Clever and moving theatre

Coming up soon, the Theatre Royal is proud to present some of Australia’s best performing arts companies. 

Experience a pair of bickering snails, a mouse teasing a snake and a bird feeding its chick in the Theatre Royal Backspace shadow puppet comedy Swamp Juice - this one is for the children and adults alike!

We welcome Bell Shakespeare's talented young cast in Henry V. This gripping new stage production will leave you feeling uplifted and exhilarated with the belief that the impossible is possible.

Opera Australia’s Indiana Jones inspired, and much loved opera, The Magic Flute is fresh, fun and ready to entertain people of all ages! Retaining the music and storyline of Mozart’s original - prepare to be enchanted.

Following sell-out seasons in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne, Food is a delicious play combining elements of drama, comedy, dance and cookery in an erotic mix of words and movement... On a stretch of Australian highway, two sisters run their family takeaway joint. Chiko Rolls and reminiscing are on the menu. While they quietly wage war with their past and dream up a brighter future, a young life-loving Turkish traveller arrives with a charm and sensuality that turns their world around.
 

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