Porcelain Punch… a theatre-making memory

Two performers on stage. A male performer is holding a medicine bottle with bow tied arounf the top, accompanied by a female performer playing an accordion piano.

In 2013 Critical Stages Touring (then ‘Critical Stages’)  took The Porcelain Punch Traveling Medicine Show on a whirlwind tour of regional Victoria from Kingston Arts to Colac Otway Performing Arts Centre, and from Apollo Bay’s Mechanic Hall to the lovely Phee Broadway Theatre in Castlemaine. It was the beginning of a beautiful arts friendship that continues today with two of…

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CST Commissions 16 New Australian Stories for Stage and Screen

a collage of headshots featuring the selected writers is presented without colour over three rows with the Come To Where i Am Logo placed in the middle of the image.

CST Commissions 16 New Australian Stories for Stage and Screen After a rigorous selection process, sixteen new plays about the places we live are destined for both live performance and digital distribution for Come to Where I Am – Australia, the exciting new writing and performance initiative from Paines Plough and Critical Stages Touring, Australia’s national touring theatre company. In…

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