Previous Tours

Merrigong regularly tours both our own work and exceptional international theatre to venues around Australia. From 2014, Merrigong has also toured work to our regional network of venues in the Southern Tablelands, Shoalhaven and the far South Coast.

2016 TOURS

SWING
In 2016 Merrigong toured Swing to the following venues:

ACT
Canberra - The Street Theatre, 11 - 14 May 

New South Wales

Wollongong - Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, 5 - 8 May
Mittagong - Mittagong Playhouse, 19 May
Cessnock - Cessnock Community Performing Arts Centre, 21 May
Nowra - Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, 31 May
Wagga Wagga - Wagga Wagga Civic Centre, 2 June

Queensland
Brisbane - Brisbane Powerhouse, 27 - 29 May

Victoria

Montrose - Montrose Town Hall, 24 May
Healesville - The Memo Theatre, 25 May

Western Australia
Mandurah - Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, 4 June

2015 TOURS

DYLAN THOMAS: RETURN JOURNEY
In 2015 Merrigong toured Dylan Thomas: Return Journey to the following venues:

ACT
Canberra – The Street Theatre, 21 – 25 July

New South Wales
Mittagong – Mittagong Playhouse, Friday 10 July
Nowra – Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Saturday 11 July
Wollongong – Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, 15 – 18 July
Orange – Orange Civic Theatre, Wednesday 5 August
Tamworth – Capital Theatre Tamworth, Saturday 8 August
Newcastle – Civic Theatre Newcastle, 11 – 12 August
Parramatta – Riverside Theatres, 13 – 15 August
Mudgee – Town Hall Theatre, Tuesday 18 August
Bathurst – Bathurst Memorial Entertainment Centre, Friday 21 August
Hill End – The Royal, Saturday 22 August

Queensland
Ipswich – Civic Theatre Ipswich, Tuesday 15 September

Tasmania
Hobart – Theatre Royal, 26 – 29 August
Launceston – Theatre North, Tuesday 1 September

Victoria
Colac – Colac Otway Performing Arts Centre, Thursday 3 September
Hawthorn – Hawthorn Arts Centre, Saturday 5 September

Western Australia
Albany – Albany Entertainment Centre, Wednesday 9 September
Mandurah – Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, 11 – 12 September

2014 TOURS

A MINI FESTIVAL OF CIRCA
A touring festival of works from Circa's extraordinary repertoire, presented by Merrigong Theatre Company in 4 venues around South East NSW. All works created by Yaron Lifschitz and the Circa Ensemble.

New South Wales
46 Circus Acts in 45 Minutes
Mittagong – Mittagong RSL, Tuesday 22 July
Candelo – Candelo Town Hall, Thursday 24 July

61 Circus Acts in 60 Minutes
Nowra – Shoalhaven Entertainment Centre, Saturday 26 July
Wollongong – Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, Wednesday 30 July

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Wollongong – Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, 31 July – 3 August

Wunderkammer
Wollongong – Illawarra Performing Arts Centre, Saturday 2 August

THE RAP GUIDE TO EVOLUTION
By Baba Brinkman and Jamie Simmonds. A smash hit at the Edinburgh Festival, off-Broadway and around the world, Canadian Baba Brinkman's The Rap Guide to Evolution complete with a live DJ and an extraordinary audio-visual show, is at once provocative, hilarious, intelligent and scientifically accurate. Produced by Dovetail Productions. The Rap Guide to Evolution 2014 Australian tour produced by Merrigong Theatre Company was at the following venues:

Western Australian
Albany – Albany Entertainment Centre, 19 May
Mandurah – Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, 22 May
Perth – Octagon Theatre, University Theatres UWA, 24 May

Victoria
Melbourne – Arts Centre Melbourne, 3 – 7 June

ACT
Canberra – Canberra Theatre Centre, 11 June

New South Wales
Sydney – Sydney Opera House, 18 – 20 June
Parramatta – Riverside Theatres, 24 - 25 June
Casula – Casula Powerhouse, 26 – 27 June

2012 TOURS

MIDSUMMER (A PLAY WITH SONGS)
Merrigong toured Travers Theatre's Midsummer (a play with songs) to four venues.

2010 TOURS

MACHOMER
Merrigong toured Canadian Rick Miller's MacHomer to four venues.

2009 TOURS

BASIC TRAINING
Merrigong toured American Kahlil Ashanti's Basic Training to 14 venues.