New Theatre

Celebrating 85 years

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New Theatre

Celebrating 85 years

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New Theatre

Celebrating 85 years

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New Theatre

Celebrating 85 years

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New Theatre

Celebrating 85 years

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2019 Season

MY NIGHT WITH REG

BY KEVIN ELYOT

5 FEBRUARY – 9 MARCH

 

“He loved you, you know. He said you were the only one.”

Winner: 1995 Olivier Award for Best New Comedy. Presented in association with the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras.

“A play of genius … sublimely moving, genuinely funny and exquisitely observed” Daily Mail

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ONCE IN ROYAL DAVID’S CITY

BY MICHAEL GOW

19 MARCH – 13 APRIL

 

“It’s not an answer to everything, it’s only a question and that means it’s a beginning.”

A classic of contemporary Australian theatre.

“Emotionally confronting but also warm and witty … a beautifully written play” Brisbane Courier-Mail

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PYGMALION 

BY GEORGE BERNARD SHAW

23 APRIL – 25 MAY

 

“Why did you take my independence from me?”

The story of Eliza Doolittle and the man who tries to change her.

“One of the very finest works of English-speaking theatre” Crikey

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COLLABORATORS

BY JOHN HODGE

4 JUNE – 6 JULY

 

“It’s man verses monster. And the monster always wins.”

Winner: 2012 Olivier Award for Best New Play.

“Daring in its comedy, original and hugely entertaining” The Independent on Sunday

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ANGRY FAGS

BY TOPHER PAYNE

10 – 27 JULY

 

“It’s only terrorism if it doesn’t work. When it works, we call it a revolution.”

The Australian premiere of a deliciously subversive, dystopian revenge-tragedy with more than a nod to Tarantino.

 “Whip-smart, relevant and incendiary” Chicago Edge

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THE GRAPES OF WRATH

BASED ON THE NOVEL BY JOHN STEINBECK
ADAPTATION BY FRANK GALATI

6 AUGUST – 7 SEPTEMBER  

 

“There ain’t no sin and there ain’t no virtue.  There’s just stuff people do.”

Winner: 1990 Tony Award for Best Play.

“A thrilling theatrical achievement” The New York Post

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THE ANGRY BRIGADE

BY JAMES GRAHAM

1 OCTOBER – 2 NOVEMBER

 

 

“It’s coming. To the streets of London. The flames are going to rise.”

When does one person’s freedom fighter become another person’s terrorist?

“An explosive account of ideological war” The Guardian

 

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LITTLE MISS SUNSHINE

BOOK BY JAMES JAPINE

MUSIC & LYRICS BY WILLIAM FINN

2 NOVEMBER – 14 DECEMBER

 

“I would like to be the first Miss America from New Mexico.”

The musical adaptation of the Oscar-winning film about following your dreams.

“An ingenious, jaunty, sweet invention” Newsday

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New Theatre

NEW THEATRE

542 KING STREET, NEWTOWN
We are diagonally opposite the top of Alice Street.
Stage Door is located in Iredale Street.

PARKING
There is limited street parking around the theatre but no on-site parking. Please be aware that King St is a clearway between 3pm & 7pm going south and 3pm & 5.30pm going north.

BY TRAIN
We are a ten minute walk from either Newtown or St Peters Railway Stations.

BY BUS
422 between CBD and Tempe
370 between Coogee and Leichhardt
308 between CBD and Marrickville Metro
352 between Bondi Junction and Marrickville Metro