Welcome to North of Eight

North of Eight is an ensemble led company dedicated to the honest and disciplined craft of storytelling. Founded in 2016 by practicing artists who met through the Howard Fine Acting Studio Australia, we have a collective passion to share meaningful stories that need to be told. Driven to work in a way that will best breathe life into a written foundation, we are committed to exploration and specificity, while endeavouring to always remember the key ingredients – humanity and heart.


Season 2017: Questions

‘A strong start to theatre company North of Eight’s inaugural season delivering on their dedication to “the disciplined craft of storytelling”‘ – Stage Whispers (On Terminus).




2018 Season announced soon. Stay tuned…



  • Connors to join MTC’s ‘Women In Theatre Program’

    We are thrilled to share that our Founding member, Siobhan Connors, has been selected to be part of Melbourne Theatre Company‘s ‘Women In Theatre Program’. Congratulations Siobhan! You can read more about the program and other participants here.

  • Taking a Stance

    As a relatively new independent company, we have been inspired and wish to acknowledge the public stand being taken by our fellow independents over the past week. As we take stock of our first year of creating theatre, we are grateful to find ourselves surrounded by companies and individuals who are not afraid to demand […]

  • REVIEW: Weekend Notes on Navy Pier

    Be transported, as Weekend Notes was, to the world of NAVY PIER by John Corwin. Tonight and Friday @ 7:30pm, final show Saturday 5pm. https://www.trybooking.com/299059

  • REVIEW: High Praise from BCause Arts on Navy Pier

    “North of Eight elegantly captures the dynamic and intricate weaving story elements resounding throughout Corwin’s brilliant writing.” We’re into our final week for NAVY PIER by John Corwin, and to celebrate this wonderful review from Bcausearts, all tickets are just $20 if you book by midnight TONIGHT!* Just enter ‘FINALRUSH’ when booking to redeem the offer: https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=299059 […]

  • REVIEW: Milk Bar Mag on Navy Pier

    High praise for guest artist Pat Moonie from Milkbarmag review of ‘Navy Pier’. With just over a week remaining tickets are in high demand, don’t miss out. https://www.trybooking.com/299059


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North Of Eight are proud to make their home at The Courthouse Hotel, North Melbourne