The Fah King Ridiculous

21 November – 1 December 2018 THE FAH KING RIDICULOUS Presented by The Royal National Theatre of Jingili With no set or props, 4 actors play 22 roles between them, bringing the play alive with physical comedy, witty word play and 4 part harmonies. Three intrepid travelers are on a quest to cleanse the Fah…

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WORDSTORM

24 – 27 May 2018 NT WRITERS’ FESTIVAL: WORDSTORM Presented by The NT Writers’ Centre The NT Writers’ Festival: Wordstorm is three-and-a-half days of book launches, discussions, workshops and special events. This year’s special guests include award-winning authors Michelle de Kretser, Alice Pung, Ellen van Neerven, Michael Mohammed Ahmad and actor and poet Steven Oliver.…

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NT NEWS LIVE ON FRIDAYS

4 May – 28 September 2018 NT NEWS LIVE ON FRIDAYS The Brown’s Mart courtyard will once again come alive this Dry with the return of the ever popular NT News Live on Fridays. Enjoy a cool drink and free live music in the picturesque Brown’s Mart courtyard, the perfect place to wind down on…

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VIP SEASON TICKETS ON SALE NOW!

Offer Expires 23 April 2018 2018 SHIMMER SEASON Opening Night VIP package Enjoy exclusive Opening Night tickets to all three 2018 SHIMMMER season productions: 9 May – The Turquoise Elephant 12 June – A Smoke Social 17 October – Singularity Package includes: Opening night tickets to all three shows; reserved seating, champagne and finger food…

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HILLBILLY HORROR

24 – 28 July 2018 HILLBILLY HORROR The smash hit physical comedy Hillbilly Horror returns! Join the crazy Cooters and their bumbling cousin St John as they traverse the dangers of the backwoods in an attempt to lift their family curse. Can they do it before the blood moon rises, or will Brother Ezra and the…

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HILLBILLY HORROR

14 & 17 March 2018 HILLBILLY HORROR by The Royal National Theatre of Jingili Directed by Gail Evans Presented by Artback NT and Brown’s Mart Theatre Something’s rotten in the Cooters’ backwoods cabin – and it’s not just Granma’s guts. A blood moon’s soon to rise, once more activating the Cooter curse caused by a…

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A Smoke Social

20 – 30 June 2018 A SMOKE SOCIAL by Sandra Thibodeaux, directed by Alex Galeazzi Presented by Brown’s Mart Productions In Darwin during WWI, ‘smoke social’ parties were staged to farewell enlisting soldiers. They featured Vaudeville routines, songs, poetry and brass bands. A Smoke Social, re-creates one of these parties, inviting audiences to participate as…

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The Crucible

5 – 13 April 2018 THE CRUCIBLE Written by Arthur Miller Directed by Merrilee Mills Presented by Brown’s Mart Productions Accusations of witchcraft turn neighbor against neighbor in 17th century Salem, Massachusetts. The God-fearing citizens of Salem believe in the power of dark magic and its ability to wreak havoc and destruction if it is…

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THE PEN AND THE SWORD

5 – 9 June 2018 THE PEN & THE SWORD: WORDS IN WAR Directed by Tony Rive “…and now the Winter of the world with perishing great darkness closes in”. In honour of the Centenary of World War One coming to a close, theatre ad absurdum proudly presents The Pen and the Sword at Brown’s…

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