Essendon Theatre Company

The Essendon Theatre Company (ETC) is a local community-based theatre company located in inner-city Melbourne. ETC has a long and proud history of producing quality community theatre in Essendon. It produces four production per year including dramas, comedies and pantomimes and since it’s formation in 1976, ETC has produced more than one hundred productions. ETC is a member of The Victorian Drama League (VDL) and annually submits one production as part of the VDL Awards. ETC is run on the love and commitment of passionate theatre lovers and volunteers dedicated to amateur theatre and runs from the Bradshaw Street Community Hall in Essendon.


The Odd Couple (Female Version)
By Neil Simon

Directed by Angelo Snell


23 – 26 November & 30 November – 2 December 2023
Thursday, Friday and Saturday Performances at 8pm
Sunday Matinee at 2pm

9 Bradshaw Street, Essendon
(Entry off Buckley St)

Theatre Restaurant Style Seating. Please bring along your own food and drinks to enjoy on the night!


Olive Madison – Taylah Shiell
Florence Unger – Emily Porrello
Sylvie – Alexandra Trakula
Renee – Brigid Peeler
Mickey – Bethany Simmons
Vera – Rosalin Shafik-Eid
Manolo Costazuela – Michael Todorovic
Jesus Costazuela – Tom Pickering