Community Theatre

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. 

40-year Family Feud Erupts on Stage in Full Circle

SKELETONS come tumbling out of the closet at a wedding in the November / December 2020 production at Stirling Theatre (WA).

Never Too Late for Romance at Melville Theatre

ARE you ever too old to fall in love? 

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? 

Memories of Margaret Thomson

Arthur Pickering remembers a beloved stalwart of Sydney community musical theatre.

The last show at the old Capitol Theatre, and the first Bankstown Theatrical Society show I saw, was Brigadoon in 1969. This was also the first time I saw a performance by the unforgettable Margaret Thomson. Little did I realize that over the next fifty years Margaret would often reappear in my life, both as a performer and as a dear friend.

Thrills, Twists and Turns at Stirling Theatre

SUSPENSE, mystery and murder come together at Stirling Theatre (WA) in September 2020 in The Small Hours, a thriller with international intrigue. 

Written by Francis Durbridge and directed by Janet Brandwood, the play follows Sussex hotel owner Carl Houston who saves a passenger when their plane is hijacked after leaving Australia. 

Houston nearly dies as he tries to learn why his travel bag is of interest to the police while also attempting to find out what a toy koala, his devious chef and the hijacking have in common. 

A Mid Covid Nights Playreading

With the current COVID-19 restrictions continuing STAG (Shepparton Theatre Arts Group) is finding ways to connect with its members in new and different ways. They have decided to run a Mid-COVID Nights Play Reading via Zoom.

Dark Coming of Age Drama for Harbour Theatre

SINISTER undercurrents and gothic themes flow throughout Harbour Theatre’s September 2020 production in Fremantle WA, as part of a dark coming-of-age story. 

Based on the Swedish novel and film by John Ajvide Lindqvist and adapted for stage by Jack Thorne, Let The Right One In focuses on the bullied teenage boy Oskar who finds a friend in Eli, after she moves in next door.