Merrigong Season 2018

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A Sydney Theatre Company production

Black is the New White

Sydney Theatre Company's sold-out, smash hit, laugh-out loud romantic comedy comes to Wollongong - and it's bigger, better and blacker than ever!

21 Feb 18 - 24 Feb 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

Merrigong Theatre Company in association with One Eyed Man Productions, Neglected Musicals and Hayes Theatre Co presents

Calamity Jane

Adapted by Ronald Hanmer & Phil Park From the stage play by Charles K. Freeman After the Warner Bros. film Written by James O’Hanlon.

07 Mar 18 - 11 Mar 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre and Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Taha - Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre

Direct from the Edinburgh and Adelaide Festivals comes a deeply moving and award-winning story from writer-performer Amer Hlehel.

20 Mar 18 - 20 Mar 18

A Merrigong Season Show
 

Presented by arrangement with Arts Projects Australia

Taha

Direct from the Edinburgh and Adelaide Festivals comes a deeply moving and award-winning story from writer-performer Amer Hlehel.

21 Mar 18 - 24 Mar 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

شركة مريغونغ للمسرح تقدّم

طه

25 Mar 18 - 25 Mar 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Strut & Fret production

LIMBO

Headlining Spiegeltent Wollongong in 2018. Don't miss the show that's so hot, Madonna saw it twice!

12 Apr 18 - 06 May 18
The Spiegeltent Wollongong

A Merrigong Season Show
 

Brink Productions

The Aspirations of Daise Morrow

From the mighty pen of Patrick White comes a timeless story about seizing the day.

09 May 18 - 12 May 18
Wollongong Town Hall

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Merrigong Theatre Company production

Lost Boys

A fierce and compelling new play forces us to examine secrets held for decades, and prejudices held today.

23 May 18 - 02 Jun 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

An Australian Dance Theatre Production

The Beginning of Nature

At the very heart of all life is the rhythm of nature itself.

28 Jun 18 - 30 Jun 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Belvoir, Malthouse Theatre and State Theatre Company South Australia Co-production

The Events

Starring Catherine McClements in a moving exploration of community and healing.

25 Jul 18 - 28 Jul 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Circa Contemporary Circus production

Humans

A stirring, heart-stopping journey of what it means to be human.

15 Aug 18 - 19 Aug 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Jakop Ahlbom Production

Horror

Direct from Europe comes a thrilling homage to the horror film genre.

05 Sep 18 - 08 Sep 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Salvador Dinosaur & Critical Stages Production

The Orchid and the Crow

A life-affirming musical comedy about family, faith and survival.

10 Oct 18 - 13 Oct 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A La Boite Theatre Company and Brisbane Festival Co-production

Prize Fighter

Join us ringside for a rare theatrical combo: engrossing storytelling paired with the energy of boxing!

31 Oct 18 - 03 Nov 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 
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Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Merrigong Creativity Camp – April School Holidays

Interactive 5-day theatre-craft & performance workshops for kids aged 5 – 13.

16 Apr 18 - 20 Apr 18
Wollongong Town Hall

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Strut & Fret production

Barrel of Monkeys

A barrel of laughs, circus tricks and of course...MONKEYS!

17 Apr 18 - 22 Apr 18
The Spiegeltent Wollongong

 

A shake & stir theatre co and QPAC production

Roald Dahl's George's Marvellous Medicine

A marvellous experiment of epic proportions!

27 Apr 18 - 28 Apr 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Merrigong Creativity Camp – July School Holidays

Interactive 5-day theatre & performance workshops for kids aged 5 – 13.

16 Jul 18 - 20 Jul 18
Wollongong Town Hall

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A CDP Kids production

The 78-Storey Treehouse

Taking kids theatre fun to new heights.

20 Jul 18 - 21 Jul 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Sydney Theatre Company production

The Tragedy of Hamlet: Prince of Skidmark A Badaptation of the Bard

The Listies take on Shakespeare, with ninjas. Plus zombies!

10 Aug 18 - 11 Aug 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Merrigong Creativity Camp – October School Holidays

Interactive 5-day theatre & performance workshops for kids aged 5 – 13.

08 Oct 18 - 12 Oct 18
Wollongong Town Hall

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Loose Canon Arts production

Trash Alchemy

A transformational tale.

10 Oct 18 - 11 Oct 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 
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A Merrigong Theatre Company production in association with Canberra Theatre Centre

Letters to Lindy

Filled with humour and heartbreak, this stunning work explores the public’s relationship with one of 20th Century Australia’s most iconic figures.

22 Jun 18 - 23 Jun 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

An Opera Australia Production

Madame Butterfly

A love story that reaches across cultures, across oceans, across time.

22 Aug 18 - 23 Aug 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

Circus Oz: Model Citizens

The latest high octane show from Circus Oz skillfully fuses risk and beauty.

28 Sep 18 - 29 Sep 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 

A Sydney Theatre Company Production

The Wharf Revue 2018

The punchlines keep rolling in.

16 Oct 18 - 20 Oct 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

A Merrigong Season Show
 
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Melbourne International Comedy Festival presents

RAW Comedy 2018

Australia's national open mic comedy competition.

15 Feb 18 - 15 Feb 18
Wollongong Town Hall

 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

The Carousel

A new Australian play that explores the limits of unconditional love between sisters.

01 Mar 18 - 03 Mar 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Heart-Shaped Shadow - Development Showing

Mikelangelo gigs deep and opens up his vibrant personal world in this brand new work.

10 Mar 18 - 10 Mar 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

 

Ten Tonne Sparrow presents

The Epic

Dash back to the beginning as we retell and unpick myths, epic texts and really good stories from around the globe.

14 Mar 18 - 15 Mar 18
Wollongong Town Hall

 

An Alternative Facts production

Quiet Faith

29 May 18 - 30 May 18
Wollongong Town Hall

 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Made from Scratch - June

A scratch night for emerging writers, makers and performers to test their freshest ideas!

16 Jun 18 - 16 Jun 18
The Music Lounge

 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

The Siren Project - Development Showing

28 Jul 18 - 28 Jul 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

 

Woodcourt Art Theatre in association with Merrigong Theatre Company

Tom William Mitchell

09 Aug 18 - 11 Aug 18
Illawarra Performing Arts Centre

 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Made from Scratch - September

A scratch night for emerging writers, makers and performers to test their freshest ideas!

08 Sep 18 - 08 Sep 18
The Music Lounge

 

Merrigong Theatre Company presents

Made from Scratch - November

A scratch night for emerging writers, makers and performers to test their freshest ideas!

24 Nov 18 - 24 Nov 18
The Music Lounge