Theatre

Dates:
Thursday, 10th September 2015 - 8:00pm
Friday, 11th September 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 12th September 2015 - 8:00pm
The State of the Tasmanian Economy at the Theatre Royal

The State of the Tasmanian Economy

Jonathan’s Biggins is one of Australia’s sharpest political satirists, and this wickedly funny comedy of all things Tasmanian was a hit of the Theatre Royal’s 2014 season.

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Dates:
Thursday, 10th September 2015 - 8:00pm
Friday, 11th September 2015 - 8:00pm

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A Peggy Shaw Solo Performance - from Split Britches (UK/USA)

PERFORMED IN THE THEATRE ROYAL BACKSPACE

Peggy Shaw had a stroke in January 2011. The stroke was in her PONS, which rhymes with the Fonz, one of her many role models.

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Dates:
Tuesday, 15th September 2015 - 7:00pm
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An Evening with John Bell:
A Life with Shakespeare

In his last year as Co-Artistic Director with Bell Shakespeare, the Theatre Royal is proud to announce this special event with John Bell, one of Australia’s national living treasures.

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Dates:
Saturday, 19th September 2015 - 6:00pm
Playback Theatre 20th Anniversary Performance at the Theatre Royal Backspace

Playback Theatre 20th Anniversary Performance

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Help us celebrate Playback Theatre turning 20!

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Dates:
Thursday, 24th September 2015 - 7:30pm
Friday, 25th September 2015 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 26th September 2015 - 7:30pm
Bell shakespeare's Hamlet at the Theatre Royal

Hamlet

Damien Ryan will deliver a new production of Hamlet, infused with the passion, contemplation and emotion that Shakespeare’s compelling poetry cries out for.

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Dates:
Wednesday, 30th September 2015 - 7:30pm
Thursday, 1st October 2015 - 7:30pm
Friday, 2nd October 2015 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 3rd October 2015 - 7:30pm
The Weir at the Theatre Royal

The Weir

Theatre’s power as an arena for storytelling meets the great Irish tradition of the bar room tale in Conor McPherson’s brilliant gem of a play about loss and the consolations of connection.

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Dates:
Thursday, 8th October 2015 - 7:30pm
Friday, 9th October 2015 - 7:30pm
Saturday, 10th October 2015 - 7:30pm
Flak at the Theatre Royal Backspace

Flak

PERFORMED IN THE THEATRE ROYAL BACKSPACE

Based on his two best-selling books, Flak and Fly, well-known writer and performer Michael Veitch presents Flak

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Dates:
Thursday, 15th October 2015 - 8:00pm
Friday, 16th October 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 17th October 2015 - 8:00pm
Wednesday, 21st October 2015 - 8:00pm
Thursday, 22nd October 2015 - 8:00pm
Friday, 23rd October 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 24th October 2015 - 8:00pm
And Then, We Learn Nothing at the Theatre Royal Backspace

And Then,
We Learn Nothing

PERFORMED IN THE THEATRE ROYAL BACKSPACE

Blue Cow’s investigation into the events before, during and after the Charlie Hebdo shootings.

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Dates:
Tuesday, 17th November 2015 - 8:00pm
Wednesday, 18th November 2015 - 8:00pm
Thursday, 19th November 2015 - 8:00pm
Friday, 20th November 2015 - 8:00pm
Saturday, 21st November 2015 - 8:00pm
The Fugly Duckling at the Theatre Royal

The Fugly Duckling

Regular theatre-goers in Hobart have come to love the annual Bawdy Panto. Now in its 13th year!

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