Category: Theatre Reviews – Archive

April 16, 2021 / Theatre Reviews - Archive

Sydney Lyric, March 27 10/10 Yes, it really is that good. How better to depict the American Revolution than with a hip hop musical theatre revolution? The words fly at you like grapeshot from a canon, but from the moment you adjust to their velocity the history becomes the hip…

April 11, 2021 / Theatre Reviews - Archive

Belvoir St Theatre, March 24 9/10 Excellence costs. A nine-year-old piano virtuoso might never know the joy of childhood friendships, and many a family has been neglected by a brilliant parent. What of the brilliant foreign correspondent? What might be the cost there? Sally Sara has routinely been that person…

April 10, 2021 / Theatre Reviews - Archive

Old Fitz Theatre, March 21 5.5/10 Finally returning to the Old Fitz held a particular joy, as if this tight little crucible is the canary in the Sydney theatre coalmine, and all’s well when it’s on the wing. This feeling was compounded when, upon entering the theatre proper, we seemed…