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Elissa Blake

Audrey contributor, Writer

Elissa is a career arts and culture journalist with a personal background in dance. She trained at The Age in Melbourne, where she was once nominated for Victorian Yachting Journalist of the Year. She got the door prize instead.

She served as deputy editor – then editor – of Rolling Stone Australia from 1997 – 2003, and as locum editor of the Sydney Morning Herald’s Spectrum. She has written for several glossies and has been a longtime contributor to the Sydney Morning Herald, The Age and the Sun Herald.

 

The Serpent’s Teeth: Breaking Barriers, Not Building Walls
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TheatreKings Cross Theatre, Sydney 9 - 24 Nov 2018

The Serpent’s Teeth: Breaking Barriers, Not Building Walls

Why Daniel Keene's two-part drama is "the right play for now".

Director Profile: Jessica Arthur
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ArchivedKings Cross Theatre, Sydney 19 Oct - 3 Nov 2018

Director Profile: Jessica Arthur

A rising star anchors a burgeoning mainstage career to her love for the indie sector.

Julius Caesar: Shakespeare in Colour
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TheatreSydney Opera House, Bennelong Point 23 Oct - 25 Nov 2018

Julius Caesar: Shakespeare in Colour

Members of Bell Shakespeare's groundbreaking acting ensemble talk about their experiences on the road with Julius Caesar.

A Woman’s Place in Space
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ArchivedSeymour Centre, Chippendale, Sydney 11 - 27 Oct 2018

A Woman’s Place in Space

Poetry meets astrophysics in Alana Valentine's story of a woman's work overlooked.

Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam
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ArchivedRiverside Theatres, Parramatta, Sydney 18 - 27 Oct 2018

Jesus Wants Me for a Sunbeam

A new stage version of Peter Goldsworthy's novella examines interplay between the rational world and an irrational love.

“Weird and funny and dumb and moving”
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TheatreGriffin Theatre, Kings Cross, Sydney 5 Oct - 17 Nov 2018

“Weird and funny and dumb and moving”

Nick Coyle's new play explores the ways in which we are compelled to tone down our quirks for the sake of love.

Wildskin: What Are You Afraid Of?
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ArchivedLismore City Hall, Lismore, NSW 28 Sep - 6 Oct 2018

Wildskin: What Are You Afraid Of?

New at NORPA: Aussie bush terror inspires a woman's journey to find her wilder self.

Think Before You Judge
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ArchivedKings Cross Theatre, Sydney 27 Sep - 13 Oct 2018

Think Before You Judge

British writer Anna Jordan’s unflinchingly vivid Yen paints a picture of young men on the cusp of ferality.

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