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Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour

Michael Jackson THE IMMORTAL World Tour

The King of Pop’s legend lives on. Whether you loved him or loathed him, there is little doubt that Michael Jackson was a genius of rare calibre who shaped not only the music industry but the entire world for most of his short life. Even in death he will continue…

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Slava’s Snowshow Blasts into Brisbane

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Slava’s Snowshow, playing at the Lyric Theatre, QPAC is a fantastical journey devised by the Russian clown Slava Polunin, whose character came into being during Cirque du Soleil’s Alegria tour. Transferring the circus clown into the arena of the theatre, Slava has toured his snow show and band of funny-sad…

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Cirque du Soleil – OVO Photo Feature

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Cirque du Soleil’s OVO is now playing at The Grand Chapiteau, Docklands (Melbourne) and photographer David Wyatt from Capturing Images shot these magnificent images at the show’s media event. AussieTheatre’s Anne-Marie Peard reviewed OVO this week – read her review HERE. OVO is playing at Docklands until March 24 and will…

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Cirque Du Soleil: Ovo

Cirque Du Soleil: Ovo

The last time Cirque Du Soleil was in town, Saltimbanco was performed in a so-wrong sports arena, so it’s wonderful to have Ovo back in the relative intimacy of the purpose-built tent community of the Grand Chapiteau – even if it is in the weird concrete emptiness of Docklands. In 2013, 15 million people will…

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Hey There Hoopla, the Circus is in Town

Hey There Hoopla, the Circus is in Town

Remember the feeling you had when you saw the circus for the first time? Probably not. But you do recall that it was a magical experience filled with awe, wonder and excitement. Cirque du Soleil recaptures that feeling we thought was lost forever in their latest production OVO, which had…

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Australian Premiere of OVO by Cirque du Soleil

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Brisbane is experiencing a mass migration of very talented insects this month for Cirque du Soleil’s Australian Premiere of OVO, which opens in the blue-and-yellow Grand Chapiteau (Big Top) at Northshore Hamilton this evening. Attending the “orange carpet” is a star-studded line up of Brisvegas celebrities including Melanie Zanetti, Carol Burns,…

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David Harris: A Whirlwind World Theatre Tour, part 2

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Last week we featured David Harris’ first exclusive AussieTheatre blog, detailing his adventures in a whirlwind theatre tour of London. After seeing Warhorse, Les Miserables, Blood Brothers, Phantom, and enjoying a backstage encounter with the West End cast of Legally Blonde (Harris will star as Emmett in the Australian premiere…

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