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Little Jokes in Times of War: Making the Past Present
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Little Jokes in Times of...

"I just knew I wanted to be part of the story." Charlotte Salusinszky's solo performance piece explores her Grandma’s escape from Hungary in 1956.

Where: Kings Cross Theatre, Kings Cross Hotel, Sydney When: 16 - 26 Mar 2022

Eugyeene Teh: The Act of Giving
Conversation

Eugyeene Teh: The Act of...

Designer Eugyeene Teh is an artist fuelled by the deliberate act of giving, writes Suzy Wrong.

When: 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Darren Yap: More Resilient, More Selective
Conversation

Darren Yap: More Resilient, More...

“I’ve realised life has to balance with work”: Theatre director Darren Yap on cooking, meditation and holding onto the best of lockdown.

When: 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Catherine Văn-Davies: The art of holding on
Conversation

Catherine Văn-Davies: The art of...

"Hold on tightly, let go lightly": Actor and theatre-maker Catherine Văn-Davies puts 100 per cent into her work, even if it disappears tomorrow.

When: 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Shakespeare for Teenagers: Blessings in Disguise
Conversation

Shakespeare for Teenagers: Blessings in...

Shakespeare had huge faith in the young actors who gave us the original Juliet, Lady Macbeth, or Rosalind and Viola. So why don't we, asks George Kemp.

When: 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Fall! Falter!! Dance!!!
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Fall! Falter!! Dance!!!

Ryuichi Fujimora blends storytelling, 80s dance flicks and anecdotes of personal failure into a "pet project" work of contemporary dance.

Where: Wayside Chapel (Upstairs), Bondi, Sydney When: 2 - 3 Jul 2021

Young Frankenstein: Some Kind of Monster
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Young Frankenstein: Some Kind of...

You pay a price for years of pretending to be someone you’re not, writes Matthew Backer, star of Young Frankenstein.

Where: Hayes Theatre Company, Potts Point, Sydney When: 18 Feb - 20 Mar 2021

Cultural criticism and cultural memory
Conversation

Cultural criticism and cultural memory

In a newly published Platform Paper, Alison Croggon considers the state of critical writing in Australia and asks, should it disappear, to whom would that matter?

When: 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Winnie Dunn: claiming space
Conversation

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: 14 - 14 Jan 2022

The Young Artist As Cultural Citizen
Conversation

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: 14 - 14 Jan 2022

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Loss, Resilience and The End of Winter
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TheatreSBW Stables Theatre, Kings Cross, Sydney 3 - 12 Feb 2022

Loss, Resilience and The End of Winter

Kate Gaul renews her relationship with playwright Noëlle Janaczewska to examine the bloke-sphere of global exploration, colonisation and polar science.

As You Like It: Music to your ears
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TheatreLeura Everglades Gardens, Leura, NSW 8 - 23 Jan 2022

As You Like It: Music to your ears

Too often, music in Shakespeare can be treated as an afterthought. Actor-composer Alec Steedman is making it central to the experience.

Little Jokes in Times of War: Making the Past Present
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TheatreKings Cross Theatre, Kings Cross Hotel, Sydney 16 - 26 Mar 2022

Little Jokes in Times of War: Making the Past Present

"I just knew I wanted to be part of the story." Charlotte Salusinszky's solo performance piece explores her Grandma’s escape from Hungary in 1956.

In Conversation: Alissar Chidiac and Saleh Saqqaf
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Conversation 14 - 14 Jan 2022

In Conversation: Alissar Chidiac and Saleh Saqqaf

Reflections on voice, theatre work, absence and presence, humour, Blackness and Arabness.

Nurture the Community, Nurture the Country
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Conversation 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Nurture the Community, Nurture the Country

Writer and director S. Shakthidharan in conversation with his mother, the revered classical Indian dancer Anandavalli.

Shauntelle Benjamin: A season of self-discovery
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Conversation 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Shauntelle Benjamin: A season of self-discovery

"Constantly in flux and questioned, rarely settled on": Shauntelle Benjamin on ADHD, gender fluidity and engaging with more people of colour in Australia’s arts scene.

Darren Yap: More Resilient, More Selective
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Conversation 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Darren Yap: More Resilient, More Selective

“I’ve realised life has to balance with work”: Theatre director Darren Yap on cooking, meditation and holding onto the best of lockdown.

Lisa Fa’alafi: Brown Honey Keeps Flowing
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Conversation 14 - 14 Jan 2022

Lisa Fa’alafi: Brown Honey Keeps Flowing

"We put our team's health and well-being first": Hot Brown Honey’s Lisa Fa'alafi on finding peace in a pandemic and looking towards the future.

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