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Erin James is AussieTheatre.com's Editor in Chief and a cast member/Dance Captain in Opera Australia's acclaimed production of South Pacific.

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Come to the Cabaret – In the Day!

Julian Kuo stars in Broadway Bard

Winter is undeniably cabaret season in Australia – the Adelaide Cabaret Festival has just enjoyed an incredibly successful 13th annual program, the Melbourne Cabaret Festival is about to kick off and Sydney is currently in the thick of Slide’s Cabaret Festival. Cabaret, as an art form, emerged as a creature…

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Helpmann Nominations 2013

Helpmann Nominations 2013

The 2013 Helpmann Award nominations were announced tonight at concurrent ceremonies in six cities – Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Hobart, Adelaide and Perth. This year, 822 entries were received across 41 categories for consideration by the Helpmann Committee, making it one of the highest number of entries ever received in 13…

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South Pacific confirmed for Adelaide

South Pacific confirmed for Adelaide

CONFIRMED: Opera Australia’s acclaimed production of South Pacific is heading to Adelaide in December 2013 as part of the Adelaide Festival Centre’s 40th anniversary celebrations. In the heat of summer, from December 29 (with a gala opening scheduled for December 31), Bartlett Sher’s Tony Award winning production of South Pacific…

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Marika Aubrey: Red, Hot and Raring to Go

Marika Aubrey Last of the Red Hot Mamas. Image by Kurt Sneddon

It’s a big day for cabaret performer Marika Aubrey. Audiences at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival will tonight witness the world premiere of her show Last of the Red Hot Mamas, and as she sits in the foyer of the Adelaide Festival Centre in gorgeous 1920s garb, her calm demeanour belies…

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Relax, Sir David IS coming to Australia

Relax, Sir David IS coming to Australia

After cancelling his highly anticipated Australian tour earlier this month when emergency surgery rendered him unfit to travel, Sir David Attenborough has been given the all clear to reschedule. Australian audiences will still, albeit a month late, see Sir David onstage in his acclaimed show A Life on Earth in July. And…

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King Kong photo feature

King Kong Slider

Global Creatures’ epic theatrical event - King Kong - opened at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre last night with an official gala opening performance and party, attended by some of Australia’s most famous. Ian ‘Molly’ Meldrum, Sophie Monk, Bert and Patti Newton, Caroline O’Connor, Geoffrey Rush and Eddie Perfect were among more than 2000 guests at…

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