Vass Productions present ‘Hand to God’ at the Alex Theatre

Australian Premiere  at The Alex Theatre – St Kilda Strictly limited season from Feb 22 – Mar 18 www.handtogod.com.au  Book Now at: TICKETEK.COM.AU   The funniest and filthiest broadway show in years finally arrives in Australia. An irreverent, occasionally shocking, and perpetually hysterical romp to hell and back, Hand To God’s exploration of the ideas of faith, morality, and human nature will leave you sore with laughter. With...

Rules For Living | Red Stitch Theatre 14 March – 16 April

Rules for Living
Red Stitch Actors' Theatre in association with the Melbourne International Comedy Festival presents Rules For Living Australian Premiere Written by Sam Holcroft Directed by Kim Farrant 14 March – 16 April   "Nothing prepared us for this play...hilarious" ★★★★The Guardian In partnership with the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Red Stitch Actors' Theatre presents Rules For Living by young British playwright Sam Holcroft. This hilarious black comedy uses...

‘Sweet Phoebe’ by Michael Gow 22 to 25 March 2017

Sweet Phoebe
An Australian dark comedy about a marriage in chaos when a dog runs away, this quirky one hour love romp is staged in a 1920's home. Sweet Phoebe is a hilarious snapshot of a marriage laid bare when a dog the couple are minding disappears. A funny and poignant analysis of relationships, and what happens when people let their guard...

Final days of UNCLE VANYA l Every Stitch Counts l Graduate actor program l Giveaways

UNCLE VANYA has 9 days left until it must close! Don’t miss out, book your tickets now. “Tass and her cast get so much right…Ben Prendergast is delightful… Eva Seymour is as perfect a Sonya as you could hope to find: passionately resigned, sad-eyed, downtrodden but indestructible.” – The Australian “The cast is unanimously stellar…a rare combo: a superbly skilled performance that is technically...

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A huge thanks to everyone who joined our 2017 season launch celebrations on Monday night. We had an incredible evening at the Prahran Hotel and were thrilled to announce our Season 2017! After months of reading and much debating, we bring you 4 of the hottest new scripts from overseas, one “mystery play” (to keep you guessing) and 3 remarkable...

Latest eNews: “Unanimously stellar” UNCLE VANYA now playing

Uncle Vanya is directed by AFI multi-award winner Nadia Tass (Malcolm, Amy, The Big Steal, Matching Jack) and features “stellar” performances by Rosie Lockhart, Olga Makeeva, Ben Prendergast, Eva Seymour, David Whiteley, Justin Hosking, Kristof Kaczmarek & Marta Kaczmarek. “The cast is unanimously stellar…a rare combo: a superbly skilled performance that is technically accomplished, emotionally alert, intellectually and historically informed while also relevant to...

Latest eNews: UNCLE VANYA opening week

Hello, UNCLE VANYA has it’s first preview tomorrow and the whole building is alive with anticipation. It feels special in here, even our tiny backstage area is abuzz with energy from our (larger than normal) cast. We rarely do classics at Red Stitch, instead opting for contemporary writing from Australia and overseas. So this new but loyal version by Annie Baker, one of...

UNCLE VANYA in rehearsal

It’s been a busy few weeks with UNCLE VANYA rehearsals in full swing, SUNSHINE packing out houses and finalising our 2017 Season. Next year is looking full of remarkable, riveting new plays that we cannot wait to announce. We would love to see you at the launch on November 28th to celebrate! Save the date in your diaries now. The UNCLE VANYA cast,...

Catch SUNSHINE before it ends l 2017 Season launch l Cup day bookings

SUNSHINE has 10 shows left until it must close! Don’t miss this stimulating and unique theatrical experience. Tickets are moving fast, so make sure you secure yours here. “Remarkable in its structure…exhilarating…this outstanding piece of abstract theatre makes you work for your gratification…well worth it. ”– ★★★★ 1/2  Arts Hub “It demands – and commands – full attention.” – The Australian This exciting new Australian work must...

Latest eNews: “Exhilarating” SUNSHINE now playing & Meet the playwright

The reviews are in and everyone is talking about SUNSHINE.This challenging, unique work is booking out our little theatre, and evoking strong reactions from audiences, many of whom are returning a second time to engage with different aspects of this ‘choral’ piece. Here’s what critics are saying: “Remarkable in its structure…exhilarating…this outstanding piece of abstract theatre makes you work for your gratification…well...