Short Season & Special Events
BY ZACHARY DUNBAR
A riotous, queered-up version of one of the greatest Greek tragedies, Sophocles’ Antigone, comes crashing on the shores of St. Kilda and into Theatre Works.
Concept and Direction: Nana Biluš Abaffy
One Hundred and Three: International Society for the Creatively Maladjusted has been supported by Underbelly Arts Lab and Festival, Creative Victoria and Zagreb Dance Center.
BY HANNIE RAYSON
HELLO, BEAUTIFUL! is a funny, big-hearted, one-woman show performed by one of Australia’s best-loved playwrights. Based on her best-selling memoir, HELLO, BEAUTIFUL! brings you a 60-minutes piece of Hannie Rayson’s sublime comic storytelling – true stories from an adventurous life, spiced with wit, tenderness, social observation and intimacy.
BY DOUGLAS RINTOUL
Some stories are more powerful than others. He’s worried his isn’t powerful enough.
BY THE DANGER ENSEMBLE
The HAMLET APOCALYPSE is a dystopia of the now generation, a silent party, a desperate plea, a rambunctious prayer.
BY JON BRITTAIN
Alice, I don’t want to become a man, I just want to stop trying to be a woman.
DATES TO BE ANNOUNCED JANUARY 2018
In Theatre Works’ new series, SUNDAY CONVERSATIONS WITH HANNIE, Hannie Rayson, one of Australia’s most loved playwrights, sits down with icons of the Australian stage and screen, about how they have crossed those frontiers.
A THEATRE WORKS FUNDRAISER
On Thursday the 21st of June, an evening of revelry and merriment will commence. Wine will be poured; mouth-watering food platters will fill tables and stomachs and laughter will echo down Acland Street. The stars will take the stage, filling it with stories and song before the guests take the floor and dance the night away.