Interviews

PAUL HEUSTON INTERVIEWS K. YVONNE STAIN

04.04.2016 in Interviews

By Paul Heuston Paul: Welcome to Melbourne, Yvonne! What is ‘Falling in love with Frida’ all about? Yvonne: Falling in Love with Frida (‘Frida’) is an intimate and enticing performance exploring the life, loves and legacy of painter Frida Kahlo alongside that of creator Caroline…

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Performer Interview: Fleur Murphy

19.10.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left spoke with producer and performer Fleur Murphy about her upcoming show with TBC Theatre, ‘Project: Hysteria’.  Project: Hysteria is the umbrella title for the epic, ambitious and inspiring presentation of two of Tennessee Williams’ one-act plays.   Read on to…

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Behind the Scenes: The Cast of ‘Sophisticated Lady’

13.09.2015 in Interviews

Mama Alto, Ilana Charnelle and Satta portray three legendary songstresses of the past; Billie Holiday, Judy Garland and Ella Fitzgerald; in the upcoming show, ‘Sophisticated Lady: A Nightcap with Billie, Judy and Ella’.   Before their Auslan interpreted performance at Hares and Hyenas, they spoke with Auslan Stage…

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Behind the Scenes: Stephanie Dimitriou and ‘TESS’

08.09.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left spoke with co-creator, co-director and dramaturg Stephanie Dimitriou about her upcoming Melbourne Fringe Festival show, TESS. Alongside collaborator Leticia Brennan-Steers, Dimitriou and team have created a performance event, based on Thomas Hardy’s ‘Tess of the d’Urbervilles’, about the systematic destruction…

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Performer Interview: Bree Turner

07.09.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left spoke with writer and performer Bree Turner about her upcoming Melbourne Fringe Festival show ‘Glory Whole’.  Glory Whole is a coming of womanhood story that explores female sexuality, feminism and a myriad of ‘first times’.   Read on to see what…

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Behind the Scenes: Jayde Kirchert and ‘Nude’

21.08.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left spoke with director and writer Jayde Kitchert about her new show ‘Nude: Beneath the Beauty Spot’.  Nude is a one-woman show that puts a new spin on the stories and songs of the greatest sex star that ever lived: Marilyn…

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Performer Interview: Euan Doidge

16.07.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left met with musical theatre performer Euan Doidge  before his performance as Marius in the internationally acclaimed Cameron Mackintosh production of Les Miserables. Originally from Mt Gambier in South Australia, Euan landed his first major role, Paul San Marco, in the…

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Performer Interview: Todd McKenney

01.07.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left met with the critically acclaimed and award winning performer, actor and host Todd McKenney after his workshop with interpreters and deaf consultants at Auslan Stage Left’s Musical Theatre Training weekend.   Read on to see what Todd has to say about…

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Performer Interview: Mama Alto

03.06.2015 in Interviews

Ilana from Auslan Stage Left met with cabaret performer Mama Alto after their Auslan interpreted performance of the award-winning ‘Countertenor Diva’ at Hares and Hyenas.   Read on to see what Mama Alto had to say about working with an Auslan interpreter, providing access and…

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