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GANESH VERSUS THE THIRD REICH

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09 August 2014 - 12 August 2014, Royal Lyceum Theatre, Edinburgh

“Courageous, confronting, intelligent and magisterially considered theatre.” – The Age, 5 stars

Ganesh Versus the Third Reich is poignant, beautiful, disarming, full of vulnerability and sly transparency.

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Current Projects



Past Projects

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2014

V&A RESIDENCY

Victoria & Albert Museum LIFT, London

THE DEMOCRATIC SET

Footscray Community Art Centre, Melbourne

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Onassis Cultural Centre, Athens
Carriageworks, Sydney

2013

SUPER DISCOUNT

Sydney Theatre Company, Sydney
Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne

GANESH VERSUS THE THIRD REICH

Carrefour International De Théâtre, Théâtre de la Bordée, Québec
Festival TransAmériques, Théâtre Usine C‎, Montreal
Theatre Junction GRAND, Calgary
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago, Chicago
Hebbel am Ufer, Berlin
Parc de la Villette, Charlie Parker Hall, Paris
Le-Maillon, Théâtre de Strasbourg, Strasbourg
Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong
Walker Art Centre, McGuire Theater, Minneapolis
Centre for the Art of Performance UCLA, Freud Playhouse, Los Angeles
Hopkins Center for the Arts, Dartmouth College, Hanover
Under the Radar Festival, The Public Theater, New York

2012

GANESH VERSUS THE THIRD REICH

Rotterdamse Schouwburg, Municipal Theatre, Rotterdam
Stratford Circus, London International Festival of Theatre (LIFT), UK
Halle G im MuseumsQuartier, Wiener Festwochen (Vienna festival), Austria
Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Festival Centre, Spotlight at Australian Performing Arts Market (APAM), Adelaide

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

Queen’s Arcade, Cardiff City Centre, Cardiff Unity Festival, UK

THE DEMOCRATIC SET

Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre, Casula
Kumuwuki / Big Wave: the 2012 Regional Arts Australia Conference, Goolwa
Mandurah Performing Arts Centre, Mandurah
Perth Institute of Contemporary Arts, Perth
Junction Arts Festival, Launceston
Salamanca Arts Centre, Hobart
Arts House, North Melbourne, Melbourne
Performance Space, Sydney
Newcastle Community Arts Centre, Newcastle
Centenary Hall, Goolwa
Barkly Regional Arts, Tenant Creek
Darwin Community Arts, Darwin

FOOD COURT

Philadelphia Live Arts Festival, Kimmel Centre, Perelman Theatre, Pennsylvania, U.S.A

HELL HOUSE

Arts House Meat Market, North Melbourne, Melbourne

2011

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World Premiere Season, Malthouse Theatre, Melbourne International Arts Festival, Melbourne

FOOD COURT

No Limits [Disability Festival] / Hebbel am Ufer (HAU 1), Berlin, Germany

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

Seoul Performing Arts Festival, Seoul, Performing Arts Market in Seoul (PAMS)

THE DEMOCRATIC SET

Dusseldorf Schauspielhaus, Dusseldorf, Germany
STUK START, STUK Kunstencentrum, Leuven, Belgium
Wildwuchs Arts Festival for Such and Others, Kaserne, Basel, Switzerland
Okkupation International Theatre Festival, Schiffbau Halle, Zurich, Switzerland

2010

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Westfield Shopping Centre, Geelong

FOOD COURT

LIFT Festival, The Barbican, London
Adelaide Festival, Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide

THE DEMOCRATIC SET

Dusseldorf Schauspielhaus, Dusseldorf, Germany
Awakenings Festival, Centre Cinema, Horsham
CreatAbility Bendigo, Capital Theatre, Bendigo
Inbetween Time Festival of Live Art, Arnolfini, Bristol, UK
Aarhus Festival, Radisson Blu Scandinavia Hotel, Aarhus, Denmark
Unity Festival, Weston Studio, Wales Millennium Centre, Wales

2009

TOUR GUIDE

Linz 09 – European Cultural Capital 09, Volksgarten, Linz, Austria

FOOD COURT

Luminous Festival, Sydney Opera House, Sydney
Kunstenfestivaldesarts, Brussels, Belgium
Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

The Kennedy Center, Washington DC, USA
Live Arts Festival, Philadelphia, USA
TBA Festival, Portland, USA
Arnolfini and Bristol Old Vic, Bristol, UK
Kampnagel, Hamburg, Germany
Exodos Festival, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Linz 09 – European Cultural Capital 2009, Linz, Austria

THE DEMOCRATIC SET

Castlemaine State Festival in collaboration with Windarring and CreateAbility, Phee Broadway Theatre, Castlemaine

2008

FOOD COURT

Melbourne International Arts Festival, Melbourne

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

Singapore Arts Festival, Singapore
Walker Arts Center, Minneapolis, USA
On the Boards, Seattle, USA
Flynn Center for the Arts, Burlington, USA
Push International Performing Arts Festival, Vancouver, USA
Harbourfront Center, Toronto, Canada
Under the Radar, New York City, USA

2007

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

The Barbican, in conjunction with Theatre Royal East Stratford, East Stratford Station, London
Dublin Theatre Festival, Mayor Square, Dublin, Ireland
Zurcher Theater Spektakel, Landiwiese, Zurich, Switzerland
Noorderzon [Festival], Noorderplantsoen, Groningen, The Netherlands
Kobenhavns Internationale Teater [Festival], Radhuspladsen (Town Hall Square), Copenhagen, Denmark
Paris Quartier d’ete [festival], Place des Innocents, Forum des Halles, Paris, France
Theaterformen Festival, Kropcke, Hanover, Germany
Ten Days on the Island, Salamanca Square, Hobart
The Capitol, Bendigo Market Place, Bendigo
Mildura Wentworth Arts Festival, Mildura Centro, Mildura
Artshouse, Federation Square, Melbourne
Brisbane Powerhouse, Queen St Mall, Brisbane
Perth International Arts Festival, Forrest Place, Perth
Sydney Festival, Customs House Square, Sydney

2006

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

7th Australian Performing Arts Market, Adelaide Railway Station

2005

SMALL METAL OBJECTS

Melbourne International Arts Festival, Flinders Street Station, Melbourne

2004

COW

Sydney Opera House, Studio, Sydney

2003

COW

London International Festival of Theatre (LIFT), Battersea Arts Centre
Long Night of the Churches [Festival], Markuskirche, Hannover, Germany

SOFT

Zuercher Theater Spektakel, Zurich, Switzerland, 2003 Laokoon Festival, Hamburg, Germany

PORNSTAR

Midsumma Festival, Black Box Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne
Art of Difference, Gasworks Arts Park, Port Melbourne

2002

SOFT

2002 Melbourne International Arts Festival, Shed 4, North Wharf Road, Docklands, Melbourne

WORKSHOP RESIDENCY

Muse Company Summer School, Tokyo

COW

6th Conference & International Festival of Theatre for Disabled Artists, Almagro, Spain

DOGFARM

2002 Shepparton Arts Festival

2001

MENTAL

Hot House Theatre, Wodonga

2000

DOG FARM

La Mama, Melbourne
Geelong Fringe Festival, Courthouse Youth Arts Centre, Geelong

MENTAL

Sydney 2000 Summer Paralympic Arts Festival, Seymour Theatre Centre, Sydney

1999

MENTAL

Athenaeum Theatre II, Melbourne

DRAG RACERS IN LOVE

with Nelson Park School, Geelong Performing Arts Centre

1998

BOOM TOWN

With Snuff Puppets, Kardinia Park Football Arena Geelong

MINDS EYE

Adelaide Fringe Festival, Scott Theatre, Adelaide

1997

PETER PAN

With Arena Theatre, George Fairfax Studio, Victorian Arts Centre, Melbourne
Geelong Performing Arts Centre

MR SEPTEMBER

Courthouse Youth Arts Centre, Geelong

1996

MINDS EYE

With Handspan Visual Theatre, Lonsdale St Power Station, Melbourne

ROAD MOVIE

With Melbourne Workers Theatre, Londsdale Street Power Station, Melbourne

1995

BACK TO BACK IN SHORTS

A series of short works presented at the Irene Mitchell Studio, St Martin’s Theatre, Melbourne

1994

FREAK SHOW

With Circus Oz, Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong
Napier St Theatre, Melbourne

VOICES OF DESIRE

Very Special Arts Festival, Tour to Brussels, Belgium

1993

VOICES OF DESIRE

Blakiston Theatre Performing Arts Centre Geelong
Polyglot Theatre Melbourne
Belvoir St Theatre, Sydney
Tours to Albury Wodonga, Canberra

1992

THE ADVENTURES OF BOBBI DAZZLER

Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong
Polyglot Puppet Theatre, Melbourne

WOODENHEAD

Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong
Arena Theatre, South Melbourne
Belconnen Community Theatre Canberra
Bay Street Theatre Glebe, Sydney
Tours in regional Victoria and Central Western NSW

1991

I DON’T WANT TO LIVE IN LARA ANYMORE

Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong

YELL BLUE MURDER

Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong
Athenaeum II, Melbourne

1990

THE PEG MACHINE

Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong
Tours to TAS, QLD, NSW, ACT, VIC and SA

EVERYTHING AND THE MERMAID

Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre
Arena Theatre South Yarra Melbourne

1989

CINDERELLA, THE FAT COW DEPARTS

Ashby Hall, Geelong

STINKING HOUSES

Blakiston Theatre, Geelong Performing Arts Centre
Victorian and ACT Tours

1988

BIG BAG

Geelong Performing Arts Centre, Geelong
Arena Theatre South Melbourne