Tag Archives: Louise Fischer

October 13

Harvest – Louise Fischer and the problems of progress. (Theatre Review)

Harvest New Theatre 7 October to 8 November – You can grab your tickets here. Roughly ten years ago, Harvest writer Richard Bean outed himself as a ‘Monsterist’, now defined as a playwright committed to large-scale works, with enormous casts, covering enormous themes and taking a (relatively) enormous amount of time. It’s a bold move […]

June 09

Enron – Louise Fischer and the tragedy of the smartest guys in the room. (Theatre review)

Louise Fischer has taken a rather interesting gamble in bringing the 2009 Lucy Prebble play Enron to Australian shores. Or rather, given our passion for British humour is as much a part of our genetic makeup as our suspicion for American humor is, she made what we might call a calculated risk – something the […]