Melbourne Fringe opens next week

Melbourne Fringe 2014

This time next week, the 32nd Melbourne Fringe 2014 will be off and running with over 400 shows by over 5000 performers in over 150 venues. Running from 17 September to 5 October, it’s a small festival compared to the Adelaide or Edinburgh juggernauts, but this makes it an event…

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POINT & SHOOT: a new musical

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POINT & SHOOT: A NEW MUSICAL It is the year 2042. The film industry as we know it is dead; out of money and out of ideas. A has-been producer and an ambitious young screenwriter believe they’ve hit the jackpot when a mysterious femme fatale offers them the rights to…

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Company Eleven: Third World Blues

Rehearsal photo by 3 Fates Media

David Williamson’s writing, produced on stage and screen, as well as being on school curricula, for over 40 years has brought him the honour of being one of Australia’s Living National Treasures. His Third World Blues is the first production for new theatre company, Company Eleven. Williamson’s plays focus on…

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Attic Erratic: The City They Burned

The City They Burned. Photo by Sarah Walker

Attic Erratic’s The City They Burned is a re-telling of the Genesis story of Lot and his family. I remember learning about godly Lot at my Anglican school: Lot is told by God and his angels to get out of town, Lot’s selfish wife looks back at their town of Sodom and God…

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