The Wharf Revue Back to Bite You

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Riverside Theatres presents
A Sydney Theatre Company Production

The Wharf Revue Back to Bite You


Riverside Theatre


31 August - 03 September 2016

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

It’ll bring tears to your eyes.

Paul Keating once said that politicians come in three varieties: straight men, fixers and maddies. Well, you can be sure all of them will be knocked down a peg or two when The Wharf Revue comes rolling back into town.

From the inimitable minds of Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe and Phillip Scott comes another instalment of what has become a true Sydney institution. From the movers to the shakers, from the winners to the losers, the stage will be filled with a year’s worth of foolishness.

And if there’s one thing that a federal election year brings, it’s a smorgasbord of satirical goodies. There’ll be minor party pies, red meat, blue cheese and don’t forget your greens. But most of all, there’ll be laughter. And lots of it!

With Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe, Katrina Retallick, and Phillip Scott

“What’s so brilliant… is how the material constantly falls between sharp, incisive satire and deliriously cheap gags.” – Daily Review

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

Please Note: This production contains mild coarse language and adult themes

Image Credit: Grant Sparkes-Carroll for Sydney Theatre Company

Dates & Times:
Wednesday 31 August 8pm
Thursday 1 September 8pm
Friday 2 September 8pm
Saturday 3 September 2pm (OPEN CAPTION PERFORMANCE) & 8pm

Please note, Season Packages are not available to purchase online. To book a season package simply fill out a Season Booking Form and submit it to Box Office by post or in person.

To receive a copy of our 2016 Season Brochure, please call Box Office on 8839 3399.

Download a copy of our Season 2016 booking form here: Season 2016 Booking Form

Musical Director
Phillip Scott

Lighting Designer
Matthew Marshall

Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe, Katrina Retallick, Phillip Scott

Ticket Options

Season Package/ Sidekicks Adult $56
Season Package/ Sidekicks Concession $51
Season Package/ Sidekicks 30 & Under $42
Season Package Guest Adult $57
Season Package Guest Concession $52
Season Package Guest 30 & Under $43
Single Ticket Adult $62
Single Ticket Concession $57
Single Ticket 30 & Under $48
Groups 10+ $57
Transaction fees apply
Phone $4.60
Web $3.60
Counter $2.60
Screen $1.65
School Bookings $3.30


Approximately 1 hour 30 minutes (No interval)

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