October 17, 2013 4
Simon Stone has raised The Bard. His Hamlet, typically sliced and diced, is thrilling. And Toby Schmitz is commanding in the lead.
October 11, 2013
A Greek myth turned into a gay Sex In The City? Kit Brookman's adaptation of the stories around Orestes for Belvoir St is radically contemporary.
September 11, 2013
Miss Julie is missing nothing, from gutsy aural landscape to its blood-bathed denouement. Bugger the critics, this is another victory for Simon Stone.
August 29, 2013
There's profound emotional density in The Baulkham Hills African Ladies Troupe, a Belvoir St production testament to the female human spirit.
August 7, 2013
This is compelling and compulsory theatre. Persona, Fraught Outfit's theatrical adaptation of Ingmar Bergman's 1966 film, somehow matches the film's brilliance.
July 15, 2013
I'm Your Man was one of the theatrical highlights of last year's Sydney Festival. The Belvoir St boxing drama has now embarked on a national tour.
June 19, 2013
It's widely regarded as one of the greatest plays of the contemporary repertoire. And Tony Kushner's two-part epic on '80s America is performed with justice on the Belvoir St stage.
May 16, 2013
There's an awkward, eloquent silence to Tom Holloway's Forget Me Not. It's one of the finest Belvoir St Theatre productions in quite some time.
April 25, 2013 1
She's never acted before. But if Lally Katz can become one of the most performed writers in Australia, why not a one-woman show? It's full of heart.
March 7, 2013 3
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof with Aussie accents? There's something not quite right about Simon Stone's miscast adaptation of Tennessee Williams' all-American classic.