During the Midsumma Festival, I had the wonderful fortune of seeing a production that would rate as one of the best pieces of theatre I’ve seen in Australia for years. The production was Loving Repeating presented by Vic Theatre Company featuring Deidre Rubenstein as Gertrude Stein. And while this article is not a review of the now-closed production, the show affected me so profoundly that it made me ask just what is it that makes good theatre? For the full article go to:
Spoleto: Because theatre in Rome is closed for the summer I decided to head north to Umbria and although it is not in my plan of tracing theatre history chronologically, there is some not-to be-missed theatre such as Robert Wilson‘s The Old Woman and Irina Brook‘s, IslandTrilogy. Some times one can just get lucky!