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Rosaline: Rewriting Romeo’s Ex
Theatre

Rosaline: Rewriting Romeo’s Ex

Before Juliet, there was Rosaline. Then Shakespeare made her disappear. Now Joanna Erskine makes space for Romeo's ex to have her say.

Where: Kings Cross Theatre, Kings Cross Hotel, Sydney When: 11 - 26 Oct 2019

Bell Shakespeare: 2020 Vision
Season

Bell Shakespeare: 2020 Vision

Bell Shakespeare programs its first female Hamlet and The Comedy of Errors in its 30th birthday year.

Where: Sydney Opera House When: 29 Feb - 16 Nov 2020

Dawn of a New Age: Ageism in Australian theatre
Conversation

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: 14 - 14 Oct 2019

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 Oct 2019

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 Oct 2019

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The Underpants: What tickles?
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TheatreSeymour Centre, Chippendale, Sydney 31 Oct - 16 Nov 2019

The Underpants: What tickles?

Director Anthony Gooley and the cast of Steve Martin's comedy The Underpants share their comic heroes.

Safe
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TheatreOld 505 Theatre, Newtown, Sydney 28 Oct - 2 Nov 2019

Safe

Sotto Theatre Co breathes new life into Todd Haynes' 1995 film about a California housewife who becomes allergic to the world around her.

Slaughterhouse: Candid Camera
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TheatreBelvoir Downstars, Surry Hills, Sydney 16 Oct - 2 Nov 2019

Slaughterhouse: Candid Camera

Video and projection allows theatre makers and audiences to look into and beyond the world on stage, writes Slaughterhouse performer Tom Matthews.

Sitting Ducks in the age of the Internet
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TheatreOld 505 Theatre, Newtown, Sydney 22 - 26 Oct 2019

Sitting Ducks in the age of the Internet

Quacking up: Tabitha Woo's new play ponders life in the era of all-you-can-eat information.

October Highlights
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TheatreVenues across Sydney 1 - 31 Oct 2019

October Highlights

Audrey Journal's pick of the hot tickets in theatre for October. Go see a show!

Rosaline: Rewriting Romeo’s Ex
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TheatreKings Cross Theatre, Kings Cross Hotel, Sydney 11 - 26 Oct 2019

Rosaline: Rewriting Romeo’s Ex

Before Juliet, there was Rosaline. Then Shakespeare made her disappear. Now Joanna Erskine makes space for Romeo's ex to have her say.

Martin-Lysicrates Prize 2019: The People’s Choice
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Conversation 14 - 14 Oct 2019

Martin-Lysicrates Prize 2019: The People’s Choice

The People's Choice competition for the 2019 Martin-Lysicrates Prize is open and it's not just the playwright who stands to win.

We Need to Talk About Colourblind Casting
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Conversation 14 - 14 Oct 2019

We Need to Talk About Colourblind Casting

Actor Michelle Ny argues for conscious rather than colourblind casting. "I came from somewhere, I have a background, and I’m not ashamed of that."

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