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Skateboard Revolution
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Skateboard Revolution

The first city to embrace skateboarding instead of trying to ban it will be a better, smarter, safer place, argues Big hART's Scott Rankin.

Where: The Cutaway, Barangaroo, Sydney When: 18 - 20 Jul 2019

Dawn of a New Age: Ageism in Australian theatre
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Dawn of a New Age:...

Ageism is pernicious in the theatre scene, writes Dino Dimitriadis, and our veteran actors are not the only people missing out.

When: 20 - 20 Aug 2019

Live and Sweaty: Why Once is Cameron Daddo’s Dream Show
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Live and Sweaty: Why Once...

Once allows Cameron Daddo to showcase another side of his performer personality - and show off one of his most treasured possessions.

Where: Eternity Playhouse, Darlinghurst, Sydney When: 30 Jul - 4 Aug 2019

An actor prepares (for budgie smugglers)
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An actor prepares (for budgie...

That show-stopping body? Just a year of hard training, says Muriel's Wedding actor Stephen Madsen.

Where: Lyric Theatre, Pyrmont, Sydney When: 28 Jun - 8 Sep 2019

Indie Theatre on Shaky Foundations?
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Indie Theatre on Shaky Foundations?

The sudden closure of an inner city venue points to a structural weakness in our independent sector, write KXT co-artistic directors Suzanne Millar and John Harrison.

When: 20 - 20 Aug 2019

Winnie Dunn: claiming space
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Winnie Dunn: claiming space

If you want to represent a community, find someone from that community and employ them to do it, argues Sweatshop's Winnie Dunn.

When: 20 - 20 Aug 2019

The Dismissal: Making Power Pop
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The Dismissal: Making Power Pop

Imagine Gough Whitlam breaking into song following the Dismissal in 1975. What would he have sounded like? Laura Murphy has the answer.

Where: Seymour Centre, Chippendale, Sydney When: 18 - 22 Jun 2019

The Young Artist As Cultural Citizen
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The Young Artist As Cultural...

Youth theatre should not be training for thought and action in the future, argues Iris Simpson. It should be training for now.

When: 20 - 20 Aug 2019

The Intimacy Revolution
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The Intimacy Revolution

Suz Mawer: What I learned in Ita O'Brien's intimacy workshop.

When: 20 - 20 Aug 2019

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Penny for Our Thoughts
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TheatrePACT Centre for Emerging Artists, Erskineville, Sydney 4 - 7 Sep 2019

Penny for Our Thoughts

Stories of everyday injustice add heat to a work inspired by Senator Penny Wong's Election Night woes.

Wink: A Nod to the Shapeshifters
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TheatreKings Cross Theatre, Kings Cross Hotel, Sydney 2 - 24 Aug 2019

Wink: A Nod to the Shapeshifters

Anthony Skuse talks to US playwright Jen Silverman about her play Wink, and, most importantly, asks what kind of animal she would be.

The Sapphires 2019: Still Shining
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MusicalTouring nationally 13 Feb - 23 Oct 2019

The Sapphires 2019: Still Shining

Way back, Tony Briggs recalls, someone approached him with the idea of turning The Sapphires into a play for an all-white cast.

Lady Beatle takes Mystery Tour
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CabaretEast Coast Tour, QLD, VIC & NSW 7 Aug - 9 Nov 2019

Lady Beatle takes Mystery Tour

Naomi Price pays loving homage to the Fab Four and their extraordinary catalogue of songs through the eyes and voice of a female artist.

Selling imagination
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Conversation 20 - 20 Aug 2019

Selling imagination

Sydney's independent theatre scene creates great product, argues actor and producer Matthew Cheetham. But it struggles to sell it.

Indie Theatre on Shaky Foundations?
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Conversation 20 - 20 Aug 2019

Indie Theatre on Shaky Foundations?

The sudden closure of an inner city venue points to a structural weakness in our independent sector, write KXT co-artistic directors Suzanne Millar and John Harrison.

The Young Artist As Cultural Citizen
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Conversation 20 - 20 Aug 2019

The Young Artist As Cultural Citizen

Youth theatre should not be training for thought and action in the future, argues Iris Simpson. It should be training for now.

Merrigong: The X-Factor
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SeasonMerrigong Theatre Company, Wollongong, NSW 28 Mar - 30 Nov 2019

Merrigong: The X-Factor

Merrigong Theatre Company aims to build a new audience alongside new work from young and diverse creatives.

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