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All your thesp-y knowledge needs sated by our resident theatre writers and dramaturgs, Johanna Cosgrove & Zoë Larsen Cumming. Thanks to The Vic Devonport.

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: December 6, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: December 6, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: December 6, 2019, 10.01 MB
Fri 6 Dec 2019

With some jazzy bed music, Zoë runs us through what's cooking in theatre this weekend. You can get yourself along to the Pop Up Globe for the last time because it goes global, or get festive at Basement Theatre's A Frickin Dangerous Space-mas. Plus, check out Kura Woulda Shoulda, because you don't want to miss this. Glorious.

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: November 29, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: November 29, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: November 29, 2019, 13.91 MB
Fri 29 Nov 2019

Is there really anything more festive than threate? Zoë brings us her top theatre picks to really get you excited about Christmas, starting of course with the annual Basement Theatre Christmas show, A Frickin Dangerous Space-masLes Misérables (you know it'll be good), My Heart Goes Thadak Thadak, and Snort

Stage Direction w/ Shaan Kesha & Mayen Mehta: November 22, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Shaan Kesha & Mayen Mehta: November 22, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Shaan Kesha & Mayen Mehta: November 22, 2019, 14.97 MB
Fri 22 Nov 2019

Shaan and Mayen pop into the studio to chat about the highly anticipated play My Heart Goes Thadak Thadaka play featuring sibling showdowns, divas, dancing and pure movie-making magic. What more can we say? Get your tickets.

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: November 15, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: November 15, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: November 15, 2019, 10.38 MB
Fri 15 Nov 2019

Zoë brings in her theatre picks as a form of glamorous study procrastination, and we're all for it. She reckons you've got to get yourself along to Drone, and Welcome to Thebes, both at the Basement Theatre, and Enchanted April, because what a great name right?!

Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove: November 8, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove: November 8, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove: November 8, 2019, 12.9 MB
Fri 8 Nov 2019

Johanna brings us a joyful selection of her top reckons for upcoming theatre. Get yourself along to Welcome to Thebes this week to dive into some emerging talent, and make sure you lock in your tickets to My Heart Goes Thadak Thadak because it looks like a wildly good time.

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming & James Mustapic: November 1, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming & James Mustapic: November 1, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming & James Mustapic: November 1, 2019, 11.62 MB
Fri 1 Nov 2019

Happy Halloween! Zoë brings up Billy T nominee, James Mustapic, ahead of his spooky show tonight, The Blair Witch Projector. As well as recommending you check out How We Survive at the Basement Theatre and Snort, because it's always a good time.

Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove & Arlo Gibson: October 25, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove & Arlo Gibson: October 25, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove & Arlo Gibson: October 25, 2019, 14.88 MB
Fri 25 Oct 2019

Johanna's got all the theatre you could need to fill up your weekend with drama. And lucky for us, Johanna's joined by Arlo Gibson to talk about Owls Do Cry. If that's not enough, get yourself along to Manifesto of a Good Cripple, Live Reel: Halloween Spook-tacular, and Brynley Stent – Filthy Little Goblin.

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming & Jo Randerson: October 18, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming & Jo Randerson: October 18, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming & Jo Randerson: October 18, 2019, 20.23 MB
Fri 18 Oct 2019

We're lucky enough to have Zoë and Jo in the studio this morning. We're chatting with Jo Randerson about her latest theatre venture, Sing It To My Face, and Zoë guides us through all her theatre picks for the weekend. Make sure you get yourself along to Worm, and First World Problems 2.0.

Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove & Kura Forrester: October 11, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove & Kura Forrester: October 11, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Johanna Cosgrove & Kura Forrester: October 11, 2019, 15.97 MB
Fri 11 Oct 2019

Johanna joins us to share her theatre picks for this week, one of which features Kura Forrester, who we are lucky enough to have in the studio, aww. Johanna chats with Kura about Half of the Sky, the family reunion you didn't know you wanted. And if that's not enough, get yourself along to Owls Do Cry, at the Q Theatre, to fill all your theatre needs. 

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: October 4, 2019

Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: October 4, 2019 Stage Direction w/ Zoë Larsen Cumming: October 4, 2019, 11.57 MB
Fri 4 Oct 2019

If you're looking for a weekend full of theatre, then look no further. Zoë's got her hot picks for a weekend full of drama. BLOOM at Q Theatre if you're interested in dance, the One Act Play Festival 2019 for a diverse range of plot twists, and Snort because it's always a good time.