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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...
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...
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...
Latest Sydney theatre reviews
Break out the boxy-shouldered blazers and the big hair - the original mean girls are back, with songs
A golden haze of nostalgia dulls the emotional impact of this tragic Depression-era tale
Graeme Murphy's 5-star 1990 production gets a 5-star contemporary execution
Kip Williams' take on Caryl Churchill's peripatetic play is more than sum of its many parts
Belvoir's double-bill of romantic comedies is feline-good fun
Lisa D'Amour's award-winning satire of post-GFC America lacks the bite one expects
Bigger is better - if not quite best - in Opera Australia's remount of Elijah Moshinksy's epic production
The only thing wrong with Cameron Mackintosh's updated blockbuster is the breakneck pace
Sydney theatre previews, news & interviews
What - and who - is on stage at the Stables this year?
The water-side theatre readies for the next wave with Sandra Bates' final season
Tis the season for heavy-hitting performances, classic texts and women storytellers
Get tickets to this Helpmann Award-winning musical starring Caroline O'Connor
What's on at Sydney's newest theatre in 2015?
It's Ralph's final season at the helm - and it looks like things might get silly
The 2015 lineup - from angels to demons, Egypt to China, Mozart to Cole Porter...
On stage emotions run high - but backstage, the stars say, it’s happiness and hijinks