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Photo Feature – Black Swan’s Next to Normal

Rachael Beck and Michael Cormick in Next to Normal. Image by Gary Marsh

Perth’s Black Swan State Theatre Company completes its 2015 season with the Tony Award winning musical Next to Normal. The show opened last night (Wednesday 11 November) at the Heath Ledger Theatre, and we have some wonderful production shots to share, captured by photographer Gary Marsh. Directed by Adam Mitchell Next to Normal stars Shannen Alyce, Rachael Beck,… Read more.


BRIEFS: The Second Coming – Jack Beeby chats with Creative Director Fez Faanana

BRIEFS

BRIEFS: The Second Coming is described as a “heart-stopping blend of cabaret burlesque, Australian machismo and punkish swagger”. This all-male burlesque began in the back warehouse space of a Brisbane bookshop in 2008. Performances at the Brisbane Festival led to a run at the Adelaide Fringe, then onto cities including London, Berlin, Edinburgh, Paris and… Read more.


Georgina Hopson: Rob Guest Endowment Finalist 2015

Georgina Hopson

The Rob Guest Endowment annual gala concert is just days away and it’s going to be a night to remember in the Aussie Musical Theatre calendar. The big event is all set for Monday November 9, where six finalists — emerging stars of Australian musical theatre — will take the stage at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre to compete for a… Read more.


Blake Appelqvist: Rob Guest Endowment Finalist 2015

Blake Appleqvist

The Rob Guest Endowment annual gala concert is just one week away and it’s shaping up to be an incredible night of entertainment. The big event will take place on Monday November 9, where six finalists — emerging stars of Australian musical theatre — will take the stage at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre to compete for a a… Read more.


Hilary Cole: Rob Guest Endowment Finalist 2015

Hilary Cole: Rob Guest Endowment Finalist 2015

The Rob Guest Endowment annual gala concert is fast approaching! The big event will take place on Monday November 9, where six finalists — emerging stars of Australian musical theatre — will take the stage at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre to compete for a a prize package of $20,000 and a headshot package from Blueprint Studios…. Read more.



Robert McDougall: Rob Guest Endowment Finalist 2015

Rob McDougall

The Rob Guest Endowment annual gala concert will take place on Monday November 9, where six finalists — emerging stars of Australian musical theatre — will take the stage at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre to compete for a a prize package of $20,000 and a headshot package from Blueprint Studios. AussieTheatre’s Cassie Tongue asked ten questions… Read more.


Ashleigh Rubenach: Rob Guest Endowment Finalist 2015

Ashleigh Rubenach

The Rob Guest Endowment annual gala concert will take place on Monday November 9, where six finalists — emerging stars of Australian musical theatre — will take the stage at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre to compete for a a prize package of $20,000 and a headshot package from Blueprint Studios. AussieTheatre’s Cassie Tongue asked ten questions… Read more.


How well do you know your Australian Leading Ladies?

Australian Leading Ladies. Nancye Hayes, Rachael Beck, Anna O'Byrne, Helen Dallimore

Do you have signed programs from every musical theatre production you’ve seen (and even some that you haven’t!) stored in an alphabetised display cabinet?  Are you hard core musical theatre fan?  Do you know which Aussie diva played which leading role and when?  Take our quiz on Australian MT Leading Ladies and see how you… Read more.


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