Peter Freestone

Peter Freestone worked as Freddie Mercury’s personal assistant for 21 years. He talks to Australian Stage's Alice Allan about 'the most authentic Queen tribute ever' Argentinian band DSR – and the upcoming tour of Its a Kinda Magic.

Charles Ross

Under lights, on stage, dressed only in overalls and some protective padding, Charles Ross is alone. No props, no sound effects. No actors to support him, just his voice, his body and his memory.

Kym Vercoe
Kym Vercoe is writer and performer of seven kilometres north-east, the latest work by award-winning Sydney company version 1.0. In the lead up to Opening Night, she spoke to Australian Stage's Brett Casben.

Julia Lenton and Patrick Lenton

Australian Stage's Eliza Eggler recently met up in Sydney with publicist Julia Lenton and writer Patrick Lenton to discuss the Sydney Fringe Festival which is currently running in venues around Sydney’s inner west.

Rafael Bonachela

When London-based, Spanish choreographer Rafael Bonachela scored a choreographic commission with Sydney Dance Company in early 2008, he never imagined he would be artistic director of the company by year’s end.

Paul Dyer

Paul Dyer is Artistic Director of the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Australia's leading period-instrument orchestra. He speaks to Australian Stage's Eliza Eggler about the Orchestra's upcoming performance, Tapas.

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Alice Topp’s Logos that stole the show, the romantic yet demonic work was the standout of the evening and the kind of ballet needed to shake up the industry.

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Cirque du Soleil postpones Melbourne performances

Cirque du Soleil has decided to postpone Melbourne performances of its show KURIOS until 15 April, 2020

Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour cancelled

Opera Australia has regretfully cancelled the upcoming Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour, La Traviata, in line with the government ban on static public gatherings of more than 500 people to try to limit the spread of the COVID-19 virus.

Adelaide Festival Centre COVID-19 update

Following the declaration of a Public Health Emergency in South Australia, Adelaide Festival Centre venues will close to the public and all performances will be suspended from midnight until the 30th of April.

Melbourne International Jazz Festival 2020 cancelled

Scheduled to be programmed this winter, the Melbourne International Jazz Festival (MIJF) in its current form will be cancelled in response to ongoing developments regarding the threat of COVID-19.

Theatre Works to Close Until May

In response to the unfolding health situation, Theatre Works have made the difficult but necessary decision to temporarily close our venue until 1 May.

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