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Auditions for ‘Soft Murder’

Auditions for ‘Soft Murder’

Do you want to audition for a play?  Bette Guy is directing her play SOFT MURDER, at Lismore Theatre Company’s Rochdale Theatre in March 2020. Auditions are to be held on Saturday November 23rd between 10am and 2pm at The Workers Club in Keen Street. There are several male roles…

Getting into theatre – Jenny Dowell

Getting into theatre – Jenny Dowell

Getting into theatre – Jenny Dowell Perhaps all of us hold a secret wish that we have never shared even with our nearest and dearest. I did and it was to act on a stage. I’ve been a lover of theatre since my days as a new parent in Melbourne…

Interested in directing a theatre show?

Interested in directing a theatre show?

Interested in directing a theatre show? Have you ever considered directing at Lismore Theatre Company? Do you have experience as a director in community, professional or educational theatre? LTC is accepting submissions for its 2020 season. Directing a community theatre show is a big commitment, but it is also rewarding,…

Out of Character

Out of Character

Out of character: how acting puts a mental strain on performers Actors are often required to tap profound emotions in their performance, which is one of the reasons for poor mental health in the industry. Shutterstock.com Leith Taylor, Edith Cowan University Performers are twice as likely as the general population…

Cabaret donation to Beyond Blue

Cabaret donation to Beyond Blue

Media Release from Lismore Theatre Company Cabaret donation to Beyond Blue Lismore Theatre Company is delighted to announce that it donated $450 to Beyond Blue from ticket sales for last month’s Winter Cabaret. Beyond Blue provides support and information for people experiencing anxiety and depression throughout Australia. The four Winter…

Coming home

Coming home

exhibition by artist, Katka Adams This exhibition of drawings continues my work exploring immigration, both to Australia and to the City of Lismore, based on the traditional land of the Bundjalung people. “Coming Home” draws on my own experience as a refugee (from Czechoslovakia) and looks at how our community…