Projects in development

Actress

 

Ranters Theatre is collaborating with performer Natasha Herbert to create a one-person show. The project began as a series of reflections between Ranters’ Artistic Director, Adriano Cortese, and Natasha on her 27-year life as a performer. Actress examines Natasha’s process of creating a role throughout the rehearsal/performance period of a specific show as it simultaneously intersects the experiences of her life across the same time frame.

This project has been supported by the City of Port Phillip through the Cultural Development Fund.

What We Talked About After Binge-Watching Antonioni's Alienation Trilogy

 

One afternoon in August 2019, Adriano Cortese and Patrick Moffatt watched four feature films by Michelangelo Antonioni back to back. The famous ‘alienation trilogy’ plus a fourth film considered part of the same group. They did the same thing the following afternoon and the one after that…