2016 February


Yasukichi Murakami – Through A Distant Lens: Interview with Mayu Kanamori

“It is rare on our stages and screens to see Japanese Australians depicted as anything other than enemy soldiers, ruthless businessmen or clueless tourists.” – Annette Shun Wah, Yasukichi Murakami – Through a Distant Lens Producer. Right Now’s Kev...

Celebrate shake & stir’s 10th Anniversary with Brontë’s masterpiece live on stage

Deemed “Australia’s best literary stage adapters” by Aussie Theatre, one of Australia’s leading contemporary theatre companies, shake & stir, commemorates their 10th anniversary this year.

On the Couch with Frances Rings

Bangarra Dance Theatre's award-winning production Terrain comes to Riverside Theatres in March, before touring nationally. Ahead of this tour, Rohan Shearn from Australian Arts Review caught up with Terrain's award-winning choreographer Frances Ri...

Interview: Welly O’Brien – A Year of Frida

Welly O'Brien hadn’t even considered a career in dance until after she lost a leg in an accident in 1994 at the age of 19, but a chance encounter with Candoco Dance Company changed all that. Carmel Smith from londondance.com interviewed Welly at t...

Experience the intense passion of Latin music live on stage!

After receiving a series of “bravo” calls after each song at their concert at City Recital Hall, José Carbó, Slava and Leonard Grigoryan are bringing their magical concert My Latin Heart to Riverside Theatres. Carolyn McDowall from TheCultureConce...

Spotlight on Debashish Bhattacharya

Considered the most accomplished Hindustani slide guitarist alive, Debashish Bhattacharya brings his universal appeal to his exotic mesh of classical Indian and bluesy Western music. Debashish will be performing at Riverside in March, accompanied ...

How to Give Your Kids the World

"As parents we all want our kids to have a positive experience of the world." Liane Morris writes about Riverside Theatres family program and the importance of theatre and live performance for kids.

From Little Things Big Things Grow – Arts Education at Riverside Theatres

Riverside Theatres education program continues to go from strength to strength. Bec Caton from AussieTheatre reports.