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Patricia Cornelius

Patricia Cornelius: No going gently

‘Anthem’ marks the return of the Australian playwright’s working-class theatre

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Eddie Perfect goes to Broadway

The Australian composer has two musicals – ‘Beetlejuice’ and ‘King Kong’ – opening in New York

Ivo van Hove: It’s only theatre

The prolific director is bringing jumbotron Shakespeare to the Adelaide Festival

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Break it down

Taylor Mac takes on ‘A 24-Decade History of Popular Music’

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A crucible of memory

La Mama, one of Australia’s most influential theatre companies, turns 50

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A necessary shift

The Asia TOPA festival is unique for its focus on contemporary Asian culture

Jasmin Sheppard as Patyegarang. Photo by Greg Barrett, courtesy of Bangarra Dance Theatre

First contact

The secret history of Bangarra Dance Theatre’s ‘Patyegarang’

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John Bell rehearsing 'King Lear'. Sydney Opera House, 2010. © Greg Wood/AFP

Bowing to the bard

John Bell’s ‘On Shakespeare’

The diary of a maestro

Meeting Neil Armfield