Museum of Contemporary Art, 140 George Street, The Rocks, Sydney. Daily, 10am-5pm; until 9pm on Thursdays. Admission free. Inquiries: (02) 9245 2400 or online. Until December 6. Soul of Fire Actress Maxi Blaha portrays early 20th-century Austrian pacifist Bertha von Suttner in a play written by Susanne Wolf. The one-woman production, which debuted in the Austrian parliament and has since played Paris, Istanbul, Oslo, the US, Canada and Japan, follows the avid pacifist, who was the first woman to win the Nobel Peace Prize in 1906 for her novel Lay Down Your Arms. Soul on Fire mixes passages from her books with episodes of her life. The Street Theatre, 15 Childers Street, Canberra. Opens Friday. Tickets: $25-$35. Bookings: (02) 6247 1223. Until October 4. The Wharf Revue Last week’s political coup could not be better fodder for this notorious Sydney Theatre Company satire show, written and performed by Jonathan Biggins, Drew Forsythe and Phillip Scott, that takes aim at cultural malaise and governmental gaffes. The team is sure to put their spin on the political drama occurring right around the corner. Canberra Theatre Centre, Civic Square, London Circuit. Ends tonight, 8pm. Tickets: $45-$65. Bookings: (02) 6275 2700.