Melbourne Observer

Beth Klein of The Melbourne Observer wrote “Plays with dark and intense themes can only work with a strong cast and great direction. Orphans has both” Full review here: Danny and Helen are about to enjoy a romantic dinner, when Helen’s brother Liam enters covered in blood. As far as date-nights going wrong, Dennis Kelly’s grim play Orphans...

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The Theatre Nerd

Antony Steadman of TheatreNerd says “The piece raises many questions and it takes a director of skill to ensure these are drawn out and that the audience is picked up, shaken and left with the message of the piece. Hats off to Montgomery and cast for ensuring that the intensity builds and never waivers…” Click here to read the review of...

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Broadway World

Brett Considine of Broadway World says “Orphans demonstrates how simply-staged theatre can really excel when the audience, by virtue of the structure and tone of the narrative, goes from being a passive recipient of a story to an actively engaged participant.” Click here to read the review of...

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Australian Stage

Jane Canaway of Australian Stage says “Dark and satirical – but with just enough bursts of black humour to maintain your will to live” Click here to read the review of Orphans

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The Age

Cameron Woodhead, of the Age, says “it’s quite a tense, watchable production, with talented actors knuckling down to get under the skin of some gut-wrenching material.” Click here to read the review of...

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