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Sunday, July 6, 2014

Freya Pragt In Purgatorio by K.e. Weber

Chilean playwright  Ariel Dorfman has penned nothing short of a throat grabbing parable with Purgatorio - rife with revenge and forgiveness it literally vibrates as two people seek to s…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 03:42AM
Thursday, July 3, 2014

Brett Cousins Does Mamet Glengarry Glen Ross Style by K.e. Weber

David Mamet's all male, manic and testosterone fuelled Glengarry Glen Ross enters the MTC stage later this month and it will be on fire. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 06:42AM
Monday, June 23, 2014

The Casting Guild Of Australia - Vital For Our Arts And Entertainment Arena. by K.e. Weber

“It is truly exciting to be part of the infancy of the Casting Guild of Australia. To start something that brings our profession together as a united voice and that highlights the achi…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 01:57AM
Monday, June 16, 2014

Orphans Production Shots by K.e. Weber

Q44 Theatre's Orphans by Lyle Kessler  is the story of Phillip and Treat, two grown orphaned brothers living in an abandoned North Philadelphia Row House in 1985. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 01:13AM
Saturday, June 7, 2014

Olivia Balls Up For Circus Oz by K.e. Weber

Following an action-packed national tour crossing Arnhem Land, a Sydney Big Top season, then a smash-hit international tour across America to Montreal, Circus Oz return home to their custom-…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 03:28AM
Monday, June 2, 2014

Kara Swift And That Famous Picnic At Hanging Rock by K.e. Weber

It is 1900, and for a group of Australian schoolgirls, a romantic Valentine’s Day outing ends in an intriguing mystery. What has happened to the three seniors and the mathematics teach…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 03:24AM
Thursday, May 29, 2014

Mark Davis: Orphans And Mum Is The Word by K.e. Weber

After a highly lauded inaugural season of Dolores, newly launched Q44 Theatre is back with Lyle Kessler’s award winning play Orphans. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 02:35AM
Saturday, May 24, 2014

Sean Scanlon Discusses Pool (no water) by K.e. Weber

Sean Scanlon presents Mark Ravenhill's hypnotic and razor-sharp, pool (no water) at Goodtime Studios early next month. The play tears up the ideals of friendship and art, exposing a deep…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 10:08PM
Tuesday, May 20, 2014

James O'Connell's Lonesome West by K.e. Weber

The Kin Collective brings Martin McDonagh's Leenane Trilogy of plays to 45downstairs later this month. Green Room Award nominee James O’Connell talks about the third play in the tr…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 11:40PM
Wednesday, May 14, 2014

Brandon Burke Manages Carmen by K.e. Weber

HIT Productions kicks off with Managing Carmen -  David Williamson's satirical play about a cross-dressing football player - at the Malthouse later this month. Actor Brandon Burke t…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 10:06PM
Sunday, May 11, 2014

Dylan Watson Talks The Beauty Queen of Leenane by K.e. Weber

Martin McDonagh's  disturbingly dark comedy, The Beauty Queen of Leenane, is coming to 45downstairs later this month as part of The Leenane Trilogy of plays.  Fresh from the ne…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 11:00PM
Thursday, May 8, 2014

Rave Reviews For Q44's Dolores - Come See What All The Fuss Is About. by K.e. Weber

Meet actors Gabriella Rose-Carter and Nicole Melloy as they strut their stuff in Q44's Dolores by Edward Allan Baker State:  …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 02:46AM
Tuesday, May 6, 2014

New Zealand's National Treasures, The Topp Twins, Bringing Their Unique Comedy-Music Act To Oz. by K.e. Weber

Lynda and Jools Topp  have spent most of their lives as entertainers - whether it be the world stage or their humble beginnings as little girls strumming a ukulele - their lives are all…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 02:12AM
Friday, May 2, 2014

STAG Goes Barefoot In The Park For Its 60th Anniversary by K.e. Weber

Neil Simon's romantic comedy, Barefoot in the Park, premiered on Broadway in 1963. It ran for 1,530 performances - this was Simon's longest-running hit, and the tenth longest-running…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 03:12AM
Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Tony Awards Nominations 2014 by K.e. Weber

Fresh from the mouths of co-hosts Lucy Liu and Jonathan Groff, this year's Tony Award Nominations were announced live from Paramount Hotel's Diamond Horseshoe this morning. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 02:15AM
Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Exciting New Theatre Company Q44 Launches With Dolores By Edward Allen Baker And Director Suzanne Heywood. by K.e. Weber

Q44 open their inaugural season tomorrow night with NYC playwright Edward Allen Baker's emotionally charged one act play Dolores. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 10:23PM
Monday, April 28, 2014

Q44 Theatre Is The New Kid On The Indie Block by K.e. Weber

Q44 Theatre Company founder Gabriella Rose-Carter is inspired to tell stories about the human condition that all people can relate to. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 07:14AM
Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Director Karen Berger On Diane Stubbings' The Parricide by K.e. Weber

The Parricide traverses the life  of Russian novelist Fyodor Dostoyevsky, and exposes the torment of a writer forced to choose  between passion and love. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 04:15AM
Sunday, March 30, 2014

Petra Elliott Is Petrasexual by K.e. Weber

Classy and provocative solo cabaret show, Petrasexual, comes to magical new venue KaDo next month. State:  VIC

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 09:35PM
Monday, March 24, 2014

Lawrence Mooney, Rebecca De Unamuno and David Collins - Funny! Funny! Funny! by K.e. Weber

Get your laughing gear in place for  Lawrence Mooney, Rebecca De Unamuno and David Collins as they prepare to hit the Melbourne International Comedy Festival circuit. Read on as they sp…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 01:43AM

Andy Griffiths Builds A Tree-House by K.e. Weber

Who wouldn't want to live in a treehouse? Especially a 13-storey treehouse that has a bowling alley, a see-through swimming pool, a tank full of sharks, a library full of comics, a secre…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 12:15AM
Thursday, March 20, 2014

Director Matt Edgerton Talks Death In Bowengabbie by K.e. Weber

April marks  the Melbourne premiere of a new Australian work, Death in Bowengabbie, by one of Australia's hottest writing talents, Caleb Lewis, and is directed by Matt Edgerton, one…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 11:57PM
Monday, March 17, 2014

Chris Parker Talks Blood Brothers by K.e. Weber

From a humble provenance, Blood Brothers played more than 10,000 performances to become the third longest-running musical production in West End history. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 06:57AM
Friday, March 14, 2014

Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead by K.e. Weber

 Dog Sees God: Confessions of a Teenage Block-head - The Peanuts kids are back... but not as you know them. When CB's dog contracts rabies, kills a “little yellow bird”,…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 09:59PM
Thursday, March 13, 2014

Samuel Chappel Set To Revisit Gary's House by K.e. Weber

Gary has failed in everything he has attempted but  that is not the case for Director Samuel Chappel who will re-stage his very successful interpretation of Gary's House for Eltham …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 05:58AM
Monday, March 10, 2014

Bounce Onto Broadway With Chad Bradley by K.e. Weber

A long, long time ago, on a street called Ramsey, a mild-mannered neighbour called Clive Gibbons ran a gorilla gram business – today actor Geoff Paine, in the guise of  a perhaps …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 09:12PM
Tuesday, March 4, 2014

Susie Dee And Her Long Pigs by K.e. Weber

 "The work is a play, not so much in the traditional sense of the work, more in the lexical sense. The performers are clowns, actors and co-creators. " Susie Dee, Director. …

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 08:32PM
Friday, February 28, 2014

Emma Sproule's Areté by K.e. Weber

Emma Sproule and her Dionysus Theatre introduce the theme of the inaugural Arete festival of short plays written specifically to the theme, a company initiative set to become an annual event…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 01:09AM
Tuesday, February 18, 2014

2013 GREEN ROOM AWARDS NOMINATIONS by K.e. Weber

Congratulations one and all! State:  VIC

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 01:53AM
Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Strathmore Theatrical Arts Group turns 60 by K.e. Weber

Strathmore Theatrical Arts Group turns 60 this year and, to celebrate this milestone, the STAG team are turning back the hands of time to re-visit some of the company's earliest successe…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 10:57PM
Saturday, January 18, 2014

Mockingbird Theatre Presents The Temperamentals as part of Midsumma by K.e. Weber

Mockingbird Theatre presents The Temperamentals -  Jon Marans' play chronicling the formation of the Mattachine Society, one of the earliest homosexual organizations in the USA. &…

SOURCE: Theatre People Australia at 01:20AM

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