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 dates have been confirmed at… Read more.
Queensland born Matthew Robinson is a Pratt Prize winning composer/lyricist with both a prestigious Churchill Fellowship and an Australia Council Music Fellowship to his name. Editor Erin James spoke with Robinson about the upcoming world premiere concert of his new musical Atlantis in Melbourne on February 23, how he writes musicals and more… “I like to… Read more.
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 of King Kong, which will… Read more.
It seems Tamsin Carroll is not alone in making her presence felt in the UK music theatre scene. A quintet of Australian talent was recently directed alongside world class performers by two time Tony Award winner Jerry Mitchell (Legally Blonde, Kinky Boots) in a workshop presentation of a new show: But I’m a Cheerleader the… Read more.
The blockbuster musical WICKED is returning to Melbourne in 2014 and tickets for previews will be on sale next week! Co-producer John Frost confirmed today that tickets for performances on May 7-9, 2014 will be available for purchase from September 30. Returning to its Australian home at the Regent Theatre, this production is part of… Read more.
AussieTheatre’s Ben Neutze and Liam Bradbery managed to chat with some of the 2013 Helpmann Award winners immediately after they received their awards at the Sydney Opera House this week. With grins ear to ear and a whole bunch of excited superlatives, Lucy Durack, Helen Dallimore, Russel Dykstra, Kate Grenville and Andrew Bovell all share… Read more.
AussieTheatre’s Digital Team were at the Sydney Opera House to capture sights and sounds from the 13th Annual Helpmann Awards! Take a peek at some of our snaps from the Red Carpet – we hope they tide you over until the videos are edited and online!
The 2013 Helpmann Awards are taking place at the Sydney Opera House from 7pm this evening and we caught up with nominee Lucy Durack to chat about her best actress in a musical nomination (for her performance in Legally Blonde) and the big year that has been! Where were you when you were told of… Read more.
Wicked is returning to Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane next year! At a special event on the steps of Melbourne’s Old Treasury Building this afternoon, Wicked Australia’s co-producer John Frost confirmed that the blockbuster musical will commence its much anticipated return season at its original home – Melbourne’s Regent Theatre – on Saturday May 10, 2014…. Read more.
Legally Blonde, The Musical is the epitome of the feel-good stage spectacular. This gem of a production has everything – a fantastic script, excellent cast, great music and seamless technical stagecraft – all carried off with delightful energy and fun. And on a quiet Tuesday night well into its Melbourne season, this is all the… Read more.