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The King and I – Photo Feature

Yongying Woo as Eliza in Opera Australia's The King and I , Brisbane. Image by Oliver Toth

Opera Australia and John Frost’s The King and I opens at QPAC’s Lyric Theatre, Brisbane tomorrow night starring Teddy Tahu Rhodes and Lisa McCune. The production, directed by Christopher Renshaw with lavish costume and set designs by Roger Kirk and Brian Thompson respectively, is a lavish and opulent revival of…

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Giveaways

Win tickets to Rocky Horror, Melbourne

The Cast of The Rocky Horror Show. Image by Jeff Busby

As a special Easter treat, AussieTheatre are giving away a DOUBLE PASS to see The Rocky Horror Show in Melbourne on Friday 25 April! Australian theatre and television star Craig McLachlan stars as Frank n Furter in this 40th anniversary tour presented by Howard Panter and John Frost. Also appearing…

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Giveaways

Win a double pass to DreamSong in Melbourne

The Dreamsong cast

AussieTheatre is excited to have a double pass to give away to DreamSong at Theatre Works in St Kilda on Sunday, April 13 at 5pm. Written by Hugo Chiarella and Robert Tripolino, directed by Dean Bryant (Pirates of Penzance, Next to Normal, The Producers), with choreography by Andrew Hallsworth (Priscilla Queen of…

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Show Profiles

DREAMSONG – God Is In The Detail

DREAMSONG – God Is In The Detail

After suffering a massive hit from the Global Financial Crisis, fictional mega church DreamSong decides to stage the return of Christ, marketing him as a Christian pop star. Writer/Performer Hugo Chiarella talks to Bethany Simons about how the journey of writing a new musical is anything but taking the straight…

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Features

Sweet Charity – Photo Feature

Verity Hunt-Ballard. Image by Kurt Sneddon

Sydney’s newest independent theatre hub – the Hayes Theatre Co – kicked off its inaugural season with a bang last month and is tipped to soar from strength to strength. Their debut season of Sweet Charity, starring Verity Hunt-Ballard, Martin Crewes and Debora Krizak sold out fast after an influx…

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News

Falsettos to sing at Sydney’s Eternity Theatre

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Prepare to enter Falsettoland as the Darlinghurst Theatre presents a beloved Broadway classic for the 2014 Sydney Mardi Gras Festival. If you have never heard of the musical Falsettos you could almost be forgiven. The musical first opened on Broadway in 1992 where it ran for over a year and…

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News

EXCLUSIVE: La Cage Aux Folles to tour Australia

La Cage Aux Folles. Image supplied

Aussie Theatre can exclusively announce that after a twenty-nine year absence, Australia will host a revival of the smash hit Broadway musical La Cage aux Folles. It seems the best of times is 2014 with the music theatre season receiving a new, fabulous addition in the presence of the iconic…

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