Tag: culture

Switzerland: The Author strikes again

Joanna Murray-Smith’s Switzerland, now playing at the Ensemble Theatre, is a masterclass in suspense and psychological drama, expertly directed by Shaun Rennie. The play transports its audience directly into the intimate setting of a lounge room where the stakes are…

Triumph Over Tragedy: Mandela Mathia’s ‘Lose to Win’

Lose to Win, now playing at Belvoir St Theatre, is a poignant and powerful one-man show that captures the essence of Mandela Mathia’s extraordinary journey from the hardships of South Sudan to the stages of Sydney, Australia. This production, directed…

Home, I’m Darling: Wyong Drama Group

Home, I’m Darling by Wyong Drama Group, currently staged at the Red Tree Theatre, offers a nostalgic yet scrutinising lens on the idealised domestic life of the 1950s through the experiences of Judy and her husband, Johnny. The play, written…

Love Endures: Holding the Man at Belvoir St Theatre

Holding the Man, currently captivating audiences at Belvoir St Theatre presents a deeply moving exploration of love, loss, and resilience. Based on Timothy Conigrave’s heart-wrenching memoir, this adaptation transcends the personal narrative to touch on universal themes of love, identity,…

Shakespeare Reborn: The Innovative Spirit of &Juliet

& Juliet, at Sydney Lyric Theatre, is a theatrical masterpiece, breathing new life into the iconic Shakespearean tale with a twist that captivates and delights. This show doesn’t just retell a familiar story; it daringly reinvents it, offering audiences a narrative…

Beyond the Game: Unpacking Alone it Stands

Alone It Stands, currently playing at Ensemble Theatre, is a theatrical gem that brilliantly encapsulates a historic moment in Irish sports, all through the lens of playwright John Breen’s dynamic storytelling. This play is not just for rugby enthusiasts; it’s…

Tiddas: Sisterhood Unveiled

Tiddas, the current production at Belvoir St Theatre, takes audiences on a rollercoaster of emotions with its heartfelt exploration of friendship, identity, and the complexities of modern life. Written by Anita Heiss, the play unfolds as an intimate exploration of…