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Songs from Northam Avenue

ONLY ONE PUBLIC HOUSE CONCERT FRIDAY 21 APRIL  Urban Theatre Projects is excited to be hosting an intimate ‘house concert’ to celebrate the recent release of Toby Martin’s new album Songs from Northam Avenue. Rolling Stone gave the album…

THE LOCALS MUSIC

ENSEMBLE OFFSPRING WITH LUCKY LARTEY IN RESIDENCE For our second The Locals Residence we’re hosting with previous _SPACE residency artist Lucky Lartey and musicians from Ensemble Offspring. The invitation is open for blue-sky research and collaborative exchange between western, eastern,…

THE LOCALS

WRITING THE WEST The Locals is UTP’s continued commitment to investing in emerging artists from Western Sydney. In 2017, UTP is partnering with Sweatshop Literacy Movement to commission up to 6 emerging writers from Western Sydney as part of The…

2200|REVIEW

2200 RE: VIEW  We are looking for 6 local Bankstown residents to join UTP’s Artistic Director Rosie Dennis, for a regular date to the theatre or the gallery or concert. Rosie has picked out 4 events throughout the year and…

THE TRIBE

Adapted by Michael Mohammed Ahmad & Janice Muller Based on the novel by Michael Mohammed Ahmad   Performed by the inimitable Hazem Shammas, The Tribe is a story of belonging and family, told by Bani as a small boy finding…

BLAK BOX

A LISTENING ROOM FOR NEW WRITING BY ABORIGINAL ARTISTS In 2016, UTP is expanding our B-SIDE program by commissioning two writers to develop a full-length work, specifically written for a custom-made listening room – Blak Box – which is literally…

Home Country in the press

The Sydney Morning Herald – “From the rooftop you can see the mess of city life: other multi-level car parks, apartment blocks with satellite dishes, land dug up by developers… To the west, you can see the Blue Mountains. To…

HOME COUNTRY

Presented by Urban Theatre Projects, Blacktown Arts Centre and Sydney Festival Staged in a multi-level car park in Blacktown, HOME COUNTRY is a theatrical triptych that explores place, identity, and what it means to be home. With Aboriginal Elder Uncle…

ONE DAY FOR PEACE

About the film In one of the most multicultural cities in the world, One Day For Peace takes us on a journey across the suburbs of Western Sydney to ask: what do you believe? Produced by Urban Theatre Projects, this…

RIGHT HERE. RIGHT NOW.

Building on our Practice & Participate artist residency program which seeded a number of new works for BANKSTOWN:LIVE, RIGHT HERE. RIGHT NOW. is UTP’s artist residency program for 2016-2018. Over several months, four artists will be in residence with…