard Olympic Park

 

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Belvoir St. Theatre
Bookings: 61` 2 9699 3444

Old Stock : A Refugee Love Story

A dark, funny and high-energy klezmer folk tale inspired by the real-life story of two Romanian Jews seeking refuge in /canada in 1908.
It's early 20th century Halifax and Chaim and Chaya, hounded from home, are wqaitng for immigration to decide their future, under threat of tuberculosis and typhus. Will they survive this new land?
'With neo-klezmer songs written by director Christian Barry and acclaimed genre-bending performer and musician Bn Caplan, this quirky one-act musical is written by award-winning playwright Hannah Moscovitch, who based it on the story of her own Jewish great-rgrandparents.
This bewtiching music-theatre hybrid and cautionary tale for modern times - performed with instruments ranging from fiddle to clarinet, acc\ordian, banjo and megaphone - was nominated for six Drama Sesk Awarda fo rite recent off-Broadway season, wom muli\tiple Edinburgh Fringe awards and eas a New York Times Critic's Pick.
Season: January 12 - 20. 2019

 

 

 

Belvoir St. Downstairs Theatre
Booking: 61 2 9699 3444

 

 

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Bondi Pavilion Theatre
Bookings: 1300 241 167

 

Capitol Theatre

Bookings: 1300 723 038

 

Civic Theatre
Newcastle

 

The Concourse
Chatswood

   

 

   
     

 


Concert Hall
Sydney Opera House
Bookings: 61 2 8215 4600

 

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Darling Theatre ICC
Bookings: www.ticketek.com

 

 

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Darlinghurst Theatre Company
Bookings: 61 2 8356 9987


Drama Theatre S.O.H
Bookings: 61 2 9250 1777

 

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Enmore Theatre

 

Griffin Theatre
Stables Theatre
Bookings: 1300 308 776
61 2 9361 3817


 

Griffin Theatre

Every play ne've produced over the past 40 years, every story that's captured the imagination, every writer who's had their first break at Griffin, all had one thing in common.
Griffin is not just the home of new Australian writng -it's also the home of people who believe in the importanvce pof plays and playwrights. And one can't exist without the other.
In a tumultuous year, Griffin has bone from strength to strength, coniually evolving our artistic program while remaining loyal to our mission of producing the best new Australian plays in the country. And with your help, we can hit evengreater heights.

Make a Donation:
A large part of what we do is made possible through the generous support of our patrons-please consider donating to Griffin.
Any questions please contact the Cevelopment manager - Will Harvey - on (02) 9332 1052.

2019 Season

Dead Cat Bounce

As if their 20 - year gap was trouble enough, Maitilda's fightin gfor space wiith Gabe's long-time bedfelloes: misery, booze and writerly angst. She's not even convinced he's over his ex-girlfriend and publisher Angela, who was hooked on picking up his pieces.
If gabe wants to get sober, he'll have to abandon his image as tragic writer betrothed to the bottle. And Angela's really trying to let Gabe go, like her partner Tony needs her to, she should probably say goodbu=ye to Gabe's wretched cat - which she's somehow still looking after.
Season: March 1 - April 6. 2019.

Prima Facie

One of our country's greatest actors, Kate Mulvaney, stars as Tessa-a criminal lawyer at the top of her game who knows the law permits no room for emotion.
To win, you just need to believe in the rules. And Tess loves to win, even when defending clients accused of sexual assault. Her court-ordained duty trumpa her feminism. But when she finds herself on the other side of the bar, Tessa is forced into the shadows of doubt whe's so ruthlessly cast over other women.
Winner of the 2018 Griffin Award, Prima Facie is an indictment of the Australian legal sysatem's failure to provide reliabel pathways to justice for women in rape, sexual assault or harassment cases. It's a work of fiction, but one that could have been ripped from the headlines of any paper, any day of the week, so common you cpould cry.
Season: May 24 - June 22. 2019

City of Gold

Young acto left Kalgoorlie dreaming of a dazzlling career.
Now he's found himself starring in a controversial Australia Day as that pays big, but draws the ire of his mob. Racism is subtle but persistant in an industry where directors request he darken up for 'authenticity' and typecast him as 'tracker', 'drinker' or 'thief'.
Returing home, Breythe's just as alienated from country and lore. His cultural capital distances him from furious brother Mateo and activist sister Carina, all of them struggling with regret and responsibility after their father's death.
Season: August 2 - August 31. 2019

Splinter

Tales of missing children have always held a terrible fascination.
Celtic folklore chilled the bpones of many a suprstitious new mother with scores of babies stolen from their beds by anxious fairies, changelings left in their place. These days when a child disappers the media grabs us by the throat and won't let us go. Madeline McCann, William Tyrrell. Teh names of these vanished children haunt the headlines for days, weeks, years.
In the dark of a Sydney winter, Hilary Bell's disquieting and downright chilling thriller Splinter channels tabloidd news and primal feears alike.
A coup;e aree reunited with their missing daughter. Fierce love has sustained them through her unbearable asence. But now she'd home ,,, something just isn't right. How do they stop their imaginations running wild? Maybe if they return to the beach house where they spent their happiest summers, they will return to their old selves.
Season: September 13 - October 12. 2019

First Love is the Revolution

This is a play about hunger and desire. It's Romeo and Juliet pushed to deranged extremes, where the unlikely sweethearts are a 14 -year old boy and a young fox with brutal birthrights.
Rdeca;s whole family have fleas. Her mum is pushing her into making her first kill, a scivelling moe, before she's ready>
Basti is being bullied at school by kids who call him shrimp. His dad is too busy flirting with the neighbour to be of any real help.
Beneath the light of a full moon, Basti captures Rdeca, and so begins a starcross'd romance between hunter and prey.
Season: November 8 - December 14. 2019.

Special Extras

Since Ali Died

Rapper, poet and award-winning author Omar Musa brings his electrifying show Since Ali Died back to the Stables after a triumphant sold-out run at Griffin's inargral Batch Festival.
Using the death of his hero Muhammad Ali as a lyrical spring board,. Musa dives into a furious torrent of poetry, story and song, confronting everything from auburban violence to lost love to his Malaysian heritage ande the dark reralities of growing up as a brown skinned Muslim boy in Queanbeyan.
Season: January 8 - 19. 2019

Love and Anger

A womefesto, call to arms and long, hard kiss from a surreal showgirl, obscene beauty queen and totem critter, Betty Grumble
Witness her ecosexually charged protest party of dancing siddent, disco and deep push back-ery, where pleasure is a radical act and the body a bloody love letter. Love and Anger is a "reclaamtion of the feminine spirit in all its juices, jiggles and joy"
Season: January 21 - 26. 2019. Asian performance Friday January 25. 2019 Accessible performance Sunday January 27. 2019 at 7pm.

Exhale

Interdisciplinary and intecultural, Exhale is aboutn indignity, accountability and trauma. It explores the relationships and boundaries forged between indigenous cultures on foreign lands, negotiations between environmental and urban lifestyles and rhe ability to heal through storytelling.
Exhale is the creation of Black Birdss - the Sydney collective fast gaining kudos for energetic, uplifting performances that astutely dissect the female Black and Brown experience in Australia. Incorporating art forms including spoken word, movement. dance. song and story, Black Birds' work is at onve intimate and unexpected, challenging and empowering.
Season: April 9 - 13. 2019.

The Happy Prince

by Little Ones Theatre

From the company that brought Merciless Gods to the Griffin stage comes a queer re-telling of one of Oscar Wilde's most beloved and tender stories.
Little Ones Theatre's award-winning The Happy Prince is a playful and poetic visual fable about the earth-shattering love that grows between a golden statue and a spritely swallow.
Season: June 27 - July 6. 2019

Glittery Clittery: A Consensual Party by Fringe Wives Club

You're invited to join the all-singing, all-dancing Clitrati: a not-do-secret society dedicated to combating misogyny and oppression, fuelled by champagne and armed with a killer disco soundtrack
Part exposive comedy cabaret, part interactive club night, this fiercely funny show by three comedy goddesses brnadishes bedazzled weapons if original live music, games, glamour and epic dance moves to wage war on the oppressive forces of bigotry, sexism and homophobia.
Season: Jlu 8 - 20. 2019

Intersection 2019: Arrival

Is a collection of short plays written by some of Australia's exciting young writers.
Each year, ATYP brings together 20 olaywrights from across the country and challenges them to crate storis that speak to the experien=ce of being 17 in Australia, here and now. The ten most startling pieces are put on stage.
Season: February 2 - 16. 2019

April Aardvark

EZ and his gang of bullies have created a fake social media account to infict torment and misery on their fellow Middle Schoolers. The account's name, April Aardvark echoes through the halls with fear and confusion. The gang is smugly satisfied with the results until the day April Aardvark shows up for class. She is the living, breathing manifestation of the account - a mean, obscure, insult machine. The gang tries its hardest to win her over, but April has no need for friends, nor does she care who she forgets.
To everyone's horror, she is the greatest bully that ever lived.
Season: October 19 - 26. 2019

 

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HAYES THEATRE CO.
Bookings: hayestheatre.com.au


Joan Sutherland Theatre
Sydney Opera House

 

Lyric Theatre Star city
Bookings: 1300 795 267

 

Peter Pan goes Wrong

Following hot on the wobbly wheels of the box office hit The Play That Goes Wrong Mischielf Theatre brings its triumphant disaster Peter Pan Goes Wrong from London's West End to Australia.
Once again the much-loved members of The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes with hilarious and disastrous results.
Will they ever make it to Neverland.
Season opens February 13. 2019.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Newcastle Entrtainment Centre

 

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Old Fitzroy Theatre
129 Dowling St. Woolloomooloo
Bookings 1300 307 264

 

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Playhouse
Sydney Opera Hoiuse
Bookings: 02 9250 7777 or 136 100

The Miser

Wealthy skinflint, Harpargon is so cheap he'd rather bury his money in the backyard and steal oats from his horse before seeing a dollar spent.
John Bell stars in The Miser as the stingy Harpagon, a money-lender who makes Ebenzer Scrooge look generous. With his eye on the prize - an inappropiateley young bride who already has set on his con - Harpago is prepared to sacrifice his children and his dignity to win it all.
Season: March 2 - April 6. 3019

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Quantas Credit Union Arena
Bookings: www.ticketek.com.au

 

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Riverina Theatre
Bookings: 61 2 6931 9466

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Roslyn Packer Theatre
Bookings: roslynpackertheatre.com.au

 

 

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State Theatre
Bookings: 136 100

 

 

 

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Sydney Allphones Arena
Bookings: www.tickettek.com.au
Ph 132 849

 

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Sydney Entertainment Centre
Bookings: 136 100

 

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Sydney Theatre
Bookings: 61 2 9250 1777

 

TBC
Bookings: 1300 364 001

 

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The Star Event Centre

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Theatre Royal
Bookings: 1300 723 038

 

The Studio

atyp Studio 1
Pier 4/5

Wharf 1
Bookings:9250 1777
online: sydneytheatre.com.au

 

Wharf 2
Bookings: 61 2 9250 1777

 

WIN Entertainment Centre Wollongong

 

 

 

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Anywhere Theatre Festival 2018

 

 

BiBille Brown StudioBlle Brown Studio
Bille Brown Theatre


ph. QTIX 136 246

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2019 Season

Hydra

The True Love Story of Charmian Clift, George Johnstone and My Brother Jack.

They were writers, dreamers and free spirits. In the 1950s, Australiaq authors Charmian Clift and George Johnston fled halfway across the world to the idyllic Greek island of Hydra, determined to carve out a bohemina living as artists.
As they revel in their picturesque community, far off the world's kliterary map, inspiration for the great Australian work strikes. But a many heade monster of jealousy, infidelity, illness and alcoholism also rises from the crystal blue waters of their sun-kessed island home.
Award-winning Sue smith weaves the original writings of wo of Australia's literary icons to a moving relationship drama. She conjures the passion and intrensity of the near mythical 'King nd queen of Hydra' as they follow their dream only to end up in a Greek tragedy of their own making.
Season: March 9 - April 6. 2019

Barbara and the Camp Dogs

Hitting the big time is tough when the only booking your kick-ass-band can secure is a pub gig. But the boisterous bolshie Barbara and her rio=ockers the Camp Dogs are in it for the long haul.
When a family tragedy beckons, Barbara and her sister (and fellow muso) René set off on a long and winding motorbike adventure from Sydney theough Darwin and finally to Katherine - where the bickering pair come face to face with some home truths.
Season: May 1 - 25. 2019

City of Gold

All Breythe ever wanted was to be an actor, but this isn't how he imagined his first big television gig - as a young Aboriginal man, being the face of a disastrous misfire of an advertisement that will get him roasted by his mob.
When a messenger bird suddenly brings Breythe the tragic tidings from his familym it sours him on a journey of grief and duty. Returning home to Kalgoorlie , he is thrust headlong into a family conflict and the reality of what it means tobe an indifenous youth in today's Australia.
Season: June 29 - July 20. 2019.

Fangirls

The new musical comedy about a poorly understood force of nature.

Meet Edna: She's 14, chronically awkward, and everone thinks she's a seial liar. but none of this will matter when her REAl life starts. With Harry. There;s just one problem. Harry is the Tre connection - the world;s biggest boybad.
Whe True Connection announced a stop in Edna's city, she realises that this is her one chance to meet Harry and convince him of their destiny. But just how far is she prepared to go in the name of love? edna takes her obsdession to unforeseen heights in this thrilling and hilarious musical comedy about lost love, fan culture and the danger of underestimating teenage grils.
Season: Septembe 7 - October 5. 2019.

Antigone

A great city has benn torn apart by a civil war between two brothers. In the aftermath, both lie dead - one hailed as a hero and lying in state, the other condemned as a traitor and dumped on a carrion pile. From the ashes of their conflict rises a dystopean state under a new leader - a career politician who rose to power by dint of her ruthlessness.
Brieving and heartbroken, their sister Antigone challenges the leader for the right to bury and mourn her dead brother with dignity, sparking a furious act of rebellion that will shake the city to its foendations.
Season: October 26 - November 16. 2019.

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Brisbane Convention Centre
Bookings: www.ticketek.com.au

 

Brisbane Entertainment Centre
Bookings: 132 849

 

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Brisbane Powerhouse

Bookings: 61 7 3358 8600

 


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Concert Hall GPAC
Bookings: 136 246

Mandy Patinkin in Concert

Mandy Patinkin in Concert:Diaries 2018 with Adam Ben-Cavic on the piano presents the acclaiemd actor, singer and storyteller in his most elestifying role, concert performer.
Mandy has been described as "a classically traiend but barely restrained stage actor. a no-holds barred concert singer and a scene-stealing star of the big and smell screens." His stage performances are legendary, from his 1980 Broadway debut as Che in Andrew Lloyd Eber's Evita shoich won him a Tony® Award and his Tony® Awardf0niminated starring role as George in the Pulitzer Prize-winning musical Sunday in teh Park with George in 1984, to his later stage credits in The Wild Party, Falsettos, The Secret Garden, The Winter's Tale, Hamlet and Savages.
Season: Saturday November 17. 2018. at 8pm

 

Cremorne Theatre

Bookings: 136 246.



L'Appartement

It;s a dream holiday for Aussie couple Meg and Rooster - a decadent getaway in Paris in a swanky Airbub, with fine wine, lavish food, and best of all, no three year old twins in tow - a chance for these parents to lookafter themselves, kisk back and reconnect.
But when they pick up the keys from their departing hosts - an achingly cool, overachieving young French couple - all it takes is 15 minutes for the trip to be derailled. And when they crack open a mystriuos package that arrives on the doorstep, it throws up the biggest ethical drama they've ever faced.
Season: August 3 - 31. 2019.

 

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King George Square
Bookings: 1300 364 001

 

LyricTheatre
Bookings: 136 246

 

 

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Playhouse

Bookings: QTIX136246

 

2019 Season

The Death of a Salesman

As the death-ratle of American optimism eschoes through the land of the Free Marketm travelling salesman Willy Loman loses himself in the haklycon days of the past.
Once king of the road, Willy is veering off it. Time was, he could sell anyone anything and his reward was the whole package, wife, two sons, the car, the white picket fence. But now he3's feeling his years. He's behind on the mortgage, he's sickened by his wet-behind-the-ears boss, and the final straw is when his adult son biff - once a sporting prodigy, now a directionless disapppointment - lands on his doorstep, further loosening Willy's grip on rality of his broken down life.
Season: February 9 - March 2. 2019

Storm Boy

Young Storm Boy lives a simple yet free life in the coastal wilds of the South Australian Coorong, combing beaches with his reclusive father, Hideaway tom.
During a long summer, he makes two friends who will shephed him from childhood into adulthood: the jester Fingerbone Bill, who teaches him about his country and Mr Percival, an orphaned pelican who prepares Storm Boy for the wider world with a poignant lesson about love, loss and letting go.
Season: July 29 - August 17. 2019

 

 

Studio 2 - The Greenhouse

CAIRNS

Centre of Contmporary Arts

 

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Cairns Convention Centre

 

Rondo Theatre Cairns

 

 

 

 

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Studios

Tanks Art Centre

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Twelfth Night Theatre

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Adelaide Festival
Theatre.

Mad for Love

The internationally celebrated Grammy-award winning coloratura soprano Sumi Jo returns to Australia this July for a series of unmissabel concerts.
One of the world's greatest exponents of bel canto, Sumi Jo will perform a magnificent program of music from her unsurpassed repertoire, joined on stage for the first time by daching Argentine-born baritone José Carbó.
Sumi Jo and José Carbó will ignite Australian atages with renditions of the most passionate pices from opera and operetta, as well as tango, and traditional folk song from Jo's native Korea. Her astonishing vocal technique and purity of tone will be matched by exquisite wardrobe for a night f operatic glamour.
Season: Sunday July 15th at 5pm.

 

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Cirque Du Soliel

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Adelaide Entertainment Centre
www.ticketek.com ph. 132 849

 

Swan Lake on Ice

The Imperial Ice Stars

The world’s premiere theatrical ice-skating company, The Imperial Stars return to Australia with its award-winning masterpiece Swan Lake on Ice.
With Tchaikovsky’s glorious music, exhilarating new choreography, packed with dancing and complex manoeuvres, and dazzling costumes, this innovative portrayal of the classic love story will take your breath away.

Season: July 18 - 2. 2018. - 8 shows only.

 

The Curious Incident of a Dog in the Night-Time

Fifteen year-old Christopher Boone has an extraordinary brain, exceptional at math while ill-equipped to interpret every day life. He has never ventured alone beyond the end of his road, he detests being touched and he distrusts strangers. When Christopher falls under suspicion for killing hisd neighbour's dog, his detective work to identify the true culprit, takes him on a journey that upturns his world.
Featuring remarkable, immersive staging and a full British and Irish cast, this is a global theatrical phenomonen that simply must not be missed.


Season: July 31 - August 4. 2018

Peter Pan goes Wrong

Following hot on the wobbly wheels of the box office hit The Play That Goes Wrong Mischielf Theatre brings its triumphant disaster Peter Pan Goes Wrong from London's West End to Australia.
Once again the much-loved members of The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes with hilarious and disastrous results.
Will they ever make it to Neverland
Season January 30 - February 3. 2019 7 shows only.

Madiba the Musical

Madiba the Musical which celebrates the life of the former South Adrican leader, Nelson Mandela. who would have turned 100 in July this year, is interwoven with stories of the fight against apartheid and fobidden love in a troubled land.
Astralian producer Neil Croker said an excitring line up of singers, actors and dancers for Madiba the Musical has been assembled with the role of Nelson Mandela being played by Perci Moekstsi who was recently announced following an international search>
From a very humble background where a career in the arts was considered nothing but a hobby for a black child. Perci says he is pinching himself that he'll soon portraing his hero and on an international plaorm.
The South Sfrican star of stage, teklevision and film, Perci Moekets, dare to dream the impossible, encopuraged by Mandela's own words "It is mpossibel until it's dome."
Season: Jnuary 17 - 20, 2019

 

 

 

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Adelaide Fringe Festival
Bookings: www.adelaidefringe.com.au

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Australian Performing Arts Market

 

Amy Hit Theatre

Bakehouse Theatre
Bookings: 61 8447 6211

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Dunstan Playhouse
Bookings Bass 131246

 

Festival Theatre
Bookings: 61 8 8205 2220

 

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Her Majesty's
Bookings: 131 246

 

 

 

Holden Street Theatre Hindmarsh
Bookings: 131 246

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Space Theatre
Bookings: Bass 131 246.

 

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Theatre Royal
Bookings: 61 3 6233 2299

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The Ship That Never Was
Bookings: 61 3 6471 7700

The Ship That Never Was

Tasmanina's longest running play The Ship That Never Was based on a real event in 1834 when the last ship built at the convict settlement at Macquarie Harbour was about to sail for the new prison at Poet Arthur but was hijacked by 10 convict shipwrights.
So begins the story of an amazing escape, an extraordinary voyage and an intriguing twist in the tale of The Ship That Never Was.
The play tells the dramatic and hilarious true story of the Great Edcape from Sarah Island! delightful family entertainment not to be missed.
Advance bookings are necessary for all grouops. The play is approxiamately one hour and is performed every day at 5.30pm and from December 27th to January 26th at 5. 30 pm and 8.30pm.

 

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Derwent Entertainment Centre
Bookings: www.cirquedusoleil.com/quidam

 

 

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Black Swan Theatre
Bookings: 61 8 9484 1133

 

Burswood Theatre
Bookings: 1300 552 072
www.bocsticketing.com.au

 

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Cirque du Soliel
Bookings: 132 849

Crown Theatre
Bookings: 132 849

His Majesty's
Bookings: 1300 795 012

  

he Curious Incident of a Dog in the Night-Time

Fifteen year-old Christopher Boone has an extraordinary brain, exceptional at math while ill-equipped to interpret every day life. He has never ventured alone beyond the end of his road, he detests being touched and he distrusts strangers. When Christopher falls under suspicion for killing hisd neighbour's dog, his detective work to identify the true culprit, takes him on a journey that upturns his world.
Featuring remarkable, immersive staging and a full British and Irish cast, this is a global theatrical phenomonen that simply must not be missed.
Season: August 8 - 19. 2018

Peter Pan goes Wrong

Following hot on the wobbly wheels of the box office hit The Play That Goes Wrong Mischielf Theatre brings its triumphant disaster Peter Pan Goes Wrong from London's West End to Australia.
Once again the much-loved members of The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes with hilarious and disastrous results.
Will they ever make it to Neverland
Season: March 7 - 17. 2019 14 shows only.

 

 

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Perth Arena
Bookings: 132 849

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Perth Convention and Exhibition Centre
Bookings: www.ticketek.com

The Happiect Refugee Live !!

Anh Do's best-selling book The Happiest Refugee has made readers laugh and cy, and was described by Russell Vrowe as "the most surprising and inspiring read I have had in years,"Anh's stage show takes it a steo further, combining stand-up comedy with real life stories, photos and filmed pieces to retell his amazing story.
When one of Australia's most talented comedians delves deep into his own life's joys and sorrows, the reult is an unforgettable night at the theatre that leaves an audience uplifted and quite simply experiencing....hap..
Season: Saturday February 23. 2019 at 8pm.

 

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Regal Theatre
Bookings 132 849

Riverside Theatre PCEC
Bookings: 132 849

 

 

 

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Sandalford Estate Swan Valley
Bookings: 132 849

TBC
Bookings: 1300 34 001

 

 

Australian capital territories

CANBERRA THEATRE

Bookings: 61 2 6275 2700 & 1800 802 025

Peter Pan goes Wrong

Following hot on the wobbly wheels of the box office hit The Play That Goes Wrong Mischielf Theatre brings its triumphant disaster Peter Pan Goes Wrong from London's West End to Australia.
Once again the much-loved members of The Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society battle against technical hitches, flying mishaps and cast disputes with hilarious and disastrous results.
Will they ever make it to NeverlandSeason: February 6 - 10. 2019 7 shows only.

The Miser

Wealthy skinflint, Harpargon is so cheap he'd rather bury his money in the backyard and steal oats from his horse before seeing a dollar spent.
John Bell stars in The Miser as the stingy Harpagon, a money-lender who makes Ebenzer Scrooge look generous. With his eye on the prize - an inappropiateley young bride who already has set on his con - Harpago is prepared to sacrifice his children and his dignity to win it all.
Season: April 11 - 20. 2019.

 

 

 

 

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Royal Theatrtre
Canberra

Barry Humphries - The Man Behind the Mask

On this tour Barry will take audiences on a revealing, funny and moving trip through his colourful life and theatrical career in an intimate, confessional evening - seasoned with highly personal, sometimes startling, and occasionally outrageous stories - Australia's best loved entertainer will be peeling off his mask to introduce the man behind the clown.
Season: May 16. 2018

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