Dirty Dancing: Melbourne – Photo Feature

Dirty Dancing Melbourne. Image by Belinda Strodder

John Frost’s production of Dirty Dancing, starring Kirby Burgess and Kurt Phelan in the iconic roles of Baby and Johnny, opened at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre tonight. The production has already played a season at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre and is scheduled to transfer to Perth’s Crown Theatre from August 2015. Photographer Belinda Strodder…

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Inside Squabbalogic’s Man of La Mancha with Jay James-Moody

Tony Sheldon

Squabbalogic’s Man of La Mancha is set to be an exciting new venture for the company. A remount of a classic musical, the kind they’ve not yet attempted, it’s set to open on 27th February, and it’ll be starring a bona-fide international star: our own Tony Sheldon. Bec Caton caught up…

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A Quick Chat with Jeff Khan

Day for Night at Performance Space.

Jeff Khan is the Artistic Director of Performance Space, who are putting up Day for Night, a Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras experience. We sent Jeff our questions to find out more about the work, Performance Space, and what makes him tick. Describe your job – in five words or…

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A Quick Chat With Bianca Baykara – In The Heights

Bianca Baykara. Image by  Jason de Plater.

After rehearsing part time for just over a month, NIDA graduate Bianca Baykara and the Australasian company of Tony Award winning musical In The Heights are preparing for their first performance at Chapel off Chapel tonight. The cast of 20 are debuting the hit Broadway tuner in Australia (under the direction of James Cutler with choreography by…

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