THEATRE

Welcome to Lacy’s, a dusty, unkempt Massachusetts general store with no customers, few prospects, and an awful lot of debt. Proprietor Gene Lacy (Hamish...

The ongoing refugee crisis in Europe is one of the great unsolved problems of our times. It also presents a very real difficulty to...

You’ve heard of fusion cuisine? Well, for its first production Ragged Edge has created fusion theatre, partly inspired by a Bangladeshi saying that, roughly...

This contemporary drawing room comedy by David K Barnes might not break new ground but it is a properly funny. Birthday Suit is a...

Emotion, violence and meaning bubble up like magma in Malthouse Theatre's scrupulously presented take on Joan Lindsay's 1966 novel, Picnic at Hanging Rock. Mythic in...

What once was an underground car park has now firmly established itself as a trendy and artistically shrewd fringe theatre, but after setting itself...

Packed with sex, sleaze, and unsympathetic characters, Joseph Moncure March’s provocative narrative poem The Wild Party was banned on publication in 1928. Director Rafaella...

Andrew Maddock’s previous work includes The Me Plays and The We Plays, both double bills of short plays. His new piece, He(art) eschews the...

The skeleton puppet scrabbling in the dirt to unearth potatoes and bones during the prologue to Here Lies Shakespeare is a wry summary of...

Charting the perilous shoreline between spontaneous and painfully unprepared, the Salon: Collective take on Shakespeare’s The Tempest using the cue-script method common to the...

Khaled Hosseini’s 2003 novel sold 31.5m copies in 60 languages. It was adapted for the screen in 2007 and now it’s been transformed into...

American political writer Donald Freed made his reputation as a sharp critic of the US establishment. His 1989 play Veterans Day, written in the...
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