THEATRE: MUCH DELL'ARTE ABOUT NOTHING
21 Oct 2016 | 12pmBook Tickets
Matriark Art Theatre presents
Much dell’Arte About Nothing
Much dell’Arte About Nothing is a hilarious mash-up of Shakespeare’s works, presented in the Commedia dell’Arte tradition. Featuring slapstick, masks, stage combat, dance and stock characters, watch your favourite Shakespearean references be transformed and invigorated - all with a good dose of irreverence!
There is no better way to engage with Commedia than through a Matriark Theatre experience. Seeing these experts flaunt their talents on stage will visibly improve student learning. This production is not just for Drama students; Much dell’Arte About Nothing will enliven studies of Shakespeare in English. Each performance will be followed by a detailed Q&A, including discussion of how Shakespeare was influenced by Italian Comedy, and detailed demonstrations of techniques.
Wednesday 12 and Thursday 13 October | 10am - 12pm
$10 | All materials included | Ages 10+
Matriark Education brings a unique, exciting and hilarious opportunity to Casula Powerhouse. This workshop will tailor Matriark’s unique physical theatre program to primary aged students. Participants will learn the art of comedy from professionals working in Commedia, bringing to life the ancient form using masks and props. This 2 hour workshop is perfect for introverts, drama queens and class clowns alike. A truly special experience!
no interval, plus post performance Q&A
School Groups (10+) $15
Phone02 9824 1121
THEATRE: THE WHARF REVUE LIVE ON FILM - EVENING SESSION
26 Mar 2020
7.30pm - 9.00pm
Australian Theatre Live makes it possible for you to see theatre from around the country, on a big screen. Due to popular demand, we’ve brought the Wharf Revue, with a screening of the iconic 15 year production.