Category: Theatre Reviews

May 23, 2021 / Theatre Reviews

Roslyn Packer Theatre, May 1 8.5/10 The last decade has seen musical theatre not just reinventing itself, but shredding its own rulebook, and two of the most revolutionary shows are playing in Sydney simultaneously. Hamilton, the greatest revolution of all, is now joined by Fun Home, which, storming Broadway a…

May 19, 2021 / Theatre Reviews

Lennox Theatre, April 30 8/10 Tiny tinfoil boats snake their way down stage to make a glittering Amazon River in Kate Gaul’s Siren Theatre Co production of Noelle Janaczewska’s Good with Maps. First aired five years ago, this 50-minute one-hander references the soft understatement and pith helmets of Victorian-era gripping…

May 14, 2021 / Theatre Reviews

Preface: I attended Seven Methods of Killing Kylie Jenner as a reviewer on April 21. I read the script in advance, drove 100 kilometres to attend the show, drove 100 kilometres home, wrote the review, filed it the next morning, and then learned that the producers did not want me reviewing…