Tag Archive: Elena Carapetis

Nov 22

THEATRE – Vale – State Theatre Company – Playhouse – 4K

Mark Saturno as Joe Vale and Tilda Cobham-Hervey asIsla share one of the play's more tender moments! Image by Chris Herzfield

The pace and the elements of the story are nicely sorted and the conclusion pulsating and shocking, made very good by a cast and crew who are all on their game. Mark Saturno is excellent as the self-made, not terribly bright control freak. 4K

Apr 13

THEATRE – The Good Son – Bakehouse – Til 25th April – 3.5K

Image by Olivia Zanchetta

The often fraught and anachronistic relationship that can develop between Greek mothers and their sons has become in recent years a source of good humour but in The Good Son we see how it can also all become quite destructive. 3.5K

Nov 19

THEATRE: Othello – State Theatre Company of South Australia – Dunstan Playhouse – 4K

The State Theatre Company of South Australia closes their 2014 season with an impressive production of William Shakespeare’s Othello. Director Nescha Jelk has created a modern world in which the conflict plays out; a military world, certainly, though this element of the story is not over-emphasised. The set (Victoria Lamb) is harsh and bleak, and …

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