Patrick Hamilton’s psychological thriller still holds up well today
A provocative new festival piece, a premiere Australian work, re-imagined international and Australian classics and a post-modern masterpiece that rocks the very foundations of theatre itself are just some of the highlights making up State Theatre Company South Australia’s 2020 season, the first program from its new artistic director Mitchell Butel.
Vere means faith, and there is faith aplenty in this story of a brilliant physics lecturer struck down by a debilitative disease leading to rapid onset dementia and a form of Parkinson’s.
Anton Chekov's tragi-comedy is about three city bred girls, the Prozorof sisters, who find themselves trapped in a small provincial town. This is a powerful play that still has relevance today.
Flying Penguin Productions, in association with Adelaide Festival Centre’s inSPACE program, presents the South Australian Premiere of Blackbird, by David Harrower. “All your life, you were only waiting for this moment to be free.” Blackbird (Lennon/McCartney) Fifteen years ago Ray and Una had a relationship that ended suddenly. He was 40 and she was 12. They haven’t […]