Experiencing The Club with Cassie Tongue

One of Australia’s leading theatre critics speaks about why she loved The Club.

Cassie Tongue is one of Australia’s leading theatre critics and arts writers. isthisyours? all-female, three-actor version of David Williamson’s The Club made her think and made her laugh (a lot). We chat to here about what she loved about the production, and how you can get the most out of it as you walk in.

In your review of The Club, you wrote:

What did it make you think about and why did you enjoy it?

The Club in rehearsal. Photos by Tash McCammon.

In this play there’s a really interesting conversation happening with tradition, both in relation to traditional ideas of masculinity but also with the Australian canon. What questions do you think The Club is posing?

Director Tessa Leong talks about the decision to take on an Aussie classic.

What is the experience of the seeing The Club? If you could prime an audience member before going into this show, what would you tell them?

Behind the Curtain

State Theatre Company South Australia welcomes you behind…

Behind the Curtain

State Theatre Company South Australia welcomes you behind the curtain. Join us for bold opinions and discussions of art and theatre and learn about what makes the onstage magic happen.

Behind the Curtain

State Theatre Company South Australia welcomes you behind the curtain. Join us for bold opinions and discussions of art and theatre and learn about what makes the onstage magic happen.