Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Cat On A Hot Tin Roof By Tennessee Williams. Directed by Tony Bird. This award winning play is the story of a Southern family in crisis. Big Daddy is a magnate. His son Brick is a closeted ex-footballer with a drinking problem. Brick’s wife Maggie is a second-rung society girl measuring her success against all the other families and the number of babies they have. Big Daddy is dying and somehow or other Maggie and Brick have to conceive the next generation… Tennessee Williams is one of the giants of twentieth-century drama and Cat on a Hot Tin Roof is his Lear. Performance Dates: April 22, 23, 24(twilight), 28, 29, 30, May 1(twilight), 5, 6 7 BY ARRANGEMENT WITH ORiGiN™ THEATRICAL, ON BEHALF OF SAMUEL FRENCH, LTD.
The Importance of Being Earnest
The Importance of Being Earnest By Oscar Wilde Directed by Emma Barber The Importance of Being Earnest is the most renowned of Oscar Wilde’s comedies. It’s the story of two bachelors, John ‘Jack’ Worthing and Algernon ‘Algy’ Moncrieff, who create alter egos named Ernest to escape their tiresome lives. They attempt to win the hearts of two women who, conveniently, claim to only love men called Ernest. The pair struggle to keep up with their own stories and become tangled in a tale of deception, disguise and misadventure. Performance Dates: Aug 12, 13, 14(twilight), 18, 19, 20, 21(twilight), 25, 26, 27
Last Cab to Darwin
Last Cab To Darwin By Reg Cribb. Directed by Stephen Barber. This Australian drama/comedy is based on the true story of taxi driver, Max Bell, who was diagnosed with stomach cancer in the early 1990’s. Max decides to end his own life with dignity, so he sells up everything he owns, says goodbye to his neighbour and good friend Polly drives from Broken Hill to Darwin, where he can take advantage of the controversial Northern Territory’s Voluntary euthanasia law. On his journey he does things and meets people who force him to re-evaluate his life. Performance Dates: Nov 11, 12, 13(twilight), 17, 18, 19, 20(twilight), 24, 25, 26 BY ARRANGEMENT WITH THE YELLOW AGENCY
Play in a Day 2016
Play In A Day (PIAD) is raw, exciting, and innovative theatre – where it takes only 24 hours to create, write, direct, rehearse and perform a series of short plays. A group of 42 people meet for the first time on Friday evening and within the space of 24 hours, they will have written, directed, rehearsed and performed a series of six 10 minute plays. This year STC is pleased to announce that PIAD is being run in partnership with Peridot Theatre Company Inc and we look forward to yet another success with this event. Date: Saturday 19th March. Ticket Bookings open mid January 2016. Tickets $15.00 Want to be involved in Play In A Day, as a writer, director or an actor??? Submissions for participants open 22nd January . Cut and paste the application details on the Play In A Day page.