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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.

 

Two Weddings, One Bride
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OperaRiverside Theatres, Parramatta, Sydney 13 - 13 Nov 2019

Two Weddings, One Bride

Composer Robert Andrew Greene gives a few pointers on the show that - unlike most operas – ends with everyone alive and happy.

April Aardvark: Social Media Monster
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ArchivedStables Theatre, Kings Cross, Sydney 16 - 26 Oct 2019

April Aardvark: Social Media Monster

What would Frankenstein’s monster look like in the 21st century? Maybe it would look a lot like ATYP's April Aardvark.

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.

My Best Dead Friend: Chalkin’ About a Revolution
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ArchivedRiverside Theatres, Parramatta, Sydney 11 - 12 Oct 2019

My Best Dead Friend: Chalkin’ About a Revolution

Anya Tate-Manning's My Best Dead Friend celebrates one heady night of rebellion in Dunedin.

Splinter under the Microscope
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ArchivedGriffin Theatre, Kings Cross, Sydney 6 Sep - 12 Oct 2019

Splinter under the Microscope

Working on the tiny Griffin stage in Splinter is a world away from the West End but Simon Gleeson finds it every bit as satisfying.

John: Dread and Breakfast
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ArchivedSeymour Centre, Chippendale, Sydney 21 Sep - 12 Oct 2019

John: Dread and Breakfast

Belinda Giblin is the host of your B&B nightmares in Annie Baker's slo-motion suspense thriller.

Bathory Begins: Class Act
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ArchivedThe Joan, Penrith, NSW 11 - 21 Sep 2019

Bathory Begins: Class Act

Writers Emme Hoy and Gretel Vella take on the class system in a new ATYP production inspired by one of history's most terrifying women.

Shuang Hu: Diving in the Deep End
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ArchivedSeymour Centre, Chippendale, Sydney 21 Sep - 12 Oct 2019

Shuang Hu: Diving in the Deep End

Family Law star Shuang Hu makes her stage debut with the degree of difficulty dialled to the max in Annie Baker's suspense-comedy John.

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