Articles on ‘Broadway’

David Harris: A Whirlwind World Theatre Tour, part 1

David Harris: A Whirlwind World Theatre Tour, part 1

David Harris, Australia’s quintessential leading man, has been working hard for the last few years. Starring as Chris in the Aussie revival of Miss Saigon, Fiyero in Wicked (Australia, Singapore and now South Korea) he has had little time for rest and relaxation. Recently, however, he managed to squeeze a short holiday into his busy… Read more.

Eden Espinosa – Adelaide Cabaret Festival

Over the years, the musical theatre geeks (of whom I count myself as one) have been able to feed their need for Broadway superstars at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival. It’s like New York is brought right to our doorstep and we love it! This year’s festival seems to be a musical theatre dream world filled… Read more.

Tony Awards – Live updates

Tony Awards – Live updates

Don’t have Twitter? You can follow along with our live updates right here on the site. We also have a list of all this years winners. Updated as they are announced. View the story “Tony Award Live Updates 2012” on Storify

Lea Salonga – An evening of beauty

If there was an official headliner of this year’s Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Lea Salonga would be it. The queen of musical theatre, creating the role of Kim in Miss Saigon and the voice to some of the best Disney features, including Aladdin and Mulan. She’s won Olivier and Tony Awards and her bell-like voice graced… 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.

Switcheroo – Warlow leaves Aussie Annie tour for Broadway season

Switcheroo – Warlow leaves Aussie Annie tour for Broadway season

It was announced yesterday that Anthony Warlow, one of Australia’s leading music theatre performers, has been offered the role of Oliver ‘Daddy’ Warbucks in the new revival of Annie The Musical on Broadway. Unfortunately for Australian audiences, Warlow (who is currently playing Warbucks in John Frost’s Australian revival of Annie) will conclude his run in the Australian… Read more.

Warlow to make Broadway debut as Warbucks

According to the Courier Mail, Australia’s biggest musical theatre star Anthony Warlow will soon be heading to Broadway. It is understood he is to make his debut on the Great White Way in the Broadway revival of Annie playing the role of Daddy Warbucks – a role which he is currently performing in the acclaimed Australian… Read more.

King Kong set to tour the world

The world premiere production of Global Creatures’ upcoming musical King Kong will debut at Melbourne’s Regent Theatre in June 2013 featuring a cast of 40 actors, singers, dancers and puppeteers. Set in New York in the 1930s, the musical will feature both an original score (Marius de Vries) as well as arrangements of popular music from… Read more.

Carmel Dean’s second Broadway song blog

Western Australian expat Carmel Dean has been living and working as an arranger, composer and musical director on Broadway for ten years. Recently, the WAAPA graduate and proud red head from Perth (who also happens to be the musical director of the acclaimed Broadway musical American Idiot) has been prolifically composing her own pieces, and recording… Read more.

Take a Risk: In conversation with Stephen Wheat

Stephen Wheat. Image by Blueprint Studios

After graduating from WAAPA in 2001, Stephen Wheat has been a much sought after (and consistently working) actor, singer and dancer. He has appeared in numerous musicals including Shout!-The Legend of the Wild One, Dusty, The Boy From Oz, Jekyll and Hyde, 42nd Street, Pippin, Little Me and Merrily We Roll Along, and will soon appear… Read more.