AboutBarney Lewis, Author at The Creative Issue
The Hamlet Apocalypse… The Danger Ensemble are bringing Hamlet, on the eve of the apocalypse (I’m praying to God it is all in the name of art) to the Judith Wright Centre of Contemporary Arts, with a balls to the wall performance where anything goes on any given night!
It was opening night at The Playhouse, QPAC for Opera Queensland’s production of Ruddigore, or the Witch’s Curse! and the anticipation amongst the audience was palpable. Artistic Director Lindy Hume’s spin on the lesser known Gilbert and Sullivan piece was only moments away and fuelling the anticipation of those in their seats was Richard Roberts’ off-kilter stage design. It was time for the gothic, Python-esque inspired show to kick start its Brisbane run. I strapped myself in!
The Creative Issue had the pleasure of speaking with Christen O’Leary in the lead up to the La Boite & QUT Creative Industries production of Nick Enright’s, Blackrock.
Brisbane’s performing arts lovers have the opportunity to experience Opera Queensland’s extremely accessible production of the macabre and brilliantly funny Gilbert & Sullivan’s, Ruddigore, or the Witch’s Curse!
It’s opening night of Once In Royal David’s City and the Playhouse, QPAC is abuzz with the anticipation of sponsors, season ticket holders, aspiring playwrights and actors as well as a throng of well known industry participants. The stalls …