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Wicked – Sydney return season

The cast of WICKED, Melbourne 2014. Image by Belinda Strodder

It has captured the attention of theatre-goers the world over, and no matter what you think about it or its worth, it is undeniable now: Wicked is one of the most important musicals of the past twenty years. With a dominating decade-and-counting run on Broadway and productions all over the…

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AussieTheatre launches Ticket A42 Podcast with John O’Hara

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Today, AussieTheatre.com is proud to announce the launch of a special industry podcast in collaboration with performer John O’Hara. The podcast, entitled Ticket A42, will be hosted by O’Hara and feature candid and fun interviews with members of the Australian theatre industry on a monthly basis, giving a new insight into…

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Wicked soars

The cast of WICKED, Melbourne 2014. Image by Belinda Strodder

Stephen Schwartz and Winnie Holzman’s phenomenally successful Wicked opened on Broadway in 2003 and is still running. This production has won piles of awards, has been reproduced all over the world, including Australia in 2008–11, and is back in Melbourne, before touring to Sydney and Brisbane. With 11 years of international reviews,…

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Wicked: Melbourne welcomes the Witches once more

Jemma Rix as Elphaba in WICKED. Image by Belinda Strodder

Tonight, Melbourne will once again host the opening night the musical WICKED, which is returning to the Regent Theatre nearly 6 years after its premiere season in 2008. Starring Australia’s original Glinda (Lucy Durack), Jemma Rix as Elphaba and Reg Livermore as the Wonderful Wizard of Oz, this production returns to Australia as part…

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CONFIRMED: Wicked is returning to Sydney this September

The witches of Oz! Wicked's Lucy Durack and Jemma Rix

John Frost has confirmed that WICKED will be returning to Sydney’s Captiol Theatre in 2014. The 10th anniversary tour, which returns to Melbourne in May 2014, will transfer to the Capitol Theatre in Sydney from September 20. The production will tour to Brisbane once the Sydney season concludes, but no…

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Wicked flies back into Melbourne in just 100 days

The witches of Oz! Wicked's Lucy Durack and Jemma Rix

The countdown is on! In just 100 short days, the 10th Anniversary tour of Wicked will set itself down in Melbourne, where its Australian journey began. The show will commence previews on Wednesday 7th May, with its opening night scheduled for Saturday 10th May at the Regent Theatre – current home…

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