As part of their mandate to offer Brisbane audiences an alternative to mainstream musical theatre, Alex Woodward and Understudy Productions are once more set to thrill with Boys of Sondheim. A cabaret-concert weaving the works of celebrated composer Stephen Sondheim with monologues capturing the essence of what it is to be a gay man in today’s… Read more.
There’s a new kid on the musical theatre block. Brisbane-based company Understudy Productions has debuted at the Metro Arts with Edges: A Song Cycle, written by Justin Paul and Benj Pasek. Not happy to wait around for the phone to ring for his next performance gig, Musical Theatre graduate (from Griffith University Queensland Conservatorium of… Read more.
Independent company Doorstep Arts from Geelong and are known for their productions of musicals. They’ve brought Dogfight to Chapel off Chapel. Based on a 1991 film, the musical version (Ben Pasek, Justin Paul, Peter Duchan) was first seen in New York 2012. It’s 1963 and marines Eddie and his mates have a day in San Francisco, before… Read more.
The cast for the Sydney Theatre Company’s upcoming production of the musical Spring Awakening has been confirmed. With an exceptional score ranging from power ballads to grunge anthems that capture the spinetingling highs and lows of youthful desire,Spring Awakening has all the energy of a rock concert and all the power of a great drama. A new generation… Read more.