From Rachel: My very first paid job in the industry involved me being topless on stage. (In my defence, I was wearing a lot of body jewellery, which made me FEEL significantly less topless, than I actually was.) Having grown up in a conservative family this presented a huge ethical problem for both my folks… Read more.
In tribute to the late Jon English, his rock opera passion project, PARIS: A Rock Odyssey is set to return in a Melbourne concert series for just four performances in July 2017 at Melbourne Recital Centre. Music Theatre Melbourne (MTM) will produce the concert production. Co-written by English and music producer David Mackay, English was working… Read more.
Having begun in 1960, the Adelaide Festival is widely recognised for its excellence, innovation and artistic leadership. It has become a significant part of South Australia’s social, cultural and economic landscape. With over 900 artists participating in 200 events, next year’s Adelaide Festival is sure to be one of the most exciting and extensive so… Read more.
It’s going to be the hottest ticket in town, and we’ve some freebies to give away to the Australian Premiere production of The Addams Family at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney. Two lucky AussieTheatre readers will *snap* up a DOUBLE PASS each to see a preview performance on Tuesday 19 March at 7pm! The show features a… Read more.
David Allen caught up with the Australian cast of The Addams Family musical at their official launch this week… and he had a perfectly horrible time. An expression that makes the rounds these days is “they’ll make a musical out of anything these days!” And so it would seem with a Broadway season kicking off… Read more.
After many months of rumours and speculation, the Australian Addams Family cast have been officially announced this morning at a special media launch in Sydney. Seven members of the principal cast are now confirmed, including John Waters and Chloe Dallimore who will lead the company as Gomez and Morticia Addams. Also starring in the production… Read more.
A huge array of stars, including international composer Stephen Schwartz, will line up for this year’s Adelaide Cabaret Festival. This year’s Festival will be held from June 11 to June 26. Amongst the shows on offer, Caroline O’Connor will perform in A Musical Life, a bio-type show that will feature musical theatre classics by legends like… Read more.