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Risky Summerbee & the Honeythief Space Theatre Saturday, 26 September By Max Cooper   The Space Theatre was stripped back for Risky Summerbee & the Honeythief's set: the audience had seats, and there were stage lights, but there wasn't even an actual stage. And despite having a mouthful of a name, Risky Summerbee & the Honeythief reflected this substance over style ap

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Cry Jailolo Dunstan Playhouse Friday, September 25 By Max Cooper   Cry Jailolo is a contemporary take on traditional tribal dances, choreographed by Eko Supriyanto. The work comes out of Supriyanto's time spent in Jailolo Bay in North Maluku, and explores the beauty of the water (Jailolo is famous for beautiful diving waters) and the threat of environmental degradation. The perfor

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Sacred Sita Space Theatre Thursday, September 24 By Max Cooper   Sacred Sita uses a combination of gamelan (traditional Indonesian ensemble music), dance, and puppetry to tell the story of Sita, wife of Rama (an incarnation of Vishnu). In the Ramayana epic, she is kidnapped by Ravana, the ten-headed King of Lanka, and faces trials after Rama rescues her. The role of Sita was played by

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