Articles on ‘Broadway’

Take a Risk: In conversation with Stephen Wheat

Stephen Wheat. Image by Blueprint Studios

After graduating from WAAPA in 2001, Stephen Wheat has been a much sought after (and consistently working) actor, singer and dancer. He has appeared in numerous musicals including Shout!-The Legend of the Wild One, Dusty, The Boy From Oz, Jekyll and Hyde, 42nd Street, Pippin, Little Me and Merrily We Roll Along, and will soon appear… Read more.


Tony Sheldon is honoured at Sardi’s, NYC

BREAKING NEWS: Australia’s Tony Sheldon, currently starring in the Broadway production of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert has been honoured at the iconic New York Restaurant Sardi’s. Sardi’s is practically synonymous with Broadway, existing in the heart of the theatre district in New York City and many a framed caricature drawing hangs in the restaurant… Read more.


It’s Tony Time!

The Tony Award Nominations are out and Freya Grant, Live From New York, takes us through this year’s nominations – from the snubs to the success stories! If the blooms are out in Central Park, then it’s sure to mean that Broadway is in a frenzy, scrambling to open as many productions as possible to… Read more.



In conversation with Caroline O’Connor

Image by Pamela Raith

Caroline O’Connor is one of Australia’s most successful music theatre stars, having performed leading roles in Australia, on Broadway, London’s West End and in Paris. Currently appearing as Mama Rose in Gypsy at Leicester’s Curve Theatre in the UK, O’Connor was recently announced as part of the all star cast set to appear in the… Read more.


Music Theatre’s Search For A Star

Music Theatre’s Search For A Star

An exciting announcement for Australian music theatre performers is imminent, and AussieTheatre is standing by for clearance to announce it fully! All we can tell you at the moment is that Fremantle Media will be conducting a nation-wide search for triple threat Music Theatre performers. It will be the opportunity of a lifetime! Until we have… Read more.


Australia’s Caroline O’Connor returns to Broadway

It was announced yesterday that Australia’s darling of the stage, that powerful dynamite Caroline O’Connor, will be bidding farewell to the UK’s theatre scene to star on Broadway later this year. O’Connor, who is recognised as one of Australia’s brightest musical theatre stars, will join a formidable cast of Broadway regulars in Prince Of Broadway, the new… Read more.


Who has the biggest voice on Broadway?

AussieTheatre’s New York correspondent, Freya Grant writes her regular column this week about the power of the critics. Does the voice of critical approval guarantee commercial success on Broadway? Find out all the latest research Live From New York…


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