Past Projects

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…

_Space Residency

During 2016, UTP is offering three _Space residencies to the following artists: Angela Goh, Lucky Lartey and Phil Soliman. Angela Goh Angela Goh was our _Space resident in April, where she worked on her new work Desert Body Creep which…

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…

BAYANIHAN HOPPING SPIRIT HOUSE

Bayanihan Hopping Spirit House is part of an ongoing collaboration with Urban Theatre Projects to explore how the community practice of bayanihan can be creatively translated and expanded within different community contexts. The project is grounded on the translation of…

COFFEE, TEA & CIGARETTES

Coffee, Tea & 25 Cigarettes is an informal evening about Arab Australian contemporary theatre over the last 25 years. Artists who have been making Arab-centred performances in Australia – in English and/or Arabic – will share visuals and personal stories…

MY RADIO HEART

A love story for the 21st Century. A NORPA and Urban Theatre Projects co-production. Commissioned by NORPA. Sydney’s Urban Theatre Projects and Northern Rivers Performing Arts have put together something so creative and unique with My Radio Heart that it…

BANKSTOWN:LIVE

Curated and Produced by Urban Theatre Projects Presented by Urban Theatre Projects & Sydney Festival   As the sun set over western Sydney, a suburban street in Bankstown transformed into a temporary foyer and backyards into temporary theatres as audiences…

SONGS FROM NORTHAM AVENUE

Toby Martin & guests In 2013, Urban Theatre Projects invited Toby Martin to write songs on a front verandah on Northam Avenue as part of an artist residency. In 2014, Martin returned to finish a collection of songs inspired by…

LULLABY MOVEMENT

Fresh from performing in premieres of In Dreams: David Lynch Revisited and Frank Zappa’s legendary 200 Motels for the Barbican and Southbank Centres, London, Brous returned to Australia to devise this new commission exploring the melodies and multi-layered meaning of…

FAMILY PORTRAITS

Over the years I have worked on numerous projects with residents from Bankstown and every single one of them loves living here. I am fortunate that I have met so many amazing people who have welcomed me into their homes…