SPARC Theatre production a Greek Odyssey

Stezzo and George, members of SPARC Theatre. Photo by Nicolette Forte and graphic design by Lou Endicott.
Far from a Greek tragedy, SPARC Theatre’s latest production is a lively reimagining of an ancient comedy interspersed with reflections of what it’s like living in supported modern day accommodation as a member of the Greek community. A third of SPARC’s diverse company identify as...

La Mama Theatre presents RON AND ISOBEL

Ron and Maria
November 1975: The Whitlam government has just been dismissed by the Governor-General. Liberal voters feel vindicated and Gough supporters – they’re in kill mode! “More dinner parties ended in uproar over that one than about the night the dingo took the baby.” Anna Lall is...

NEWK: The John Newcombe Story

Come down for a Cinzano after a day at the tennis with NEWK! NEWK: The John Newcombe Story is a grand story about wanting life to be a huge ride and an absolute must see for all tennis fans during The Australian Open championships. Written by...

Some Great News To End the Year on

  Recently Allan Rendell, who runs the Alex Theatre in St Kilda, asked to see someone of Michael's Work. Michael turned up with SEVEN full-length plays and his Musical "Magpie". Today we were invited to a meeting at the Alex and that meeting went very well. In...

Arts Centre Melbourne presents 2b theatre company’s Old Stock: A Refugee Love Story

Old Stock
  A story of hope, humanity and finding your place in the world. "Darkly funny and moving... It's hard to imagine a more apt time for a production with so clear a moral centre." - The New Yorker A dark, funny and high-energy klezmer-folk tale inspired by the real-life...

2019 Season Reveal – Chapter 1

2019 SEASON CHAPTER ONE There was an amazing community vibe at Theatre Works on Sunday. Acland Street was full and buzzing as we announced Chapter 1, 2019 at Theatre Works. We kick off Chapter 1 at Theatre Works with our Midsumma Hub. In January Theatre Works transforms into a playful,...

Welcome to the reading of The Wolves’ Brilliant new play: A comedy.

To end the year on a blast we are staging a reading of Michael Gray Griffith's new play, the comedy "Adrifting Through the Vomit Generation". A new image with four women in the picture boat is under construction. The Synopsis Three women are marooned in one suburban...

PLAYREADING: Mi:Wi 3027

When: 11 & 12 December  Time: Tuesday & Wednesday 6.30pm Where: La Mama Courthouse 349 Drummond St Carlton Cost: Free Reserve tickets: HERE   Mi:Wi 3027 An original play reading in development based on a remarkable cross-cultural wartime story Mi:Wi 3027 brings to life a fascinating wartime story inspired by the friendship...

Arts Centre Melbourne in association with Briefs Factory & Auspicious Projects presents

Arts Centre Melbourne 's Fairfax Studio will be transformed into an intergalactic stratosphere from 16 – 20 January 2019 as Australian cabaret icon Sarah Ward, the artist behind Yana Alana, brings her latest stage creation The Legend of Queen Kong Episode II: Queen Kong in Outer Space to life. With...

Arts Centre Melbourne presents a Little Ones Theatre Production Merciless Gods

By Dan Giovannoni Based on the book by Christos Tsiolkas Fresh from a sold out Sydney season, Arts Centre Melbourne presents Dan Giovannoni's Green Room Award winning adaptation of Christos Tsiolkas ' Merciless Gods. The two-hour production is a brutal and tender examination of queer immigrant...