Videos for a dreary Sunday

Winter is certainly setting in all around Australia. Particularly down here in Melbourne, so I thought I would take the opportunity to brighten everyone’s day with a few fantastic videos that have been floating around the Internet this week, and one of our very own.

Enjoy and try to stay out of the cold.

Shaun Rennie singing She Loves Me

Last monday night Neglected Musicals produced She Loves Me. For those who missed it here is Shaun Rennie singing the title song:

Isaac’s Live Lip-Synced Marriage Proposal

Some of us wander through like wishing that life was a musical. Well apparently there are ways to make that happen. This is quite possibly the most impressive marriage proposal ever YouTubed and is being touted as the world’s first ever lip-synced  (It’s great watching her reactions as well) :

Tim Minchin’s Storm the Animated Movie

Anyone who is a fan of Australian comedian Tim Minchin would surely be aware of his nine minute beat poem Storm. Apparently he got together with a director and some animators and created a movie which is well worth a watch.

Side by Side by Sondheim – Exclusive backstage videos

Last month at the Theatre Royal Sydney, a star-studded charity performance of Side By Side By Sondheim was staged to raise funds and awareness for The White Ribbon Foundation — AussieTheatre’s Ben Neutze was backstage and sat down to talk with many of the cast.

Part one:

Part two:



Matt earned a Commerce Degree from Deakin University, majoring in Marketing and Electronic Commerce, had a 'real job' for a while before giving it all up and running away to WAAPA. After graduating from the Musical Theatre course in 2006, Matt has worked extensively in the professional theatre world including playing Rum Tum Tugger during the Taiwan season of CATS (2010) and appearing in Opera Australia's production of My Fair Lady (2008-2009). Matt is the founder of Emptyhead Designs - a web design company which specialises in creating websites and internet marketing solutions for Actors, Artists and Small Business. In 2010, Matt completed a Certificate in Web Design from Grenadi School of Design.

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