Articles on ‘Melbourne’
South Australia’s Slingsby Theatre Company is set to return to Arts Centre Melbourne next month with Man Covets Bird. A coming of age tale about flying the nest, birdsong, and growing up, Man Covets Birdcreates an enveloping world of prose and live music, and melancholia and sunshine – and it’s suitable for kids aged 10… Read more.
If you haven’t bought at ticket for this year’s Twisted Broadway, you’d better hurry. Standing room only available! On Monday 23 July, the star studded cast of Twisted Broadway will take to the stage for the third annual Twisted Broadway concert in Melbourne, and they are going to be singing to a full house! Twisted Broadway’s… Read more.
This July to December, Arts Centre Melbourne will present a series of events, workshops and performances especially designed to engage the youngest members of the community. These performances, events and workshops are presented by Arts Centre Melbourne as part of the year-round Kids and Families program, designed to engage children and their families in the… Read more.
The Chair of Melbourne Theatre Company, Derek Young announced this month that after 18 years as General Manager, Ann Tonks will be leaving MTC later this year. “I have had the privilege of working closely with Ann during her whole time with MTC and have no doubt she is the best arts manager in Australia,”… Read more.
Australia’s music theatre stars will come together once again in Melbourne to raise awareness for those living with and affected by HIV/AIDS, at Melbourne’s third annual Twisted Broadway charity concert. On Monday 23 July, Melissa Bergland (Winners and Losers, 2012 Logie winner) and Australian entertainment icon Rhonda Burchmore will co-host the evening at Melbourne’s BMW Edge… Read more.
Get ready for the ride of your life, Melbourne! Tim Lawson of TML Enterprises confirmed with AussieTheatre that Chitty Chitty Bang Bang will be heading to Her Majesty’s Theatre in 2013. After it’s Australian Premiere season at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney from November 16, the production will head south to Melbourne from January 30. Lawson, who… Read more.
Artistic opportunities, education programs and new Australian works will have a special place in Brett Sheehy’s MTC from 2013. It’s a big day for arts management news in Australia. Melbourne Theatre Company’s Artistic Director, Brett Sheehy, has announced three new artistic appointments for MTC: Sam Strong as Associate Artistic Director, Leticia Cáceres as Associate Director,… Read more.
One of Australia’s best cabaret performers, Kim Smith, will return home to Melbourne from New York (via the Adelaide Cabaret Festival) for the first time in years – and he’s bringing a brand new Weimar-era inspired cabaret. Misfit is a dark neo-Weimar fantasia, charting a dark and whimsical path through a ruined musical landscape of… Read more.
New York cabaret artist Steven Brinberg has the seal of approval from Barbra herself – so you know this one’s going to be good. Simply Barbra, a tribute to possibly the world’s most beloved songstress, has won numerous awards and sold out tours all over the world. Presented by Luckiest Productions, the show makes a… Read more.
In 2012, Dancehouse celebrates 20 years of shaping contemporary Australian culture with a rare and fleeting glimpse into the anatomy of an art form. As an anniversary gift to Australian dance they are set to present Alive! 20 Years – 20 Choreographers. Alive!, a celebration of the legacy of this premier centre for independent dance,… Read more.