One Night Only Report & Photos: Deborah Voigt in VOIGT LESSONS at the 92nd Street Y
(2/28/2015) - There was a seismic event and emotional roller coaster onstage Thursday night at the 92nd Street Y, in the Kaufmann Concert Hall theatre. Her name is DEBBIE ..... DEBORAH VOIT. It was the first performance in New York City of a piece called VOIGT LESSONS. The piece was co-created by Voight, Terrence McNally and Francesca Zambello, years ago, at Glimmerglass and the diva told us that it has been performed 'very few times, let alone in New York City.' The crowd proceeded to go crazy. The piece- so simple, yet brilliantly calibrated.
Artists to Create Works Inspired by MTC's ENDGAME
(2/27/2015) - Following a successful collaboration last year Melbourne Theatre Company and Arts Project Australia have renewed their artistic partnership for MTC's Endgame. The cast and creative team of Endgame will be joined in rehearsals by four visual artists from Arts Project, who will create original drawings and paintings inspired by MTC's new production of Beckett's modern masterpiece.
BWW Reviews: SEXERCISE THE MUSICAL
(2/25/2015) - A brand new Melbourne Theatre was christened last night with a brand new Australian musical. Sexercise The Musical centres around 6 real life people and their struggles with the routine and the monotony of life
WHITE & RAIN to Play Arts Centre Melbourne
(2/24/2015) - Families with babies and young children now have the chance to experience two beautiful, immersive first-time theatre experiences at Arts Centre Melbourne in March and April. Acclaimed Scottish theatre company Catherine Wheels will welcome children aged between two and four to the beautifully strange world of White from 5 -11 March. Then in April grown-ups and babies will have the unique opportunity to immerse themselves in Rain, a tactile and musical performance installation responding to the experience of rain.
BALLET REVOLUCION Coming to Australia in June & July
(2/24/2015) - Direct from Cuba, Ballet Revolucion - the show that has taken Europe by storm - returns to Australia for a national tour in June and July with a brand new production. Ballet Revolucion is recharged, rebooted and ready for its Australian fans once again.
LATE NIGHT IMPRO Begins 3/27
(2/23/2015) - Impro Melbourne is back with the original late-night, sell-out Comedy Festival hit, Late Night Impro! Hold on to your bladders, because the audacious crowd favourite The Bingo Board of Doom is back
Sam Strong Directs MTC's ENDGAME, Opening at Southbank Theatre
(2/23/2015) - MTC Associate Artistic Director Sam Strong directs master craftsman Colin Friels in ENDGAME. Bringing Samuel Beckett's great modernist masterpiece back to the mainstage on a set designed by acclaimed visual artist Callum Morton, Endgame opens at 8pm Thursday 26 March 2015 at Southbank Theatre, The Sumner.
DR BROWN AND HIS SINGING TIGER...AGAIN Set for Arts Centre Melbourne
(2/20/2015) - Multi-award winning Fringe favourites Dr Brown (Philip Burgers) and his Singing Tiger (Stuart Bowden) are back with a brand new kids' show - Dr Brown Brown Brown Brown Brown and His Singing Tiger...Again - that has little ones storming the stage! Absurd, weird and wonderful, their surreal family comedy featuring live musical narration will take audiences on a bizarre adventure at Arts Centre Melbourne's Fairfax Studio from 31 March - 5 April. There will be unique impishness, good old slapstick, silly noises, physical flights of fancy and enough pineapple for the whole family!
Arts Centre Melbourne to Present BLACK DIGGERS, 22-25 April
(2/19/2015) - Over one hundred years ago, a bullet from an assassin's gun in Sarajevo sparked a war that ignited the globe. Patriotic young men from all over lined up to join the fight - patriots who included hundreds of Indigenous Australians.
New Comedy Quiz Show Set for The Butterfly Club, 7 March
(2/19/2015) - Four news-savvy guests go head-to-head-to-head-to-head on Saturday the 7th of March at The Butterfly Club, testing their knowledge of the week's news and current affairs in Melbourne's newest comedy quiz show.