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Wollongong Workshop Theatre season cancelled after cast member tests positive to COVID-19

Merryn Porter
By Merryn Porter
Updated January 29 2022 - 5:47am, first published January 26 2022 - 10:26pm
Life imitates art: Performances of a play written during the COVID-19 lockdown have been cancelled after a cast member tested positive. Pictured are Ken Welsh and Befrin Axtjarn Jackson during rehearsals. Picture: Robert Peet

They say life imitates art and that is certainly the case for Wollongong Workshop Theatre, after its much-anticipated first production of 2022 had to be cancelled after a cast member tested positive to COVID-19.


Merryn Porter

Merryn Porter


Journalist with more than 25 years' experience in print and digital media who has covered most news rounds, including health, education, politics (local, state and federal), police and courts, with a special interest in women's and family matters. Highly-skilled interviewer and storyteller.

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