Improvised Theatre from Your Stories
Out of the Box Theatre Company is a Sydney-based troupe of improvisational performers specialising in the use of playback theatre to spontaneously recreate individuals’ stories and life experiences.
Explore our site to discover more about playback theatre, our performances, and the services we offer.
On the second Sunday of every month Out of the Box holds open rehearsal. Our Sunday Sessions are suitable for those interested in performing (acting, facilitation, music), community development, or cultivating deep listening, and are run by performing members of Out of the Box Theatre. All levels of performance experience are welcome and accommodated, so come along to play, learn, connect, create.…
Our next open rehearsal:
Date: Sunday 8 October, 2017
Time: 10am to 1pm
Venue: The Settlement, 17 Edward Street Darlington
Suggested contribution per session: $10
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to register your attendance, and please feel free to circulate this message to other people you feel may be interested. For further details call Peter on 0402 913 796
PLAYBACK – IMPROVISED THEATRE FROM YOUR STORIES
Creating an easy interplay between performers and audience, Playback Theatre brings stories from the audience alive through a spontaneous combination of movement, metaphor and music.
OOTB is taking a break from public performances for 2017.
The company is still undertaking commissioned performances. Please refer to the our Services page.
Out of the Box is taking a break from Public Performances during 2017.
To receive alerts join our Friends mailing list. Read audience comments about our public performances. To get all our performance updates and news first, like us on Facebook. Out of the Box also offers performance services for organisations and groups.
On Saturday 20 of June 2015 Out of the Box Theatre Company performed what may have been our last show at the Roxbury Hotel. Thanks to those who told their story and shared in the experience. A new venue will be announced soon. Many thanks to the Rox for their valued support over the years.
OOTB Playback Theatre Performance – 28 March 2015
On Saturday 28 of March 2015 Out of the Box Theatre Company performed at the Roxbury Hotel. Thanks to those who told their story and thanks to all for the shared experience.
Out of the Box Theatre Performance – Click to enlarge
Out of the Box Theatre had the last of our scheduled public playback theatre performances for 2015. Thanks to all who joined us in the fun and see you in 2015! 🙂
OUT OF THE BOX THEATRE
Have you ever wanted to try your hand at improvisational theatre?
You are invited to come along and join in on a rehearsal, featuring physical and vocal warm up, movement exercises, impro games and instruction in playback theatre. Musicians interested in improvisation welcome too.
Monday 27th October
7.15 to 9.15pm
17 Edward Street Darlington
For more details contact Brendan on +61 414 294 047
On Saturday 27 September Out of the Box performed at the Roxbury Hotel. Thanks to all who joined us and shared in the experience.
OOTB Playback Theatre Performance – Click to enlarge
On Saturday 2nd August 2014 Out of the Box Theatre returned to one of our popular venues to perform playback theatre, The Greek Macedonian Club in Marrickville. A great night of fun and good food afterwards!