Melbourne Theatre Company
Melbourne Theatre Company's theme for 2013, New
Light, symbolises the energy the Company is investing to make
MTC a beacon of innovative storytelling and diverse theatrical
With a thrilling mix of West End smash hits, Australian premieres, stunning classics and exciting new initiatives, it promises to be a brilliant season. In 2013 MTC will introduce you to artists and companies with whom it's never worked with before, throw new light on great dramatic works and illuminate your theatre experience with a variety of productions, enterprises and special presentations.
All of this as the Company celebrates its sixtieth year of producing wonderful theatre, reflecting on its proud history and lighting a new path into the future.
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New Light: 2013 Season
One Man, Two Guvnors
One Man, Two Guvnors
Best availability 24 – 29 June!
17 May - 29 June 2013
Price Range: $99 - $139
Solomon and Marion
Solomon and Marionby Lara Foot
"'Not to be missed' and 'once in a lifetime' are overtraded critical clichés. This is, however, an occasion where they are apt and fitting." Cape Times
"A clever and important commentary on the scars of a healing country." What’s On in Cape Town
BEST NEW SOUTH AFRICAN PLAY, FLEUR DU CAP AWARD (2011)
This delicate and beautifully wrought South African drama heralds another Australian debut of exceptional new international writing. Much loved television and stage favourite Gillian Jones, well-known for her roles in Love My Way, Packed to the Rafters, and The Slap, joins Pacharo Mzembe in this intimate two hander, directed by Pamela Rabe.
7 June - 20 July 2013
Rupertby David Williamson
Australia’s best-known playwright returns to MTC as we’ve never seen him before, using the greatest media scandal of modern times as the launchpad for a maverick theatrical presentation.
24 August - 28 September 2013
The Mountaintopby Katori Hall
Dr Martin Luther King Jr has stood high upon the mountaintop and he’s seen the Promised Land. But on this rainy night in 1968 he mostly feels footsore, weary and sick at heart.
1 November - 14 December 2013