Wanted – YOU!

Wanted – YOU!

Are you aged between 20 and 40? Do you have an interest in theatre? Are you looking for a challenging role in an Australian play? Would you like to join a lively local amateur theatre company? If so, Torquay Theatre Troupe would like to hear from you. We are looking for males and females to […]

Audition notice.

Audition notice.

AUDITIONS. Jerusalem by Michael Gurr. Jerusalem is an Australian play about the dangers of trying to do good. Vivien runs a prison visiting service. Her ex-husband, Cameron, is an MP whose electoral office doubles as a pit-stop for the needy. The script calls for: 5 females – 50s, 25-40, 50+ 5 males – 50s, 25-45 […]

Next play – November 2016 – “Jerusalem”

Next play – November 2016 – “Jerusalem”

Jerusalem is about building a better world. Vivien Rickman convenes a volunteer group of prison visitors. Cameron Rickman is a member of the parliamentary Labour Party. Each strives to create a new and better society. Oliver Rickman is their son. He travels. They each begin to question their ideals and by looking inwardly to discover […]

All things considered… it looks like fun!

All things considered… it looks like fun!

APRIL 2016. It’s a comedy. It’s coming soon.  It will make you think.  It will make you laugh and may even make you cry. It will entertain you and enlighten you. For tickets call the Torquay Tourist Information Centre  5261 4219.  Have your credit card ready 🙂 Consider it done!

Acting Workshop with Kevin Harrington

Acting Workshop with Kevin Harrington

Saturday 13th February (10am – 3.30pm) Having one of the main actors in TV shows and movies such as ‘Sea Change’, ‘Underbelly’, ‘The Dish’ and ‘Cliffy’ (amongst others) give his time and share his knowledge with the Torquay Theatre Troupe acting (and aspiring actor) group was a tremendous feather in the cap of all concerned. […]

Audition notice – Jan 2016

Audition notice – Jan 2016

AUDITION NOTICE All Things Considered written by Ben Brown, directed by Michael Baker. A British comedy about philosophy and death. Torquay Theatre Troupe is excited to announce our first play for 2016, “All Things Considered” by Ben Brown, which will open on May 19. Michael Baker will direct this intelligent, funny play which explores the […]

Success at 2015 Drama League awards

Success at 2015 Drama League awards

On 6 December 2015, 10 TTT members attended the Victorian Drama League (VDL) Awards night in Chadstone. Over 350 people attended the night and represented 26 different theatre companies from across the State. There were awards for set design, lighting design, sound design, costume design, hand and set props, best actress & actor (including leading, minor […]

President’s AGM speech – 8 Sept. 2015

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Torquay Theatre Troupe AGM         8-9-2015 President’s Report We’ve had another successful year, and again achieved our mission statement of ‘Providing quality Theatre for Torquay’ In December 2014 Michael Baker directed a famous and popular Australian play ‘Cosi’. It brought new actors for audiences to enjoy, and had return performers as well as faithful TTT regulars. […]

Light and sound

Light and sound

Since humble beginnings in 2002 when we only used the 4 x 100 watt globes on the stage (turned on or off by a lighting technician backstage), we have graduated to a small but functional stock of lights that we choose and hang for each show.  We always need help to set these up and […]

Away!

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In November 2015 TTT produced a great comedy written by Michael Gow. Directed by Stacey Carmichael, this play was a real winner. ‘Away’ focuses on three families embarking on their summer holiday at the end of the year. The families are seen as a cross section of the Australian community at the time and they have different life […]