May eNews Special Offers

Two stunning operas, a powerful new production at the Old Fitz Theatre, a couple of acclaimed films and a highlight at the Sydney Writers Festival... We've rounded up some brilliant giveaways and offers for you this May.



DOUBT: A PARABLE

Amidst the turbulence of the 1960s, Sister Aloysius, a Bronx school principal and stern Catholic nun, takes matters into her own hands when she suspects the young Father Flynn of improper relations with one of the male students. An accusation sets the stage for a powerful clash of authority, tradition, responsibility and faith.

Directed by Dino Dimitriadis and starring Charmaine Bingwa, Damian de Montemas, Belinda Giblin and Matilda Ridgway (from Belvoir’s Jasper Jones), Apocalypse Theatre Co’s production of DOUBT: A PARABLE opens at the Old Fitz Theatre on May 10.

For your chance to win a double pass on May 11 at 8.15pm, email your contact details to [email protected] subject line: LIES.

SWF GALA: ADVICE FROM NASTY WOMEN

When Donald Trump called Hillary Clinton a ‘nasty woman’, he didn’t know the term would become a battle cry of his opponents. In a centrepiece event of the Festival, luminaries Brit Bennett, Durga Chew-Bose, Viola Di Grado, Anita Heiss, Chris Kraus and Nadja Spiegelman take to the stage to share cautionary tales, life lessons, wisdom and good advice.

8.30pm Saturday 27 May, Sydney Town Hall

For your chance to win a double pass to Advice from Nasty Women, email [email protected] with the subject line: NASTY WOMEN.

 

WHITELEY

This documentary is a visual journey into the life and creative legacy of Australia’s most iconic artist, Brett Whiteley. WHITELEY examines the extraordinary impact of the artist’s work on Australia’s creative culture: he blazed a trail that still lights a path forward for a new generation of artists. In cinemas May 11.

View the trailer.

To be in the running to win an in-season double pass, email your full name and postal address to [email protected] with the subject line: BELVOIR WHITELEY.

 

PINCHGUT OPERA’S RAMEAU

Win a double pass to experience this impeccably crafted triple bill curated by Pinchgut Opera’s artistic director Erin Helyard. Showcasing some of Rameau’s most joyous music, Anacreon and Pigmalion, and contrasted with an Italian intermezzo in the style of the period. All competition entrants will receive a 10% discount on the purchase of A, B and C Reserve tickets. 15 – 20 June, City Recital Hall, Angel Place Sydney.

To enter, email [email protected] with the subject line: Win Rameau With Belvoir. Entries close 30 May.

For more information click HERE.

TWO WEDDINGS, ONE BRIDE

All of your favourite operetta waltzes, polkas and songs by Strauss, Offenbach, Lehár and Kálmán come together in this raucous comedy. Two Weddings, One Bride is a brand new operetta created by Robert Greene, based on a story by Charles Lecocq. Gather for a fun night out at the Sydney Opera House, and let the sumptuous costumes, pretty sets and joyful melodies take you all the way to French Morocco.

To win tickets to Two Weddings, One Bride on Tuesday 13 June click HERE using the promo code BELVOIR.

THE SENSE OF AN ENDING

Based on Julian Barnes’ Man Booker Prize winning novel and directed by Ritesh Batra (The Lunchbox), THE SENSE OF AN ENDING is a powerful story of a reclusive man who faces the truth about his first love and the devastating consequences of decisions made a lifetime ago. In cinemas 25 May.

View the trailer.

To be in the running to win an in-season double pass, email your full name and postal address to [email protected] with the subject line: BELVOIR SENSE.