Articles on ‘Capitol Theatre Sydney’

Australian Aladdin cast announced

Aladdin, Toronto 2013

Disney’s beloved animated movie Aladdin was a critical box office smash when it was released, grossing over $500 million worldwide (not adjusted for inflation) and becoming the highest-grossing film of 1992. 24 years later, the well-known story of street urchin Aladdin, his Genie and his Princess Jasmine is coming to Australia’s live stages and the cast have… Read more.

Les Miserables opens in Sydney tonight

Simon Gleeson and Hayden Tee. Image by Matt Murphy.

“The time is now, the day is here!” The cast, crew and creative team of Les Miserables are preparing for a big day at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre with a gala opening scheduled for 7pm tonight. After a successful debut season at Her Majesty’s Theatre in Melbourne, Cameron Mackintosh’s new production of Boublil and Schönberg’s Les Mis transferred to Perth’s Crown Theatre… Read more.

The Lion King auditions – submissions open

Update: May 9, 2013 The Lion King Sydney tickets are now on sale through Ticketmaster: BUY TICKETS – THE LION KING ON TICKETMASTER Disney’s acclaimed production of The Lion King is returning to Australia this year and round two audition submissions are now being accepted for the blockbuster musical. The production is set to open in… Read more.

Waters, Dallimore to lead Addams Family cast

After many months of rumours and speculation, the Australian Addams Family cast have been officially announced this morning at a special media launch in Sydney. Seven members of the principal cast are now confirmed, including John Waters and Chloe Dallimore who will lead the company as Gomez and Morticia Addams. Also starring in the production… Read more.

Eifman Ballet – Sydney Giveaway

AussieTheatre has 3 Double Passes to giveaway for the acclaimed Eifman Ballet perform Anna Karenina on Wednesday 15 August at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney. Direct from Russia, the Boris Eifman’s 50 strong contemporary ballet company is considered one of the finest in the world, and AussieTheatre readers have the chance to see their very first… Read more.

Mary Poppins: West End Star to give Hunt-Ballard a well earned break can confirm that English actress Scarlett Strallen will take over the role of Mary in the smash hit musical Mary Poppins for 8 weeks, commencing tomorrow. The West End star, who has played Mary Poppins in the musical’s London and New York productions, will relieve Australian Mary (Verity Hunt-Ballard) from from Wednesday, October 5 to Sunday… Read more.