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Review: I Am My Own Wife       
Black Swan State Theatre Company       
17th October 2017

“I am my own wife,” Lothar Berfelde told his mother when she suggested he would one day get married. 530 more words

REVIEW: Switzerland | BSSTC

Switzerland

Review by Rhys Tarling

23.8.2017

Patricia Highsmith, the famous American author of dozens of psychologically dark stories, one of which was adapted by Alfred Hitchcock and another was the acclaimed Carol, gets her own disturbing little story about facing the last days of her death, in the new… 381 more words

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REVIEW: Coma Land | Black Swan State Theatre Company

Coma Land

Review by Rhys Tarling

27.7.2017

Coma Land is a sweet if slight meditation on parental love and feeling like a freak.

Will O’Mahony… 392 more words

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REVIEW: The Eisteddfod | BSSTC

The Eisteddfod

Review by Cicely Binford

24.6.2017

From the mind of playwright Lally Katz comes a piece about a pair of siblings who live in an isolated world of fiction and friction in  661 more words

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REVIEW: Endgame | BSSTC

Endgame

Review by Cicely Binford

31.5.2017

Samuel Beckett, without a doubt, is one of the greats of modern theatre – and so it must be with a fair bit of sangfroid that a director would take on one of his most important plays,  638 more words

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The linger of life lessons

Once in Royal David’s City (Queensland Theatre and Black Swan State Theatre Company)

QPAC, The Playhouse

April 22 – May 14

If theatre is about making you think about life, then former QTC Artist Director Michael Gow’s “Once in Royal David’s City” (his first play in seven years) is theatre at its best as it takes audiences on a beautiful and emotional journey through life’s phases of hearing, living and telling stories, in exploration of what gives our life vulnerability, but also meaning. 718 more words

Brisbane

REVIEW: The Lighthouse Girl | Black Swan State Theatre Company

The Lighthouse Girl

Review by Susie Conte

29.4.2017

A light flashing across the diamond leadlight backdrop. The sound of a whale breaching. A mournful tune sung by the cast. 675 more words

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