Arts Centre Melbourne Welcomes New Performing Arts Executive
(6/3/2015) - Following an extensive national and international search, Melanie Smith, most recently the Deputy Director and Head of Programming at Auckland Live (formerly The Edge), has been appointed this week as Arts Centre Melbourne's new Executive, Performing Arts.
Brendan Cowell's MEN Returning to Old Fitz
(5/29/2015) - Three men. One woman. One hour. As time ticks to a close the best and the worst of these three males comes blaring out under the watch of their mother figure. Who will win? Who will survive? Who will prevail as man? Men is Brendan Cowell's first play and premiered at the Old Fitz in 2000. A nerve-bending expose of what it is to be a guy, with a twist that will leave you breathless.
STAGE TUBE: First Look at Highlights of ANYTHING GOES
(5/29/2015) - Opera Australia Artistic Director Lyndon Terracini AM and leading Australian theatre producer John Frost AM announced that actor, comedian and impressionist Gerry Connolly joins the cast of Anything Goes to play the Captain of the S.S. American during the Melbourne and Brisbane seasons.
GHOST MACHINE Set for The Butterfly Club
(5/28/2015) - After winning 'Best Independent Show' at MICF, Ghost Machine, Laura Davis is returning with a 6 night season of the critically acclaimed production.
Australian Tour of LEGENDS! Kicks Off Today in Brisbane
(5/28/2015) - The Australian Premiere of James Kirkwood's hilarious and touching comedy Legends! is set for tonight 28th May. The national tour of this hilarious production stars screen and stage royalty, Hayley Mills and Juliet Mills. The Australian Premiere opens in Brisbane at QPAC in May for a strictly limited season, followed by seasons in Sydney, Perth, Adelaide and Melbourne.
Impro Melbourne to Present CELEBRITY THEATRESPORTS
(5/27/2015) - Impro Melbourne welcomes the comedic chemistry of some of improvisation's finest talent to the grand stage of St Kilda's National Theatre for the 27th annual Celebrity Theatresports on July 25th. The show that inspired Whose Line Is It Anyway? combines the family friendly joy and hilarity of Theatresports with the prestige and glamour of celebrity, creating a night of unpredictable and dynamic fun! We are thrilled to announce our first celebrity guest is Dean Haglund (The X-Files Lone Gunman)!