Lucy Maunder

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Victorian Opera: Into the Woods

Photo by Jeff Busby

After the success of their Sunday in the Park with George (1984), Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine created Into the Woods (1986), which beat Phantom of the Opera at the Tonys and firmly sits on the top of many favourite-musical lists. Following the success of their 2013 production of Sunday in the Park with George, Victorian Opera have…

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Grease in Melbourne

Grease in Melbourne

When I was 10, Grease was my word. I knew the film soundtrack album inside out before I saw the film (at the cinema), my school-friend group called ourselves the Pink Ladies and I still have a crush on John Travolta. Sitting with other 40-something woman with similar memories, the enthusiasm of…

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Grease Giveaway – Melbourne

Rob Mills as Danny in GREASE. Image by Jeff Bubsy

It’s set to be the hottest ticket in Melbourne this summer, and AussieTheatre have two to give away!  That’s right – we have a DOUBLE PASS to give away to the party musical GREASE starring Rob Mills, Gretel Scarlett, Todd McKenney, Lucy Maunder and Bert Newton! This is a fabulous…

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LTN13: Get Ready to Light the Night!

LTN13: Get Ready to Light the Night!

On Monday October 28 the Sydney City Recital Centre in Angel Place will play host to a one night only concert that has grown to become one of the most notoriously spectacular music theatre events in Australia. A charity concert in support of research for gene control in acute leukemia…

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Grease – Sydney Season

Grease – Sydney Season

Grease is a frothy, popular musical that has achieved legendary status through an iconic movie release. It is beloved, and it makes it audiences happy. Staging it, however, can be notoriously difficult. It’s easy to miss the mark, and unfortunately, that is the case with the current Australian touring production.…

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Light the Night 2013 Announced for October 28

Adam Rennie. Photograhy by Blueprint Studios.

The legendary Sydney charity concert to raise money for the Arrow Bone Marrow Transplant Foundation will return to Sydney in 2014 with tickets now on sale. The music theatre extravaganza will be held once again at the Sydney City Recital Centre in Angel Place and will be hosted by Jan…

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Grease is the Word

Grease Australian Tour - Photo by Jeff Busby

It’s been thirty-five years since the film was released and the last main stage production in Australia was twenty-two years ago (arena spectaculars aside) but GREASE is still the word. The new Australian production has premièred in Brisbane at the Lyric Theatre in the Queensland Performing Arts Centre to an…

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Grease opens this Sunday in Brisbane

Rob Mills as Danny in GREASE. Image by Jeff Bubsy

John Frost’s multimillion dollar revival of GREASE will officially open in Brisbane for its Australian premiere on Sunday 25 August.  Starring Rob Mills as Danny and rising star Gretel Scarlett as Sandy, the ticket sales for GREASE in Brisbane have been exceptionally strong, with extra performances added to the limited season…

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