shake & stir is one of the country’s leading contemporary theatre companies touring Australia and New Zealand since 2006.
shake & stir produce an annual season of Mainstage and in-school productions.
Mainstage work has included: The Australian premiere of Green Day’s American Idiot (2017 Helpmann Award nominations – Best Lighting Design, Best Female Actor in a Supporting Role in a Musical), George’s Marvellous Medicine (2017 Matilda Award nomination – Best Mainstage Production), Endgame, Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts (2016 Helpmann Award nominations – Best Presentation for Children and Best Regional Touring Production), Dracula (2016 Matilda Awards – Best Set Design and Best Lighting Design), Wuthering Heights, 1984, Tequila Mockingbird (2014 Matilda Awards – Best Mainstage Production, Gold Matilda Award), Out Damn Snot, Animal Farm (2012 Matilda Awards – Best Independent Production, Best Direction) and Statespeare (2012 Helpmann Award nomination – Best Presentation for Children).
The company is widely acknowledged as a leading national touring theatre company, taking medium to large scale works to major metropolitan and regional centres in every state/territory of Australia, annually. shake & stir has been nominated for APACA’S Drover Award for Tour of the Year for every past national tour, collecting the Award consecutively in 2014 & 2015.
National Tours have included: Dracula, Wuthering Heights, Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts, 1984, Animal Farm and Statespeare.