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Excellent local theatre with strong character

New Theatre is about 85 years old, having been founded during the dark days of the Depression as an... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2018
graemerk
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Brisbane, Australia
Fantastic local theatre - great productions!

I have been here three times now and every production has been fantastic. Very polished and... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2017
RaCaJo
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23 May 2018
“Excellent local theatre with strong character”
31 Mar 2017
“Fantastic local theatre - great productions!”
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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542 King St, Newtown, Sydney, New South Wales 2042, Australia
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Reviewed 24 May 2018

New Theatre is about 85 years old, having been founded during the dark days of the Depression as an important community cultural initiative by left-leaning political groups. While times have changed, it remains true to the cause and ensures that its plays are all "with...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

I have been here three times now and every production has been fantastic. Very polished and professional performances. Last night we saw " Consensual" - it was brilliant! Funny, entertaining and thought provoking.... would highly recommend this play.

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank RaCaJo
Reviewed 13 August 2016

You almost don't notice this theatre from the street, being tucked back a little. The foyer is small but there are lots of old theatre posters on the wall and the staff is very friendly. The theatre itself is a little like an old cinema...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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A Bohemian inner-west suburb known for its alternative
music scene, Newtown is a diverse community offering a
multitude of restaurants, art galleries, performance
spaces, thrift stores and bars. Home of some of the
best live music venues in the city, shows can be found
everywhere from the official theatres to the
neighbourhood pubs. From its humble beginnings as a
neighbourhood primarily known for its many Thai
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