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Marjorie Prime

Playwright Jordan Harrison explores the mysteries of human identity and the limits - if any - of what technology can replace.

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Marjorie Prime

Date: 20 May 2018

It’s the age of artificial intelligence, and 85-year-old Marjorie has a handsome new companion who’s programmed to feed the story of her life back to her.

What would we remember, and what would we forget, if given the chance?

Playwright Jordan Harrison explores the mysteries of human identity and the limits — if any — of what technology can replace.

Mitchell Butel directs this Australian premiere production starring Maggie Dence, Lucy Bell, Jake Speer and Richard Sydenham.

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Unqualified
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ArchivedEnsemble Theatre, Kirribilli, Sydney 22 Jun - 21 Jul 2018

Unqualified

Two women who meet at Centrelink concoct a plan to open an employment agency in this new comedy by Genevieve Hegney and Catherine Moore.

“I know what it’s like to feel misrepresented”
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ArchivedRiverside Theatres, Parramatta, Sydney 28 Jun - 7 Jul 2018

“I know what it’s like to feel misrepresented”

Aanisa Vylet's The Girl/The Woman challenges stereotypes by showing the complexities Arab-Muslim women face in Australia.

Hello, Beautiful!
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ArchivedGriffin Theatre, Kings Cross, Sydney 9 - 14 Jul 2018

Hello, Beautiful!

Drawing on her best-selling memoir, playwright Hannie Rayson takes to the stage to spin true stories from an adventurous life.

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Bliss
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ArchivedBelvoir, Surry Hills, Sydney 9 Jun - 15 Jul 2018

Bliss

Toby Truslove is Harry Joy, a man who brings a smile to all he meets. Then, one warm afternoon on the front lawn, he dies.

A Taste of Honey
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ArchivedBelvoir, Surry Hills, Sydney 21 Jul - 19 Aug 2018

A Taste of Honey

A West End success in the late 1950s, Shelagh Delany's drama centralised women's lives on stages dominated by the "angry young men".

Karakorum: A Musical Journey
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ArchivedMelbourne Recital Centre 4 - 5 Aug 2018

Karakorum: A Musical Journey

David Wenham narrates a musical performance following one man’s quest to convert the Great Khan to Christianity in the Mongol capital, Karakorum.

Permission to Spin
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ArchivedOld Fitzroy Theatre, Woolloomooloo, Sydney 3 - 28 Jul 2018

Permission to Spin

Set in the world of children’s music, Mary Rachel Brown’s Permission to Spin is a funny-till-it’s-not cage fight between ego, art and ethics.

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