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Melbourne Festival: Irine Vela and Kate Gillick on Urban Chamber – Beyond

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The cultural diversity of Melbourne’s northern and western suburbs will be on display as classical music, hip-hop and street poetry collide in Urban Chamber – Beyond, from non-profit performing arts organisation Outer Urban Projects (OUP) and the MASSIVE Hip-Hop Ensemble.  Aussie Theatre’s Brendan McCallum caught up with OUP Creative Producers Irine…

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Cat Commander, on Before the Spring

Cat Commander, on Before the Spring

In 2010, prior to the escalation of civil war in Syria, actor and writer Cat Commander spent months visiting the country, along with many of its Levant neighbours. Her one-person show, Before the Spring, serves as tribute to a nation whose beauty and spirit remains indelibly imprinted in her heart.…

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Storm Boy Glides into Perth

John Sheedy
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Storm Boy, arguably one of Australia’s best loved novels and movies, is now a successful theatre production, and after a sell out season in Sydney, arrives in Perth this week. On the eve of its Perth premiere Craig Dalglish caught up with director John Sheedy to discuss the ancient art…

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