Articles on ‘Hayes Theatre Co’
It’s Sunday, so why not wander over to one of Australia’s biggest, most sensitive voices and have a listen? Casey Donovan might be best known for winning the second season of Australian Idol, but chances are you’ve seen this singer on a musical theatre stage of late. She’s been on stage in The Sapphires, and Flowerchildren – The Mamas… Read more.
AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway to High Society at the Hayes Theatre on Saturday 5 September. The captivating Tracy Lord invites you to the most elegant wedding of 1938. There are 700 guests, an ocean of champagne, and a couple of pesky undercover journalists certain to turn the event from shindig into scandal. Only one thing… Read more.
Amanda Harrison’s simple and fun cabaret, Up Close and Reasonably Personal, is a gentle act of distance. The cabaret form is notoriously intimate and Harrison negotiates her terms with us up-front, not without a smile: the show will be intimate by virtue of its size and design, but in terms of content it will not… Read more.
Highway Run Productions in association with Hayes Theatre Co is bringing Rent to Sydney in October. Directed by Shaun Rennie and with musical direction by Andrew Worboys, the production has an exciting cast that’s sure to bring the scrappy rock opera to roaring life. Stephen Madsen (currently starring in Heathers at the Hayes) will play filmmaker Mark;… Read more.
Heathers: The Musical, based on the 80s cult classic film of the same name, premiered Off Broadway in 2014 to critical acclaim and even garnered an enthusiastic following of its own. The Hayes Theatre, the current hub of Sydney’s independent musical theatre revolution, will be home to the Australian premiere of Heathers starting from July… Read more.
Sydney’s Hayes Theatre Co is moving from strength to strength as it steadily cultivates a thriving musical theatre exploration that is starting to be felt around the country. Now High Society is on the horizon, and the season has already been extended: it will play from 4 September – 3 October. Directed by Helen Dallimore and… Read more.
Following a successful Melbourne season Flourish Productions are bringing The Songs of Ahrens & Flaherty to Sydney this weekend as part of the Hayes Theatre Co.’s 2015 Cabaret Season. The show highlights the work of long time song-writing team Lynn Ahrens and Stephen Flaherty whose work includes such shows as Lucky Stiff, Ragtime, Seussical, Once On This Island, My… Read more.
Hayes Theatre Co and New Musicals Australia (NMA) have announced the two musicals that have been chosen to proceed to Stage Three of the NMA developmental process. The Detective’s Handbook by Ian Ferrington and Olga Solar, and MELBA, by Nicholas Christo and Johannes Luebbers will each will be workshopped with one being chosen for a… Read more.
AussieTheatre and Hayes Theatre Co are teaming up to bring you a chance to see some of the incredible shows programmed into the second annual Hayes Theatre Co Cabaret Season! Simply select which show you’d most like to see (make sure you are available to attend at the time allocated) and submit your entry (you can… Read more.
Australia’s John O’Hara is a dedicated, hard working, passionate, talented, all-round-wonderful guy with a knack for standing out from the crowd. For the last 15 years he has worked in the Australian arts industry, appearing in major musicals including Cats, Rock of Ages, Wicked, Dusty, The Rocky Horror Show, The Boy From Oz and more. Well known to… Read more.