September – October

What’s On

The Basin Theatre Group – VINCENT IN BRIXTON
Vincent van Gogh and an unexpected love story Nicholas Wright
14 August – 5 September 8pm Thursdays – Saturdays, 2pm Sundays
Cnr Simpson & Doongalla Rd., The Basin
www.thebasintheatre.org.au  1300 784 668

Lilydale Athenæum Theatre Company – THIS WAY UP
Elizabeth Coleman’ s fast paced Australian comedy of love gone wrong
20 August – 5 Sept.  8pm Wednesday – Saturday, 2pm Sundays & Sat 5/9
Lilydale Athenæum Theatre, 39 – 41 Castella St,, Lilydale
www.lilydaletc.com   9735 1777  * VDL Awards Entry *

Mordialloc Theatre Company – VISITORS
Sharply funny love story taking a haunting look at how our lives slip past us
28 August – 12 Sept.  8pm Thursday – Saturday, 2:30 Sundays & Sat 5/9
Shirley Burke Theatre, 64 Parkers Rd., Parkdale
www.mordialloctheatre.com  9587 5141

Malvern Theatre Company – THE FLICK
Comedy with three employees in a run-down Massachusetts cinema
28 August – 12 Sept. 8:15 Wed. – Saturday, 2pm Sat 29/8, Sun 6, Sat 12/9
29a Burke Rd, East Malvern
www.malverntheatre.com.au  1300 131 552

Brighton Theatre Company – CHANCERS
Fast & furious comedy on the lengths we go to with our backs against the wall
4 – 19 September  8pm Wednesday – Saturday  2:15 Sundays & Sat 12/9
Bayside Cultural Centre, Carpenter St., Brighton
http://www.brightontheatre.com.au   1300 752 126

Heidelberg Theatre Company – THE BEAUTY QUEEN OF LEENANE
Startling story of family dysfunction and abuse in the Irish countryside
4 – 19 Sept. 8pm Wednesday – Saturday, 2pm Sundays & 2nd Saturday
36 Turnham Ave, Rosanna
www.htc.org.au  9457 4117

Eighteen Twelve Theatre & Redfox3 – LET THE RIGHT ONE IN
From Tony Award winning writer of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child comes the story of a lonely boy from a broken home and longing for friendship
4 – 19 September Lowe Auditorium @ 1812, 3 Rose St., Upper Ferntree Gully
www.1812theatre.com.au  9758 3964

Williamstown Little Theatre – THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
Oscar Wilde’s famous ’trivial comedy for serious people’
9 – 26 September  8:15 Tuesdays to Saturdays 2pm Sundays
2- 4 Albert Street, Williamstown
www.wlt.org.au  9885 9678

Essendon Theatre Company – DEATH OF A SALESMAN
A classic of the American stage by Arthur Miller
10 – 19 September   8pm Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays,  2pm Sunday
West Essendon Community Centre, 9 Bradshaw St, Essendon (Entry off Buckley St)
www.essendontheatrecompany.com.au  0400 576 747

Geelong Repertory Theatre Company  METAMORPHOSIS
Steve Berkoff’s adaptation of Franz Kafka’s absurdist masterpiece of a man suddenly changed into an insect
11 – 26 September  7:30 – 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 24, 25, 26  2pm Sundays
Woodbin Theatre, 15 Coronation St., Geelong West   * VDL Awards Entry *
www.geelongrep.com.au    Bookings: www.gpac.org.au  5225 1200

Watch This Productions – INTO THE WOODS   Stephen Sondheim musical
Set in a small village fringed by a vast forest & a collection of familiar fairy-tale characters wrestling with unknown curses, untold desires & unnamed danger
16 – 26 Sept. 7:30 Wednesday – Saturday, 1:30 Saturdays, 6pm Tues 22/9
Meat Market – Flat Floor Pavilion, Blackwood St. (cnr. Tyrone St., North Melbourne
watchthis.net.au/productions.php   9262 6555

Gilbert & Sullivan Opera Victoria THE YEOMAN OF THE GUARD
Set in the time of Henry VIII, the hero Colonel Fairfax is to be beheaded, on a trumped up charge of witchcraft. How can he be saved?
17 – 19 September   8pm Thursday, Friday & Saturday, also 2pm Saturday
Athenaeum Theatre, 188 Collins Street Melbourne
gsov.org.au    0490 465 009

Ballarat National Theatre – MEDEA Ancient Greek classic
Having deceived her father and killed her brother to help her husband Jason win the Golden Fleece, Medea now finds herself betrayed by him in favour of a new union with the King’s daughter. But hell hath no fury like a woman scorned
28 Sept. – 5 October
8pm Sat 28/9, Tues – Sat 5 /10  2pm Sun 29/9 & Sat 5/10
www.bnt.org.au

October stuff still in the pipeline