Forum has something for everyone… Simon Phillips' brand new production of A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum is giving audiences the giggles night after night at Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne. But with a dream cast of Australia's most known and loved comedians, actors and music theatre performers, there was never a… Read more.
After the degustation of emotion, politics and confrontation of the Melbourne Festival, what better than a mouthful of fluffy sugar and an almighty fart? A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum has no pretensions about being serious art. First performed on Broadway 1962, it’s ancient Rome, where slaves were whipped, women were bought and… Read more.
BREAKING NEWS It’s set to be one of the biggest theatrical events of the year, and with a cast of this calibre, one can understand why. AussieTheatre can confirm 8 principal cast members set to appear in the Australian revival of Sondheim’s A Funny Thing Happened on the way to the Forum, opening at Her Majesty’s Theatre,… Read more.
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.
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.