A Family Outing
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Theatre: A Family Outing – 20 Years On

7 – 12 February @ Studio Underground · Presented by Artist-In-Residence Ursula Martinez · In 1998 Ursula Martinez took to the stage with her parents for the sublime A Family Outing. Now, 20 years later, she attempts to recreate the show without her dad and with a mother who can no longer remember her lines.… Continue reading Theatre: A Family Outing – 20 Years On

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Perth Festival review: Ursula Martinez, A Family Outing– 20 Years On · State Theatre Centre Studio Underground, February 8 · Review by Mark Naglazas · When the advertising for a show features its creator and leading lady stark naked (albeit with pixelation in all the right places) and her co-star is her elderly mother, who has… Continue reading Unforgettable

A man looking out with one hand shading his eyes
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A lesson in overcoming life’s challenges

Junior review: Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, Moominpappa at Sea · Spare Parts Puppet Theatre, December 5 · Review by Ollie Halusz, age 13 · Spare Parts Puppet Theatre has kicked off its 2019 season with a remount of Moominpappa at Sea, adapted from the book by Tove Jansson. The play is about a family, the… Continue reading A lesson in overcoming life’s challenges