Press

The Memory of Water

“[T]he laughs come frequently in Ed Wightman’s sensitive and powerful production.” Canberra Times

“Ed Wightman’s direction of this play is impressive…”  ArtSound FM

 

The Book of Everything

“The…audience laughed its way through the show, and people stamped their feet on the floor in approval at the end.”  Canberra Times

 

Twelfth Night

“[A]n entertaining and frequently…funny production of one of Shakespeare’s more accessible plays…”  Canberra Critics Circle

“Wightman clearly knows his stuff. He displays a deep understanding of the play, and of comedy, and clearly has a knack for getting the best from his performers.”  Sydney Morning Herald

 

Lawrence & Holloman

“[T]he first must-see independent show of the season…”  Sun Herald

 

Fawlty Towers Live

“Fawlty Towers Live works like a charm…”  The Age

“[A] very clever iteration of a TV masterpiece…”  The Daily Telegraph

 

Arms and the Man

“Wightman skilfully directs an excellent…cast to achieve a balance between humorous satirical jibe and serious social commentary…Don’t miss the opportunity to see this rarely performed play.”  Canberra Times

“Vibrant, entertaining and sumptuous…a fine new production by director Ed Wightman…”  City News

 

Are You Listening Now?

“[D]irector Ed Wightman has the story unfold sharply while drawing fine performances from his cast.”  Audrey Journal

“[T]his play is definitely worth the trip to the Old 505.”  Weekend Notes