Independent Theatre

...literature, life and really good yarns
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    Independent Theatre began life in 1984, with the aim of presenting Adelaide audiences with a wide range of neglected classics and challenging new plays.  True to its charter, through 100 productions, the company has presented 16 South Australian premieres, 31 Australian premieres and 20 world premieres.  In its 31st year, it is presenting 3 major productions, together with a staged playreading of an Australian classic.  

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  • On stage next


    Following the company's recent smash hit, THE GREAT GATSBY at the Space Theatre, Independent Theatre is now preparing for the Australian Premiere of Lolita Chakrabarti's brand-new play about the first black actor ever to play Othello at Covent Garden.  Click on the poster for more details

  • in pictures

    Browse our photo gallery for a panorama of our incredible 100-production history.  Great plays, great performances, great sets, great costumes - the pages are a treasure trove of memories spanning 30 years.

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From the audience

  • Mockingbird was brilliant! Thank you to all involved! I was crying at the end!

    Shilpa Jesudason
  • No one does these things quite like Independent Theatre does.
    Ewart Shaw