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Nominees for the 2018 Sydney Theatre Awards are…

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The Seymour Centre is about to play host to Sydney’s Theatre Awards for 2018 after the nominees were announced. It’s time to get excited. Nominations in the 33 categories were spread across 49 productions which played on Sydney stages during 2018. Sydney Theatre Company has a clean sweep in the Best Mainstage Production category with Blackie Blackie Brown, The Harp In The South, The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui and Saint Joan all vying for the award, the first time one theatre company has dominated all nominations in this category. The nominees for Best Independent Production are The Flick (Outhouse Theatre Company in association with Seymour Centre), Metamorphoses (Apocalypse Theatre Company in association with Red Line Productions), Stupid Fucking Bird (New Theatre) and There Will Be A Climax (Red Line Productions in partnership with NIDA). The Sydney Theatre Awards are presented annually by a group of leading theatre critics to celebrate the strength, quality and diversity of theatre in Sydney. The panel consist of Elissa Blake (Audrey Journal), Jason Blake (Audrey Journal), Deborah Jones (The Australian), Jo Litson (Limelight), John McCallum (The Australian), Joyce Morgan (The Sydney Morning Herald), Ben Neutze (Time Out), John Shand (The Sydney Morning Herald) Diana Simmonds (Stagenoise), Cassie Tongue (Time Out) and Suzy Wrong (Suzy Goes See). Here are the nominees… BEST MAINSTAGE PRODUCTION Blackie Blackie Brown (Sydney Theatre Company) The Harp in the South (Sydney Theatre Company) The Resistible Rise of Arturo Ui (Sydney Theatre Company) Saint Joan (Sydney Theatre Company) BEST INDEPENDENT PRODUCTION The Flick (Outhouse Theatre Company in association with Seymour Centre) Metamorphoses (Apocalypse Theatre Company in association with Red Line Productions) Stupid… Read More