by Simon Stephens
17 May — 6 July 2019
Arts Centre Melbourne, Fairfax Studio
by Colin Thiele, adapted for the stage by Tom Holloway
17 June — 20 July 2019
Southbank Theatre, The Sumner
The MTC Production of
Based on the screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard, adapted for the stage by Lee Hall, with music by Paddy Cunneen
15 July — 14 August 2019
Arts Centre Melbourne, Playhouse
Playwright Louis Nowra tells Fiona Gruber about the events and people who changed his life, and how they came to form the inspiration behind his iconic play Così.
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Actor Christie Whelan Browne tells how she came to be part of the MTC family
Jonathon Oxlade discusses his costume designs for Così and how art can bring us together.
Director Prue Clark revisits her teenage years for her MTC directorial debut.
As a semi-autonomous Department of the University of Melbourne, Melbourne Theatre Company is the only Australian state theatre company that is part of an institution dedicated to innovation, research and advancement in the 21st Century.
Coffee in the Lounge
Playing Lewis in Così is actor Sean Keenan. He tells us about his journey from the screen to the stage, as well as his great love for Australia.
Lighting designer Niklas Pajanti discusses lighting effects as an expression of the characters in Così.
Rahel Romahn talks about the patterns of his character Doug and what drives his agenda in Cosi.
Robert Menzies tells us about the contradictions of his character Roy and how it's OK for a role to not always make sense.
George Zhao tells us how he found the slightly patronizing, but mostly well-meaning character of Justin.