Tag: The Butterfly Club

The Nursery Web The Butterfly Club Melbourne play theatre

‘The Nursery Web’ plays at The Butterfly Club

Halfway through The Nursery Web, it was clear that this was a play written by a woman. In telling stories about romantic relationships, it does away with clichéd ideas of what men are to women. At its best, characters and…

Take a Seat Kieran Gould-Dowen The Butterfly Club Melbourne

‘Take a Seat’ at The Butterfly Club

What happens after we die? We’ve all probably asked ourselves this from time to time, but only Kieran Gould-Dowen decided to make a play about it. Take A Seat is set in a courthouse waiting room, where seven confused and frightened…

‘Journey of a Thousand Smiles’ at The Butterfly Club

‘A Journey of a Thousand Smiles’ is a theatrical story of a high school teacher who walks from Melbourne to Canberra to deliver a petition to Parliament. You might pause briefly and then look for some other show with more…

Seductive Parisian nights at ‘Bijou’ at The Butterfly Club

A Parisian café. Year 1933. Against the backdrop of a Depression-era Europe. Mesdames et Messieurs, let me introduce you to Bijou. Once a shining star of the Paris nighttime scene, merciless years have taken a toll on her beauty. Her…