The National Theatre Company ready to launch in 2013

More exciting news for Newcastle Theatre-goers as The National Theatre Company (TNTC) opens its doors this year. TNTC is a Newcastle-based theatre company that aims to be a unique power force within community theatre production; producing high-quality musical, comedy, drama and dance productions and welcoming members of diverse ages and backgrounds. When AussieTheatre chatted with… Read more.

It’s time for the Sydney Fringe!

This is an exciting time of year for Sydney theatre-lovers with the third annual Sydney Fringe festival kicking off from 7 September. A young, but already much-loved, fixture on the Sydney performance circuit, the Fringe will bring over three weeks of theatre, music, dance, film, art, comedy and events to various venues around Sydney. With… Read more.

Coming soon to Newcastle!

September is looking to be a fantastic month for theatre in Newcastle. There’s something for everyone; with fringe theatre, ballet and political satire all making their way onto the Newcastle stage. The opening of The Factory — a new 577 seat live theatre venue in Adamstown — as well as the emergence of new local… Read more.

Cowboys in Verona – Rob Pensalfini re-works Shakespeare

Rob Pensalfini has his own unique approach to Shakespeare. As the founder and artistic director of the Queensland Shakespeare Ensemble (QSE), he has been working tirelessly to showcase Shakespeare’s plays to contemporary audiences. Since 2001, the ensemble has presented some of the most fascinating and diverse interpretations of the Bard’s work. Notably, QSE’s ‘Prison Project’… Read more.