Articles on ‘La Boite Theatre’

The Wind in the Willows World Premiere at La Boite Theatre

Luke Carroll in Wind in the Willows - La Boite Theatre. Photography: Bobbi-Lea Dionysius

Maxine Mellor and Kat Henry have adapted Kenneth Graham’s classic children’s book The Wind in the Willows to the stage for La Boite Theatre’s summer programme. The Wind in the Willows, starring Luke Carroll (Black Diggers, Play School) is a one man tour-de-force, kid’s style. The story follows four friends in a heartfelt and humorous adventure with Ratty,… Read more.

A Doll’s House

In a bold new recreation of Henrik Ibsen’s classic play A Doll’s House, director Steven Mitchell Wright and writer Lally Katz, present a play that is both challenging and refreshing to our senses. For those who need a refresher from high school studies, A Doll’s House, centres around Nora (Helen Christinson), the wife and mother… Read more.

Cosi: La Boite Brisbane

Ticketed Seating Can Go Burn a Cat! Marking the 10th Anniversary of La Boite at the Roundhouse Theatre sees a welcome return of one of Australia’s most iconic and loved comedies; Louis Nowra’s Cosi. After the initial kafuffle over the new seating arrangements at La Boite, which prolonged the curtain-up time by around fifteen minutes,… Read more.

FOOD at La Boite Theatre Delights the Senses

The newest La Boite presentation of FOOD is a delicious concoction of food, family, sex, dreams, and realities with a healthy dose of the nature-versus-nurture debate. Two sisters, the stoic Elma (Kate Box) and the flighty Nancy (Emma Jackson), take over their mother’s roadside café after she dies. Mixing sibling rivalry with dark recollections of… Read more.

Food opens tonight in Brisbane

The third offering on the La Boite menu for the 2013 Season is the new Australian play Food by Steve Rodgers, which opens in the Roundhouse Theatre tonight. The play is about two sisters who run the family takeaway joint out in a middle-of-nowhere stretch of Australian highway. The two girls’ dream of owning a… Read more.

Holding the Man – Return Season

The much anticipated return season of Holding the Man, adapted from Tim Conigrave’s memoirs of the same name, opened at LaBoite Theatre over the weekend to a standing ovation. Tommy Murphy’s adaptation stages a series of linear vignettes from Tim’s and his lover John’s life; from two youths meeting at high school in the 70’s,… Read more.

Holding The Man – Opening Tonight

Opening tonight at La Boite Theatre is the much anticipated return of one of Australia’s great love stories, Holding the Man. The original production under the direction of David Berthold was adapted from Timothy Conigrave’s memoirs, and played for only one week in Brisbane in 2008 and sold out before the production started. The story… Read more.

Home: An absolute delight

Margi Brown Ash is as charming as they come, and her latest production Home (Co-Devised & Directed by Leah Mercer) is an absolute delight. Home is nestled in an intimate space created within La Boite’s Roundhouse theatre and as the small statured Margi humbly wanders in, she radiates enough warmth to encompass everyone. As she… Read more.