Australian theatre


Religion, Ritual and Theatre – Quiet Faith

Australian playwright David Williams’ unconventional theatre work, Quiet Faith, gets to the heart of many things – religion, belonging, community, conflicted loyalties and Christian Australia in its endless variety. Guest writer Lauren Carroll Har...

Poetry, Palestine and Parramatta

Written and performed by Amer Hlehel, an actor and director based in Haifa, Palestine, guest blogger Elissa Blake, writes about Taha a new play that tells the story of how a young villager and his family are swept up in calamitous events, and of h...

In Conversation with Katherine Thomson

The writer of Diving for Pearls shares the story of the play and this latest production from Griffin Theatre Company.

An Interview with Playwright, Hilary Bell

Much awarded playwright Hilary Bell shares her excitement at the latest project from Riverside's National Theatre of Parramatta.

REVIEW: Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday

Arts Hub theatre critic Nicholas Hansen reviews the original season of Hello, Goodbye & Happy Birthday which plays at Riverside Theatres July 27 - 29, 2017 as part of a national tour.

The Creative Process of an Australian Classic

Remaining a vital masterwork 20 years after it was penned by Wesley Enoch and Deborah Mailman, is a new adaption of The 7 Stages of Grieving. Wesley Enoch reflects on the evolution of his play.