Category: Theatre Reviews

January 25, 2020 / Theatre Reviews

Ensemble Theatre, January 9 6/10 “I like the idea of a room full of white people, all looking at me, all listening to what I say,” says Johnny Mullagh. “I would say, ‘Listen to my story. Listen to my people. And listen to your hearts.’” The real Mullagh may have…

January 18, 2020 / Theatre Reviews

Roslyn Packer Theatre, January 8 7.5/10 When director Lars Jan of US theatre company Early Morning Opera opted to thrust the three dozen pages of Joan Didion’s The White Album on to a stage, the famed piece of prose could have been as uncomfortable a participant as an unwilling audience…

January 7, 2020 / Theatre Reviews

Bella Vista Farm, December 22 7.5/10 All the comedic pieces are in place, from skipping lightness to ribaldry, and there’s enchantment here galore: a keen sense of the play as a game, thanks to using teenaged actors to play teens. In fact Damien Ryan’s Sport for Jove production better serves…