Skip to main content Skip to footer site map

Bille Brown News

 
Bille Brown Headshot
Birth Place:
Biloela, Queensland, AUSTRALIA
 
Bille Brown Headshot

Birth Place: Biloela, Queensland, AUSTRALIA
Queensland Theatre Announces 2022 Season Photo Queensland Theatre Announces 2022 Season
by Virag Dombay - Sep 27, 2021

Last night, Queensland Theatre's Artistic Director Lee Lewis announced the company's 2022 season; a season that's full of big plays and big ideas.

WHITE PEARL Commences its 2021 Tour at Queensland Theatre This June Photo WHITE PEARL Commences its 2021 Tour at Queensland Theatre This June
by Stephi Wild - Jun 1, 2021

An hilarious new Australian play shows how beauty can get ugly, with the smash hit White Pearl coming to the Bille Brown Theatre from 17 June to 10 July.

TAMING OF THE SHREW Comes to Queensland Theatre Photo TAMING OF THE SHREW Comes to Queensland Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2021

This production will not only speak to the 'anger of my heart' felt by many women in Australia right now, but also to the promise of a love that frees rather than subordinates a great woman.

Queensland Theatre presents TRIPLE X Photo Queensland Theatre presents TRIPLE X
by Stephi Wild - Mar 14, 2021

The first trans love story of the Australian mainstage opens 6 March, after a 12-month COVID pause.

Queensland Theatre Will Reopen in November with THE HOLIDAYS Photo Queensland Theatre Will Reopen in November with THE HOLIDAYS
by Taylor Brethauer-Hamling - Sep 16, 2020

The Queensland Theatre is set to reopen this coming fall with a production of The Holidays, Limelight Magazine reports.

Triple X: The First Trans Love Story on the Australian Mainstage at Queensland Theatr Photo Triple X: The First Trans Love Story on the Australian Mainstage at Queensland Theatre
by Virag Dombay - Feb 27, 2020

It's not often a piece of work comes along that threatens to completely challenge society's perception of love, but that's exactly what Queensland Theatre's upcoming production, Triple X is set to do.

Nominees Announced For 2019 Matilda Awards Photo Nominees Announced For 2019 Matilda Awards
by Virag Dombay - Jan 15, 2020

Nominees Announced For 2019 Matilda Awards

Director Travis Dowling Sees Sophocles' Antigone as a Looking-Glass Into our Contempo Photo Director Travis Dowling Sees Sophocles' Antigone as a Looking-Glass Into our Contemporary World Today
by Virag Dombay - Oct 26, 2019

Yve Blake's Fangirls is a Virtuosic Immersion into the world of a teenage fangirl Photo Yve Blake's Fangirls is a Virtuosic Immersion into the world of a teenage fangirl
by Virag Dombay - Sep 17, 2019

A co-production by Queensland Theatre, Belvoir and Brisbane Festival 2019, Fangirls is a high energy new musical comedy, that bursts with colour and youthful energy.

Belvoir Announces The Cast Of FANGIRLS Ahead Of Sydney Premiere Season Photo Belvoir Announces The Cast Of FANGIRLS Ahead Of Sydney Premiere Season
by Stephi Wild - Jul 11, 2019

Belvoir has announced the cast of the eagerly anticipated Sydney premiere of Fangirls, a hilarious new Australian musical comedy about first love, fan culture and the danger of underestimating teenage girls. The production will show at Belvoir St Theatre from 12th October to 10th November this year immediately following its world premiere at Queensland Theatre in September.

HEDDA, the most bad-ass Queenslander that you'll ever meet Photo HEDDA, the most bad-ass Queenslander that you'll ever meet
by Virag Dombay - Nov 25, 2018

Sam Strong on QUEENSLAND THEATRE'S 2019 Season Photo Sam Strong on QUEENSLAND THEATRE'S 2019 Season
by Virag Dombay - Sep 1, 2018

It's been nearly two weeks since Queensland Theatre released this 2019 season, and it's taken me nearly two weeks to comprehend exactly how colourful and formidable next year is going to be. A few days before the season launch, I had the pleasure of having doing a phone interview with Strong, who had just come from the closing celebrations for the company's successful run of Jasper Jones.

Paige Rattray Appointed As STC Associate Director Photo Paige Rattray Appointed As STC Associate Director
by Stephi Wild - Apr 18, 2018

Sydney Theatre Company announced today that it has appointed its former Richard Wherrett Fellow Paige Rattray in the new role of Associate Director. Paige, who is currently Associate Artistic Director for Queensland Theatre, will commence her new position at STC on May 30 this year.

Adelaide Festival's Neil Armfield AO to Direct David Hare's I'M NOT RUNNING at London Photo Adelaide Festival's Neil Armfield AO to Direct David Hare's I'M NOT RUNNING at London's National Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 4, 2017

Acclaimed theatre director and Adelaide Festival Joint-Artistic Director, Neil Armfield, will direct the premiere of renowned English playwright David Hare's latest work I'm Not Running at the prestigious National Theatre in London next year.

IT IS EASY TO BE DEAD to Transfer to Trafalgar Studios This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Nov 11, 2016

Transferring from its critically acclaimed sell-out run at the Finborough Theatre earlier this year where it was nominated for seven OffWestEnd Awards including Best New Play, Best Male Performance, and Best Director, the world premiere production of It Is Easy To Be Dead by Neil McPherson opens at Trafalgar Studio 2, for a strictly limited four week limited season.

IT IS EASY TO BE DEAD to Transfer to Trafalgar Studios This Autumn
by BWW News Desk - Sep 14, 2016

Transferring from its critically acclaimed sell-out run at the Finborough Theatre earlier this year where it was nominated for seven OffWestEnd Awards including Best New Play, Best Male Performance, and Best Director, the world premiere production of It Is Easy To Be Dead by Neil McPherson opens at Trafalgar Studio 2, for a strictly limited four week limited season.

Tickets to JUDAS KISS with Rupert Everett in Toronto on Sale Tomorrow
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 5, 2016

David Mirvish will present Rupert Everett starring in the North American premiere of Neil Armfield's production of David Hare's The Judas Kiss. This production began at London's Hampstead Theatre in 2012, where it received unanimous raves and broke the theatre's box office record. Due to popular demand, it transferred to London's West End, where it also had a brilliant engagement.

Arts Industry to Honour Queensland Actress Carol Burns
by Tyler Peterson - Jan 15, 2016

On Monday 8 February 2016 the arts community and leaders from various industry sectors will gather at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) Playhouse to honour the life and career of the acclaimed and much loved Australian actress, CAROL BURNS who passed away after a brief illness, just before Christmas.

Australian Actress Carol Burns Passes Away at 68
by BWW News Desk - Dec 21, 2015

One of Australia's most versatile and acclaimed actors, Carol Burns has passed away, aged 68, after a short battle with cancer. Her partner of 36 years, composer and musician, Alan Lawrence was at her bedside as she passed at Brisbane's Princess Alexandra Hospital.

Photo Flash: Inside Opening Night of THE JUDAS KISS with Rupert Everett and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Jan 23, 2013

Following a hugely acclaimed and record-breaking sell out run at Hampstead Theatre, Neil Armfield's production of David Hare's The Judas Kiss just transferred to the West End. The cast features Rupert Everett and Freddie Fox in the lead roles of Oscar Wilde and Lord AlFred Douglas, performances which won them universal acclaim, they are joined by Cal Macaninch in the role of Robert Ross. The cast also includes Ben Hardy, Kirsty Oswald, Alister Cameron and Tom Colley. Check out photos from opening night below!

 1