Archive for January, 2012

Meow Meow’s Little Match Girl | Malthouse and Sydney Festival


It’s true that often the most anticipated events of the Sydney Festival is hidden within the beautiful transient walls of The Famous Spiegeltent – and it appears that 2012 is not the year of the dragon, but the year of the cat. Read more

Babel (Words) | Sydney Festival


Opening night at Sydney Theatre, of the much anticipated Babel (words). When the lights went out, the music stopped. The audience stood in their seats applauding with gusto. I sat and clapped. Read more

L’Effet de Serge | Sydney Festival


There’s a room like any other. It has carpet. It has walls. It has glass doors. It has a ping-pong table.

There’s a man, like any other. He has limbs. And a voice. He has a head. He’s wearing an astronaut suit. Read more

I Am Eora | Sydney Festival


It may have taken three or four years of discussions or partnerships – but it draws on over 60,000 years of continuing culture – and there’s nothing I love more, than being surprised and delighted by a truly brave and exciting piece of work – I’m talking about I Am Eora. Read more

Annie | The Lyric Theatre


New York city is a magical place. A place of grandeur and a place of dark desperation. There is a magic in the air – a fizziness that makes you dizzy – where the possibility of being somebody, or “making it” feels absolutely feasible. Read more

2011: A Year in Review/s


Well thank goodness that’s over! I don’t know about you, but 2011 was a weird one. Read more

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Augusta Supple

Sydney-based theatre director, producer and writer. This site is about my long, deep, bright-eyed, ever-hopeful, sometimes difficult, always invigorating, rambunctious, rebellious, dynamic and very personal relationship with Australian Arts and Culture... I reflect on shows, talks, essays, writing, artists that inspire me to say something, and you'll find out what I'm working on, who I'm working with and what inspires me.