Articles on ‘8 the play’

8 – An important piece of theatre

8 is a difficult play for me to review without editorialising. Being on the subject of same sex marriage and the human rights issues of the LGBTQI community, it’s a thing very dear to my heart. 8 is a play by Oscar winning screenwriter Dustin Lance Black – and I’ll admit my bias, I wept… Read more.

Stars support Marriage Equality

On 6 June, the Australian Senate Committee into the Marriage Equality Amendment Bill 2010 will report its findings*. On 8 June in Melbourne and 9 June in Sydney, a spectacular who’s who of Australian entertainment industry are presenting a reading of the play 8 to show their support of this Bill and to fight to… Read more.

Griffiths, Parker and McCune among star-studded cast of controversial ‘8’ (Sydney and Melbourne)

One of the finest and most unique Australian casts will assemble to bring to life the controversial new play ‘8’, based on transcripts from the historic Proposition 8 trial in California. Bruce Myles will direct the play in Melbourne and Sydney following critically acclaimed performances in New York and Los Angeles. New additions to the… Read more.