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CONFIRMED: Wicked Brisbane season dates announced

Elphaba (Jemma Rix) and Glinda (Lucy Durack)
Photo:  Jeff Busby

John Frost has confirmed that WICKED will return to QPAC’s Lyric Theatre next year as part of the 10th Anniversary Australian tour. Four years after their debut season in Brisbane, which saw the production shut down for several weeks during the devastating QLD floods, the cast of WICKED are set to…

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Rocky Horror – photo feature

Rocky Horror Show , Melbourne. Image by Belinda Strodder

The Rocky Horror Show began previews in Melbourne last night ahead of an official opening at the Comedy Theatre this Saturday. Belinda Strodder from Arts Photography captured the quirky and crazy atmosphere over at the Frankenstein place to share with our AussieTheatre readers at a media call earlier this week. Starring…

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Getting to know you: Anna Magrath from The King and I

Anna Magrath

Opera Australia and John Frost’s production of The King and I opened in Brisbane last weekend, marking the professional music theatre debut of many up-and-coming performers. AussieTheatre is thrilled to be featuring a new interview series entitled Getting To Know You to introduce these new artists to their music theatre audience! We continue our series…

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Inside the rehearsal room – The King and I

Lisa McCune and the children's ensemble

Last week Opera Australia invited media inside the rehearsal room of The King and I for a sneak peek. AussieTheatre was able to capture these images of Lisa McCune and the cast at work as they rehearsed with the children’s ensemble.  Currently in their final week of rehearsal at The Opera Centre…

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The Rocky Horror Show – Adelaide

The Rocky Horror Show – Adelaide

It’s hard to believe that Richard O’Brien’s Rocky Horror Show was penned over 40 years ago by an out of work actor just trying to keep busy. Indeed, it’s hard to believe that a musical parodying B-grade horror and science-fiction movies could stand the test of time. But the flamboyant…

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