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Season of Plays 2017



  1. “DON’T DRESS FOR DINNER” by Marc Camoletti      – February 24th – March 4th 2017

Director: Frank Joel

Nifty farce about double adultery and gourmet cooking – what better way to forget your stress and put a smile on your face?


  1. “ONE FOR THE ROAD” by Willy Russell                 – April 21st -29th 2017

Director: Ken Cotterill

Life as a married man in the suburbs can be boring, but Dennis Cain is determined to do something about it. He’s had enough and he’s getting out!


  1. “THIS WAY UP” by Elizabeth Coleman                  – June 16th – 24th 2017

Director: Narelle Shorey

What’s a girl to do? Globe-trotting boyfriend, psychoanalysing sister, infatuated friend PLUS a crisis next door. It all unfolds into a very funny Australian comedy.



Due to unforseen circumstances, Toy Symphony by Michael Gow, will not be presented as part of our season of plays for 2017.

It will be replaced with ‘BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE’ to complete this years Rondo season.

We do apologise for this unexpected change.


4.  “BUTTERFLIES ARE FREE” by Leonard Gershe                      – August 11th – 19th 2017 Director: Nader Salam

A carefree “next door girl” walks into this young man’s New York apartment and eventually into his life. A hot romance ensues but things get a little interesting when his mother also walks in. A beautiful romantic comedy that’s also poignant, sentimental and very touching.


  1. “LAST CAB TO DARWIN” by Reg Cribb                 – October 6th – October 14th 2017

Director: Kevin West

As in the film – a heart-warming story of an Aussie battler’s last sunset liberally laced with laconic humour and the charm of the Australian outback.


  1. 6. “Beauty and the Beast” – a pantomime              – December 1st -season to be advised 

Director: Cath Willacy

The traditional story of Beauty and the Beast – but as it is pantomime, you can expect some twists and turns along the way! For kids from 2- 102.