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Lost somewhere between purgatory and therapy, George Herringbone wades nightly through the memories of his macabre childhood. In the deep south during the great depression, 11 year old George is possessed by the spirit of The Frog – a former vaudevillian entertainer murdered by and now out for revenge against his one-time double-act partner, The Chicken. Part Southern Gothic Horror, Part Vaudeville Comedy, George recounts his bizarre tale with the help of an eccentric cavalcade of characters including his mother, father, grandmother, mentor, tormentor, and a woman in love with the man within the boy – they just don’t know there is only one in the cast... To book http://www.kingsxtheatre.com/herringbone/
Popinjay Productions presents world premiere BLAKE APPELQVIST (Priscilla, Kinky Boots) in DORIAN GRAY NAKED A New Musical. Libretto by Melvyn Morrow Music by Dion Condack Choreography by Nathan Mark Wright Costumes by Peter Henson To book please go to http://limelightonoxford.com.au/dorian-gray-naked.php This is a new intimate theatre space, and seats will sell quickly.
The story follows these men over several years, through the ups-and-downs of their lives and relationships, and the chain of deception set off by the promiscuous and dangerously attractive Reg. Funny and bittersweet, this award-winning modern classic captures the fragility of happiness and of life itself. Its compassionate and honest portrayal of friendship, longing and betrayal is full of truth, deeply moving, and brimming with laughs. Winner: 1994 Evening Standard Award for Best New Comedy Winner: 1995 Olivier Award for Best New Comedy Winner: 2015 Olivier Award for Best Revival “A play of genius… sublimely moving, genuinely funny and exquisitely observed” – Daily Mail Patrons please note: this play contains nudity, strong language and adult themes. To book tix for the Thrifty Thursday special price of only $20... https://newtheatre.org.au/my-night-with-reg/
Yes, I thought I'd get your attention. This great play was done in 2015 to both critical and popular acclaim, and is back as part of the 2019 Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Festival. John always thought he was gay. After he sleeps with a woman, he isn’t so sure. John is torn between his long-time male partner and his new girlfriend. What ensues is a battle to possess John as he struggles to find himself. ABOUT THE ARTISTS The Other Theatre is a theatre company founded in 2018 that boldly focuses on the stories of outsiders. Following on from last year’s sell-out production of Richard II, The Other Theatre returns to ESCAC to present Cock. The production will feature Luke Yager, Phoebe Heath, Tom Crotty and Peter Hayes. Cock will be directed by Eugene Lynch. To book https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/cock-tickets-52853747983