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Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for HIR by Taylor Mac at Belvoir Photo Flash: In Rehearsals for HIR by Taylor Mac at Belvoir
by BWW News Desk on July 21, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Belvoir is thrilled to be showcasing the Australian Premiere of the smash hit new play Hir from New York playwright and performance artist Taylor Mac. Mac who prefers the gender pronoun 'judy' is best known for judy's exuberant and outlandish drag performances including the award-winning 24-hour long 24 Decade History of Popular Music. (more...)
SCOTLAND THE BRAVE Invades Sydney Opera House SCOTLAND THE BRAVE Invades Sydney Opera House
by BWW News Desk on July 21, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

In 2017, Australian audiences will be treated to a good old highland fling when the international smash hit spectacular Scotland the Brave returns. (more...)
Theatre Producer James Thane Joins Michael Cassel Group as Executive Counsellor Theatre Producer James Thane Joins Michael Cassel Group as Executive Counsellor
by BWW News Desk on July 21, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Michael Cassel Group, a leading live entertainment producer in Australia and Asia, announced today that seasoned theatre producer James Thane has joined the company as Executive Counsellor. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/21 - NEWSIES, MAMMA MIA, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 21, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature Newsies, Mamma Mia, and More! (more...)
JERSEY BOYS to Return to Sydney in September 2018 JERSEY BOYS to Return to Sydney in September 2018
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The international blockbuster musical Jersey Boys will open in September 2018 at Sydney's Capitol Theatre.  Auditions start this week in Melbourne and next week in Sydney to cast the new Australian company. (more...)
Sydney Theatre Company Presents THE FATHER Sydney Theatre Company Presents THE FATHER
by BWW News Desk on July 19, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The Father by French playwright Florian Zeller receives its Australian premiere at Sydney Theatre Company (STC) from 19 August to 21 October. (more...)
DIVA Starring Amelia Farrugia Comes to Sydney DIVA Starring Amelia Farrugia Comes to Sydney
by BWW News Desk on July 18, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

In this exciting world premiere presented by City Recital Hall, popular soprano Amelia Farrugia stars in what promises to be an uplifting celebration of great Australian divas, taking the audience on a journey through the life and career of June Bronhill and Dame Joan Sutherland. (more...)
AMERICAN BEAUTY SHOP to Get Australian Premiere at the KX Theatre AMERICAN BEAUTY SHOP to Get Australian Premiere at the KX Theatre
by BWW News Desk on July 18, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

American Beauty Shop, a play by three-time Kilroy Honourable Mention playwright Dana Lynn Formby, will have its Australian premier at the hands of Some Company and Oleg Pupovac at the KX Theatre from August 20th. (more...)
Sydney's Bondi Feast 2017 Line-Up Revealed Sydney's Bondi Feast 2017 Line-Up Revealed
by BWW News Desk on July 18, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Sydney's favourite indie pop-up winter festival Bondi Feast is back - bigger and better than ever with 40 shows and 158 artists over a two-week period at the iconic Bondi Pavilion. (more...)
Photo Flash: New South Wales University Theatrical Society Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY Photo Flash: New South Wales University Theatrical Society Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The New South Wales University Theatre Society (NUTS) are thrilled to announce their major production for 2017, the creepy, kooky The Addams Family Musical. Playing at the Science Theatre UNSW, The Addams Family will run from Thursday 17 August - Saturday 19 August 2017. Check out photos of the cast below! (more...)
Sydney Film Music Festival Announces Inaugural Program Sydney Film Music Festival Announces Inaugural Program
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

MJR Presents welcomes the first annual Sydney Film Music Festival, a unique film and music experience kicking off on October 13 at the ICC Sydney Theatre. Across three nights, audiences will have a once in a lifetime opportunity to experience a selection of cinematic masterpieces, with their iconic scores performed by a live symphonic orchestra. (more...)
Scandinavian Virtuoso Henning Kraggerud Joins The Australian Chamber Orchestra For Grieg Celebration Scandinavian Virtuoso Henning Kraggerud Joins The Australian Chamber Orchestra For Grieg Celebration
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

It would be difficult to find a musician more well-rounded than Norwegian violinist Henning Kraggerud. The Scandinavian virtuoso is famed for his extraordinary reach as an artist, with a career that spans across performer, artistic director, composer, arranger and improviser - an approach that recalls the style of early 20th-century icons, including Fritz Kreisler and Eugene Ysaye. (more...)
ARCO Chamber Soloists Announce Romance and the 'HIP' Revolution September Concert Series ARCO Chamber Soloists Announce Romance and the 'HIP' Revolution September Concert Series
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

In September, the ARCO Chamber Soloists bring together outstanding chamber musicians to perform the final concert in the 2017 series - this time taking their wonderful 'HIP' performance style and period instruments to Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide and the Blue Mountains. (more...)
New Theatre Presents Terence Rattigan's AFTER THE DANCE New Theatre Presents Terence Rattigan's AFTER THE DANCE
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

David Scott-Fowler is a would-be historian, suffering writer's block and lost in an alcoholic haze, his heavy drinking seriously affecting his health. (more...)
Saara Lamberg's INNUENDO Scores Distribution Deal Saara Lamberg's INNUENDO Scores Distribution Deal
by BWW News Desk on July 17, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Umbrella Entertainment will distribute the Australian independent film Innuendo theatrically and through other platforms in Australia, New Zealand and the surrounding islands. (more...)
Full Cast Announced for New Musical MELBA Full Cast Announced for New Musical MELBA
by BWW News Desk on July 16, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Rehearsals for MELBA A New Australian Musical developed through New Musicals Australia, commence Monday 17th of July Starring Emma Matthews, MELBA will play Hayes Theatre Co from August 11 with the season extended to September 9. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: THIS MUCH IS TRUE Shines A Spotlight On The Fabulous Misfits Of One Of Sydney's Last Truly Local Pubs BWW REVIEW: THIS MUCH IS TRUE Shines A Spotlight On The Fabulous Misfits Of One Of Sydney's Last Truly Local Pubs
by Jade Kops on July 16, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The latest in Red Line Production's "Unspoken" season of stories most people dare not talk about shares the amazing stories of the misfits of Woolloomaloo in the world premiere of Louis Nowra's THIS MUCH IS TRUE. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: The Seedy Underbelly Of The Stamp Collecting World Comes To Light In MAURITIUS BWW REVIEW: The Seedy Underbelly Of The Stamp Collecting World Comes To Light In MAURITIUS
by Jade Kops on July 16, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Mystery and manipulation come together as the fight for the 'crown jewels of stamp collecting' plays out in Theresa Rebeck's MARUITIUS. (more...)
Rosie Waterland Announces Crazy Lady National Tour Rosie Waterland Announces Crazy Lady National Tour
by BWW News Desk on July 15, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Frontier Comedy are thrilled to announce the return of Rosie Waterland, touring her brand new show Crazy Lady nationally this September and October . Heralded as Australia's answer to Lena Dunham, Rosie is a best-selling, award-nominated author, columnist, TV host, comedian and screenwriter. Her hilarious satirical recaps of The Bachelor Australia made her a household name, with 6.6 million unique clicks and half a million shares from the first season alone on the phenomenally popular pieces. (more...)
Celebrate Bastille Day And Book For Crazy Horse Paris Today Celebrate Bastille Day And Book For Crazy Horse Paris Today
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

A hop, skip and a body roll down from the Champs-Elysees where Paris will explode with National celebrations on Bastille Day 14 July, one of France's most iconic cabaret establishments Crazy Horse Paris is getting ready to bring a taste of Paris to Australia. (more...)
Deni Ute Muster Announces Day Stage Line Up and More Deni Ute Muster Announces Day Stage Line Up and More
by BWW News Desk on July 14, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Australia's largest party on the plains kicks off in 77 more sleeps and organisers of the Deni Ute Muster have announced the full program of music, fun and games in store when the Muster opens the gates on 29 and 30 September. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 7/14 - BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, and More!
by BWW Special Coverage on July 14, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

BroadwayWorld presents a comprehensive weekly roundup of regional stories around our Broadway World, which include videos, editor spotlights, regional reviews and more. This week, we feature BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, HOOD, PIPPIN, and more! (more...)
Mrs Brown's Boys to Embark on Australian National Tour in 2018 Mrs Brown's Boys to Embark on Australian National Tour in 2018
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Voted as the Best British Sitcom of the 21st century by the Radio Times in the UK, Mrs Brown's Boys will make a triumphant return to Australia in 2018. The Multi Award Winning Mrs Brown's Boys will perform live, their brand new show  FOR THE LOVE OF MRS. BROWN.  (more...)
New South Wales University Theatrical Society Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY New South Wales University Theatrical Society Presents THE ADDAMS FAMILY
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The New South Wales University Theatre Society (NUTS) are thrilled to announce their major production for 2017, the creepy, kooky The Addams Family Musical. Playing at the Science Theatre UNSW, The Addams Family will run from Thursday 17 August - Saturday 19 August 2017. (more...)
A Modern Musical Twist on A Tale As Old As Time Comes to Edinburgh Fringe A Modern Musical Twist on A Tale As Old As Time Comes to Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on July 13, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

A new musical that turns Disney's Beauty & the Beast on its fairy-dusted head! A beau replaces Belle, and the only beast is an evil mayor determined to make the townspeople's lives as grim and dark as her knicker drawer. (more...)