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Apr 18, 2017

Independent theatre company The Rabble take on Joan of Arc in their production, Joan. Co-creator Kate Davis and actor Luisa Hastings-Edge join Richard to discuss the process of devising an original take on a historical figure through a contemporary feminist lens.

The Ilbijerri Theatre Company delve into little-known Victorian history in a new adaptation of Coranderrk, the story of a self-determined Aboriginal community in Healesville in the 1840s. Artistic Director Rachael Maza talks with Richard about the importance of telling this story and the extensive upcoming national tour.

Kieran Hodgson used to think he could write a symphony. Now he's taken to the stage to imitate tortured symphonic genius Gustav Mahler in Maestro, where character comedy and classical music meet. Showing as part of the Melbourne International Comedy Festival.