Thursday, 23 March 2017
Home »
Latest Reviews
Every Brilliant Thing | Paines Plough and Pentabus Theatre Company
Written by Lauren Sherritt   
Saturday, 11 March 2017 15:12

Every Brilliant Thing | Paines Plough and Pentabus Theatre Company

It’s hard to imagine leaving a theatre show about a boy whose mum is suicidal with cheeks sore from smiling, but the after-effects of seeing Every Brilliant Thing are anything but expected.

Read more...
 
Chamber Landscapes
Written by Nicholas Routley   
Saturday, 11 March 2017 08:20

Chamber Landscapes

Embedded within the Adelaide Festival this year is a series of chamber music concerts called Chamber Landscapes, held in the Ukaria Cultural Centre in the Adelaide Hills.

Read more...
 
La Gaia Scienza
Written by Nicholas Routley   
Thursday, 09 March 2017 09:36

La Gaia Scienza

La Gaia Scienza. The Gay Science. Die Fröhliche Wissenschaft. Not many musical ensembles have, as far as I know named themselves after a book by Nietzsche. (Though why not? The Beyond Good and Evil wind quintet from Helsinki, perhaps…)

Read more...
 
Chimerica | Sydney Theatre Company
Written by Richard Cotter   
Tuesday, 07 March 2017 08:15

Chimerica | Sydney Theatre Company

A single man stopping a fleet of armoured vehicles is an inspiring image, one that has ignited the imagination of playwright Lucy Kirkwood. Not a masked avenger, yet he is still a mystery man, standing up against military might.

Read more...
 
Faith Healer | Melbourne Theatre Company
Written by Lee Bemrose   
Saturday, 11 March 2017 13:00

Faith Healer | Melbourne Theatre Company

I loved everything about Faith Healer, a play as modest, inventive and intriguing as its author appears to have been.

Read more...
 
Superhal | The Puzzle Collective
Written by Jack Teiwes   
Friday, 10 March 2017 00:02

Superhal | The Puzzle Collective

Billed as “the superhero origin story of Shakespeare’s Henry V”, this is a production filled with confident zeal but sadly doomed to fail as spectacularly as the French defeat at Agincourt.

Read more...
 
L’Orfeo | Concerto Italiano
Written by Nicholas Routley   
Wednesday, 08 March 2017 13:03

L’Orfeo | Concerto Italiano

Three decades of immersion in the particular performance idioms of the early 17th century have given them an authenticity which sounds completely natural, indeed which convinces from the very outset that this is the only way that Monteverdi’s music can reveal all of its riches.

Read more...
 
Cold Light | The Street
Written by Adrienne Gross   
Monday, 06 March 2017 19:31

Cold Light | The Street

Cold Light is an epic tale, across many years and many moods. So what relevance is such a setting to today? There are some obvious parallels: gender inequality, government control of free speech, the worship of youth.

Read more...
 
«StartPrev12345678910NextEnd»

PozibleAustralian Stage JobsMembers Area
 

Most Read

Most Read Reviews

Faith Healer | Melbourne Theatre Company
I loved everything about Faith Healer, a play as modest, inventive and intriguing as its author appears to have been.
Superhal | The Puzzle Collective
Billed as “the superhero origin story of Shakespeare’s Henry V”, this is a production filled with confident zeal but sadly...
Anti-Gravity | Chunky Move
We – mostly in our rigid bodies – see bodies all day long but never really see them reaching for their full pot...
Chamber Landscapes
Embedded within the Adelaide Festival this year is a series of chamber music concerts called Chamber Landscapes, held in th...
The Bleeding Tree | Sydney Theatre Company
A couple of years on, the story is still timely, and this encore production cements The Bleeding Tree as a bonafide classic...