Community Theatre

Dark Comedy on the Menu at Stirling

STIRLING Theatre (WA) is serving up a West End hit as its first season of 2021.  

Written by Moira Buffini and directed by Virginia Moore Price, Dinner dishes out an evening from hell as hostess Paige celebrates the publication and success of her husband’s philosophy book. 

Several guests are invited to dine, served by a silent waiter sourced from an obscure website. 

Castle Hill Players Return in 2021 with Things I Know to be True

Castle Hill Players return in Feb 2021, resuming from its Covid-interrupted 2020 season with Andrew Bovell’s entertaining Aussie play Things I Know to be True.

Terry Pratchett’s Monstrous Regiment Marches on Roleystone

THINGS aren’t always quite what they appear to be in Roleystone Theatre’s December 2020 production of Terry Pratchett’s Monstrous Regiment. 

Feel-good Christmas romp for Harbour Theatre

CHRISTMAS is coming early this year at Harbour Theatre in WA with ’Twas The Night Before Christmas, written by Ken Ludwig and directed by Jane Sherwood, which follows the story of why Santa forgot to visit Emily and her friend Amos the mouse the previous year. 

Peter Pan Never Gets Old in Perth

MAGIC, pirates, fairies and other fantastical creatures come together during November and December 2020 at Limelight Theatre (WA) in their production of Peter Pan. 

Never Too Late for Romance at Melville Theatre

ARE you ever too old to fall in love? 

COVID Safe Theatre

Stage Whispers correspondent Kimberley Shaw has attended more than 30 productions in WA since theatre returned in that state. She reports on how theatres are managing.

While much of Australian theatre patiently awaits to return, Western Australian school, community, pro-am and professional theatre is tentatively returning - but what does it look like and how does it work?

Reprise of Interrupted Don’t Dress for Dinner at Cronulla

Following the NSW Government’s directive in March this year that all non-essential gatherings of 100 people were banned, Arts Theatre Cronulla was unable to proceed with the remaining planned performances of Don’t Dress for Dinner and the theatre was literally plunged into darkness, with the set being mothballed. 

Theatre management is now very excited to be able to reprise the show for a limited number of performances from 13-28 November. There will be ten shows in total, including two Sunday matinees.

Comedy Embraces Magic of Wizard School

YOU may know of a certain boy wizard who went to wizard school for seven years – but do you know the story of The Puffs, who happened to be there too? 

New Home For Genesian Theatre Company

The Genesian Theatre Company is thrilled to have found a new home only one bus stop over the Anzac bridge from our current Kent St location!

Plans are underway for the fit out of a brand new theatre space in the parish hall of St Joseph’s Rozelle, to be occupied by the Genesian Theatre Company upon completion in mid 2021.