56 episodes

Welcome to the audio library of Melbourne's home of theatre, MTC.

Hear from actors and creatives including David Hare, Missy Higgins, Barrie Kosky, Jamie Lloyd, Miriam Margolyes, Joanna Murray-Smith, Simon Stephens, Brett Sheehy, Sam Strong, THE SWEATS, Sigrid Thornton, Jane Turner and more in this collection of recordings from live events, music, and our MTC Talks interview series hosted by Fiona Gruber.

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Welcome to the audio library of Melbourne's home of theatre, MTC.

Hear from actors and creatives including David Hare, Missy Higgins, Barrie Kosky, Jamie Lloyd, Miriam Margolyes, Joanna Murray-Smith, Simon Stephens, Brett Sheehy, Sam Strong, THE SWEATS, Sigrid Thornton, Jane Turner and more in this collection of recordings from live events, music, and our MTC Talks interview series hosted by Fiona Gruber.

    MTC Conversations | David Hare in Conversation

    MTC Conversations | David Hare in Conversation

    Join us as we relive our 2016 In Conversation event with internationally renowned UK playwright and screenwriter Sir David Hare.

    During his illustrious career, David Hare has written more than 30 plays including Plenty, Racing Demon, Amy’s View and Skylight. He has received two Academy Award nominations for his screenplay adaptations of The Hours and The Reader.

    In this event presented by Melbourne Theatre Company in partnership with The Wheeler Centre, David Hare spoke with Australian barrister and writer Julian Burnside about politics, art and the writing life.

    • 52 min
    MTC Conversations | Andrea James in Conversation

    MTC Conversations | Andrea James in Conversation

    As the colder weather creeps up, there’s no better time to dream of summer. So settle in with our audio recording of director and playwright Andrea James, discussing her new play Sunshine Super Girl, ahead of its season at the Sumner in November.

    You will hear Andrea James discuss her new play, Sunshine Super Girl – the remarkable story of Australian sporting legend Evonne Goolagong, a girl from the bush who rose to become the number one tennis player in the world and a household name by the age of 19.

    Recorded as part of MTC at MPavilion in January, it features James in conversation with MTC Literary Associate Jenni Medway, and well as excerpts from this new work read by Leonie Whyman.

    Sunshine Super Girl by Andrea James is produced by Performing Lines.

    • 48 min
    MTC Talks | Interview with playwright Nakkiah Lui

    MTC Talks | Interview with playwright Nakkiah Lui

    Award-winning writer and TV personality Nakkiah Lui talks to STC Content Manager Carl Nilson-Polias about her motivations for writing this hugely-successful play. Lui shows us why she is one of this country’s most incisive comedy writers, with a home-grown satire that is both subversive and thoroughly entertaining. Buy tickets to Black is the New White at mtc.com.au

    • 15 min
    MTC Talks | Louis Nowra

    MTC Talks | Louis Nowra

    Playwright Louis Nowra tells Fiona Gruber about the people who changed his life, and how they came to form the inspiration behind his iconic play Cosí.

    https://www.mtc.com.au/plays-and-tickets/season-2019/cosi/

    • 10 min
    MTC Talks | Interview with Director Sarah Goodes

    MTC Talks | Interview with Director Sarah Goodes

    MTC Associate Director Sarah Goodes speaks to Sarah Corridon about the character Nora Helmer and the assumptions that have been made about her for over 100 years.

    • 8 min
    MTC Talks | Interview with Director Dean Bryant

    MTC Talks | Interview with Director Dean Bryant

    MTC Associate Director Dean Bryant chats to Sarah Corridon about the many layers of Wild.

    • 16 min

Customer Reviews

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Wrancr0ft ,

Smarmy to say the least

Self-promotion in a painful way, i can picture the office meeting that spawned this, nonetheless good to get an idea of the play before spending $65 for a backseat ticket 🙄

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