A quick chat with… designer Robert Kemp

The Magic Flute at Riverside Theatres - with design by Robert Kemp.

Robert Kemp is a multi-award winning stage designer who has worked on productions with Opera Australia, Bell Shakespeare, Belvoir, Queensland Theatre Company, the State Theatre Company of South Australia, Sydney Theatre Company, Griffin Theatre, and Australian Theatre for Young People. Presently, he is working on bringing The Magic Flute to Parramatta’s…

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The Container Festival opens on Friday

The Container Festival, Tease

The MUST (Monash Uni Student Theatre) Container Festival runs from 1 to 16 August night at Monash University in Clayton. Following the success of the inaugural 2013 festival, the a multi-venue, multi-artform event returns and guest writer Tennessee Mynott-Rudland (intern to the event’s Artistic Director, Yvonne Virsik) tells AussieThearte all about…

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Aussie musical LOVEBiTES returns!


LOVEBiTES, created by the minds behind hit Australian musical The Hatpin (James Millar and Peter Rutherford) has found a new home on Australian stages at Sydney’s Hayes Theatre. From Wednesday 10 September to Sunday 5 October you can catch this song cycle on stage at Australia’s new home for musicals…

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MJ Musical – Thriller Live – will tour Australia


It has been confirmed that Thriller Live – a spectacular theatrical production celebrating the career of the world’s greatest entertainer, Michael Jackson – will be touring Australia from December this year. After 6 years on London’s West End, Thriller Live will head down under for performances in Perth, Adelaide, Brisbane, Melbourne…

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