Articles on ‘Composing’

A musical interview with Matthew Robinson

AussieTheatre’s resident musical guru Drew Lane sits down with Matthew Robinson for the latest in a series of interviews with Australian musical theatre writers and composers. Today I have the pleasure of chatting with award-winning composer Matthew Robinson. His musical Metro Street won the coveted Pratt Prize, and went on to be nominated for five Helpmann… Read more.

Government supports new music theatre in Australia

This February, Arts Centre Melbourne will present a wonderful new initiative for Music Theatre composers and writers in Australia, in a project assisted by the Australia Council for the Arts. With a mission to uncover and support bold, innovative thinking in contemporary music theatre across Australia, Arts Centre Melbourne and the Australia Council called for new… Read more.

Sift through the rubbish to find the gold is pleased to welcome a new columnist to our Regular Column line up! We welcome to the team Drew Lane! (composer, pianist and musical theatre enthusiast) Drew will bring you his thoughts on the industry in his new column: Musical Musings I don’t proclaim to know everything about writing musicals. I’m still a… Read more.