Il Trovatore
This is an original and powerful production that blends history and realism with the fantastic and the romantic. Musically it is satisfying and uplifting. Dramatically, it grows from an uncertain opening to a lively and passionate second act.

Die Roten Punkte
If you think you are ready to enter the huffy, self-absorbed, playfully morose and simply idiotic world of simpleton-sibling rock, then enter the world of Berlin’s Otto and Astrid Rot.

The Barber of Seville
Blessed with good humour, a magnificent score, and a leading lady to write home to mother about, the production never really displeases – even when it’s difficult to hear – and is, more often than not, almost helplessly endearing.

Andrew McClelland
Attempting to solve the world's dilemmas in 60 minutes was always going to be a challenge, so McClelland goes straight for the big guns: racism, politics, drugs, religion.

Alan Brough
What makes this a stand-out event is his skill in cutting and pasting bite-sized pieces of his material to re-run in different formats.

Matthew Bourne's Swan Lake
While this reworked classic isn't pretending to be something it's not, it's hard not to come to it expecting the precision and technical finesse for which the traditional version is so renowned.

The History Boys
This production by the Melbourne Theatre Company is a joy to watch, with a great cast and fine direction by Peter Evans.

keating_cov
Keating! is an absolute delight, a totally satisfying theatrical experience, one of a kind and not to be missed.

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