Andy Henry on audacious theatre for crazy times


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“I wanted it to be an international news story, and it was.” When Andy Henry, artistic director of small independent Sydney theatre company Red Line Productions, had to cancel his 2020 season, he had the groundbreaking idea of an international live-streamed play reading – and somehow got Alec Baldwin to star in it. In an inspirational interview, he tells Mike how smart entrepreneurship can help the arts reach an audience more hungry for connection than ever.

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