HEADLINE: HMS PINAFORE SETS SAIL AT STRATFORD

With previews now underway for HMS Pinafore, Gilbert and Sullivan’s delightful operetta, sails into the Avon Theatre summer festival anticipation is already on the rise….

HEADLINE:  DONNA FEORE DIGS IN WITH ONE OF MUSICAL’S FINEST PIECES

Are the rumour mill is churning out truths this month, you have never seen Guys and Dolls like this before! Following a long string of hit musicals…

STRICTLY BALLROOM

STRICTLY BALLROOM

  Following a successful Australian and England staging, Baz Luhrmann’s Strictly Ballroom The Musical is everything its promised to be an more at the Princess of Wales…

MIDSUMMER (a play with songs)

MIDSUMMER (a play with songs)

  Reflecting on the time I had served what felt like a life sentence in history class just waiting for a new tomorrow to arrive,…

I’M DOING THIS FOR YOU

I’M DOING THIS FOR YOU

It should be noted that Haley McGee’s stage leap to the Young Centre for the Performing Arts was instantly credited with a 5 star review…

THE RETURN

THE RETURN

Those Aussies are not exactly like the rest of us, are they?  Think about it for a moment—Mad Max and Crocodile Dundee?  Those are worlds…

GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS

GLENGARRY GLEN ROSS

If bad luck does indeed runs in streaks, you can thank Amicus Theatre for turning the tide this month with its dramatically seething presentation of…

SOUSATZKA

SOUSATZKA

When you’re a restless teenager bound by high expectations, it’s not uncommon to wish that your parents were just like everyone else’s.  Sixteen year old Themba’s (Jordan…

MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS

MRS HENDERSON PRESENTS

Yes, it was just like you see it in this musical theatre offering but a little shabbier. The Windmill Theatre had had comics and song-and-dance…

EVERYTHING IS GREAT AGAIN

EVERYTHING IS GREAT AGAIN

  Turning 79 can’t be much fun when you think about it.  Memory isn’t what it used to be and upward mobility presents new challenges…

CAGE

CAGE

  DARING AND REFRESHINGLY NEEDED Witnessing acting icon Diego Matamoros display characteristics of a primate within the confines of four transparent walls is about as anti-evolutionary as…

THE ORANGE DOT

THE ORANGE DOT

If there’s a fine line between stupid and brilliant, Theatrefront’s staging of The Orange Dot under director Vikki Anderson is both stupidly brilliant and brilliantly…

 A CITY

 A CITY

 The cast of Necessary Angel Theatre’s A City want you to know that lack of nutritional value in vitamin water and the need for gardening…

20 QUESTIONS WITH…VANESSA SMYTHE

20 QUESTIONS WITH…VANESSA SMYTHE

Despite our best attempts at lunch hour lobbying, martini bar palm-greasing, and heated closed-door meetings with government officials, the city’s premier online theatre magazine is…

NICOLAS BILLON  -  PLAYWRIGHT OF DISTINCTION

NICOLAS BILLON  -  PLAYWRIGHT OF DISTINCTION

  Starry-eyed dramatists can find it extremely difficult fighting the urge to try and change the world with a narrative contribution to the cultural landscape…

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