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Entries for $10,000 Playwright’s Award Close Soon

In November 2021, Newcastle’s premier theatre production house, The Very Popular Theatre Company, launch its inaugural $10,000 playwright’s award, which is open to applicants across Australia.

& Juliet, to premiere at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre in 2023

& Juliet, to premiere at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre in 2023

The greatest remixed love story ever told and West End award-winning anthemic pop musical, & JULIET, will make its Australian premiere at the Regent Theatre from February 2023 in a new production exclusive to Melbourne.

Back to Back Theatre wins International Ibsen Award

Back to Back Theatre wins International Ibsen Award

The Norwegian Ministry of Culture has today announced Australia’s Back to Back Theatre as the 2022 recipient of the International Ibsen Award.

Latest features

Come you Spirits

Come you Spirits

Come You Spirits are delighted to be the first professional theatre company in years to re-ignite The Haven Amphitheatre in Castlecrag with Romeo & Juliet and Macbeth playing Tuesday 21 to Sunday 26 June 2022.

Week 1 | 2022 Adelaide Festival

Week 1 | 2022 Adelaide Festival

The Adelaide Festival is a cultural flagship of Australia. Modelled on the Edinburgh Festival, it has throughout its history staged works unfamiliar to Australian audiences.

Sprout

Sprout

7th Floor presents Sprout, a timely piece set in a post-apocalyptic, environmentally ravaged Australia of the future.

Community news

Applications open for the 2021 Frank Van Straten Fellowship

Applications are now open for the Frank Van Straten Fellowship program, commencing in March 2021, subject to COVID-19 restrictions.

New grant initiative for disadvantaged and POC artists

Be You Inc. have recently launched a new grant initiative to provide financial assistance for disadvantaged and POC artists auditioning for tertiary performing arts programs this year.

Applications open for CAAP Directors Initiative

Applications are now open for the two-year Contemporary Asian Australian Performance (CAAP) Directors Initiative at Melbourne Theatre Company.

Most read reviews

La Traviata | Opera Queensland

I have seldom been so impressed by the unanimity of purpose of director and conductor in an operatic production as I was in the care these two people gave to the music and the action.

Future.Joy.Club. | Finucane & Smith

With the world the way it is right now, we can all use a little escapist joy. Finucane & Smith and their stable of high quality, truly unique burlesque and cabaret artists are just the ticket for these turbulent times.  

Albion | Secret House and New Ghosts Theatre Company

Albion gives us a real family, capricious, irresponsible humans in a mess.

Roald Dahl and the Imagination Seekers

Rald Dahl and the Imagination Seekers is a fresh and vibrant approach to the works of Roald Dahl.

9 to 5 – The Musical

There are some people in the world that are true beacons of joy, who bring light, laughter and positivity wherever they go. One such person is the incomparable Dolly Parton, whose production of 9 to 5 The Musical is an extension of the singer’s lust for life.

Latest jobs

My Family and Other AnimalsMy Family and Other Animals

Employer: Genesian Theatre
Category: Auditions
Location: Sydney

For eleven-year-old Gerry Durrell, the extraordinary landscape provides the perfect playground. Its exotic fauna inspires a life-long fascination with the animal kingdom – and his much-loved memoir My Family and Other Animals.


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