Leah Purcell

Leah Purcell talks to Australian Stage's Dione Joseph about her latest work, a stage adaptation of Don't Take Your Love To Town – a tribute to the extraordinary life of the woman whom many knew as a chronicler of Indigenous history, an outspoken activist and a brilliant storyteller – Ruby Langford Ginibi.

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Not very long ago, British comedian Sanderson Jones had a dream of performing at the iconic Sydney Opera House. He was relatively unknown at the time and came up with the idea of selling tickets to his show by hand, in doing so getting to know his audience personally. His show, Comedy Sale, has been successful in the UK and now in Australia, most recently with a sell-out gig at The Melbourne Comedy Festival, along with a string of weekly appearances.

Ava Stangherlin
New theatre company Gretel in Darkness will present Grimm Tales as their debut stage work for the upcoming Sydney Fringe Festival. Australian Stage's Paul Andrew speaks with company co-director Ava Stangherlin.

Kate Gaul
Kate Gaul is currently the Artistic Director of Siren Theatre Co and is in rehearsal for their latest production, The Lunch Hour by Chris Aronsten. She spoke to Australian Stage's Paul Andrew.

Warhorse

The National Theatre of Great Britain's acclaimed production of War Horse will open in Melbourne later this year before touring to Sydney and Brisbane. Australian Stage's Eliza Eggler caught up with the shows Puppetry Director Finn Caldwell and members of the cast.

Sally McKenzie is an actor, playwright, director and filmmaker. She speaks to Australian Stage's Paul Andrew about her current role, Ronnie Lowe, in Griffin Theatre's production of A Hoax.

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Jake Matricardi

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Shufflin' With Friends | Lucy Iffla

What a pleasure to be out and about again and especially in the cosy, relaxed atmosphere of The Ellington after such a long absence of live performance.

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