10 years after Priscilla Queen of the Desert had its world premiere at the Sydney Lyric theatre, producer Michael Cassel announced today that the musical will return to Australia in 2018 to celebrate the 10th anniversary and its international success. After its original award winning Australian tour, Priscilla has gone on to successful seasons in the West… Read more.
If you thought sing-a-long Sound of Music was camper than a row of tents, wait will you see Priscilla Queen of The Desert strut her stuff in the sing-along arena! The Actors Benevolent Fund of NSW are holding the most outrageously caaaaamp fundraiser on Thursday 18 August at the Chauvel Cinema in Paddington, screening iconic… Read more.
Josie Lane is the star of our interview series today and gives us hilarious and poignant insights into her passions and her talents that have kept her in the driver’s seat of her career for over 5 years. At the time of our chat, Josie has just come off the back of her Spiegeltent debut… Read more.
BREAKING NEWS: Australia’s Tony Sheldon, currently starring in the Broadway production of Priscilla Queen Of The Desert has been honoured at the iconic New York Restaurant Sardi’s. Sardi’s is practically synonymous with Broadway, existing in the heart of the theatre district in New York City and many a framed caricature drawing hangs in the restaurant… Read more.
As previously announced on AussieTheatre, auditions for Channel TEN’s brand new talent show – I Will Survive – begin in Brisbane today, Thursday 19 April. Male triple threats (singer/actor/dancers) over 21 years of age are eligible to audition for the TV series, which will be holding live casting calls across the country throughout April. Each… Read more.
If you are a male over 21; if you can sing, dance and act; and if you want to do it all on national television, you could be in for the ride of your life! It was announced today that Network Ten and FremantleMedia Australia will be bringing a new entertainment program to the small… Read more.
Serendipity: How Amelia Cormack landed the role of a lifetime… twice. Amelia Cormack, immensely talented Australian diva, musician, actor, WAAPA graduate (I could go on…) first tread the boards professionally in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolour Dreamcoat for the Really Useful Group at age 13. Now, after an amazing turn of events, she is starring… Read more.
Tony Sheldon’s journey to the Tony Awards has been remarkable.
Minister for Major Events and the Arts, George Souris, has warmly congratulated the Australians who have distinguished themselves at today’s Tony Awards given for excellence in Broadway stage productions.
Priscilla Queen of the Desert has won a TONY AWARD for Best Costume Design in a Musical. Best Costume Design of a Musical has been awarded Tim Chappel and Lizzy Gardiner for their fabulous costumes, seen onstage in Sydney back in 2006! Tim Chappel, born in outback New South Wales, Australia, attended Sydney College of the… Read more.