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Win a double pass to Desperate and Dateless at the Malthouse

Desperate and Dateless by Ginger & Tonic

AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway to Desperate and Dateless at the Malthouse on March 30. The Ginger and Tonic gals are at a loss as to why their relationships never work out, after all they’re vivacious, outgoing, gorgeous women?! They’ve played hard to get, then easy to get, tried salsa classes, and also swiped right on… Read more.


Honey Handover: Maunder takes over from McCann in Matilda

Lucy Maunder, Miss Honey. Photo by Jim Lee

Just weeks ago, Lucy Maunder began work on her most challenging role yet: balancing life as a new mother to her 8 week old daughter and commencing her contract for Matilda the Musical. Last night, Maunder stepped onto the Matilda stage for the first time in the principal role of Miss Honey, marking the start of the ‘Honey Handover’… Read more.


Win a double pass to Dracula to the Riverside Theatres Parramatta

Dracula - Photo by Dylan Evans

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to shake & stir theatre co’s Dracula at the Riverside Theatres on Saturday 1st April. Sharpen your fangs, as the multi-award winning theatre company shake & stir theatre co are back with the promise – there will be blood! Bram Stoker’s gothic masterpiece Dracula swoops the country and will visit Riverside… Read more.


Win a double pass to WAAPA’s Heathers in Perth

Win a double pass to WAAPA’s Heathers in Perth

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to the 3rd Year Music Theatre students production of Heathers at the Geoff Gibbs Theatre, WAAPA on 22 March 2017. Hilarious, heartfelt and homicidal! Brainy, beautiful teenage misfit Veronica Sawyer hustles her way into the most powerful and ruthless clique at Westerberg High: the Heathers. But before she can get… Read more.


Cameron Daddo to star in Charles Dickens’ The Haunting

Cameron Daddo to star in Charles Dickens’ The Haunting

Producers confirmed today the Cameron Daddo will return to the Australian stage in The Haunting, a two hander play adapted from the Ghost Stories of Charles Dickens by Hugh Janes. Daddo most recently appeared on Australian stages in the role of Captain Von Trapp in the 2016 GFO production of The Sound of Music. The Haunting is set in an… Read more.



Win a double pass to The Laden Table at the Kings Cross Theatre in Sydney

Win a double pass to The Laden Table at the Kings Cross Theatre in Sydney

AussieTheatre has a double passes to giveaway to The Laden Table at the bAKEHOUSE on 11 March at 8pm. The independent theatre company known for taking daring risks, bAKEHOUSE Theatre Company, will kick off their 2017 season with a powerful world-premiere, The Laden Table, written and developed by a collective of Jewish, Muslim and Christian women in response… Read more.


The Production Company 2017 season announced

The Production Company 2017 season announced

Melbourne musical theatre company The Production Company announced the three musicals to make up their 2017 season today. Australia’s favourite leading lady Marina Prior will open the season in Hello Dolly alongside her offstage partner Grant Piro. Rob Mills, Alinta Chidzy and Zoy Frangos will star in Jesus Christ Superstar and Genevieve Kingsford, Rohan Browne, Nancye Hayes and Elise… Read more.


Win a double pass to Superhal (a reimagining of Shakespeare) in Sydney

Win a double pass to Superhal (a reimagining of Shakespeare) in Sydney

AussieTheatre has three double passes to giveaway to Superhal at the NIDA Parade Theatre on 7 March, 2017 The Puzzle Collective are proud to present the world premiere of Superhal, a reimagining of Shakespeare’s Henriad as a superhero origin story, at NIDA Parade Theatre from March 7th to 18th. In an alternate England ruled by beings… Read more.


Big Fish Cast Announcement

Big Fish Cast Announcement

RPG Productions today announced the cast for their upcoming April production of Big Fish. Directed by Tyran Parke, choreographed by Cameron Mitchell and musically directed by Luke Byrne, the John August & Andrew Lippa musical marks the production company’s first main stage production at Hayes Theatre Co. Leading the cast will be Phillip Lowe (Georgy Girl,… Read more.


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