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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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2013 Sidney Myer Performing Arts Awards Announced

Daniel Keene
Photo:  Nicole Cleary / 2014 Jimlee Photo

It was a beautiful, balmy, Melbourne autumn evening and what a setting – the stunning grounds of the heritage listed Cranlana, the Myer family home in the heart of Melbourne’s Toorak. A red carpet covered the pebbled driveway, black suited waiters wound their way through the gathering offering delicious canapes…

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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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King of the Air the musical debuts in Sydney

King of the Air

On Saturday, Sydney’s beautiful Angel Place recital centre played host to a fantastic, charity event. The Royal Flying Doctors Service in the presence of the Governor of NSW Dr Marie Bashir and special guests presented a new Australian musical. The life story of Australian aviation pioneer Sir Charles Kingsford Smith…

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Exclusive: Drowsy Chaperone Rehearsals

Squabbalogic

Prepare ye, for the return of Squabbalogic is upon us! In 2013 this bold young production company reminded the Sydney music theatre scene just what the words “game changing” meant with hit productions of the musicals Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson and Carrie. Having now taken their place amongst the producers…

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Brisbane: 2013 Matilda Awards announced

Matilda Awards 2013

On Monday night, 10th March, the Who’s Who and Who’s New of Brisbane Theatre were at the Gardens Point Theatre celebrating the annual Matilda Awards. The night was hosted by Dash Kruck and Emily Curtin as their characters Ivan & Juniper, from A Tribute of Sorts, which scooped the pool…

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