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Theatre - 19 Mar-11 Oct

Let’s be clear: Cameron Mackintosh committed an act of genius almost 30 years ago when as producer he obsessively pursued an English adaptation of Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil’s Les...

Theatre - 18 Jun-09 Aug

Romantic comedy often gets a bad rap when it comes to seeing it on stage rather than screen. Perhaps it’s that audiences prefer their theatre with bragging rights (if so, head to Mother Courage at...

Theatre - 24 Jun-28 Aug

The opening night audience just couldn't help clapping over the orchestra after Yonghoon Lee sang “Vincerò!” at the end of the world’s most celebrated aria, ‘Nessun dorma’. True to those now...

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Heathers The Musical

Heathers The Musical

Break out the boxy-shouldered blazers and the big hair - the original mean girls are back, with songs

Of Mice and Men

Of Mice and Men

A golden haze of nostalgia dulls the emotional impact of this tragic Depression-era tale

Turandot

Turandot

Graeme Murphy's 5-star 1990 production gets a 5-star contemporary execution

Love and Information

Love and Information

Kip Williams' take on Caryl Churchill's peripatetic play is more than sum of its many parts

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The Dog/The Cat

The Dog/The Cat

Belvoir's double-bill of romantic comedies is feline-good fun

Detroit

Detroit

Lisa D'Amour's award-winning satire of post-GFC America lacks the bite one expects

Don Carlos

Don Carlos

Bigger is better - if not quite best - in Opera Australia's remount of Elijah Moshinksy's epic production

Les Misérables

Les Misérables

The only thing wrong with Cameron Mackintosh's updated blockbuster is the breakneck pace

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Sydney theatre previews, news & interviews

Griffin 2015

Griffin 2015

What - and who - is on stage at the Stables this year?

Ensemble 2015

Ensemble 2015

The water-side theatre readies for the next wave with Sandra Bates' final season

STC 2015

STC 2015

Tis the season for heavy-hitting performances, classic texts and women storytellers

Anything Goes

Anything Goes

Get tickets to this Helpmann Award-winning musical starring Caroline O'Connor

Belvoir 2015

Belvoir 2015

It's Ralph's final season at the helm - and it looks like things might get silly

Opera Australia

Opera Australia

The 2015 lineup - from angels to demons, Egypt to China, Mozart to Cole Porter...

Les Miserables

Les Miserables

On stage emotions run high - but backstage, the stars say, it’s happiness and hijinks

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