Ever since 1927 first toured Down Under in 2008 with its inaugural production Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea, the London-based theatre group has charmed Australian audiences with its signature blend of actors, live music and handcrafted, vintage-style animation and film.

Roots 1927’s Roots. Photo © Leigh Webber

Founded in 2005 by writer, performer and director Suzanne Andrade and animator and illustrator Paul Barritt, 1927’s work draws on an aesthetic that harks back...

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