Reviews

‘Brilliant Lies’ Reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘Brilliant Lies’ is a drama / comedy written by Australian playwright, David Williamson, some 20 years ago and subsequently released as a film in August 1996. This wonderful production can be seen at the Garrick Theatre in Meadow Street, Guildford

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‘KiTSCH’ Reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘KiTSCH’ is bound to be one of the Fringe highlights. This contemptible, hilarious and crazy show was devised and written by the very talented local cast, and presented under the control of director Joe Lui. This ‘Nicole in Red’ presentation

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‘Flood’ Reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘Flood’ is a brand new play, written by WA actor and puppeteer, Chris Isaacs. With Tim Watts, Chris was a co-creator of ‘It’s Dark Outside’ (nominated for a 2013 Helpmann Award). He is a member of the prestigious Black Swan’s

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‘Hospital Beds’ Reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘Hospital Beds – how to treat an Iceberg’ is a storyline superbly constructed by Murdoch student, Scott McArdle. Presented by Second Chance Theatre, this crowning glory to the end of a most successful year, premiered at Nexus Theatre on Thursday

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‘Voyage’ Reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘Voyage. The Poetics of Embodiment’, is a 60-minute, energy packed spectacular of contemporary dance, devised and directed by Salmiyah Fiedorowicz. Salmiyah is a Murdoch University PhD student who has studied the integration of body and mind. This performance is being

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‘Mad Fred’ Reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘Mad Fred’ is a sparkling, hilarious, musical play from WA’s multi-award winning playwright, Hellie Turner. Hellie’s plays have been presented, warmly accepted and admired in every state of Australia, winning prestigious awards and nominations throughout the country. As well as

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‘Old Mother Hubbard’ reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘Old Mother Hubbard’ is a richly scripted pantomime from the Tony Nichols’ stable. English born Tony was for years, a highly respected lecturer in ‘Theatre’ at Curtin University, having trained many of the well-known names of the theatre and screen.

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‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ reviewed by Gordon the Optom

Thoroughly recommended. A very high standard in a difficult genre.

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‘Gertrude Stein and Companion’ reviewed by Gordon the Optom

‘Gertrude Stein and a Companion’ is a beautifully written, award-winning tale by Win Wells. Win (a man) gathered original letters and memorabilia to give an accurate picture of our hero. Presented by Her Infinite Variety Ensemble (HIVE) at the intimate

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