Entries by Lyn Wallis

Hotel Bonegilla is on its way!

A fantastic community cast is busily rehearsing with director Anni Gifford for our presentation of Hotel Bonegilla, 16-18 November. 25 local community actors – including our 2017/18 Studio Ensemble – are exploring Tes Lyssiotis’ moving play about the early migrant experience of Wodonga’s Bonegilla Migrant Reception and Training Centre. The Hotel Bonegilla presentation will be […]

Sydney Opera House: ANTIDOTE Satellite

Sunday 3 September from 11am

We are thrilled to partner with the Sydney Opera House to beam selected panels from its ANTIDOTE Festival of Ideas, Art and Action on Sunday 3 September, live into our Butter Factory Theatre. Sit back with a glass of wine, enjoy free nibbles and be part of the action, as we share these provocative […]

Community Auditions Hotel Bonegilla

Auditions: 6-8pm Tuesday 22 August

We are thrilled to announce that fabulous local teaching artist and director Anni Gifford will direct our special rehearsed community reading of Hotel Bonegilla.

We are ready for you to audition!

The two-hour session on 22 August will include a brief information section, warm-up and enjoyable group auditions. If you performed in […]

Studio 2017/18 Auditions!

It’s time again! Are you a dedicated young actor aged between 17 (or turning 17 in 2017) and 26? Are you a teacher with talented students in this age group? If the answer is ‘yes’, then we want to hear from you.

The Studio is an advanced skills development program for talented young actors who have a […]

Hotspot Podcast: all about ‘Hurt’

The next HotHouse cab off the rank is White Box Theatre’s terrific production of Catherine McKinnon’s terrific play Hurt – opening on Tuesday 25 July. The show’s director Kim Hardwick, took time out of the Hurt rehearsal room to chat with HotHouse’s Artistic Director Lyn Wallis. They talk about what attracted Kim to the play, […]

Outposts: free playwriting course!

Playwriting Australia (PWA) is the national organisation working with playwrights and theatre artists from all backgrounds and at all levels of their careers. Outposts is based on PWA’s nationally renowned writer training programs, and HotHouse Theatre is thrilled to partner with PWA to bring Outposts to writers in our region.

Whether you participated in the […]

Playreading auditions Monday 21 March!


Ever wanted to tread the boards of the Butter Factory Theatre?  We are holding a community audition session this Monday 21st March. Audition times are available from 6pm.

Auditions are for the Sunday Best community playreading series, which […]