Midsumma 2020 Theatre Works New Balance

Review: New Balance

New Balance, written by Christopher Bryant and Emma Palackic, is well-named, because the curious audience might not know exactly what they’re getting, and will find that a flexible state of mind is an asset. In pink T-sh...
Joel Bray stars in Daddy - photo by James Henry

Daddy

Wiradjuri dance artist Joel Bray is set to sweeten the Midsumma Festival stage with Daddy in the State Theatre Rehearsal Room – Arts Centre Melbourne from 4 – 8 February 2020. This immersive performance from the pr...
TW Birdoir - photo by Teddy Darling

Review: Birdoir

When your immediate post-show notes resemble an Alan Ginsberg beat poem you know you’ve seen a show: I saw the best minds of my generation transformed into seagulls, starving, hilarious, preening, dragging themselves thr...
45DS Gertrude Opera AS ONE - photo by Sarah Clarke

Review: AS ONE

As One stakes a claim as the first chamber opera to consider a “transgender experience”. Presented by Gertrude Opera at Midsumma 2020, this is the work’s Australian premiere season. The work shows us the progression of a...