Category: Editorials

30 April, 2021

Visual Storytelling and Clowning // Backstage with UTOPIA! and the Caravan Calamity’s Kara Fisher

With Anywhere Festival 2021 just around the corner, Bravo Brisbane caught up with one of the creators bringing theatre to life anywhere but a theatre this May. Meet Kara Fisher who is the Co-Creator, Choreographer, and a Performer in Observatory Theatre’s UTOPIA! and the Caravan Calamity. Tell us a little bit about yourself? I am a musical theatre graduate, so I enjoy all aspects of […]

7 February, 2021

Fresh, Innovative & Brave // Observatory Theatre 2021 Season Launch

There is nothing more exciting than seeing fresh faces on the Brisbane theatre scene. The new kids on the block, Observatory Theatre, are here to shake things up. Their 2021 season of immersive, boundary-bending theatre was launched over Facebook Live on 4 February 2021. It is impossible not to be immediately taken with the fresh concepts and innovative ideas of these new young theatre makers. […]

15 September, 2020

Does the pandemic spell the beginning of the end for live performance?

In the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, as we found ourselves confined to the couch, longing for the sweet first notes of the overture and the excited whispers of the audience, many of us turned to digital media for our entertainment fix. With a plethora of quality digital stories and content readily available and easily accessible from the couch, you might be asking yourself this question: Will this pandemic spell the beginning of the end for live performance?