Patch Theatre Company is young and healthy and on an award winning roll.

Artistic director Dave Brown speaks to Australian Stage's Stephanie Johnson

Bright-eyed, effervescent with excitement and anticipation, Tahli Corin tells me the story of how she came to be a writer, and how it happened that the first play she has written has landed safely in the Downstairs Theatre at Belvoir St

When I spoke to Chris Kabay on the eve of the inaugural Young Artist’s Program cabaret show, Green! Gold! and Musical!, he was strangely calm. Although it’s been a good decade since my own ‘bump-in’ days, the bedlam that usually accompanies such eves is not quickly forgotten. Clearly the first group of young performers is pulling their weight.

Philippe Genty is recognised as one of the world's greatest contemporary proponents of visual theatre. His works include dance, music, puppetry, illusion and physical theatre to create a dream-like world on stage.

From his home in France, he spoke to Australian Stage's Jan Chandler

This was a showbiz industry night to the hilt! And what an ‘industry’ it is these days, if that means great gorgeous lumps of quality product flying off the conveyor belt and into the laps of stamping-their-feet paying audiences around Australia.

James Waites reports on this years Helpmann Awards.

Every now and again you walk into a show with little expectation and come away at the end totally bowled over. This happened last Sunday (29 June) when I was invited to a single ‘fundraiser’ performance of Eve Ensler’s provocatively titled, The Vagina Monologues.

The Actors Centre Australia in Sydney turns 21 this year, and in the week of graduation for this year's class of full-time acting students, Sonia Allan takes a closer look at this vibrant independent acting school.

Part 2 of our interview with the multi award winning creator of "Wicked The Musical" - Stephen Schwartz

Most read reviews

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

This long-awaited show delivers all you can expect and is a veritable feast for the senses! As much fun as a Wonka Fudgie Wudgie (and as whimsical as a Whipple Scrumptious Fudgemallow Delight).

Every Brilliant Thing | Black Swan State Theatre Company of WA

Performed in-the-round, by marvellously talented Luke Hewitt, Every Brilliant Thing is a work of life affirming humour.

Eastern Promises | Opera Queensland

Before this concert began, Patrick Nolan, the artistic director of Opera Queensland, told us that we were in for a treat. But it was much more than that.