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Position Available: First Nations Producer

We are currently seeking a First Nations Producer to join the Urban Theatre Projects team. The First Nations Producer is primarily responsible for Producing Urban Theatre Projects’ First Nations projects, which includes supporting emerging, mid-career and established artists, building relationships…

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…

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…

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…

Carriageworks presents
SIMPLE INFINITY

Produced by Urban Theatre Projects Commissioned by Carriageworks A man walks into a bar… Bookended by two texts by Gertrude Stein, Simple Infinity is a play within a play. Interweaving performance and a live string quartet, three unlikely people strike…

Urban Theatre Projects: 2016 program

Urban Theatre Projects are making big things happen in 2016. Highlights include the premiere of Simple Infinity, a remount of The Tribe, the commissioning of five writers across two major works (the very epic Home Project (working title)…

BRE & BACK

Bre & Back goes to the heart of one of the most significant relationships we have in our lifetime – that with our mother. Told from the perspective of four Aboriginal women, Grace and Jenny Shillingsworth, and Lily and Noeleen…

TALK SHOW

Co-host June Hickey and UTP’s Artistic Director Rosie Dennis will kick off NSW Seniors Festival in Parramatta with a talk show with a difference. Think Jimmy Fallon, The Variety Hour and The Footy Show rolled into one and you have…