Video: Ensemble Conversations | Interview with Wesley Enoch AM

28 May 2020

To celebrate National Reconciliation Week, Sydney Festival Artistic Director and director of BLACK COCKATOO Wesley Enoch AM joins Ensemble Conversations. As a proud Noonuccal Nuugi man, Wesley chats about what reconciliation means to him and how theatre plays an important part in sharing these significant cultural stories. We want to stay connected and hear what […]

Williamson Wednesday: ODD MAN OUT

27 May 2020

Marking the “20th Williamson play staged by the Ensemble since 1998” (Daily Telegraph) there’s nothing odd about how much we loved the 2017 Williamson comedy ODD MAN OUT filled with humour and humanity. Directed by Mark Kilmurry in 2017, ODD MAN OUT was “a finely-nuanced realisation of what it means to be hyper-intelligent and emotionally stunted for […]

Video: ENSEMBLE CONVERSATIONS | Q&A with Kate Champion and Joanna Murray-Smith

25 May 2020

Artistic Director Mark Kilmurry chats with the creative forces behind HONOUR; Playwright Joanna Murray-Smith and Director Kate Champion. Watch as they delve into some of the themes behind this funny yet frank exploration of intimacy and relationships. We want to stay connected and hear what you love about Ensemble! Share your on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter #loveensemblesydney

Williamson Wednesday: MANAGING CARMEN

20 May 2020

This Williamson Wednesday, it’s time to chuck on your sequins, some six inch heels and get ready to boogie because today we’re putting the spotlight on MANAGING CARMEN. Brent is an AFL superstar. He’s the captain of his team, already a dual Brownlow medalist and said to be the greatest player yet – and he’s […]

Video: Felicity and Joanne’s Lockdown Lowdown

18 May 2020

While may of us are slowing down and staying home, Felicity and Joanne have been getting up to some rather… interesting shenanigans.. Learn what the ladies from UNQUALIFIED have been up to with their Lockdown Lowdown. We want to stay connected and hear what you love about Ensemble! Share your on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter #loveensemblesydney

STREAM LIBERTY EQUALITY FRATERNITY

15 May 2020

Looking to enjoy some quality theatre from the comfort of your home? Look no further because for a limited time, you can watch Geoffrey Atherden’s 2013 dark comedy LIBERTY EQUALITY FRATERNITY streamed for free over on ABC iView! + WATCH NOW Do we ever really know who’s watching us? That’s the big question in Geoffrey […]

Video: ENSEMBLE CONVERSATIONS | Interview with Sharon Millerchip

14 May 2020

This week on ENSEMBLE CONVERSATIONS, Triple Helpmann Award-winner Sharon Millerchip joins Artistic Director Mark Kilmurry to look back at her illustrious career across theatre and musicals. We want to stay connected and hear what you love about Ensemble! Share your on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter #loveensemblesydney

Williamson Wednesday: LOTTE’S GIFT

13 May 2020

In times of struggle, heartache or happiness, we often look to music as a unifying tool to connect us with others. With this idea resonating more than ever right now, we’re looking back at the powerful story of LOTTE’S GIFT. Written and directed by David Williamson, based on the memoirs by Lieselotte Reinke, this heartwarming […]

ENSEMBLE CONVERSATIONS | Q&A with Ben Wood

7 May 2020

The hilarious Ben Wood joins Artistic Director Mark Kilmurry to chat about KENNY – the stage adaptation of the Jacobson Brothers’ much-loved film. In this strange time where toilet paper is a rare commodity, we’re sure this larger than life character would have plenty to say, whether it’s giving sanitation advice or keeping up Aussie […]

Williamson Wednesday: CRUISE CONTROL

6 May 2020

In 2012, David Williamson and his wife Kristin took off across the seas on a cruise unaware that their holiday experience may just inspire the next hit Williamson comedy… today we’re voyaging into the depths of CRUISE CONTROL. Directed and written by David, CRUISE CONTROL premiered in 2014 and featured an impeccable cast including Hellen […]

Video: Thank you from Ensemble Theatre

5 May 2020

It’s hard to put into words how appreciative we are of your support at this time, but we just wanted to say a little something to show how grateful we are! We want to stay connected and hear what you love about Ensemble! Share your thoughts Facebook, Instagram or Twitter #loveensemblesydney

Video: Barscaping with Jim

4 May 2020

So you’ve heard of manscaping, but have you ever heard of barscaping? Everyone’s favourite Bar Manager Jim Birch steps behind the bar to chat about your favourite tipples – all waiting for you when you get back! We want to stay connected and hear what you love about Ensemble! Share your thoughts Facebook, Instagram or […]

Video: ENSEMBLE CONVERSATIONS | Week five

30 Apr 2020

This week, Artistic Director Mark Kilmurry has the pleasure of chatting with one of our Ensemble Ambassadors and Australia’s greatest showman, Todd McKenney! We want to stay connected and hear what you love about Ensemble! Share your thoughts on Facebook, Instragram or Twitter #loveensemblesydney

Williamson Wednesday: DREAM HOME

29 Apr 2020

Ever had neighbours who’ve turned your home sweet home into a sour experience? For the characters in David Williamson’s DREAM HOME, their nightmare becomes reality! After years of working towards their dream future, Dana and Paul finally have it all – fulfilling creative careers, a new addition to the family on the way and a […]

Video: ENSEMBLE CONVERSATIONS | week four

23 Apr 2020

A BROADCAST COUP writer Melanie Tait and director Priscilla Jackman give you a taster of their brand new work! This week on ENSEMBLE CONVERSATIONS, our Artistic Director Mark Kilmurry speaks with Melanie and Priscilla, and also we have an exclusive world-first scene read with the hilarious Amber McMahon and Matthew Backer. We want to stay […]

Williamson Wednesday: LET THE SUNSHINE

22 Apr 2020

With the sun shining down on this Autumn day, it seems only fitting that this Wednesday we take a look at the world premiere of Williamson’s biting social comedy LET THE SUNSHINE. Directed by Sandra Bates in 2009, this sharp play about clashing families was packed full of talent with a cast including Andrew McFarlane, […]