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22 April 2020 to 26 April 2020
La Mama Theatre
Matthew Ryan

“I think its important. Remembering… would you agree…”

Hedda GablerGablerGabler

27 April 2020 to 3 May 2020
La Mama Theatre

A Competitive Deconstruction of Ibsen’s Greatest Heroine.

The Mermaid

6 May 2020 to 16 May 2020
La Mama Theatre

A VCE playlist Production

Little brother, Big sister

19 May 2020 to 24 May 2020
La Mama Theatre
Michel Tuomy

On the brink of artistic discovery, Michel’s plans for the future are interrupted by a diagnosis of...

The Tom

26 May 2020 to 31 May 2020
La Mama Theatre
Hayley Lawson-Smith

An Australian Gothic, Kafkaesque tale about a young woman’s investigation into Australia’s Phantom Cat.

IN the Miror

9 June 2020 to 14 June 2020
La Mama Theatre

In the Mirror is about Shaun a white Australian who comes from a broken, poor working-class...


16 June 2020 to 21 June 2020
La Mama Theatre
Jim Daly

 The 80th Anniversary Tour (1940-2020) to Katyń Forest with Uncle Joe @ Friends...


23 June 2020 to 28 June 2020
La Mama Theatre
Madelaine Nunn

Winner of the ATYP Rebel Wilson Theatre maker Scholarship and shortlisted for the Rodney Seaborn...