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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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News

Grease announces return Melbourne season

GREASE - Australian Tour

Sorry, House Full. But we’re coming back soon! Grease - The Musical has played to over 160, 000 patrons in Melbourne since its first preview performance on January 2 this year, and its three month season at Her Majesty’s Theatre is now completely sold out. Producer John Frost has told the media…

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News

Jambles Ramble Show taking Sydney by storm

Guests from the second Jambles Rambles Show including Bob Downe and Catherine Alcorn

In a rare treat for Sydney audiences, Nancye Hayes, Simon Burke, James Millar and Melody Beck will appear at the Jambles Ramble show on Monday 24 March. A Tonight Show style pastiche hosted by Sydney based performer James Wright (who recently appeared in Belvoir’s Once in Royal David City), the Jambles…

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Features

Sweet Charity – Photo Feature

Verity Hunt-Ballard. Image by Kurt Sneddon

Sydney’s newest independent theatre hub – the Hayes Theatre Co – kicked off its inaugural season with a bang last month and is tipped to soar from strength to strength. Their debut season of Sweet Charity, starring Verity Hunt-Ballard, Martin Crewes and Debora Krizak sold out fast after an influx…

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News

Matilda the Musical confirmed for Sydney premiere

The Royal Shakespeare Company's production of Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical. Photo by Manuel Harlan

It’s official: Tim Minchin’s smash hit musical Matilda will make its Australian debut in Sydney next year. Despite early speculation that Melbourne would be the first Australian city to see this gleefully nasty musical, the NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell has today announced that the Royal Shakespeare Company’s production of Matilda The Musical…

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News

2013 Green Room nominations announced

2013 Green Room nominations announced

The 31st Annual 2013 Green Room Award Nominations were released this morning by the Green Room Awards Association as part of the Theatre Day celebrations in Victoria. Established in 1982 by Blair Edgar and Steven Tandy, the Green Room Awards Association recognise the world-class Cabaret, Dance, Musical Theatre, Opera, Theatre and…

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