Articles on ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’

2013 in review: Sydney musical theatre

Hilary Cole. Photo by Michael Francis, Francis Photography.

Most musical theatre fans in Sydney are well into the groove of 2014. The newly-formed Hayes Theatre Co is devoted to musical theatre and cabaret programming, as well as developing new Australian musical works, and new large-scale productions getting ready to debut, like the long-awaited Strictly Ballroom. But before it all begins, let’s take one last… Read more.

2013 Sydney Theatre Awards Announced

2013 Sydney Theatre Awards Announced

The Sydney Theatre Award nominations for 2013 were announced this week as part of the annual selection of shows by eight of Sydney’s most respected Theatre critics. Over thirty-seven different productions from the calendar year of 2013 are up for nominations in twenty-six different categories, with new categories added in 2013 to allow the celebration… Read more.

Major Musicals update: 2013, 2014 and beyond

Lucy Maunder and the Australian Cast of Grease. Photo by Jeff Busby.

Looking for the latest Musicals Update? Check out our Major Musicals: 2015 and beyond update here With the 2012 – 2013 musical theatre season now largely behind us, and with the majority of shows announced for 2014, here is AussieTheatre’s guide to the shows that will close out 2013, the major productions for 2014 and… Read more.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels Giveaway

Matt Hetherington and Tony Sheldon in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.  Image by Kurt Sneddon

AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway for the last week of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Following fantastic critical reviews and widespread industry praise, producer George Youakim’s Sydney premiere of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is ending its season at the Theatre Royal on Sunday 8 December. Reviewer Cassie Tongue dubbed Dirty Rotten Scoundrels the production which “gets… Read more.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels extend their stay in Sydney

Amy Lehpamer. Image by Kurt Sneddon

It was confirmed today by Producer George Youakim of James Anthony Productions that the Sydney premiere of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels will extend its season. Due to popular demand, this outrageously funny musical starring Tony Sheldon, Matt Hetherington, Amy Lehpamer and John Wood will now play at Sydney’s Theatre Royal until 8 December, and tickets for all… Read more.

LTN13: Get Ready to Light the Night!

On Monday October 28 the Sydney City Recital Centre in Angel Place will play host to a one night only concert that has grown to become one of the most notoriously spectacular music theatre events in Australia. A charity concert in support of research for gene control in acute leukemia with all funds raised going… Read more.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – Theatre Royal, Sydney

Matt Hetherington and Tony Sheldon in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels.  Image by Kurt Sneddon

Has a musical ever been so necessary in Sydney as Dirty Rotten Scoundrels? A palate cleanser after several loud and ultimately disappointing ventures in musical theatre have come to town, this production gets everything right. Tucked into the Theatre Royal, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels opened last night with many, many bouts of laughter. Based on the… Read more.

Win a double pass to Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Sydney

AussieTheatre is thrilled to be giving away two A Reserve DOUBLE PASSES to see the Tony Award winning musical Dirty Rotten Scoundrels at the Theatre Royal! Our lucky winners (and their guests) will be some of the first to see the Sydney premiere of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels starring Tony Sheldon, Matt Hetherington and Amy Lehpamer! Based on the 1988… Read more.

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels – Rehearsal room photo feature

Tony Sheldon and John Wood in Dirty Rotten Scoundrels. Image by Kurt Sneddon

The cast of Dirty Rotten Scoundrels are currently rehearsing 6 days a week in preparation for their opening night on October 24 at Sydney’s Theatre Royal, and AussieTheatre caught a sneak peek of the show last week. Producers George Youakim and Stephen Doorey from James Anthony Production opened the doors of their Dirty Rotten Scoundrels rehearsal for… Read more.