Articles on ‘Marina Prior’

The Sound of Music children’s cast announced

Sound of Music Sydney children. Image from @SoundofMusicAu Instagram

18 talented Sydney children aged from 8 – 14 have been chosen from over 1000 hopefuls to play the youngest members of the von Trapp Family in Sydney’s highly anticipated revival of Rodgers and Hammerstein’s musical The Sound Of Music, starring Amy Lehpamer and Cameron Daddo.

Review: Marina Prior- A Prior Engagement

Marina Prior - A Prior Engagement. Photo supplied.

Marina Prior has been a big name in Australian musical theatre for 30 years. Growing up she thought she would be a pop singer, but at the age of 19 she auditioned for Simon Gallaher’s Pirates of Penzance (the first show in QPAC’s Lyric Theatre) and landed the role of Mabel. Since then, she has… Read more.

A Prior Engagement with Marina Prior

Marina Prior. Image by Graham Jepson

Brisbane audiences are in for a special treat with Marina Prior’s one-woman show – A Prior Engagement – heading to Brisbane Powerhouse’s Visy Theatre this September 10 and 11. She has been a household name in Australia for many years, starring in over twenty lead roles in major musical productions including Les Miserables, The Phantom… Read more.

Confirmed: The Sound of Music cast announced

Cameron Daddo and Amy Lehpamer. Photo by Brian Geach

How do you solve a problem like Maria? Cast a dynamite performer like Amy Lehpamer and all is well in the world! It was confirmed today that the upcoming Australian tour of The Sound of Music (set to open at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre on 13 December 2015) will star multi award winning performer Cameron Daddo as Captain… Read more.

2015 Hayes Theatre Co cabaret season announced

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Cabaret season is just around the corner and in Sydney that means the Hayes. Now in its second year, the Hayes Theatre Co Cabaret season will bring cabaret acts, masterclasses, talks and more to the beloved Potts Point space. “Hayes Theatre Co is bringing a Cabaret Season that is bigger and bolder with the diversity… Read more.

Review: Jumpy, Sydney season

Brenna Harding and Jane Turner in Jumpy. Photo by Brett Boardman.

Jane Turner is the heart and soul of Jumpy, a Melbourne Theatre Co production presented by Sydney Theatre Co that has just landed at the Drama Theatre.  She is Hilary, fifty years old and floundering as a parent, a professional, and a partner, and Turner is hapless and sweetly bewildered in a performance that, under… Read more.

MTC: Jumpy

At least Jumpy is a play about 50-something women who have sex. There’s not that much written about the middle-aged years when women discover a new type of social invisibility, and a time when female actors can disappear until they can play crones and clowns. Written by UK writer April De Angelis, the MTC season opener is as… Read more.

Australian Music Theatre Workshop Announces an All Star Line Up

The 2014 Australian Music Theatre Workshop has announced a truly star studded line up for 2014. Including some of the most talented and successful people the industry has to offer, the workshop will run in January next year and feature seminars, forums and master classes. Organised in conjunction with Brisbane based music theatre production company… Read more.