Articles on ‘Hayes Theatre Co’

Anything is possible: Sydney’s independent theatre revolution

Well it’s official, this month Sydney audiences resoundingly welcomed the return of the independent musical. With William Finn’s Falsettos playing at the Eternity and Sweet Charity at the Hayes Theatre, for the first time in a long time, the independent musicals outnumbered the mainstage productions. Better yet, this isn’t a miraculous one-off. There’s much more… Read more.

Review: Sweet Charity – Hayes Theatre

Sweet Charity at the Hayes Theatre Co, nominated for nine Sydney Theatre Awards.. Image by Kurt Sneddon

Hayes Theatre Co – a new company devoted to furthering Australian musical theatre and cabaret through clever revivals and new works – debuted their first show this week: Luckiest Productions and Neil Gooding Production’s  re-imagining of the legendary 1966 musical (and later, a film starring Shirley MacLaine) Sweet Charity. This isn’t a replica. This is… Read more.

Oh so sweet: Sweet Charity teaser at Hayes Theatre Co

Sweet Charity at the Hayes Theatre Co, nominated for nine Sydney Theatre Awards.. Image by Kurt Sneddon

It’s been doing the rounds on Facebook today already, but in case you haven’t seen this little sizzle reel from the Hayes Theatre Co’s debut production of Sweet Charity, we suggest you take a peek! Starring Verity Hunt-Ballard, Debora Krizak and Martin Crewes this production has the Sydney theatre scene a-buzz with excitement, and looking… Read more.

Squabbalogic to kick off 2014 with The Drowsy Chaperone

Squabbalogic will present The Drowsy Chaperone in association with the new Hayes Theatre Co.

Squabbalogic are oft-called ‘musical theatre darlings’ of the Sydney scenes, which is accurate, but after their smashing 2013 season and now, coming into 2014, we might need to start calling them ‘game-changers’. Last year, Squabbalogic defied even the highest expectations with two Australian premieres: the form-defying irony-rock show Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, and the redeemed, tragic,… Read more.

Happy New Year! The new Hayes Theatre is open

It is a Happy New Year for lovers of musicals and cabaret! The newly formed Hayes Theatre Co have moved in to their premises on Greenknowe Avenue in Potts Point this morning and Sydney’s music theatre ecosystem just got a whole lot more exciting.  The company –  a collaborative partnership between several notable organisations that currently… Read more.