Backstage

Follow our Theatre Works artists’ backstage stories, creative development, insights and behind-the-scenes snapshots in our Backstage Blog!

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IN CONVERSATION WITH DANIEL LAMMIN

“Working on Animal Farm has reminded me just how exhilarating collaborative work can be.” Director, Daniel Lammin reflects on the classic novel and his experience directing a show for The Bloomshed for the first time.

MIDSUMMA FESTIVAL 2022 EOIs NOW OPEN

Expressions of interest now open. We invite LGBTQIA+ artists to pitch their projects for inclusion in our 2022 Midsumma Festival program, 23 January – 13 February.

FIRST STORIES FESTIVAL 2022 CALL OUT NOW OPEN

We are so excited to open call outs to our first-ever First Stories Festival in 2022! This is a callout to all First Nations Mob (creatives, writers, devisors & storytellers). Whether you’re a musician, playwright, composer, choreographer or shapeshifter – this is a festival that aims to inspire you. Innovation and rejuvenation!

IN CONVERSATION WITH CATHY HUNT

“I like theatre in which impossible but necessary things happen. The true meaning of cathartic.” Director and TW associate artist alumna Cathy Hunt takes time out from rehearsals to share her insights about the upcoming season of Phantasmagoria by Bernadette Trench-Thiedeman; a multi-disciplinary sensorial feast flavoured with grief, love, loss, absurdity, surprise and a generous dose of magic.