Ivo van Hove’s Toneelgroep Amsterdam theatre has created four hours of the most gripping, spellbinding and powerful theatre you will ever hope to see with this distillation of Shakespearean plays.
The Adelaide Festival continues its proud tradition of presenting new operas with Hamlet – a transfixing production that brings an invigorating modernity to Shakespeare’s famous tragedy, writes Greg Elliott.
Darkly comic Fringe play Shell Shock gives insight into the nightmares that continue to plague soldiers when they return from a warzone. ★★★★
The new Fringe show from the producers of Limbo, Cantina and Blanc de Blanc is a quirky and fun fusion of acrobatics, comedy, song and dance – complete with a large inflatable bouncy house. ★★★½
A drag show, play, sci-fi parody and rock ’n’ roll concert all rolled into one, The Rocky Horror Show is still as energetic and entertaining as ever, writes reviewer Greg Elliott.
Club Swizzle transforms the Adelaide Festival Centre’s Space Theatre into a sizzling nightclub with a bar in the middle of the room, a live band, belly laughs and impressive acrobatics, writes reviewer Greg Elliott.