Articles on ‘Lyric Theatre’

Singin’ in the Rain – Brisbane Season

Singing In The Rain. Photography by Darren Thomas.

Singin’ in the Rain is one of the most beloved movie musicals of all time, and a glossy stage production is now making a splash in Brisbane after seasons around the country. Welcome to 1920’s Hollywood and the rise of the talking picture. Don Lockwood (Rohan Browne on opening night- he alternates with Grant Almirall)… Read more.

Le Noir – The Dark Side of Cirque

World Class Circus Up Close and Personal. What is it about the circus that is so universally loved? Is it the nostalgia of childhood, the visual smorgasbord of acts that keeps us engaged, or the range of emotions one gets to experience, including joy and pathos from the clowning segments, awe and amazement from acts… 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.

Annie’s Final Weeks in Sydney – Tickets on Sale

Annie’s Final Weeks in Sydney – Tickets on Sale

It was announced to day that tickets for the final weeks of Annie the musical are now on sale. Starring Anthony Warlow, Nancye Hayes, Todd McKenney, Chloe Dallimore, Julie Goodwin and Alan Jones as President Roosevelt, Annie opened at the Lyric Theatre, The Star on January 5 (see review here), and will play its last… Read more.

An Officer and A Gentleman – tracks available for download

The success of the musical Jesus Christ Superstar in the early 1970s was partly attributed to its initial release as a concept album on vinyl. Before the show hit the stage, audiences knew the lyrics and the music was already in the public consciousness. Clever move. 2012’s answer to the vinyl is downloadable music, so in… Read more.

Annie: Warlow returns and Alan Jones makes musical theatre debut

On December 29 this year, the popular Broadway musical Annie will open at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre, featuring a stellar cast of Australia’s leading Musical Theatre performers. An official announcement of the principal cast of Annie took place just minutes ago, and while some roles were known to be filled, producer John Frost managed to include some surprises…. Read more.