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Short + Sweet 2018

The 17th edition of the world's biggest competitive little play festival.

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Short + Sweet 2018

Date: 20 Jan 2018

The biggest little theatre festival in the world is now in its 17th year and has a new home in the Tom Mann Theatre on Chalmers Street, Surry Hills.

Short+Sweet reaches its final week of heats from 22 March with most of the finalists already confirmed for both the semi-finals week (Tues 27 March to Sun 1 April) and the ultimate Gala Awards Finals (April 5-7).

Among the ten last hopeful short plays on offer this week are: Channel 8 by Act IV Theatre Co, a parody of TV News with a satirical feminist twist, playwright Allan West’s The Last Cuppa and Ask Me Anything by American writer Philip Middleton Williams.

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“Don’t underestimate the audience,” says Declan Greene
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Conversation 27 - 27 May 2018

“Don’t underestimate the audience,” says Declan Greene

Declan Greene fires back at comments made by Wesley Enoch in his Nick Enright Keynote Address.

Creative Compass Points True West
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ArchivedEternity Playhouse, Darlinghurst, Sydney 21 - 24 Mar 2018

Creative Compass Points True West

Introducing three Western Sydney writers showcased in an evening of staged readings at the National Play Festival 2018.

Eamon Flack: Belvoir Must Become a Home for Emerging Theatremakers
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SeasonBelvoir, Surry Hills, Sydney 5 Apr - 22 Dec 2018

Eamon Flack: Belvoir Must Become a Home for Emerging Theatremakers

Eamon Flack's speech launching Belvoir's inaugural 25A low-cost theatre initiative drew on some expensively-gained knowledge.

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Antony and Cleopatra
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ArchivedCanberra Theatre Centre, ACT 12 - 21 Apr 2018

Antony and Cleopatra

Catherine McClements and Johnny Carr star in Shakespeare’s immortal tale of love and realpolitik.

A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing
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ArchivedKings Cross Theatre, Sydney 6 - 21 Apr 2018

A Girl is a Half-Formed Thing

A young woman comes of age while battling the forces of religion, predatory men and a pious mother.

Diplomacy
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ArchivedEnsemble Theatre, Kirribilli, Sydney 22 Mar - 28 Apr 2018

Diplomacy

A Swedish diplomat and German General meet to decide the fate of a city.

Home Invasion
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ArchivedOld 505 Theatre, Newtown, Sydney 21 Mar - 7 Apr 2018

Home Invasion

Disturbing and humorous, Christopher Bryant's Home Invasion explores celebrity infatuation and our culture's obsession with violent acts.

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