After much Wishin’ and Hopin’, performer Baylie Carson returns home to Adelaide in her professional debut, ‘Dusty the Musical’ at the Festival Theatre. Growing up in both Adelaide and the Langhorn Creek wine region, Carson is a proud South Australian, and is excited to bring her first tour back to Festival Theatre, where she ‘saw… Read more.
Pacific Opera, an influential program for young, exceptional performers has announced this week that it is under threat. A provider of talent to Opera Australia and other international companies, Pacific Opera is at risk of closure after losing its primary source of funding – private donations. Established in 2003 by former Opera Australia principal Christine… Read more.
There’s nothing quite like the news that a new Australian musical is receiving not just recognition and critical acclaim, but also more life, and today, we get to celebrate just that. As previously reported Ladies in Black, which premiered at Queensland Theatre Company and also enjoyed a season in Melbourne, will tour nationally in 2017. The… Read more.
We are looking for a top producer/promoter to tour the UK hit musical “Bugle Boy – The Life Story of Glenn Miller” throughout Australia. The successful applicant has already had considerable success with musical productions in Australia and New Zealand. They will have contacts with top production staff and theatres. Profit share is negotiable.
THE GORDON FROST ORGANISATION: The Gordon Frost Organisation (GFO) is the leading commercial producer of live theatre in Australia. Major previous productions have included: Big River, The King And I, South Pacific, Hello Dolly!, The Secret Garden, Cabaret, Grease, The Sound of Music, The Producers, The Phantom of the Opera, Chicago, Legally Blonde, The Rocky… Read more.
“Of course, in the very beginning nobody believed that we could do it,” says Michael Flatley. “We’re 20 years long in the tooth now, and the show is, I would say, more powerful today than it was even in the beginning.” Lord of the Dance: Dangerous Games is a new staging of Flatley’s Irish dance… Read more.
Are you a professional multi-skilled performer? Do you have skills in improvisation, clown, applied theatre and/or other specialties such as comedy or magic? Do you have excellent people skills? Do you have good musicality? Are you empathic and find great rewards in making a difference to others lives? Then we need you! Our Play Up… Read more.
This morning it was announced Neil Armfield AO and Rachel Healy have been appointed Co-Artistic Directors for the Adelaide Festival of Arts for 2017, 2018 and 2019. Both are Australian born with Armfield (the son of a factory worker) hailing from N.S.W and Healy a native South Australian. Armfield, a founding member of Belvoir Street Theatre,… Read more.
Phi and Me returns after a sellout season in 2011-13 at MICF and Adelaide Fringe 2015, they are BACK for a LIMITED season. Phi is a second generation Vietnamese Australian. Phi appears to be a typical Vietnamese boy, who studies hard to make his mother proud, but deep down inside all Phi ever wanted in… Read more.