Episodes

December 09, 2018

157: Perpetual Frustration Machine (Theatre Works, Melbourne, Australia) (review)

Perpetual Frustration Machine is a raw thrust into the human drives of our desires

December 02, 2018

156: Huckleberry:A Musical Adventure (review)

Set in 1895 when Mark Twain lectured in Australia, Huckleberry: A Musical Adventure is a re-imagining of Twain’s masterpiece for the 21st Century

November 30, 2018

155: Rent (Chapel Off Chapel) (Review)

With an inspirational message of joy and hope in the face of fear, this timeless celebration of friendship and creativity is still a relevant story for a modern audience.

November 30, 2018

154: A Very Kransky Christmas (review)

Cloistered in the old rickety family house in their hometown of Esk in Queensland, the musical sisters’ traditional Christmas festivities have until now been shrouded in secrecy.

November 26, 2018

153: Santa's Magical Kingdom (Melbourne) (review)

Melbourne get ready to see a truly magical experience. Santa’s Magical Kingdom returns...

November 26, 2018

152: Pins And Needles (review)

Carolyn and Fay have both been happily heterosexually married for most of their adult life. But it’s never too late for exploration... right?

November 26, 2018

151: 80 Minutes No Interval (review)

Louis is a failing novelist, which wouldn’t be the case if he’d stop messing with tense and obscuring narrative.

November 23, 2018

150: Lamb (A New Play with Songs) (review)

From multi-award-winning playwright Jane Bodie, and featuring original songs by Mark Seymour...

November 18, 2018

149: The Celebrating Whitney Houston Show (review)

Whitney Houston is one of the best-selling music artists of all-time, with 200 million records sold worldwide.

November 17, 2018

148: Twelfth Night (MTC)

Mistaken identities, love triangles and elaborate pranks – Shakespeare’s classic romantic comedy

November 17, 2018

147: Just a Couple of Song and Dance Men (review)

Take a trip down memory lane with Just a Couple of Song and Dance Men, a lively, quirky and toe-tapping tribute to the Hollywood performers of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s.

November 12, 2018

146: Next Move 11 (review)

Chunky Move presents Next Move 11 featuring two new works choreographed and performed by company dancers Lauren Langlois and Joel Bray.

November 10, 2018

145: School of Rock The Musical (review)

Based on the iconic, hit movie, this irresistible new musical follows Dewey Finn...

November 02, 2018

144: Astroman (review)

Step back in time to the 80s....

November 02, 2018

143: A Gentleman's Guide to Love and Murder (review)

A Gentleman’s Guide to Love & Murder is the hilariously funny musical ....

October 21, 2018

142: Songs For Swingin' Lovers (review)

A memoir of love, lust, and regret set to Frank Sinatra’s title album and illustrated through song and dance.

October 20, 2018

141: One and The Other (Review)

These circus luminaries combine classic stunts, ascerbic truths, and audacious acts in a wonderfully exposing and messy celebration

October 17, 2018

140: Re-Member Me (Review)

Dickie Beau might never get to play Shakespeare’s tragic prince—so the award-winning lip-sync fabulist has transformed into a human mix-tape...

October 15, 2018

139: Suddenly Last Summer (Red Stitch Actors Theatre)

Savagely poetic and provocative, Tennessee Williams’ Suddenly Last Summer is a nightmarish contemporary masterpiece.

October 14, 2018

138: NINE The Musical (review)

From the romantic streets and canals of Venice, comes the exquisite and captivating story of NINE The Musical.

October 14, 2018

137: Lexicon (review)

Daring, seductive and utterly contemporary, Lexicon is a celebration of the past, present and future of circus...

October 07, 2018

136: On Broadway (review)

Celebrating everything that is Broadway, On Broadway features some of the most iconic Show-tunes of all time!

October 06, 2018

135: Madiba The Musical (review)

The powerful and uplifting Madiba the Musical is a soul-stirring celebration of the visionary leader Nelson Mandela.

October 06, 2018

134: Trustees (review)

In a major policy shift, the government has announced a moratorium on funding for performing arts organisations Australia-wide. The Trustees of Melbourne’s fictional Lone Pine Theatre Company gather to assess the damage...