Program & Merchandise Sellers


Playbill is hiring Program & Merchandise Sellers! Playbill staff provide a high standard of service to our customers. Our staff are ambassadors for Playbill in venues in which we operate nationally. Playbill Staff are sales focused and driven to add value to each sale as well as the customer experience.…

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Melbourne Lyric Opera: Werther

Photo by Jodie Hutchinson

I’m comparing Lyric Opera of Melbourne’s new production of Werther as a little tugboat compares to a cruise ship. That’s because the last time I saw Werther was earlier this year at New York’s gigantic Metropolitan Opera starring Jonas Kaufmann and Sophie Koch. Before that, in Paris, the same pairing…

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Happy People in concert

Photo by James Terry

Melbourne had the first look at Matthew Lee Robinson’s musical Happy People on the weekend. Its first workshop performance was in Melbourne in 2010 and since then Robinson, a WAPPA graduate, received  a Churchill Fellowship to go to the USA to study composition, lyric and book writing under the mentorship of Stephen…

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Jack and Jill: The Devil Chemists of Whitechapel


Jack and Jill are returning to the stage this November after their completely sold out debut season in 2013! Deep in the underbelly of Victorian society, serial poisoner Jill is at the top of her craft… Until the return of Jack, her rival and ex-lover. So begins a chaotic battle…

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Melbourne Festival: The Trouble with Harry

Maude Davey. Photo by Sarah Walker

Written by Australian playwright Lachlan Philpott, The Trouble with Harry is a story about Harry Crawford, who was made famous after it was discovered that he was born female. It’s set within Crawford’s historical milieu, the suburbs of Sydney during the First World War, as he and his wife Anne…

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