Articles on ‘Lucy Durack’

Side by Side by Sondheim – more cast announced

Side by Side by Sondheim – more cast announced

The upcoming concert version of Side By Side By Sondheim (announced on AussieTheatre here) is shaping up to be a very special night indeed. Producer Enda Markey has announced more cast from the company joining West End and Broadway star Ruthie Henshall at the Theatre Royal in Sydney next month. Some of Australia’s own brightest… Read more.

Slow fade on Strange Bedfellows?

Slow fade on Strange Bedfellows?

For fans of Australian-made musicals, the last six months haven’t been particularly positive. Only a few weeks ago the sports-and-suburbia musical Every Single Saturday cancelled its large-scale Theatre Royal run in Sydney to focus on extending its smaller season at a smaller theatre. It reminded us at AussieTheatre of another distinctly Australian show that seems… Read more.

Exclusive interview with Lucy Durack, Australia’s Elle Woods

Exclusive interview with Lucy Durack, Australia’s Elle Woods

The official launch of Legally Blonde was held at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre, The Star on Monday 5 March 2012. In an exclusive interview, AussieTheatre’s Erin James chats with Lucy Durack, star of Legally Blonde about her audition process to be cast as Australia’s Elle Woods, her interactions with Director/Choreographer Jerry Mitchell and her love of… Read more.

Legally Blonde: More casting rumours circulate

David Harris, Lucy Durack, Rob Mills

As is the case in the lead up to any new musical, the rumour mill is overflowing with speculation about principal casting for 2012’s much anticipated blockbuster; Legally Blonde The Musical. According to an article in Brisbane’s Courier Mail, Lucy Durack, Rob Mills and David Harris have been cast in the lead roles of Elle… Read more.

Durack, Cousens and Wood will star in Strange Bedfellows

They’re close mates, but not that close! is excited to report that Instinct Entertainment in association with McLaren House has officially announced that the new, all Australian musical, Strange Bedfellows will open at The Princess Theatre, Melbourne on 19 October 2011. Tickets will go on sale from July 11 through Ticketmaster. John Foreman’s new… Read more.

2GB Broadcasts live from Wicked

Radio 2GB this morning broadcasted live from the stage of the Capitol Theatre, which hosts Wicked. The morning program, hosted by successful broadcaster Alan Jones, featured a Wicked flavour. The morning began at 5.30am and was a huge success. Audience members were treated to a performance of ‘The Wizard and I’ by Jemma Rix along with interviews of… Read more.

Wicked cast goes Into The Woods

You might think witches, handsome princes and beautiful blondes in ball gowns at the Capitol Theatre means one show? Right? Wrong! For one night only, the cast of Wicked, including Lucy Durack, Rob Mills and Maggie Kirkpatrick, will be presenting Broadway legend Stephen Sondheim’s timeless classic, Into The Woods. When a Baker and his Wife learn they’ve been… Read more.