Celebrate summer in Sydney! Book tickets to Michael Gow’s Australian classic Away before 9 Feb to go in the draw to win an incredible prize including two nights at the Adina Apartment Hotels Bondi Beach, dinner for two at the exclusive Icebergs Dining Room and Bar and a Sunburn Swimwear voucher.

More info > [ Bit.ly Link ]

Photo by Icebergs Dining Room and Bar

Away by Michael Gow

Sydney Theatre Company
01/22/2017 at 02:05. Facebook
Together we're stronger. The Present on Broadway show their support for the #WomensMarch backstage at the Barrymore Theatre.

Photo by The Present cast member Anna Bamford.
Sydney Theatre Company
01/20/2017 at 03:17. Facebook
"This is story-telling at its finest – the defiance of a woman who refuses, for as long as she can, to have her story dictated by others." ★★★★ Limelight Magazine

The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín, until 25 Feb. More info & tickets >[ Bit.ly Link ]

Review: The Testament of Mary (Sydney Theatre Company)

Sydney Theatre Company
01/18/2017 at 23:17. Facebook
We're on Broadway with our production of The Present, Andrew Upton's "uproarious, fast, and funny" (The Daily Beast) adaptation of Chekhov's untitled first play.

Directed by John Crowley, we are delighted to take the complete original Australian ensemble cast to New York, along with the creative team of Alice Babidge, Nick Schlieper and Stefan Gregory.

"It owes its success to the stellar...
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Sydney Theatre Company
01/18/2017 at 00:49. Facebook
Our former Resident Director Sarah Goodes discusses how she approached bringing Angela Betzien's Australian thriller The Hanging to the stage for the first time as part of our 2016 Season last year.

This interview is the latest installment of the STC Education Director Documentary series. Watch more > [ Bit.ly Link ]
Sydney Theatre Company
01/17/2017 at 05:36. Facebook
"One of the qualities that make Away a great play, or a classic, is that the flaws of the 1960s characters are the same flaws we witness in Australia today. They are the flaws of the Australian psyche. So Away is a play we can continue to revisit and, each time we do, it reveals more to us."

Q&A: Director Matthew Lutton on Away

A peek inside the opening night of The Present at the Ethel Barrymore Theatre in New York.
Opening in February, Chimerica traces two decades of US-China relations through the lens of the iconic photograph of the Tank Man of Tiananmen Square. Discover the history of the image.

Feature: Tank Man

With the first preview of The Testament of Mary tonight at The Wharf, meet its award-winning author Colm Tóibín.

Feature: Colm Tóibín

Listen to our latest podcast with the creative team of The Testament of Mary discussing Colm Tóibín’s inspiration for writing the play, Alison Whyte’s approach to performing as Mary, and the design and directorial approach of the production.

Podcast: The Testament of Mary Q&A

“The voice is all power, but it is the powerlessness that causes the voice to have such power.’’

Colm Toibin talks to The Australian about breaking Mary's silence in The Testament of Mary.

Colm Toibin’s The Testament of Mary at the STC: a mother’s tongue

He was her only son. His blood was spilled. She will write her own Gospel on her own terms.

The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín, 13 Jan – 25 Feb. Book now > [ Bit.ly Link ]
A huge congratulations to the cast, creatives and crew of The Present on a wonderful Broadway opening night. It is incredible to have the opportunity to bring such outstanding Australian artists to the international stage.
With The Present now officially open on Broadway, take a read of this piece from The Observer on the play, the production and its director John Crowley

‘The Present’: Director John Crowley Delivers a Birthday Cate (Blanchett) to Broadway

Our production of The Present opens on Broadway tonight! A huge chookas to everyone involved.

Follow the Broadway season in our online magazine.

News: The Present on Broadway

Discover two paintings that inspired Colm Tóibín to write The Testament of Mary.

Feature: The image of Mary

Free on Monday night and keen to dig deeper into our upcoming production of The Testament of Mary? Join us at The Wharf for the first Pre-season Briefing of 2017. It’s a unique opportunity to chat to the creative team including director Imara Savage and actor Alison Whyte.

Tickets are free but you need to RSVP > [ Bit.ly Link ]
For two thousand years Mary has been silent. A woman seen but not heard. Until now.

The Testament of Mary
By Colm Tóibín
13 Jan – 25 Feb
Book now > [ Bit.ly Link ]

With Alison Whyte

Photos by Hon Boey
★★★★ The Times, ★★★★ The Guardian, ★★★★ The Telegraph
Cheek by Jowl's incredible production of Measure for Measure plays at Roslyn Packer Theatre from Jan 7 – 11 as part of Sydney Festival. Get 25% off adult tickets > [ Bit.ly Link ]
Her son. Her story.

The Testament of Mary by Colm Tóibín
13 Jan – 25 Feb, Wharf 1 Theatre
Book now > [ Bit.ly Link ]