The Wharf Revue 2015

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Riverside Theatres Presents Sydney Theatre Company

The Wharf Revue 2015

Venue Riverside Theatre
Dates 09 September - 12 September 2015


There ain’t no party like a Wharf Revue party!

Over 15 years and 21 shows, they’ve mercilessly mocked all the usual suspects. We’ve watched Howard Tampa with refugees, Rudd give pennies from Kevin, Gillard refuse to be lectured by “that man”, “that man” scrap the carbon tax, stop the boats and – um – get the budget back into surplus… But no one has been able to outplay, outwit or outlast The Wharf Revue. So, we’re throwing a party and everyone’s invited.

This year, The Wharf Revue will be a parade of past and present indignitaries – a who’s who of 21st century embarrassments, from the politicians to the celebrities – all skewered on the stake of seriously side-splitting satirical silliness and musical mayhem.

Who will make the cut? Who has the numbers in the caucus room? It’s anyone’s guess.

“The Revue is an equal opportunity satire – no political party is left unstoned, nor cultural shibboleth unmauled.” – Stagenoise

“It is truly is a must see.” – Sydney Arts Guide

“It’s like catching up with an old friend for a well-earned laugh.” – Aussie Theatre

“The miracle is that the laughs keep coming” – Stage Whispers 

OpenCaptions Open Captions Performance: Saturday 12 September 2pm

Dates & Times:
Wednesday 9 September 8pm
Thursday 10 September 8pm
Friday 11 September 8pm
Saturday 12 September 2pm (Open Captions) & 8pm

To receive a season package, simply complete the booking form on page 39 of our 2015 Season Brochure, or click here to download and print a copy. To request a 2015 Season Brochure please call Box Office on 8839 3399 or email

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Use hashtags #riversideparra #stcwharfrevue
Use hashtags #riversideparra #stcwharfrevue


Written and Created by:
Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe, Phillip Scott

Musical Director:
Phillip Scott

Lighting Director:
Matthew Marshall

Jonathan Biggins
Amanda Bishop
Drew Forsythe
Phillip Scott

Photo Credit:
James Green

Original Source:

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90 minutes (No interval)

Ticket Prices

Season Package Adult $56
Season Package Concession $51
Season Package 30 & Under $42
Sidekicks Adult $56
Sidekicks Concession $51
Sidekicks 30 & Under $42
Season Guest Adult $57
Season Guest Concession $52
Single Tickets Adult $62
Single Tickets Concession $57
Single Tickets 30 & Under $48
School Students $35
Groups 10+ $57

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