The Old Nick Company has a strong history of presenting traditional, edgy and ground breaking productions to Tasmanian audiences. As a company we are committed to The Hobart Theatre Summer School (February-March), The Uni Revue (May), and OneFest (August). As a company we are looking to add to this already strong program of theatre. … Read more Old Nick call for Submissions 2017-18 season
How these things creep up on you…this year’s Uni Revue: Episode 69 has come out of light speed and is currently beaming us up onto the Theatre Royal and Princess Theatre stages! What? Beaming is a Star Trek thing? How the bloody hell should I know… Uni Revue: Episode 69 brings the same Tasmanian brand … Read more Uni Revue 2016: Episode 69 opens in 11 days!
Get your sister from the crypt and unshackle your brother in the playroom, because The Addams Family opens THIS FRIDAY! Live on stage from February 26 until March 5th at the Mount Nelson College Theatre, The Addams Family will give you more than a few macabre giggles and solemn guffaws! Featuring a cast of bright … Read more The Addams Family opens THIS FRIDAY!
Wednesday Addams, the ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family. A man her parents have never met. And if that weren’t upsetting enough, she confides in her father and begs him not to tell her mother. Now, Gomez Addams must do … Read more Summer School – The Addams Family
The Old Nick Company is proud to announce the 2016 Uni Revue: Episode 69! Now in its 69th year, the Uni Revue faces its greatest challenge yet…can we do our first Star Wars themed show 39 years after the very first Star Wars came out? As usual there will be jokes, there will be politics, there … Read more Announcing Uni Revue: Episode 69!
Come meet the family. We’ll leave the lights off for you. THE ADDAMS FAMILY is arriving in Hobart LIVE on stage at the Mount Nelson Theatre from February 26th – March 5th in a musical that will depress all ages! This magnificently macabre new musical comedy is created by Jersey Boys authors Marshall Brickman & … Read more They’re creepy and they’re kooky and they’re coming soon-y!
If you haven’t been paying attention (or perhaps just didn’t see it on Facebook as I don’t think we’ve announced it via our website yet), next year’s Summer School production is officially The Addams Family! And with that exciting announcement out of the way, we’d like to expand on that with an audition notice! … Read more Summer School 2016 – The Addams Family Audition Notice
The year is 1985 and the place is New Jersey when a wannabe rock star (professional wedding singer) is left at the altar and finally changes his tune. The Wedding Singer takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up, and a wedding singer might just be the … Read more The Wedding Singer
It’s so close! Opening on the 6th of November is the major Tasmanian production of Jesus Christ Superstar! The Old Nick Company is proud to present Craig Wellington Productions and TTUT’s production of Jesus Christ Superstar featuring the best talent from across the state in this explosive rock opera. Be sure not to miss it, … Read more Jesus Christ Superstar 2014
Hobart Repertory Theatre Society (Rep) and Old Nick Theatre Company are pleased to announce that Hobart’s wonderful weekend of one act plays will take place over the weekend of Friday, 22 to Saturday, 23 August. Once again, Hobart audiences can enjoy the best of Tasmania’s one-act plays, some absolutely fabulous talent (experienced and emerging) and … Read more Companies, directors and theatre groups! One Wonderful Festival – OneFest 2014 is happening in August so get your entries in!
Old Nick’s Summer School have 70 young people from 23 schools (government and private) taking part in the 10th Anniversary Summer School production of Jesus Christ Superstar, including 51 cast and 19 orchestra. There is a stack of talent on show, so be sure to book your tickets, running from the 21st of Feb … Read more Jesus Christ Superstar will be resurrected soon!
Coming up this weekend is Hobart’s one act play festival, OneFest! Hopefully the logo didn’t give it away before I got to break the news. If you’re eager to see a series of short plays by both experienced and up and coming directors and performers, you can’t miss this! Head on over to the Playhouse … Read more OneFest 2013