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Priscilla Jackman Press

June 12th, 2019

THE APPLETON LADIES’ POTATO RACE Director – Ensemble Theatre 2019 “Priscilla Jackman directs with energy a strong all-woman cast. Millerchip brings naivety to her central role as Penny. McMahon is a cracker as the feisty, athletic, potty-mouthed Nikki. Bader’s knowing pauses and comic timing as she sheds the chip on her shoulder are a joy.”  Sydney […]

ABC has announced new television series STATELESS; co created by Cate Blanchett, Tony Ayes and Yellow’s Elise McCredie who will also act as showrunner on the series. The 6-part series stars Cate Blanchett, Dominic West, Yvonne Strahovski & Fayssal Bazzi. “The series centers on four strangers — a flight attendant escaping a suburban cult, an […]

Yellow writer and director Amie Batalibasi’s short film BLACKBIRD has been selected to screen at the 69th Berlinale International Film Festival. One of 6 Australian projects to be chosen, BLACKBIRD follows Solomon Islander siblings Kiko and Rosa as they struggle to survive labouring on a Queensland sugar plantation in the 1800’s. The film is screening as […]

Sophie Fletcher Images

July 18th, 2018


Sarah Scheller‘s THE LETDOWN is making waves on US shores with its accurate depiction of modern motherhood. The 7-part series launched on Netflix last month to rave reviews, leading a band of US and British shows of the same vein including Catastrophe, Motherland and Smilf. In an article in the New York Times titled “Nights of the Living […]

The Catherine McGregor story was brought to life on stage at STC’s wharf theatre in Priscilla Jackman’s STILL POINT TURNING. Written and directed by Jackman, the play delves into the life of Catherine McGregor, an Australian military officer, sportsman and commentator who would eventually transition into a woman at the age of 56. See below […]

Set and costume designer Michael Hankin is the 2018 recipient of the Kristian Fredrikson Scholarship. The scholarship provides funds to pursue design work overseas and is worth $12,000.  The award adds to an exquisite resume that include two wins and four Sydney Theatre Award nominations, the Mike Walsh Fellowship for design and NSW Artstart Grant […]

STC’s Resident Director and Yellow client Kip Williams debuted THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO to Sydney audiences on Saturday night. Starring Hugo Weaving in the lead role, the play was originally a satire on the rise of Hitler but carries equal weight in a Trump-led free world, posing the question “how do we let a […]

Amie Batalibasi Images

March 1st, 2018

Adrian Russell Wills Video

March 1st, 2018

Elizabeth Gadsby Images

February 28th, 2018


Anna Barnes’ debut play LETHAL INDIFFERENCE opened to rave reviews at STC’s Wharf Theatre on Friday night. The semi-autobiographical play explores the experiences of a young woman who lands a job in public relations for a family violence legal service.  It tells the story of a woman’s fight to survive and the tragic consequences of […]

Amelia Gebler Press

February 22nd, 2018

Amelia Gebler Images

February 22nd, 2018


Michael Hankin has won Best Stage Design for a Mainstage Production at this years Sydney Theatre Awards for HIR. This is Michael’s third win and sixth nomination at the awards as he was also nominated for his costume design on HIR. Congratulations Michael and to all the nominees, catch the full list of winners here.

Kip Williams Images

September 15th, 2017

Priscilla Jackman Images

May 26th, 2017

Angela Betzien‘s play THE HANGING is one of four works shortlisted for The Nick Enright Prize for Playwriting. The prize worth $30,000 is open to plays or a work of music drama first produced in Australia between 1 October 2015 and 30 September 2016. THE HANGING is based on Picnic at Hanging Rock had its […]

Declan Greene Images

April 5th, 2017

Declan Greene Video

April 5th, 2017

Declan Greene‘s play THE HOMOSEXUALS OR ‘FAGGOTS’ has opened at Griffin Theatre. It is directed by Lee Lewis. This production follows its premiere at Malthouse Theatre in February 2017. It has been given 4 stars by Time Out’s Cassie Tongue: “It’s a refreshingly urgent piece of new Australian writing that not only has it taken […]

Jennifer Irwin Images

November 3rd, 2016

  Dance | Opera | Theatre | Olympics  

Angela Betzien Video

November 5th, 2015

Adena Jacobs’ and Aaron Orzeckin’s production of THE BACCHAE has opened at the Melbourne Festival, with a score composed by Kelly Ryall. A contemporary re-imagining of Euripides’ classic Greek tragedy of the same name, this production is relocated to modern Australia and performed brilliantly by a collaborating ensemble of young female actors and musicians. The […]

Jeremy Sims Press

October 6th, 2015

LAST CAB TO DARWIN Variety Review LAST CAB TO DARWIN Screen Daily Review LAST CAB TO DARWIN Hollywood Reporter Review  

David Fleischer News

June 26th, 2014

Kelly Ryall News

June 26th, 2014

Alice Babidge Images

May 20th, 2014


Michael Hankin Video

March 10th, 2014

David Fleischer Press

November 5th, 2013

Read reviews of David Fleischer’s work

David Fleischer Images

October 30th, 2013


Benedict Andrews Images

July 9th, 2013

Images of Benedict Andrews’ work

Katie Milwright Press

July 5th, 2013

The Australian review of PLEASE LIKE ME Crikey Review of PLEASE LIKE ME  TV Tonight review of PLEASE LIKE ME  Film Blerg review of LAID  Screen Daily review of THE WEDDING PARTY  Crikey review of THE WEDDING PARTY  Raindance UK review of THE WEDDING PARTY ABC article on ARTSCAPE ANATOMY SERIES:SKIN Portrait 31 article about […]

Katie Milwright Video

July 5th, 2013


Samantha Strauss Press

July 2nd, 2013

NY Magazine Article about DANCE ACADEMY Encore article about DANCE ACADEMY Sydney Morning Herald review of DANCE ACADEMY Australian Stories Interview on Samantha Strauss and DANCE ACADEMY  

Benedict Andrews Press

June 28th, 2013

The SMH review of THE MAIDS  The Australian review of THE MAIDS VOGUE review of THE MAIDS Time Out Review of THE MAIDS The Telegraph Review of THE MAIDS ABC Arts Review of THE MAIDS Time Out interview with Benedict Andrews on THE MAIDS Time Out article on Benedict Andrews Real Time Magazine article on […]

Nick Verso News

June 5th, 2013

Tess Schofield Video

May 27th, 2013

Watch videos of Tess’ work

Gracie Otto Video

May 22nd, 2013

Watch videos of Gracie Otto’s work

Samantha Strauss News

April 8th, 2013

Read news about Samantha Strauss.

Michael Hankin News

March 13th, 2013

Michael Hankin Press

March 13th, 2013

Read about Michael Hankin’s work.

Tess Schofield Press

January 28th, 2013

Read about Tess Schofield’s work.

Gracie Otto Press

December 4th, 2012

Read about Gracie Otto’s work.

Tess Schofield Images

November 19th, 2012

View images of Tess Schofield’s work for theatre.

Michael Hankin Images

November 15th, 2012

View a selection of images of Michael Hankin’s work.

Angela Betzien News

November 12th, 2012

Read about Angela Betzien’s recent work.

Ken Cameron News

October 30th, 2012

A+K’s BAIT 3D becomes most successful Australian film released in China

Ken Cameron’s A DANGEROUS REMEDY to screen on November 4.

Melbourne Festival opens – curated by Brett Sheehy

Amanda Jane’s THE WEDDING PARTY opens nationally

Gracie Otto News

October 8th, 2012

Lally Katz has been nominated in the 2012 Helpmann Awards.

Brett Sheehy appointed Order of Australia

View Lally Katz’s trailer for the Sydney Film Festival.

Brett Sheehy News

April 2nd, 2012

Jim Sharman News

April 2nd, 2012

Trent O’Donnell News

April 2nd, 2012

Gideon Obarzanek News

April 1st, 2012

Kylie Needham News

April 1st, 2012

Josh Lawson News

April 1st, 2012

Amanda Jane News

April 1st, 2012

Charles Firth News

April 1st, 2012

Reg Cribb News

April 1st, 2012

Nick Coyle News

April 1st, 2012

Damien Cooper News

April 1st, 2012

Armstrong + Krause News

April 1st, 2012

Nick Verso Press

February 16th, 2012

Read about Nick Verso’s work.

Angela Betzien Images

February 9th, 2012

View images of Angela Betzien’s work.

Angela Betzien Press

February 9th, 2012

Read about Angela Betzien’s work.

Mel Page Press

January 10th, 2012

Read reviews of Mel Page’s work.

Mel Page Images

December 1st, 2011

View the work of Mel Page.

Brett Sheehy Video

September 20th, 2011

Watch clips about Brett Sheehy’s work.

Stephen Lance Press

September 12th, 2011

Read about Stephen Lance’s work here.

Stephen Lance Video

September 9th, 2011

Watch clips of Stephen Lance’s work.

Trent O’Donnell Video

August 29th, 2011

View clips of Trent O’Donnell’s work.

Brett Sheehy Audio

July 28th, 2011

Listen about Brett Sheehy’s work.

Charles Firth Video

July 13th, 2011

Watch clips of Charles Firth’s work.

Charles Firth Press

July 13th, 2011

Read about Charles Firth’s work.

Brett Sheehy Press

July 8th, 2011

Read about Brett Sheehy’s work.

Mira Robertson Press

July 8th, 2011

Read about Mira Robertson’s work.

Reg Cribb Press

July 5th, 2011

Read about Reg Cribb’s work.

David Rittey Press

June 28th, 2011

Read about David Rittey’s work.

Gideon Obarzanek Press

June 28th, 2011

Read about Gideon Obarzanek’s work.

Josh Lawson Video

June 28th, 2011

Watch clips of Josh Lawson’s work.

Nicholas Verso Video

June 27th, 2011

Watch clips of Nick Verso’s work.

Jim Sharman Press

June 27th, 2011

Read about Jim Sharman’s work.

Jim Sharman Video

June 27th, 2011

Watch clips of Jim Sharman’s work.

David Rittey Video

June 27th, 2011

Watch clips of David Rittey’s work.

Trent O’Donnell Press

June 27th, 2011

Read about Trent O’Donnell’s work.

Gideon Obarzanek Images

June 27th, 2011

A selection of images for Gideon Obarzanek

Josh Lawson Press

June 27th, 2011

Read about Josh Lawson’s work.

Kylie Needham Video

June 27th, 2011

Watch clips of Kylie Needham’s work.

Kylie Needham Press

June 27th, 2011

Read about Kylie Needham’s work.

Amanda Jane Press

June 27th, 2011

Read about Amanda Jane’s work.

Amanda Jane Video

June 27th, 2011

Watch clips of Amanda Jane’s work.

Ken Cameron Press

June 24th, 2011

Read about Ken Cameron’s work.

Damien Cooper Press

June 24th, 2011

Read about Damien Cooper’s work.

Ken Cameron Images

May 30th, 2011

A selection of images of work from Ken Cameron

Damien Cooper Images

May 30th, 2011

A selection of images for Damien Cooper

Josh Lawson Images

May 30th, 2011

A selection of images for Josh Lawson.

David Rittey Images

May 30th, 2011

A selection of images for David Rittey

Nick Coyle Images

May 30th, 2011

A selection of images for Nick Coyle

Reg Cribb Images

May 30th, 2011

A selection of images for Reg Cribb.

Armstrong + Krause

May 26th, 2011

Shayne Armstrong and SP Krause are a screenwriting partnership. Their screen credits include crime-thriller ACOLYTES, BAIT 3D and feature film 6 MIRANDA DRIVE, starring Kevin Bacon, directed by Greg McLean and produced by Blumhouse set for release in 2015.

Alice Babidge

May 26th, 2011

Alice graduated from the NIDA Design Course in 2004. Alice designs set and costume in theatre, opera, film and television. In film, Alice designed costumes for the feature adaptation of HOLDING THE MAN, directed by Neil Armfield. She designed costumes on Justin Kurzel’s debut feature film, SNOWTOWN, which was part of the Official Selection at […]

Amie Batalibasi

May 25th, 2011

Amie Batalibasi is an Australian Solomon Islander (Feralimae/ Kosi) writer, director based in Melbourne. Her creative practice is driven by a passion to collaborate with diverse people and communities at a grassroots level, to unearth stories that have the possibility to spark empowerment and create change. Amie was the 2017 recipient of the Sundance Institute […]

Angela Betzien

May 25th, 2011

Angela Betzien is a multi-award winning writer and a founding member of independent theatre company Real TV; her work has toured widely across Australia and internationally.

Kit Brookman

May 24th, 2011

Kit Brookman is a writer and director. Kit’s play CLOSE premiered at the Landor Space in London in 2018. In 2017 Kit premiered his play THE PLANT with the Ensemble’s Theatre directed by Elsie Edgerton-Till and starring Sandy Gore. THE GREAT FIRE premiered at Belvoir in 2016 and was announced as the winner of the […]

Helena Brooks

May 24th, 2011

Helena Brooks is a film and television director. In 2017, she was voted one of Idealog’s Most Creative People for her work in television. Helena studied creative writing with the late Roald Dahl, gained a B.A with a double major in Film & Philosophy, and an MA with a double major in Screenwriting & Directing. She […]

Ken Cameron

May 24th, 2011

Ken Cameron has written and directed some of Australia’s most iconic television series and films over a career spanning four decades and including MONKEY GRIP, BANGKOK HILTON, BRIDES OF CHRIST and JOH’S JURY.

Chelsea Cassio

May 24th, 2011

Chelsea is an award winning scriptwriter and script editor for film and television. Chelsea worked as both a script editor and scriptwriter on Channel Seven’s HOME & AWAY and Network Ten’s NEIGHBOURS before becoming a regular writer for the ABC hit show THE DOCTOR BLAKE MYSTERIES in 2013, where she received 4 ½ stars from […]

Geoff Cobham

May 24th, 2011

Geoff is a lighting and set designer for theatre. He is currently the resident designer at the State Theatre Company of South Australia and has designed shows for various companies including MORTIDO, DIVING FOR PEARLS and DANCE CAMP for Belvoir, Force Majeure’s LITTLE BIRD and Adelaide’s Festival’s world premiere of NIGHT LETTERS. Geoff’s work ranges from smaller productions […]

Damien Cooper

May 24th, 2011

Damien has designed over 100 productions, working in theatre, opera, ballet, dance and film.

Nick Coyle

May 24th, 2011

Nick Coyle is a writer, director, performer and co-founder of Pig Island and he currently hosts a radio show on Sunday mornings on FBi 94.5 in Sydney.

Reg Cribb

May 24th, 2011

Reg is a screenwriter and playwright. He has been nominated for many more awards including four AWGIEs and two AFI’s for Best Adapted Screenplay.

Charles Firth

May 21st, 2011

Charles Firth is the creator of the multi Logie-award winning comedy team, THE CHASER and author of the bestselling book, AMERICAN HOAX.

David Fleischer

May 21st, 2011

David is a set and costume designer, and currently co- resident designer for Sydney Theatre Company.

Sophie Fletcher

May 21st, 2011

Sophie graduated from WAAPA in 2012 and designs sets and costumes for film, television and theatre. Sophie designed costume for television series MR INBETWEEN (director Nash Edgerton) and is currently costuming the second series. Recently Sophie designed costume for the Netflix series THE LETDOWN; feature film ANGEL OF MINE (written by Luke Davies) and feature film ACUTE MISFORTUNE […]

Richard Frankland

May 21st, 2011

Richard Frankland is a writer/director and proud Gunditjmara Man who lives on country in south-west Victoria. Frankland was an Investigator for the Royal Commission into Aboriginal Deaths in Custody from 1987-91, which led to his becoming presenter on the award-winning documentary WHO KILLED MALCOLM SMITH in 1992. His work on the Royal Commission also inspired […]

Elizabeth Gadsby

May 21st, 2011

Elizabeth is a set and costume designer, whose background in installation and performance art influences her approach to her design work. She holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts (Painting) from National Art School and a Bachelor of Dramatic Arts (Design) from NIDA. Elizabeth’s 2018 design work includes set and costume on the Sydney Theatre Company […]

Charlie Garber

May 21st, 2011

Charlie is a writer and actor with over fifteen years experience. His TV writing credits include co-creating (with Phil Lloyd) and writing the six part ABC comedy series SANDO, and writing episodes of NO ACTIVITY, SQUINTERS, HERE COME THE HABIBS, and OFFSPRING. Charlie is currently developing a comedy television series with production company Thumper. Charlie […]

Amelia Gebler

May 21st, 2011

Amelia is a costume designer for film and television, and a graduate of AFTRS. Amelia’s recent design credits include SBS miniseries’ THE ROPES directed by Shannon Murphy, and DEAD LUCKY directed by David Caesar; and ABC series KIKI & KITTY. Amelia also designed two productions for Jungle Entertainment; SANDO, directed by Phil Lloyd, and SQUINTERS, directed by […]

Declan Greene

May 21st, 2011

Declan Greene is a theatre-maker, director, playwright, screenwriter and dramaturg. He is currently the Resident Artist at Malthouse Theatre in Melbourne. In 2019 Declan is directing a one-woman re-versioning of Australian classic WAKE IN FRIGHT with Zahra Newman for Malthouse Theatre.  In 2018 Declan directed Malthouse Theatre and Sydney Theatre Company’s co-production BLACKIE BLACKIE BROWN by […]

Michael Hankin

May 21st, 2011

Michael Hankin is a NIDA trained set and costume designer for theatre and film.

Jennifer Irwin APDG

May 20th, 2011

Australian costume designer Jennifer Irwin’s career spans over 38 years designing costumes for multiple operas, dramas and in particular dance & ballet.

Priscilla Jackman

May 20th, 2011

Priscilla’s background in acting has informed her work in both Sydney and the UK. Most recently, Priscilla was director/dramaturg of THE APPLETON LADIES POTATO RACE, by Melanie Tait –  Ensemble Theatre’s new Australian hit comedy. The production received outstanding critical and commercial acclaim and opened to a sell-out season in March 2019. Previously for Ensemble […]

Andrew Kavanagh

May 20th, 2011

Andrew Kavanagh is a Melbourne based writer, director and composer. In 2017 Andrew directed and produced VICE Australia’s flagship series: AUSTRALIANA, broadcast on SBS Viceland. Andrew’s short film credits include writing and directing Screen Australia funded short WELCOME HOME ALLEN, which screened at Sydney, Melbourne, Clermont-Ferrand and Rotterdam International Film Festivals among others, and won Best […]

Anchuli Felicia King

May 20th, 2011

Anchuli Felicia King is a multi-discplinary artist of Australian-Thai descent who works primarily in live theatre. Felicia’s playwriting debut in 2019, at 25 years of age, is extraordinary – she will have three major new original plays being staged at major institutions around the globe. First up the Royal Court Theatre’s mainstage production of Felicia’s […]

Stephen Lance

May 16th, 2011

Stephen Lance is an award-winning director of internationally renowned short films, music videos and commercials.

Josh Lawson

May 15th, 2011

Josh Lawson is a writer, director and actor. Josh wrote and directed short film, AFTER THE CREDITS which won Best Comedy at the LA Shorts Fest.

Michele Lee

May 15th, 2011

Michele Lee is a Hmong-Australian playwright working across stage, audio, live art and screen. Michele’s play RICE was presented by Queensland Theatre, Griffin Theatre and Hothouse Theatre. It won the Queensland Premier’s Drama Award, the Victorian Premier’s Literary Award, an Australian Writer’s Guild Award, and was shortlisted for the NSW Premier’s Literary Award Enright Prize […]

Katie Milwright ACS

May 15th, 2011

Katie Milwright is an award winning director of photography working across film, television. and documentary.

Kylie Needham

May 13th, 2011

Kylie is a writer for television and film. She has won two Australian Writers’ Guild awards and received one nomination.

Gideon Obarzanek

May 12th, 2011

Gideon founded Chunky Move in 1995 and was the company’s artistic director until 2012. Gideon’s works have been performed in many festivals and theatres around the world in the UK, Europe, Asia and the Americas.

Trent O’Donnell

May 12th, 2011

Trent is a director, writer and producer. Trent co-created, wrote and directed ABC-TV comedy series Review with Myles Barlow and A Moody Christmas. The Review format is being remade in the US, UK and Holland.

Gracie Otto

May 11th, 2011

Gracie Otto is a writer, director, editor and actor.

Mel Page

May 10th, 2011

Mel is a set and costume designer, hailing from the Victorian College of The Arts, working in theatre and film.

Eliza & Hannah Reilly

May 9th, 2011

Sisters Eliza and Hannah are writers, directors and performers for film and television. Eliza and Hannah created ABC1’s television series GROWING UP GRACEFULLY which they wrote, directed and appeared in.  Sketches from the first series have been viewed collectively more than 15 million times on the ABC Facebook page; most notably their sketch “3.43” – a […]

David Rittey

May 9th, 2011

David directs TVCs with Exit Films in Melbourne, specialising in performance-focused and documentary style commercials.

Mira Robertson

May 9th, 2011

Mira Robertson is a screenwriter, script developer/editor, script consultant, screen writing teacher and short story writer.

Sarah Scheller

May 9th, 2011

Sarah Scheller is a screenwriter. Sarah created and produced the original comedy television series, THE LETDOWN. Sarah co-wrote every episode with Alison Bell. The series screened on ABC TV in Australia at the end of 2017 ahead of a Netflix Originals release internationally. THE LETDOWN pilot script won the Best Television Screenplay AACTA Award in 2016, an outstanding […]

Tess Schofield

May 8th, 2011

Tess is one of Australia’s most highly awarded costume designers and works across film, opera and theatre. Tess has won four AFI Awards for Best Costume Design in a Feature Film.

Stephen Sewell

May 8th, 2011

Stephen Sewell is one of Australia’s most celebrated and experienced writers. Well-known for his film and theatre work, including his AFI Award winning script THE BOYS; and plays such as THE BLIND GIANT IS DANCING, IT JUST STOPPED, and MYTH, PROPAGANDA AND DISASTER IN NAZI GERMANY AND CONTEMPORARY AMERICA – A DRAMA IN 30 SCENES, Sewell […]

Jim Sharman

May 8th, 2011

Background: Born, Australia. NIDA Graduate. Churchill Scholar.

Brett Sheehy

May 6th, 2011

Brett Sheehy is one of Australia’s most accomplished and acclaimed artistic directors, producers and curators.

Jeremy Sims

May 5th, 2011

Jeremy is a director, producer and writer of film, television and theatre. Jeremy is currently directing the Australian remake of the Icelandic film RAMS, starring Sam Neil, Michael Caton and produced by Western Australian based company WBMC. Earlier this year Jeremy completed his feature documentary WAYNE; the story of motorcycle champion Wayne Gardner, produced by […]

Samantha Strauss

May 5th, 2011

Samantha Strauss is a writer for television and film, she created the series DANCE ACADEMY which was nominated for an international Emmy in 2011.

Reg Cribb Audio

May 4th, 2011

Listen to Reg Cribb talk about his work.

Reg Cribb Video

May 4th, 2011

Watch clips of Reg Cribb’s work.

Nick Coyle Press

May 4th, 2011

Read interviews and reviews of Nick’s work.

Brendan Cowell Press

May 4th, 2011

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Brendan Cowell Video

May 4th, 2011

Watch clips of Brendan Cowell’s work.

Damien Cooper Video

May 4th, 2011

Watch clips of many of Damien Cooper’s works.

Armstrong + Krause Press

May 4th, 2011

Read interviews with, and news about Armstrong + Krause’s work.

Armstrong + Krause Video

May 4th, 2011

Watch clips of Armstrong + Krause’s work.

Kylie Trounson

May 4th, 2011

Kylie Trounson is a playwright, actor and lawyer. Kylie is currently writer in residence and has a major commission at the Melbourne Theatre Company for a new play. Kylie’s latest work HAPPY ENDING was commissioned by MTC and will be produced in 2020. Kylie’s previous play THE WAITING ROOM premiered at Melbourne Theatre Company in 2015 […]

Adrian Russell Wills

May 4th, 2011

Adrian Russell Wills began his filmmaking career in 1999 with his award winning short film ANGEL. From there he went on to study directing at AFTRS (Australian Film Television and Radio School) before directing the critically acclaimed documentary OUR BUSH WEDDING in 2005. Adrian continued exploring the documentary form, co-writing and directing the groundbreaking WHEN THE NATIVES GET […]

Kip Williams

May 4th, 2011

Kip is one of Australia’s most exciting young directors of theatre, opera and film. He has recently taken up the position of Artistic Director at Sydney Theatre Company. While at STC Kip has directed many acclaimed productions including CHIMERICA, a reimagining of A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM, revivals of Arthur Miller’s ALL MY SONS, and Tennessee Williams’ SUDDENLY LAST SUMMER, for […]