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Meta is a performance piece that explores Kafka’s short story Metamorphosis – about a man who wakes up one morning to find he has transformed into a insect. Performed with minimal dialogue, director...
It’s impossible to approach a new production of Les Misérables with anything but trepidation. Our modern age is bitterly full of reboots, remakes and ‘improved versions’ that have resulted in...
Once is a musical that goes out of its way to win the audience over; inviting people up on stage for drinks on the lovingly detailed set, it plies us with alcohol and music, tugging mercilessly on our...
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Epic spectacle at its best; the quintessential modern musical
Montreal brings a slightly muted vision of the city to Melbourne Festival
Once makes a strong case for the power of music
Words and movement come to a ceasefire
A a tract on the power and responsibility of art
This dream is so fast it’s more like a mid-afternoon nap
Caroline Lee expresses herself through words and pictures simultaneously
A big fish is the least of worries for this feisty girl and her grandfather
Melbourne theatre previews, news & interviews
Maude Davey dons a suit for her latest role as a transgendered killer
Artistic Director David McAllister breathes new life into old classics
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The director of the award winning musical talks about the power of music
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John Bell's company turns 25, celebrates by doing what it does best
Oh Baby, we're ready for you… Dirty Dancing is coming to Melbourne in 2015
The 2015 season for Malthouse has been announced