Episodes

November 19, 2019

253: Tales of Hoffman Ooh La La (LUX Cabaret Nightclub, Prahan, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 253Tales of Hoffman Ooh La La (LUX Cabaret Nightclub, Prahan, Melbourne Australia) This is a popular French inspired burlesque take on Offenbach’s famous...

November 10, 2019

252: Apocalypse Meow - Crisis is Born (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Australia)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 252Apocalypse Meow - Crisis is Born (Malthouse Theatre Company, Melbourne Australia) Get ready for imminent cat-astrophe. Everyone’s favourite Wandering Star...

November 02, 2019

251: Photograph 51 (Melbourne Theatre Company, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 251Photograph 51 (Melbourne Theatre Company, Melbourne Australia) Rosalind Franklin was one of the great scientists of the 20th Century. In 1952 she used...

October 29, 2019

250: Bright Star (Chapel Off Chapel, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 250Bright Star (Chapel Off Chapel, Melbourne Australia) Steve Martin’s feel-good new musical!Inspired by a real event and featuring the Grammy-nominated...

October 29, 2019

249: Zander's Boat (Q44 Theatre, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 249Zander’s Boat (Q44 Theatre, Melbourne Australia) At the edge of the sea three Shetland women, adrift on the rhythm of the waves and wind, paint the air...

October 26, 2019

248: Lobby Hero (fortyfivedownstairs, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Theatre First Episode 248Lobby Hero (fortyfivedownstairs,Melbourne Australia) When you can’t trust the law, who can you trust?Four New Yorkers become tangled in a murder investigation when a lobby security guard clashes with his controlling manager,...

October 23, 2019

247: Mansion the Experience (Melbourne, Australia)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 247Mansion the Experience (Melbourne Australia) Not for the faint of heart, MANSION is fully immersive, dance theatre and circus horror experience, breaking...

October 18, 2019

246: Love/Chamberlain (Theatre Works, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Love/Chamberlain (Theatre Works, Melbourne Australia) Courtney Love and Lindy Chamberlain cross paths on a remote highway somewhere in Australia, seeking an elusive Oracle. An unlikely connection ensues, sliding in and out of time with cosmic...

October 18, 2019

245: The End of Eddy (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Australia) (review)

The End of Eddy (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Australia)PRESENTED BY MELBOURNE INTERNATIONAL ARTS FESTIVALThe internationally acclaimed story comes of age on stage.Édouard Louis was put on the world map at just 21 with this devastating true account of...

October 13, 2019

244: The Nico Project (The Melbourne International Arts Festival, Australia) (review)

Theatre First Episode 244The Nico Project (The Melbourne International Arts Festival,  Australia) Survivor. Muse. Creator. Destroyer.  One of pop culture’s most original female artists, Nico has long remained one of its most enigmatic. After an early...

October 13, 2019

243: A Brimful of Asha (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Theatre First Episode 243A Brimful of Asha (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Australia)In this ring it’s son versus mum. We don’t like his odds.Ravi’s parents rolled with the punches when they learned he wanted to be—gasp!—an entertainer.  But unmarried...

October 12, 2019

242: Riot (MC Showroom, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Theatre First Episode 242Riot (MC Showroom, Melbourne Australia)Life is sh*t. There’s a Riot brewing… Or maybe that’s just in Gin’s mind. Either way, it’s f*cked. Either way they’re all f*cked. But not Gin. Gin is ready for it. Oh, she is f*cking...

October 12, 2019

241: Grey Rock (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Theatre First Episode 241Grey Rock (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne Australia)In a small village in the West Bank, a former TV repair person secretly builds a space shuttle to reach the moon. Without money or technology—but convinced that curiosity is...

October 10, 2019

240: Control (Red Stitch Actors Theatre, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Theatre First Episode 240Control (Red Stitch Actors Theatre)“We keep your memories safe, so you don’t have to.”A heavily pregnant ex-ballerina, a child detective, a bitter puppeteer and a feminist pop princess hurtle towards Mars. The world is...

October 05, 2019

239: The Window Outside (Wise Owl Theatre, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 239The Window Outside (Wise Owl Theatre, Melbourne Australia)Written by Belinda Lopez Starring Ian Rooney, Carrie Moczynski, Julie-Anna Evans and Antonia...

September 17, 2019

238: The Beautiful Game (Chapel off Chapel, Melbourne Australia (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 238 The Beautiful Game (Chapel off Chapel, Melbourne Australia) From the producers of Blood Brothers, Ben Elton and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s award-winning...

September 17, 2019

237: Railed (Melbourne Fringe Festival, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly). Theatre First Episode 237 Railed (Melbourne Fringe Festival, Melbourne Australia) Welcome to 'Railed', a western-themed circus spectacular, combining the trademark physical...

September 05, 2019

236: Private Peaceful (Chapel off Chapel, Melbourne Australia) (a review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 236Private Peaceful (Chapel Off Chapel, Melbourne Australia)From the author of War Horse comes Private Peaceful, the acclaimed stage version of the...

August 30, 2019

235: The Other Place (Theatre Works, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 235The Other Place (Theatre Works, Melbourne, Australia)The Other Place is a show about two remarkable, tenacious women who pioneered the world of theatre....

August 29, 2019

234: You Look Just Like Your Father (Chapel Off Chapel, Melbourne Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 234You Look Like Your Father (Chapel Off Chapel, Melbourne, Australia)Based on a true story; an honest, raw and unapologetically relatable tale of...

August 26, 2019

233: Ulster American (Red Stitch Actors Theatre, Melbourne, Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 233Ulster American (Red Stitch Actors Theatre, Melbourne, Australia)A searing comedy on show business post-#MeToo that brilliantly captures the confusion of...

August 23, 2019

232: Sunday in the Park with George (Watch This, Melbourne, Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 232Sunday in the Park with George (Watch This, Melbourne, Australia)In Paris, 1884, George Seurat strives to transform the way we see. While he sketches in a...

August 22, 2019

231: Australian Realness (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne, Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 231Australian Realness (Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne, Australia)The summery embrace of an Aussie family Christmas. Familiar characters pop the cork on...

August 21, 2019

230: Let Men Tremble (Theatre Works, Melbourne, Australia) (review)

Stream podcast episodes on demand from www.bitesz.com (mobile friendly).Theatre First Episode 230Let Men Tremble (Theatre Works, Melbourne, Australia)Contemporary and experimental theatre company The Danger Ensemble return to Theatre Works following...