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Theatre - Tue 05 May

Bell Shakespeare's co-artistic director Peter Evans helms this production, starring Melbourne actress Zahra Newman ( The Government Inspector ) as Rosalind, who having been banished from her uncle the...

Theatre - 13 Feb-04 Oct

The Lion King was one of the central planks in Disney’s animated New Wave of the ’90s that included The Little Mermaid, Aladdin and Beauty and the Beast. Tapping into established mythologies,...

Theatre - 23 Apr-10 May

Shakespeare’s sunniest love-prate, As You Like It is so dependent on its central character it could be rightfully titled Rosalind . In fact Shakespeare’s source for the play was Thomas Lodge’s...

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The Lion King

The Lion King

The crown may be slipping, but this show still rules them all

Endgame

Endgame

These sad final moments generate seriously bleak laughs

Wet House

Wet House

They may be down, but they're not quite out in this searing drama

As You Like It

As You Like It

Lovers aren't the only ones getting lost in this forest

Strictly Ballroom

Strictly Ballroom

The little show that could has become the big show that shouldn't

Nothing to Lose

Nothing to Lose

A case for dance as the most provocative medium out there

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Ash Flanders' new show explores the joys of YouTube voyeurism

Quintett

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William Forsythe's 'impossible' work comes to Melbourne

Cameron Goodall

Cameron Goodall

From rock star to bird via Hamlet, it's been a strange flight path

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