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Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/27; St. Petersburg, Seattle, Sweden & More! Photos Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/27; St. Petersburg, Seattle, Sweden & More!
(3/27/2015) - In this week's Regional Roundup, BroadwayWorld.com features productions from Washington, DC, Baltimore, San Francisco, Sweden and more. Check out our top 10 stories around our Broadway World below!


MISS ITCHY'S LAZY SUSAN Opens Today as Part of Melbourne Comedy Fest Photos MISS ITCHY'S LAZY SUSAN Opens Today as Part of Melbourne Comedy Fest
(3/26/2015) - One of Australia's most lauded comedy duos -- Miss Itchy -- makes a triumphant and much-anticipated return to the 2015 Melbourne International Comedy Festival.


Esther Hannaford Joins Colin Lane and David Collins in THE 3 MIKADOS at Arts Centre Melbourne, Now thru April 19 Photos Esther Hannaford Joins Colin Lane and David Collins in THE 3 MIKADOS at Arts Centre Melbourne, Now thru April 19
(3/26/2015) - Leading lady of the stage, Esther Hannaford, joins comedy double act veterans, Colin Lane (Lano from Lano and Woodley) and David Collins (the hairy one from The Umbilical Brothers), in the witty musical romp that is The 3 Mikados.


IMPROMPTUNES - THE COMPLETELY IMPROVISED MUSICAL Returns to MICF, Now thru April 19 Photos IMPROMPTUNES - THE COMPLETELY IMPROVISED MUSICAL Returns to MICF, Now thru April 19
(3/26/2015) - Following highly successful seasons at Perth FRINGE WORLD 2015 and the 2014 Melbourne International Comedy Festival, Impromptunes will be back again in March 2015, ready to amaze Melbourne audiences with their unparalleled performance spectacle, Impromptunes -- The Completely Improvised Musical.


Arts House Media, Tamara Saulwick & Insite Arts Present the Melbourne Premiere of ENDINGS Photos Arts House Media, Tamara Saulwick & Insite Arts Present the Melbourne Premiere of ENDINGS
(3/25/2015) - Acclaimed performance maker Tamara Saulwick employs portable turntables, reel-to-reel tape players and live performance in a moving meditation on cycles and the ending of things.


Bill Callahan to Perform at Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne Photos Bill Callahan to Perform at Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne
(3/25/2015) - Enigmatic singer-songwriter Bill Callahan will bring his astute musical observations on life, death, hope and sorrow to Hamer Hall for one unmissable evening this May.


Isabella Valette Brings MEDIA RELEASE to Melbourne Tonight Photos Isabella Valette Brings MEDIA RELEASE to Melbourne Tonight
(3/25/2015) - Do you hate reality television? Perhaps it's your guilty pleasure? Do you know why you watch it? After a sell out debut season at Melbourne Fringe, Isabella Valette is back in a reworked one-woman version of 'Media Release' to probe the relentless rise of instant celebrity culture, its stars, the entertainment industry, social media and the effect that all this has on our psyches.


BWW Reviews: LE NOIR – THE DARK SIDE OF CIRQUE Is A Thrilling Blend Of Old World Circus And Burlesque For The 21st Century. Photos BWW Reviews: LE NOIR – THE DARK SIDE OF CIRQUE Is A Thrilling Blend Of Old World Circus And Burlesque For The 21st Century.
(3/21/2015) - LE NOIR – THE DARK SIDE OF CIRQUE showcases the skills and technique of the circus from the grace of the Lira Aerial Hoop to the heart stopping Wheel of Death in the unusual space of a traditional theatre auditorium.


MTC to Stage I CALL MY BROTHERS Photos MTC to Stage I CALL MY BROTHERS
(3/19/2015) - A tale of love, fantasy and reality, the brave and thought-provoking I Call My Brothers by Jonas Hassen Khemiri, translated by Rachel Willson-Broyles, recreates 24 intense hours in the mind of a young Arab man following a terrorist attack in a bustling city. Directed by Nadja Kostich, this acclaimed Swedish play for young adult audiences will have its Australian premiere on Thursday 16 April 2015 at Southbank Theatre, The Lawler, before touring to regional Victorian secondary schools, Geelong Performing Arts Centre and Launceston College in Tasmania.


MISS ITCHY'S LAZY SUSAN to Open March 26 as Part of Melbourne Comedy Fest Photos MISS ITCHY'S LAZY SUSAN to Open March 26 as Part of Melbourne Comedy Fest
(3/19/2015) - One of Australia's most lauded comedy duos -- Miss Itchy -- makes a triumphant and much-anticipated return to the 2015 Melbourne International Comedy Festival.


Gerry Connolly Joins ANYTHING GOES as 'The Captain' in Melbourne and Brisbane Photos Gerry Connolly Joins ANYTHING GOES as 'The Captain' in Melbourne and Brisbane
(3/20/2015) - Opera Australia Artistic Director Lyndon Terracini AM and leading Australian theatre producer John Frost AM today announced that actor, comedian and impressionist Gerry Connolly would join the cast of their upcoming production of Anything Goes to play the Captain of the S.S. American during the Melbourne and Brisbane seasons. Due to his increased radio and television commitments, Alan Jones needs to remain located in Sydney so has had to withdraw from the Melbourne and Brisbane seasons, but will join the company to play the Captain during the Sydney Opera House season.


Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/20; New Jersey, St. Louis, LA, Sydney & More! Photos Regional Roundup: Top 10 Stories This Week Around the Broadway World - 3/20; New Jersey, St. Louis, LA, Sydney & More!
(3/20/2015) - BroadwayWorld.com, the largest theatre site on the net, now reaches over five million monthly viewers, covering theatre and beyond in over 100 U.S. cities and 30 international regions.


Kylie Minogue Donates to Arts Centre Melbourne's Australian Performing Arts Collection Photos Kylie Minogue Donates to Arts Centre Melbourne's Australian Performing Arts Collection
(3/18/2015) - Melbourne-born international performer and superstar Kylie Minogue has generously donated more than 20 incredibly significant and rare costumes to Arts Centre Melbourne's Australian Performing Arts Collection.


Backwards Anorak Presents A HIP HIKERS GUIDE TO THE GALAXY 4/7-19 Photos Backwards Anorak Presents A HIP HIKERS GUIDE TO THE GALAXY 4/7-19
(3/17/2015) - Melbourne's own, Backwards Anorak are over the stars to bring a reworking of their sexy 2012 Green Room Award-­?winning show A Hip Hikers Guide To The Galaxy to the Melbourne International Comedy Festival. This season welcomes the beginnings of a new collaboration with musical theatre leading man (Jersey Boys) and ARIA charting (GodWolf) artist Joe Kosky.


New MTC and Qatar Airways Partnership Takes Flight Photos New MTC and Qatar Airways Partnership Takes Flight
(3/17/2015) - Melbourne Theatre Company is delighted to welcome Qatar Airways as a new Major Partner. Commencing in 2015, the partnership reflectsboth companies' commitment to offering world-class experiences, premium service, and promoting Melbourne as a world-class arts and travel destination.