• Dead Centre / Sea Wall

    “There is no moment, word or image wasted in Dead Centre / Sea Wall” ★★★★½ - Arts Hub“These two playwrights ask us to ponder the bigger questions in life. They do it with sensitivity and courage.” ★★★★- Theatre PeopleDEAD CENTRE by... Read more

  • Ray Cooney's Out of Order

    Out of Order by Ray CooneyFebruary 7 to 25Richard Willey, a Labor Junior Minister, plans under the cover of an all-night commons sitting, to spend the night in Suite 648 at the four star Westminster Hotel, London, with Jane Worthington,... Read more

  • Thomas Murray and the Upside Down River

    From the multi-award winning screenwriter of Last Cab to Darwin comes a thrilling new Australian drama.The Murray family have been farming the land along the Darling River for five generations. For Tom Murray, it’s all he’s ever known. When his... Read more

  • The Dark Room

    THE DARK ROOM by Angela Betzien1 - 4 August | The Civic PlayhouseDirected by Vanessa Bates | Featuring Mathew Lee as Stephen"Betzien’s microcosmic short play... haunts you afterwards because it looks beyond itself and out to injustices that must be... Read more

  • Sleep, Perchance to Dream

    Get lost in a world of dreams where the line between reality and fantasy is blurred, where power is exploited, and female ambition questioned. See Shakespeare’s classic character Ophelia as never before, as she searches for purpose and seeks validation... Read more

  • Hissyfest 2018: 2300

    2300: be it Newcastle’s postcode, a year, the time, or a price… the possibilities are limitless!Hissyfest is Tantrum’s annual short play festival, featuring new writing from ten emerging writers. Hissyfest embraces collaboration, not only showcasing new writing but giving opportunity... Read more