Round Gippsland 2021

WHAT’S ON 2021

BATS Theatre Company – Roald Dahl’s THE WITCHES 
6 – 10 April  7pm Tuesday, Wednesday & Friday
1pm Thursday & Saturday
Cranbourne Community Theatre, Brunt St, Cranbourne   www.batstheatre.org.au

Nautilus Productions – CONFLUENCE by Chris Dickins
Through years of letters – two lives converge
23 April – 1 May 
8pm Fridays & Saturdays  2pm Sunday 25/4
The Oberon Room @ Fish Creek Hotel
Bookings: christopherdickins3@gmail.com  0428 560 842

CPAC Musical Theatre – PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT
24 April – 2 May   
8pm Wednesday – Saturday  2pm Sundays
Cardinia Performing Arts Centre, Lakeside Boulevard, Pakenham

Bairnsdale Production Line Theatre Company – MAMMA MIA!
7 – 23 May  
7:30 Fridays, Saturdays & Thursday 20,  2pm Sundays
Forge Theatre and Arts Hub, 80 McKean St, Bairnsdale
bairnsdaleproductionline.org   5152 1482

Warragul Theatre Company – WICKED
A prequel to The Wizard of Oz
21 – 29 May  7:30 Fris, 1:30 & 7:30 Sats, 1:30 Sun 2/5, 7:30 Thurs 27/5
West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul
www.wgac.com.au  5624 2456

Maffra Dramatic Society – BLITHE SPIRIT
Noël Coward comedy with a socialite, a novelist and a clairvoyant
28 May – 6 June 
7:30 Fridays & Saturdays  2pm Sundays
29 May
  Newry Hall, 139 Main St., Newry
28 May 
Heyfield Memorial Hall, 34 MacFarlane St., Heyfield
4 – 6 June  Stratford Courthouse Theatre, 66 Princes Hwy
www.maffradramatics.com.au

Wonthaggi Theatrical Group – MAMMA MIA!
Abba songs and a spirited bride who hatches a plot to find her father
28 May – 13 June 
7:30 Fridays, Saturdays & Thursday 10/6
2pm Saturdays 30/5 & 12/6, all Sundays
Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre, 96 Graham St.
wtg.org.au

BATS Theatre Company – THE FULL MONTY
July
2021
Cranbourne Community Theatre, Brunt St, Cranbourne
www.batstheatre.org.au

PLOS Musical Productions – HELLO DOLLY
August
  Frankston Arts Centre, Davey St., Frankston   9784 1060

Off the Leash Theatre – DRESS CODE by Jeannie Haughton
Cracking open your secret relationships with clothing
20 & 21 August  West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul
www.wgac.com.au  5624 2456

Hosted by FAMDA – 20th SOUTH GIPPSLAND ONE ACT PLAY FESTIVAL
28 & 29 August  
 Foster War Memorial Arts Centre

BATS Theatre Company – THE ADDAMS FAMILY
October
2021
Cranbourne Community Theatre, Brunt St, Cranbourne
www.batstheatre.org.au

Sale Theatre Company – STRICTLY BALLROOM
with all the spectacle of Baz Luhrmann’s 1992 movie
8 – 18 October  The Wedge, 100 Street, Sale   5143 3200

Leongatha Lyric Theatre – LADIES IN BLACK In 1950s Sydney
a studious schoolgirl gets a holiday job in an exclusive women’s clothing store
17 September – 2 October    Mesley Hall, Leongatha
www.lyrictheatre.net.au   0490 525 482

Off the Leash Theatre – AMERICAN IDIOT
October 
West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul
http://www.offtheleashtheatre.com.au    5624 2456

Sale Theatre Company – lower case A smart romantic comedy
thatwrestles with the mysteries and miseries of relationships
5 – 7 November   VRI Hall, Sale Railway Station

Leongatha Lyric Theatre – THE BOGGS SHOW
1 – 30 November    Touring poduction
www.lyrictheatre.net.au   0490 525 482

ALREADY STAGED 2021

Wonthaggi Theatrical Group – VIVALDI, CECELIA AND THE CARNIVALE 
2 – 9 January WTG Rooms, State Coal Mine Reserve, Garden St.
All live performances cancelled due to COVID concerns
Film of the production shown Sunday 24 January @ 5pm
Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre, Graham St. wtg.org.au

Leongatha Lyric Theatre – WIND IN THE WILLOWS
22 – 26 January  2pm & 5pm
Mossvale Park, Mossvale Park Road, off Strzelecki Hwy, Berry’s Creek
leongathalyric.com.au

Sale Theatre Company – The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townswomen’s Guild Dramatic Society Murder Mystery
4 – 13 February  The Wedge, 100 Foster St Sale     5143 3200

Off the Leash Theatre – RABBIT HOLE by David Lindsay-Abaire
Director: Annette O’Shea  Genre: Drama  VDL Awards Entry: 2021
25 Feb – 28 Feb   West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul

The Magic If – THE OVER THE TOPS A theatre sports extravaganza
Friday 12 March  Jak’s Music, 94 Alfred St., Warragul

Here There and Everywhere Theatre – FAMILY IS MURDER!
A new comedy by Philip A Mayer
Friday 26 February  7:30 Stratford Court House, Stratford
Saturday 13 March 2021 
7:30 Regent Theatre, Yarram
Friday 19 March 2021  7:30 LPAC, Traralgon

POTENTIAL POSTPONEMENTS FROM 2020

Phillip Island Offshore Theatre – AUSTRALIANS ALL . . .  by Jonathan Biggins
Politically incorrect satire at the expense of just about everyone in our sun-drenched country
Cowes Cultural Centre, 91 Thompson Avenue Cowes
http://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=611440&  5952 5252

Mary MacKillop College, Leongatha – MATILDA the Musical
Tim Minchin’s amazing adaptation of the Roald Dahl classic
17 – 25 April  THIS PRODUCTION HAS BEEN POSTPONED!
Wonthaggi Union Community Arts Centre, Graham Street, Wonthaggi
www.trybooking.com/BENJW

FAMDA – TRISKELION – A trio of one act plays including
THE FARMER written & directed by Jan Bull
AFTER MAGRITTE by Tom Stoppard, directed by Sue Lindsay
Foster War Memorial Arts Centre

Latrobe Theatre Company – WE WILL ROCK YOU
The music of Queen and the wit of Ben Elton
Latrobe Performing Arts Centre, 60 Grey St., Traralgon
www.latrobetheatrecompany.org.au  5176 333

MOARTZ – title yet to be decided
4 – 12 September
Monash Hall, 4A Reserve Street, Yallourn North
www.moartz.com   0438 579 987 or 5127 6514    * VDL Awards Entry *

DONE & DUSTED 2020

PLOS Musical Productions – MAMMA MIA! – Abba tunes & Greek islands
31 December 2019 – 8 January 2020 
Frankston Arts Centre, Davey Street
Bookings: www.artscentre.frankston.vic.gov.au     9784 1060

Wonthaggi Theatrical Group – MAGIC MONKEY – lots of colourful characters and action with a sprinkling of poetry and wisdom.
3 – 10January  WTG Rooms, State Coal Mine Reserve, Garden St.  wtg.org.au

Theatrecraft Youth Unlimited – THE GRUMPIEST BOY IN THE WORLD
VDL Summer School showcase
18 & 19 January  West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul   www.wgac.com.au 5624 2456

CPAC (Cardinia Performing Arts Company) – MAMMA MIA!
A celebration of love, laughter, family and friendship
22 February – 6 March 8pm Fridays, Saturdays & Thursday 5/3 2pm Sundays
Cardinia Cultural Centre, Cnr. Waterford Rise & Lakeside Blvd, Pakenham
www.cardiniaperformingarts.com  0407 090 354

Maffra Dramatic Society – LITTLE SHOP OF HORRORS
28 February – 1 March Maffra Memorial Hall  6 – 8 March  The Wedge, Sale
www.maffradramatics.com.au