This splendid tribute to Stephen Sondheim not only exuberantly showcases the best of his songs, but affectionately recalls his close links with Australian music theatre.
Set on the Limestone Coast, Caleb Lewis’s fine new play (featuring the outstanding Nathan O’Keefe) is not only a deep dive into the depths of grief and loss, it is also about returning to the replenishing light of day.
With dazzling stagecraft and an extraordinary solo performance by Eryn Jean Norvill, this screenshot of Dorian is a Wilde ride.
One Hour Photo is a snapshot of one man’s life – captured from 30 hours of interview and a lifetime of turbulent after-images. ★★★★½
Two women are cast on to a desolate beach. As they begin to get their bearings, the world will never be the same. Nor, perhaps, will yours. ★★★★★
A high-profile comedian visits a war zone in Kabul and it not only transforms him, but also the things he wants to write about. This often comic memoir looks for answers to serious questions. ★★★★★