Any entries received will be considered for the following festivals:

Short+Sweet Brisbane 2014 - Short+Sweet Melbourne 2014 - Short+Sweet Delhi 2014 - Short+Sweet Chennai 2014 - Short+Sweet Mumbai 2014 - Short+Sweet Canberra 2014 - Short+Sweet Auckland 2014 - Short+Sweet Kuala Lumpur 2014 - Short+Sweet Bangalore 2014 - Short+Sweet Sydney 2015

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Any entries received will be considered for the following Short+Sweet festivals in 2015 (and 2016):

Melbourne + Chennai + Hanoi + Hollywood + Mumbai* + Hyderabad*

For the one entry fee of AU$20, your script will be considered for all of the above festivals. Some of the highest-rated entries from previous years were performed four or more times.

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Airtel is our Publicity and Press sponsor for 2013!

We look forward to a long and creative partnership with them.

The Theatre Outreach Unit- University of Hyderabad- Our venue partner 2013!

The beautiful Golden Threshold, an outdoor amphitheatre is our venue for SS Hyderabad 2013.

We look forward to a greater degree of collaboration with our partners in the coming year.

Short + Sweet is a year long effort towards creating new platforms and discovering local talent.


Short+Sweet Theatre Hyderabad 2013

Short+Sweet Hyderabad

SHORT+SWEET HYDERABAD 2013 The first ever Short+Sweet Hyderabad theatre festival is taking place between 19th Dec 2013 and 22nd Dec 2013!

We will be showcasing 20+ brand new plays from all over the world, including local writers put together by the best up-and-coming and established directors and performed by veteran actors and fresh new talent.

Calling all writers to submit ten minute scripts for inclusion in the festival - last date October 15 2013.



Director registrations ,Actor registrations, ITC proposals – Independent Theatre Groups and Writers


 There will be events preceding the actual shows: open auditions for actors to help connect with Directors, workshops and information sessions for participating groups Join in now!!!!

Simon Coronel lands back in Aus after a gig in China! - Performing as part Company F for Short+Sweet Theatre

Simon Coronel does things that look impossible, but aren't. As an award winning illusionist and an experienced business consultant, he has a unique skill set capable of enhancing almost any occasion.

In between his international tours, he also provides keynote presentations, interactive workshops, and other services that can make your events and conferences more memorable and amazing.


Short+Sweet Dance Sydney



Tickets are on sale now - just click the link at the top right of the page to book!

Check out the tab below to find out who has been selected. Don't forget to book your tickets early!

Short+Sweet Dance Sydney is a platform for emerging and professional choreographers to develop and showcase their work in a supportive environment, where their only concern is their individual creative process. The festival brings choreographers from a wide range of genres and experiences together to share and exchange ideas. Emerging choreographers have the opportunity to learn from industry professionals and acclaimed choreographers are reenergized by the raw passion of our next generation of movement makers.

The 2014 festival features four companies of works, with each performing over two nights during the festival season - you can see the full list of works using the tabs at the bottom of the page. 2014 also boasts over 40 new works being performed by over 170 performers!


Please feel free to contact Festival Directors Josh or Adam with any questions at all at:

We look forward to hearing from you!

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Short+Sweet Cabaret Sydney


Short+Sweet Cabaret Sydney 2014 adds a sparkling jewel to the Short+Sweet crown. Short+Sweet Cabaret launches 50 + aritists from Sydney and beyond. 

Merging theatre and music cabaret creates an atmosphere of exploration, energy, politics, stories, characters, sex, songs, and silliness. Short+Sweet Cabaret 2014 is a forum where new ideas are tested, risks are taken, where the performers and audience share and intimate experience of something new, and never seen before.

Festival Director: Kate Gaul; Musical Director: Daryl Wallis; Lighting Designer: Tanya Gruber; Stage Manager: Elizabeth Rogers, ASM: Zara Thompson, Treisten Feildhouse: Programming Assistant: Diana Popovska

Cabaret continued to astound, confound and delight. After 2 weeks, 50 artists, thrilling audiences and many champagnes here are the results of the inaugural Festival:

Best Original Music Thomas Albert + Samuel Valentine
Dirty Sexy Politics

Best Script Cienda McNamara
Hardly the Portrait of a Lady

Best Comedy Hardly the Portrait of a Lady

Best Burlesque The Good The Bad and the Fugly

Best Newcomers Charlotte + Evan Kerr
Harry + Liv

Best Male Cabaret Artist Brendan Hay
Dance With DeVil

Best Female Cabaret Artist Cienda McNamara 
Hardly the Portrait of a Lady

Peoples Choice for Best Cabaret Dirty Sexy Politics

Judges Choice for Best Cabaret Harry + Viv



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