We were deeply saddened to hear this week, of the passing of one of this country's most preeminent theatre critics, James Waites.

One of Australia's most promising and prolific directors, Lucien Savron, 43, was killed instantly in a car accident in Milbrook, Victoria on 4 May 2011.

We were saddened to hear the news this week, that Sydney actor and long term contributor to this website, Brett Casben passed away on Sunday 20 February, 2011.

The family of John McCallum has announced that he passed away this morning, aged 91. Mr McCallum had been suffering from leukaemia.

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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.

Opera Australia Coronavirus Update

In accordance with the federal government’s escalation of the coronavirus precautionary measures, effectively banning all static public gatherings of more than 500 people in an effort to limit the spread of the virus, Opera Australia is cancelling the remainder of its Sydney summer season.

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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