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shakespeare in love

Shakespeare In Love

By Sam –  who is back reviewing things for The Sprink YUSSSSS I want to have sex with William Shakespeare. Not the real Willy Spears (although I’ve definitely done worse), but MTC’s Shakespeare in Love version aka the new love of my...
John Newcombe

Bewdy NEWK!

NEWK! (The John Newcombe Story) Tennis is one of the big entertainments for Melbourne at this time of year and one name rings louder in our memories of the sport than any other, and John...
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SYLVIA a play by AR Gurney Directed by Susan Rundle Peridot Theatre

This is a funny play about a dog called Sylvia, ebulliently played by Alexandria Avery. Well, it is really about relationship. And anthropomorphism. I first saw this play many years ago at the MTC starring...
‘pinky Promise’ By Rebecca Perich. Fringe Festival 21 – 26 September

‘Pinky Promise’ by Rebecca Perich. Fringe Festival 21 – 26 September

 'talking about family while exploring memory, childhood and mental health'. In examining our families, and of course in other settings, we seek to understand our past and make sense of how we have been shaped,...
Theatre Review By Meredith Fuller  Arthur Miller’s A View From The Bridge

Theatre Review by Meredith Fuller Arthur Miller’s A View from the Bridge

Eddie Carbone works as a Longshoreman under the Brooklyn Bridge. He and his wife agree to illegally house her Sicilian cousins. But when one of them falls for Catherine, his niece, the cracks in...
Theatre Review By Meredith Fuller‘ – A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking’ By John Ford Noonan

Theatre Review by Meredith Fuller‘ – A Coupla White Chicks Sitting Around Talking’ by...

GLAMM Productions present Directed by Gary Wall Starring Ana Della Rocca as Hannah Mae Christine McLachlan as Maude 30 Aug to 8 September DCF Studios – 721 High St Thornbury www.trybooking.com/VXKE complimentary glass of wine and finger food “Step back in time...
Nocturnal Fever: Women Of Sin

Nocturnal Fever: Women of Sin

I am always excited before I go to see a show at the Butterfly Club and tonight was no different. I know the artist’s other work in music and I was very interested to see...
The Bird Is The Word Is Adsurd

The Bird is the Word is Adsurd

I was taken aback with hilarity as the plot of this very funny and silly play Love Bird unfolded. The story of a modern Australian family, PC dad, Richard, Matt Tester, foul mouthed mum, Joan...
Nikki Does Lola Does Dietrich

Nikki does Lola does Dietrich

Nikki Nouveau's new show Kabaret Dietrich took me back in time to a place in my childhood when life was much simpler. As a kid Marlene Dietrich featured in many of the old black and...
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Theatre is Lying is a welcome response to fake news and alternative facts

Anna Breckon and Nat Randall, Rear view 2018 (still), high definition digital video, multi-channel sound, 85:11 mins  Courtesy of the artists Photo: Andrew Curtis Review: Theatre is Lying, ACCA, Melbourne. In an era where local and...