News and Features

Premiere Season of Channing Tatum’s Magic Mike Live

Premiere Season of Channing Tatum’s Magic Mike Live

Magic Mike Live will ha ...
Moulin Rouge! Scores 14 Tony Nominations

Moulin Rouge! Scores 14 Tony Nominations

In a landmark moment for Australian theat ...
Hamilton Australian Cast EXCLUSIVE Speculation

Hamilton Australian Cast EXCLUSIVE Speculation

With just five months until the mus ...
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Latest Reviews

Animal Farm

Animal Farm

With mainstage theatres serving up small cast COVID friendly productio ...
An Enchanted Evening

An Enchanted Evening

While some of us watched and listened online, an excited &nda ...
Alexa, Turn The Lights On

Alexa, Turn The Lights On

If ever there was a year for theatre to explore the inti ...
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The Show Business Directory

Books Scripts Recordings

Writing and Staging A New Musical

Writing and Staging A New Musical

Sydney composer and lyricist Jye Bryant has prod ...
Stage to Page 2020

Stage to Page 2020

Adelaide Festival 60 Years 1960-2020 (Catherine McKinnon/Sheree ...
Stage to Disc 2020

Stage to Disc 2020

Cast recording and soundtrack reviews by Peter Pinne My Brilli ...
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Costumes, Props and Sets

Caring For Costumes

Caring For Costumes

Tracey Nuthall from Costumes Without Drama makes a priority of ...
Making Your Own Costume Shine

Making Your Own Costume Shine

Tanya Szulc from Shine Trimmings & Fabrics says ...
Taking it to the Next Stage

Taking it to the Next Stage

Stage School Australia’s The Staging Dept in Mel ...
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Finding a Show

Norman Lindsay’s The Magic Pudding

Norman Lindsay’s The Magic Pudding

A new release from David Spicer Productions i ...
The Benefits of Youth Theatre

The Benefits of Youth Theatre

Simon Denver (pictured below), the writer of Man of ...
MTI High School Editions

MTI High School Editions

Music Theatre International is releasing high school edit ...
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Other Goods and Services

The Art of Publicity

The Art of Publicity

Sydney Publicist Geoff Sirmai provides his top ten tips for g ...
Going Wireless

Going Wireless

Using a hard wired intercom system was proving one big headache for ...
Creative Film and Theatre Solutions

Creative Film and Theatre Solutions

As the exclusive distributor in Australia and ...
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Production Team and Crew

How do Women Directors Get a Greater Share of the Chair?

How do Women Directors Get a Greater Share of the Chair?

Why are women directors i ...
Directors Diary: The Wizard of Oz

Directors Diary: The Wizard of Oz

Tim O’Connor is directing the mega arena p ...
Director’s Diary:  Ladies in Black

Director’s Diary: Ladies in Black

Cathy Boyle took charge of Strathfield Music ...
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Sound and Light

Spotlight On NIDA

Spotlight On NIDA

Wun Zee was lighting designer of pool (no water), written b ...
Microphones in the Pit

Microphones in the Pit

Arty Jones from Factory Sound dives into the orchestra pit ...
Batteries, Maths and Landfill

Batteries, Maths and Landfill

Artie Jones from Factory Sound estimates that more t ...
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Theatre Companies

Venice Inspires Physical Theatre.

Venice Inspires Physical Theatre.

Stage Whispers chats to Rosa Campagnaro, the fou ...
80 Years of History for University of Adelaide Theatre Guild

80 Years of History for University of Adelaide Theatre Guild

The University of Ad ...
Theatres In The Middle Of Nowhere

Theatres In The Middle Of Nowhere

Thespians are flying the flag in the most remote ...
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Training

NIDA Theatres Re-Open with Next to Normal

NIDA Theatres Re-Open with Next to Normal

• NIDA-trained actors, designers, ...
Streaming Transforms Acting

Streaming Transforms Acting

Anthony Kierann joined Actors Centre Au ...
WAAPA Moving To City

WAAPA Moving To City

Edith Cowan University will create a $695 million Creative In ...
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Venues

La Mama Rebuild Begins

La Mama Rebuild Begins

Powering on behind the scenes despite all of the chaos and ...
New Look Her Majesty’s Theatre Adelaide Unveiled

New Look Her Majesty’s Theatre Adelaide Unveiled

The new-look Her Majesty’ ...
Adelaide's World of Stages

Adelaide's World of Stages

When we consider theatrical venues the first image that ...
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Stage Briefs

A Table For Six, Please! Celebrating Australia’s Leading Ladies

A Table For Six, Please! Celebrating Australia’s Leading Ladies

On Friday 6 ...
Summer of ’69 Cabaret for Adelaide

Summer of ’69 Cabaret for Adelaide

David Gauci and his Davine Productions ensemb ...
Final Young Cast Members Announced For Pippin

Final Young Cast Members Announced For Pippin

Producers John Frost and Suzanne Jon ...
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Community Theatre

COVID Safe Theatre

COVID Safe Theatre

Stage Whispers correspondent Kimberley Shaw has attended more t ...
Reprise of Interrupted Don’t Dress for Dinner at Cronulla

Reprise of Interrupted Don’t Dress for Dinner at Cronulla

Following the NSW Go ...
Comedy Embraces Magic of Wizard School

Comedy Embraces Magic of Wizard School

YOU may know of a certain boy wizard who w ...
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Schools on Stage

Trackers

Trackers

By D. Hughes. St Hilda’s Anglican School for Girls. Directed by Sha ...
School Musical in Pandemic

School Musical in Pandemic

In June 2020, one of the only places in Australia where ...
Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Disney’s The Little Mermaid

Music by Alan Menken, Lyrics by Howard Ashman and Gl ...
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History

Ghosts of Theatre Past

Ghosts of Theatre Past

Coral Drouyn looks at myths and traditions that are part of ...
Love At First Seat

Love At First Seat

See or act in a musical as a child and you’re hooked for ...
Dame Joan Sutherland Celebrated in Digital Showcase

Dame Joan Sutherland Celebrated in Digital Showcase

The Australian Performin ...
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