Meet the 2021 Martin-Lysicrates Prize finalists!

MEET THE FINALISTS The Mysterious Disappearance (and most likely murder) of Christine Babbernock by Jacob Parker Seeing Double by Madelaine Nunn Total Eclipse of the Heart by Keziah Warner It’s not too late to attend the 2021 Martin-Lysicrates prize and watch the first act of these plays brought to life on stage!…

The Cherry Orchard review

01.06.21 Mandela Mathia, Josh Price, Pamela Rabe, and Charles Wu in Belvoir St Theatre’s The Cherry Orchard. Photo by Brett Boardman. Incred. Wholesome. Glorious. I’ve never seen or read the original script (uncultured, I know) so I was very excited to see for myself why this Chekhov has stood the…

ATYP Theatre Flat Pack – Jamison High School

ATYP Teaching Artist, Sophie Kelly, and students at Jamison High School working on Impending Everyone. We are so thrilled about our inaugural Theatre Flat-Pack performance of Impending Everyone at Jamison High School! ATYP Director, Sophie Kelly, has been hard at work with the students on this exciting production. We sat…

The Linden Solution review

26.05.21 The Linden Solution. Photo by Clare Hawley. “We forget the past” yet “We fetishize the past to create a prosperous future”. As the theatrical industry came to a halt throughout 2020, many issues surrounding our nation like racism, violence and hate crimes still continued, as we’re reminded through Ratcatch…

The 7 Stages of Grieving review

26.05.21 Elaine Crombie in STC’s The 7 Stages of Grieving. Photo by Joseph Mayers. The line between watching a performance and being completely engulfed in a performance is quite thin, and The 7 Stages of Grieving managed to not only cross that line but erase it altogether. The 7 Stages…

2021 Rebel Wilson Comedy Commission Winner

After careful consideration of a powerful selection of entries, Australian Theatre for Young People (ATYP) and ATYP Ambassador Rebel Wilson are delighted to announce the winner of the 2021 Rebel Wilson Comedy Commission is Sydney-based actor and writer Nikita Waldron. Waldron is thrilled to be this year’s winner. “It is…