Articles on ‘David Harris’

Tony Sheldon returns home for Priscilla revival

Tony Sheldon as Bernadette in Priscilla on Broadway

Bernadette is coming home, and she’s getting back on the bus! The principal cast for Australia’s most successful stage musical Priscilla Queen of the Desert has been confirmed ahead of a Melbourne opening on Sunday January 21, 2018. Tony Award and Olivier Award nominated actor (and Australian national treasure) Tony Sheldon will be returning home… Read more.

Australian star David Harris to star in Next to Normal at TheaterWorks Hartford, Connecticut

David Harris. Image by Blueprint Studios

Aussie born, USA-based actor David Harris has been cast as Dan in Next To Normal alongside Tony Award nominated actor Christiane Noll, reported yesterday. The Pulitzer Prize winning musical will play at TheaterWorks in Conneticut and AussieTheatre contacted Harris to chat about the project. “I am looking forward to working with the phenomenal Christiane and at… Read more.

David Harris to star as Billy Crocker in Anything Goes

David Harris

Well-loved Australian leading man David Harris has landed his next role as Billy Crocker in Goodspeed Musicals’ Anything Goes in Connecticut, opening in April this year. And we wish we could be there to see it! David Harris has had a hugely successful career in Australia, starring in shows such as Legally Blonde, Into The Woods,… Read more.

Learn your Defying Gravity concert stars well! David Harris

David Harris. Image by Kurt Sneddon

Defying Gravity, a world premiere concert celebrating the work of acclaimed composer Stephen Schwartz, will premiere at Sydney’s Theatre Royal for three performances only – on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 February 2016. If you’re a fan of international musical theatre, you won’t want to miss this exciting musical event! It has a stellar line up of performers – headlined… Read more.

Sutton Foster, Aaron Tveit and a host of stars to come together for Defying Gravity concert in Sydney

Sutton Foster & Aaron Tveit

Producer Enda Markey announced today that Defying Gravity, a concert celebrating the work of acclaimed composer Stephen Schwartz, will premiere at Sydney’s Theatre Royal for two performances on Saturday 13 February 2016. Headlined by Broadway stars Sutton Foster (Anything Goes, Thoroughly Modern Millie) and Aaron Tveit (Les Misérables movie, Next To Normal, Catch Me If You Can), Defying Gravity will also feature… Read more.

Australia’s David Harris to play Jean Valjean in the USA

David Harris. Image by Blueprint Studios

According to, leading man David Harris (Miss Saigon, Wicked, Legally Blonde) is set to play Jean Valjean at the Connecticut Repertory Theatre. The production will be directed by Tony nominee Terrence Mann, who originated the role of Inspector Javert on Broadway, and will reprise it in this production. Also starring are Ariana DeBose (Hamilton,… Read more.

Picture Perfect at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival

The Adelaide Cabaret Festival has showcased the diversity of the cabaret genre with Scott Evan Davis’ song cycle, Picture Perfect. The rolling musical journey explores the reality behind the ‘picture perfect’ façade we attempt to present to the world – the truth behind the “perfectly composed family portrait.” Given that this song cycle has already… Read more.

David Harris – Time is a Traveller

David Harris, as one of Australia’s leading men of musical theatre, is one of only a small club of make performers with name recognition and instant credibility. Our leading men are few and far between, and they are often a little removed from the rest of the world – impossibly polished, possessing a certain kind… Read more.