2017 Roxy Program

Download a copy of the 2017 Roxy Theatre Program here. 2017 Roxy...

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2017 North West Theatre Company Film Club List

FILM CLUB ANNOUNCES PROGRAM FOR 2017. The North West Theatre Company Film Club has announced an imposing program of films for their 2017 program, with a very well balanced collection of dramas, comedies, the old, the new and the interesting. President John Wearne told the Advocate that the strength of the program lies in its variety. “There is something for everyone, with old classics such as “Blazing Saddles” and “Lawrence of Arabia” meeting more modern works like “Silver Linings Playbook” and the hilarious black comedy “Death at a Funeral”. Two particularly intriguing movies are...

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27th May to 4th June – North West Theatre Company Presents – 39 Steps

The great film director Alfred Hitchcock once said, ‘Murder should be put back into the home … where it belongs!’ He made his movie career around elaborate tales of murder, intrigue and suspense; ‘Rear Window’, ‘Vertigo’, ‘The Birds’, ‘To Catch a Thief’, ‘North by Northwest’ and of course ‘The 39 Steps’, to name but a few. Playwright Patrick Barlow has taken the original story of ‘The 39 Steps’ by John Buchan, mixed it with the Hitchcock film, and thrown in snippets from many other suspense films to produce the comedy play ‘The 39 Steps’. It is a madcap suspense filled romp through England...

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31st August – Melbourne City Ballet Company – A Midsummer Nights Dream

There’s magic in these forests…  Melbourne City Ballet and the Roxy Theatre presents a not to be missed  Shakespearian classic. After the huge success of MCBs touring production of Romeo & Juliet in 2016. Melbourne City Ballet will perform their interpretation of A Midsummer Night’s Dream live at the Roxy Theatre. Choreographed by Artistic Director, Michael Pappalardo, audiences will see a range of diverse movement, executed by some of Australia’s most talented artists. This comical tale explores the lives of two couples whose lives are affected by the meddling...

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7th September – Live Kids Show – Aladdin and his Magic IPod

An interactive and educational play for children aged 3-11yrs. Aladdin was sick and tired of his boring old lamp so he traded it in for a brand new i-Pod… WOW! Now he can sit around all day listening to his favourite songs while all of his wishes are being granted. There’s just one problem – his new genie is not very good at the job! He’s only learning you see and he makes lots of mistakes… Aladdin wished for a BIG HOUSE and got a BIG MOUSE! – He was very angry! Oh Dear… One more mistake and Aladdin will be wishing for a NEW Genie. 11.00am – School Groups Welcome – All tickets...

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NWTC Play Readings

 Calling all Thespians On the second Sunday of each month the North West Theatre Company (NWTC) will be again conducting play readings. These readings are held in the Roxy upstairs conference room at 4.00 pm. Some of the plays will be really good – some not so good. You can come along and be the judge. The aim of the readings is not for selection of plays for the NWTC to produce, rather, it is an opportunity for all frustrated thespians to come along and read a part in a play for the pure pleasure and enjoyment of doing so with a group of people who love theatre as much as you do. If you...

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