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Who Was Lola Montez?

On Saturday 2 June, Riverside Theatres hosts the 60th Anniversary concert performance of a long forgotten but, in its day, extremely successful musical titled Lola Montez. But who was the mysterious Lola Montez and why was this very popular musica...

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...

Flight Paths

Meet the playwright, Julian Larnach, and the Director, Anthea Williams, of the world premiere production from Riverside's National Theatre of Parramatta, Flight Paths.

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.

Vickifying the play

National Theatre of Parramatta continues to celebrate its inaugural season with its second production, Stolen, by Jane Harrison. This classic and important work will be brought to life in a bold, inspired and contemporary fashion on Riverside’s st...

An interview with Australian Playwright, Justin Fleming
about The Literati

Riverside Theatres Marketing & Communications Manager, Jonathan Llewellyn interviews Australian playwright Justin Fleming (Shellshock, Tartuffe, Satango) about his upcoming production of The Literati, which is playing as part of Riverside's Season...

Shellshock Production Images

These are production images from the latest Riverside Production SHELLSHOCK by Justin Fleming                                            ...