Articles on ‘Melbourne’

Twisted Broadway Melbourne – Bigger and better in 2012

Australia’s music theatre stars will come together once again in Melbourne to raise awareness for those living with and affected by HIV/AIDS, at Melbourne’s third annual Twisted Broadway charity concert. On Monday 23 July, Melissa Bergland (Winners and Losers, 2012 Logie winner) and Australian entertainment icon Rhonda Burchmore will co-host the evening at Melbourne’s BMW Edge… Read more.


Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will open in Melbourne, 2013

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will open in Melbourne, 2013

Get ready for the ride of your life, Melbourne! Tim Lawson of TML Enterprises confirmed with AussieTheatre that Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will be heading to Her Majesty’s Theatre in 2013. After it’s Australian Premiere season at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney from November 16, the production will head south to Melbourne from January 30. Lawson, who… Read more.



Theatre shakeup! MTC announces three new artistic appointments

Artistic opportunities, education programs and new Australian works will have a special place in Brett Sheehy’s MTC from 2013. It’s a big day for arts management news in Australia. Melbourne Theatre Company’s Artistic Director, Brett Sheehy, has announced three new artistic appointments for MTC: Sam Strong as Associate Artistic Director, Leticia Cáceres as Associate Director,… Read more.


Steven Brinberg is Simply Barbra

New York cabaret artist Steven Brinberg has the seal of approval from Barbra herself – so you know this one’s going to be good. Simply Barbra, a tribute to possibly the world’s most beloved songstress, has won numerous awards and sold out tours all over the world. Presented by Luckiest Productions, the show makes a… Read more.


Dancehouse comes ‘alive’ to celebrate 20 years

In 2012, Dancehouse celebrates 20 years of shaping contemporary Australian culture with a rare and fleeting glimpse into the anatomy of an art form. As an anniversary gift to Australian dance they are set to present Alive! 20 Years – 20 Choreographers. Alive!, a celebration of the legacy of this premier centre for independent dance,… Read more.


Annie welcomes Michael Cormick and Bert Newton

Annie welcomes Michael Cormick and Bert Newton

Leapin’ Lizards! Acclaimed musical theatre star Michael Cormick and television and theatre legend Bert Newton will join the cast of the sell-out Australian tour of Annie. Michael Cormick (Cats, The Woman in White) will take the role of Daddy Warbucks on August 7 when Anthony Warlow heads to New York to play the same role… Read more.


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