Theatre Resources: blogs/reviews, auditions, theatrical agents, ticketing agencies+

Theatre Bloggers/Reviewers

'Perspectives on Theatre Criticism' a Keynote speech by USA Playwright, Lauren Gunderson (April 4, 2014)

Plays To See - International Theatre Reviews

Suzy Goes See Sydney-based writer/reviewer

Kevin Jackson's Theatre Diary Kevin Jackson taught acting at NIDA for 20 years until 2011.

Deborah Jones Deborah Jones writes on theatre, including dance theatre. musical theatre and opera

Limelight Magazine (music and arts)

Jason Blake theatre reviewer (not current)

Judith Greenaway / 'Notes on Set, Lighting and Sound of current live theatre events in Sydney'

Daily Telegraph Arts Coverage

Joy Minter - The Buzz From Sydney

John Shand

Diana Simmonds

State of the Art / Jane Simmons theatre and arts reviews

Lisa Thatcher (Sometimes writes on theatre)

SydneyArts Guide Theatre Reviews

Sometimes Melbourne by Anne-Marie

Adelaide Now Reviews

Jane Howard (Not current for 2021)

Theatreguide Adelaide

Carving In Snow / David Berthold (not current for 2021)

Brisbane Times Stage Reviews

XS Entertain Me blog (various reviewers)

Arts reviews for the West Australian newspaper

Canberra Critics Circle

The Saturday Paper - Culture/Theatre Section

Aussie Theatre (excellent theatre site with lots of features)

Stage Whispers (another great theatre site with lots of features)

Australian Stage (national theatre site with a WHAT"S ON section for each city)

New Zealand Theatre reviews New Zealand

Irish Times Ireland

Irish Independent

The Guardian Newspaper United Kingdom

The Arts Desk ; Theatre United Kingdom

London Theatre Reviews United Kingdom

The Independent United Kingdom

Facebook Pages & Groups for people involved in theatre in Sydney, Australia

Theatre Network NSW - Theatre Network NSW (TNN) is a new service organisation dedicated to strengthening and enriching the theatre sector in NSW.

Sydney Actor - Originally an email list founded August 2000, SydneyActor continues to live on on Facebook as way for local filmmakers and actors to connect and talk about anything relating to their craft and projects and perhaps end up working together. Casting notices are encouraged and if you are promoting a local course, local service, local film screening, international film competition, or play please limit to one post. Discounts, added incentives and complimentary tickets for SydneyActor members is encouraged. Please note that Actors using this as a platform for continual self-promotion beyond an introduction may result in you being removed and banned. Sharing good news amongst the community is fine!

Sydney Costume FB Group

Beg, Borrow & Steal - Sydney Theatre Community Noticeboard - A community noticeboard for Sydney theatremakers to swap, give away, offer, lend and request items! Need an unusual prop for your upcoming production? Looking for a particular costume? Or are you short some technical equipment? Perhaps you're wrapping a show and need to off-load some furniture from your set? Or maybe you have a free rehearsal space to offer? This is the place.

The Five Minute Call - 'The Five' is for people who have worked in the professional arts industry i.e.. theatre, film, tv, dance, vocalists etc... Please use this group as an arts community. Please NO SELF PROMOTION.

Aussie Actors Marketplace - A marketplace for Accommodation, Stuff for Sale and Travel. This group is for actors who regularly travel interstate and need cheap, short-term accommodation.. ** No promo (unless offering a special deal/discount) or crowd-funding posts please. If you're uncertain, contact administrator first **

Australian Arts Opportunities - For all performing artists to share and keep up to date with the latest auditions and opportunities happening around Australia, in all art forms.

The Australian Ministry of Theatre

The Australian Ministry of Theatre is committed to fostering and supporting the talents and professional development of individual theatre practitioners and their companies within the Australian arts sector. As a company, we aim to promote a fair and equitable community environment where artists and companies are encouraged to engage, interact and collaborate professionally. Our purpose is to foster an environment that promotes and provides momentum for the ongoing development of creativity and excellence in theatre production.

Auditions Links Stage Whispers Auditions page TheatrePeople Auditions page Audition Notices Auditions Listings Australia Sydney Audition Sydney Auditions ArtsHub Auditions page

See also:

Bell Shakespeare Careers page

Information for actors on the Belvoir St Theatre website

Invite a Sydney Theatre Company representative to see your show:

Theatrical Agents

Yellow Creative Management

Australian Actors Network

7 Flavours / Kogarah NSW

Agent M / Bondi Beach NSW

Arts Management / Surry Hills NSW

Asia Look Model & Talent Management Agency / Willoughby NSW

Bedford & Pearce Management / Katoomba NSW

Brent Street Agency / Moore Park, NSW

Cameron's Management / Surry Hills NSW

Carolyn White Management / Crows Nest NSW

Creative Representation / Redfern NSW

David Spicer Productions

Ego Management / Woolloomooloo NSW

EM Voices / Bondi Junction NSW

TV Extras / SASS Management (Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Gold Coast, Perth, Brisbane)

Gina Stoj Management / Lambton Gardens NSW

Grayboy The Agency Surry Hills NSW

The Green Room / Ashfield NSW

Harbour Street Management Marrickville NSW

Harry M Miller Group / Moore Park NSW

HLA Management / Redfern NSW / Sydney based theatrical management agency

International Casting & Creative Management Sydney Melbourne and Jakarta

Kermond Management Darlinghurst NSW

Kubler Auckland Management Double Bay NSW

Lee Leslie Management Pty Ltd

Lisa Mann Creative Management (LMCM)

Lucas Management

Morrissey Management Roseberry NSW

Marquee Management Paddington NSW

Matrics Management Bondi Beach NSW

MCTV Model and Talent Management Sydney CBD NSW

Meissner Management Paddington NSW

Mollison Keightley Management

Nicky Gluyas Management Avalon NSW

PG's Agency

Random Management

RGM Artist Group Pty Ltd

RMK Voice Productions

Rosey's Model and Management & Castings

Shanahan Management Surry Hills NSW

Sophie Jermyn Management Bondi Beach NSW

Smith & Macdonald Creative Management

Stacey Testro International Moore Park NSW

Sue Barnett and Associates Pty Ltd

Sydney Creative Management

Sydney Talent Company

Screen Talent

Therese Clifford Management

Townsend Management

Voom Management Neutral Bay NSW

Who Dares Leichardt NSW / Stunt performer agency

Ticketing Agencies used by theatres in Sydney & Australia

The Ticketing Business - ticketing industry news

Try Booking


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Ticketwombat (helps promote show via ticket give-aways)