Articles on ‘Lucy Durack’

Legally Blonde is Melbourne bound

Legally Blonde is Melbourne bound

Christmas is coming early for Melbourne Legally Blonde Fans, with tickets for the 2013 season on sale from Monday December 17. AussieTheatre can confirm that the hit musical Legally Blonde will be heading to Melbourne in 2013 following seasons in Sydney and Brisbane. Starring Lucy Durack, Rob Mills, David Harris and Erika Heynatz, Legally Blonde is what co-producer John… Read more.


Legally Blonde heads to Brisvegas!

Legally Blonde heads to Brisvegas!

SNAPS! It’s official! The hit musical Legally Blonde will be touring to Brisbane in 2013, contrary to rumours which had suggested the show was closing early in Sydney. Thank goodness! Starring Lucy Durack, David Harris and Rob Mills, Legally Blonde will be heading to the Lyric Theatre, QPAC in March (opening night scheduled for 14… Read more.


Legally Blonde – an absolute confection

Legally Blonde – an absolute confection

There’s a great line in the off-beat musical [title of show] about musicals that come from a filmic source text. “So movies make good musicals? / Well, they make musicals.” Transferring a film property to the stage is a trend fraught with commercial pandering, careless structure, and flat musicality that doesn’t really try to bolster… Read more.


Week 5 – Tech Week at Legally Blonde

Week 5 – Tech Week at Legally Blonde

Firstly, my apologies for getting this blog entry up later than normal, but it has been quite a big week, as tech periods always are! But, we are finally in the wonderful Lyric Theatre! Now, teching a big blockbuster musical is no simple feat. All departments come together after weeks, or months, and even years… Read more.



Legally Blonde Rehearsals – Week Four

David Harris and the Legally Blonde team wrap up their rehearsals at ABC Studios in preparation for transfer to the Lyric Theatre! With things ramping up now, leading to our first audience in just a couple of weeks, week four was all about running the show, cleaning up routines and detailing all the scenes. It… Read more.


Legally Blonde Rehearsals – Week Three

Legally Blonde Rehearsals – Week Three

Ok, if we had to pick a theme for week three it would have to be “Gay or European”. We started the week learning this hilarious song and routine! Considering that we are three weeks into a fun rehearsal period, the actual routine is extremely funny and camp, the performances are brilliant (you will LOVE Andy… Read more.


Legally Blonde Double Pass Bonanza Sydney – Giveaway

Legally Blonde Double Pass Bonanza Sydney – Giveaway

We have, like, two double passes to, like, give away to see Legally Blonde at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre, The Star and we’d LOVE to share them with you! Legally Blonde The Musical is what producer John Frost calls “100% pure entertainment” and will star darling of the Australian theatre stage Lucy Durack as Elle Woods,… Read more.


Robinson and Durack take Perth by storm

Since arriving in Perth a fortnight ago, Australian composer and performer Matthew Robinson has been a hard man to catch. Not only has he been busy workshopping his new musical  Atlantis, with first year WAAPA students for up to eighteen hours a day, six days a week, he has been preparing for the Perth season of… Read more.


Opening Doors – Perth

Last night, on a wet, wintery Perth evening, I ventured Downstairs at the Maj to see the Perth premiere of Opening Doors. Opening Doors is a chance for Perth Audiences to see two of the most talented people in Australian musical theatre (Matthew Robinson and Lucy Durack) perform in an intimate setting.  And what a privilege it… Read more.


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