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Manilla Street: Blood Brothers

Blood Brothers

Blood Brothers revolves around a pair of twins, Mickey and Edward, who are separated from birth. The children’s lives are told through the frame of a series of collisions between binary opposites starting when their mother, Mrs Johnstone, cannot afford to keep both boys and gives Edward away to Mrs…

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Production Company: The Pirates of Penzance

Production Company: The Pirates of Penzance

Gilbert and Sullivan’s operetta The Pirates of Penzance was first performed in New York on 31 December 1879. It proceeded to have a highly successful run that would fix the style of the piece for almost a hundred years. A rethinking of the work lead to the acclaimed 1981 Broadway…

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Midsumma: Gaybies

Gaybie

Gaybies is on its way to being an important piece of theatre that shakes up stale and dull opinions. Opening at Midsumma, it’s singing show tunes with the choir, but there couldn’t be better and more fabulous audience to introduce this work to. Created by music theatre director/creator Dean Bryant, Gaybies is the…

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Moonshadow – video interview and show footage

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We captured the first glimpses of Moonshadow last week at the Princess Theatre Melbourne at a special media event. Starring Gareth Keegan and Gemma-Ashley Kaplan (both featured in the video) the show features 40 songs penned by Cat Stevens including ‘Father and Son’, ‘Wild World’ and ‘Moonshadow’ We also had…

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Only if you do ‘Remember the days’

Only if you do ‘Remember the days’

As carbon under the right conditions might form an appealing – but not always perfect – diamond, the elements of Moonshadow combine, maybe with the odd flaw, to give a production that will have a handsome sparkle for many beholders. It is a happy circumstance that the singer/songwriter once known…

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Moonshadow’s magical photo feature

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The cast of Moonshadow, the brand new musical penned by Yusuf (Cat Stevens) are preparing to give their world premiere opening night performance this evening at Melbourne’s beautiful Princess Theatre on Spring Street. Featuring over 40 classic songs Yusuf penned as Cat Stevens including ‘Father and Son’, ‘Wild World’ and…

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Over the moon: Moonshadow prepares for opening

Over the moon: Moonshadow prepares for opening

According to the Moon Countdown, the world premiere of Moonshadow by Yusuf will take place in 2 days and anticipation is building in the lead up to Australia’s second world premiere musical this month. The new musical epic is set to open on Thursday 31 May at the Princess Theatre…

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