Step inside the incredible set for Jonathan Biggins’ new play Talk, a blisteringly topical take on modern journalism. Currently playing at Sydney Opera House until 20 May.

Tickets: [ Bit.ly Link ]

The set you see here was designed by Mark Thompson, with lighting design by Trent Suidgeest.
Step inside the incredible set for Jonathan Biggins new play Talk a
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04/26/2017 at 01:24. Facebook
Black is the New White
By Nakkiah Lui

A delightfully incisive new Australian romantic comedy about family, race, politics and too much wine over dinner.

5 May - 17 Jun 2017
Tickets: [ Bit.ly Link ]

Photos by Hon Boey
Black is the New White By Nakkiah Lui A delightfully incisive new
Claire Gillis
Penni Maher
Murphy Jessica
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04/23/2017 at 00:57. Facebook
We are thrilled to announce ‘The School Drama Book’ is being launched today at New York University, following its successful local release here in Australia last year. Written by our very own Education Manager John Saunders and Robyn Ewing, School Drama is a cornerstone of our Education program.
We are thrilled to announce The School Drama Book is being launched

The School Drama Book

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04/22/2017 at 00:24. Facebook
John Preston, or JP, as we all know him, has seen it all...
John Preston or JP as we all know him has seen it all

Sydney Theatre Company legend John "JP" Preston calls it quits after 40 years

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Sophie Pratt
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04/21/2017 at 00:11. Facebook
In our new podcast, we feature someone with a unique connection to STC. John Preston, our Production Workshops Manager, is retiring after almost four decades with the company.

John, or JP, as we all know him, has worked with the company from its first day. No one else knows The Wharf and STC's history the way he does.
In our new podcast we feature someone with a unique connection to

Podcast: John Preston on 38 years with STC

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Our Executive Director Patrick McIntyre was recently invited to write an essay for The Sydney Culture Essays, published by the Committee for Sydney, which aims to capture the thinking of some of our city's leading cultural voices. Have a read at the link below.

Find out more about The Sydney Culture Essays: [ Sydneycultureessays.org.au Link ]
Our Executive Director Patrick McIntyre was recently invited to write an essay

Essay: The Pie Chart of Happiness

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Show us your eggs-ellent chook! In the spirit of The Popular Mechanicals, currently showing until 13 May, we have created a ridiculous chicken craft project. Create your own chicken, snap a photo and tag @sydneytheatreco #sydneytheatreco on Instagram or Twitter and you could win a delicious gourmet chocolate gift.
Show us your eggsellent chook In the spirit of The Popular Mechanicals

Feature: DIY Chicken

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Nakkiah Lui on the end of the world, ice skating and her new play Black is the New White.
Nakkiah Lui on the end of the world ice skating and her new play Black is the New White

Nakkiah Lui's Black is the New White premieres at STC

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Calling all budding playwrights! The STC Emerging Writers’ Group is a new initiative aimed specifically at emerging playwrights, with the objective of supporting professional development and expanding the participants’ skill sets, artistic vision and networks.
Calling all budding playwrights The STC Emerging Writers Group is a new

STC Emerging Writers' Group

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Peter Langston
Sneak peek at tomorrow’s cover for The Sydney Morning Herald's Spectrum. We’re looking forward to reading this article featuring Black is the New White writer Nakkiah Lui.
Sneak peek at tomorrows cover for The Sydney Morning Heralds Spectrum Were
The recent floods in Northern NSW, caused by ex-tropical cyclone Debbie, have wreaked havoc on the local arts community. Our friends at Northern Rivers Performing Arts (NORPA) in Lismore, have been devastated by the floods and needs the support of everyone to get back on their feet. The Australian Cultural Fund is taking donations to help repair the extensive damage.
The recent floods in Northern NSW caused by extropical cyclone Debbie have

NORPA needs our help after devastating Lismore flood - Australian Cultural Fund

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“Very Sydney, very funny, very topical” Rhonda, via Facebook. Don’t miss John Waters in Talk, currently playing at Sydney Opera House. Only until 20 May.
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Janelle Adams
Karina Karina
Our friends at Sydney Dance Company are extending a discount to STC Facebook friends for one day only for the world premiere of Orb, opening this month at Roslyn Packer Theatre. Access $20 off A Reserve Adult tickets by using code word SDCFULLMOON.

Get tickets: [ Bit.ly Link ]

*Offer ends at 11.59pm tonight. Limited to the first 200 tickets sold, so get in quick!
Our friends at Sydney Dance Company are extending a discount to STC
The charismatic John Waters is back at STC in a sharp new take on modern journalism and the 24-hour news cycle.

Tickets: [ Bit.ly Link ]
Playing until 20 May at Sydney Opera House

Photos by Brett Boardman
The charismatic John Waters is back at STC in a sharp new
Lyn Kirkby
Catherine Clark
Karina Karina
Opening tonight in Wharf 2 Theatre, The Popular Mechanicals is a lewd, rude and ingenious revival of a classic Australian comedy that puts Shakespeare’s greatest clowns in the spotlight.

Tickets are very limited and close to selling out, so hop to it >> [ Bit.ly Link ]
Leticia Jane
Jacqui Smith
Bella Christenson
The Australian tour of the Olivier Award-winning production The Play That Goes Wrong has just hit Roslyn Packer Theatre. Check out what audiences are saying about this hilarious slap-stick comedy.

Tickets: [ Bit.ly Link ] At Roslyn Packer Theatre until 23 April.
Alice Peart
Robert Woodley
Rochelle Tubridy
An extraordinary lunar mystery coming soon to Roslyn Packer Theatre, Sydney Dance Company's Orb is a double bill featuring the world premiere of ‘Ocho’ by Rafael Bonachela and ‘Full Moon’ by Cheng Tsung-lung, the Artistic Director of Taiwan’s phenomenal Cloud Gate 2.

29 April – 13 May. More info & tickets > [ Bit.ly Link ]

Photos by Pedro Greig
An extraordinary lunar mystery coming soon to Roslyn Packer Theatre Sydney Dance
It's the first preview of Talk, Jonathan Biggins' new satire on modern journalism, tonight at Sydney Opera House. Read the synopsis > [ Bit.ly Link ]
Its the first preview of Talk Jonathan Biggins new satire on modern
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Kria Coleman
"Picture him having the political clout of Alan Jones but the low down and dirty of Ray Hadley."

John Waters discusses playing a radio shock jock in new play Talk with The Sydney Morning Herald.
Picture him having the political clout of Alan Jones but the low

'These listeners need Daddy to tuck them in at night,' says actor John Waters on talkback radio

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Karina Karina
Guo Jian, a contemporary artist who participated in the 1989 Tiananmen protests, responds to seeing Kip Williams' production of Chimerica by Lucy Kirkwood.
Guo Jian a contemporary artist who participated in the 1989 Tiananmen protests

Tank Man wasn’t alone that day

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