Articles on ‘Michelle Doake’

Ensemble Theatre’s Cruise Control

The first thing to say when talking about Cruise Control, David Williamson’s new play currently on at the Ensemble, is that the cast are electric. Funny, devilish, dry, wacky – they play their characters with energy and honesty. There are some wildly funny scenes, some excellent moments of human emotion – and all at appropriately… Read more.

Light the Night 2012 – an extraordinary experience

When the lights went down for Light the Night 2012, the audience burst into warm applause before a single note was sung, before lights went up on the opening act. When Adam Rennie began to sing – a beautifully pure “Beautiful City” from Godspell, the warmth extended even further. Light the Night is an extraordinary… Read more.

Next to Normal Sydney announces star-studded cast

Ian Stenlake and Michelle Doake. Image by Blueprint Studios

After exclusively announcing last November, that Next To Normal, the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning musical, would be making its Sydney Premiere, AussieTheatre can now confirm the star-studded cast. Today Director Tyran Parke announced the cast for their strictly limited Sydney season: Cast: Dan – Ian Stenlake (Sea Patrol) Diana – Michelle Doake (The Hatpin) Dr. Fine/Dr. Madden – Bobby… Read more.