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Chromeo Announce Alice Ivy and Sam Bluer As Special Guests For Much-Awaited Australian Shows Chromeo Announce Alice Ivy and Sam Bluer As Special Guests For Much-Awaited Australian Shows
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Making up for lost time, Chromeo will heat up dancefloors in Melbourne and Sydney next month with their first Australian shows in six years. It's clear that fans down under are still Head Over Heels for the Canadian electro-funk duo, with only a handful of tickets remaining for their Melbourne show and Sydney close behind. (more...)
The Shuffle Club Presents The World Premiere of ST KILDA ROYALE The Shuffle Club Presents The World Premiere of ST KILDA ROYALE
by BWW News Desk on June 21, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

The sumptuous Art Deco setting of MEMO Music Hall is home to a decadent concoction of live music, contemporary circus, sideshow and burlesque for five exciting nights in July. (more...)
Katy Perry Announces Starley & Zedd As Special Guests On Australian Leg of WITNESS: The Tour Katy Perry Announces Starley & Zedd As Special Guests On Australian Leg of WITNESS: The Tour
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Katy Perry's WITNESS: The Tour, presented by Myer, commences its Australian leg in Perth in just 5 weeks and final tickets for all Australian shows are on sale now!   (more...)
Arts Centre Melbourne Presents  Bamboozle Theatre's GENTLE GIANT, Groundbreaking Theatre For Children With Multiple And Profound Disabilities Arts Centre Melbourne Presents Bamboozle Theatre's GENTLE GIANT, Groundbreaking Theatre For Children With Multiple And Profound Disabilities
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

In an Australian premiere Arts Centre Melbourne will present Bamboozle Theatre Company's Gentle Giant, an intimate, multi-sensory UK production developed exclusively for children with profound and multiple disabilities on Saturday 25 & Sunday 26 August in The Pavilion. As part of Arts Centre Melbourne's commitment to providing performing arts opportunities for young people with disabilities, the work will also be presented in school incursions at specialist schools across Melbourne. (more...)
SHAKEN: A James Bond Cabaret Comes to Melbourne Cabaret Festival 2018 SHAKEN: A James Bond Cabaret Comes to Melbourne Cabaret Festival 2018
by BWW News Desk on June 20, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

???????Perfect for newbies and know-it-alls alike, Shaken plunges head first into over 50 years of James Bond iconography. Pitting the seven 'James Bond' actors against each other in a race to determine, scientifically, which of them is the greatest all-time Bond.  (more...)
PARENTHESIS Comes to The Butterfly Club PARENTHESIS Comes to The Butterfly Club
by BWW News Desk on June 19, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

An encounter with a magical fish interrupts a couple's mundane life by the sea. Drama escalates into chaos as the two women find their love tested by power, ideology, and extraordinary twists of fate. (more...)
THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Begins Australian Tour THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME Begins Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk on June 18, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

The National Theatre of Great Britain's Olivier and Tony Award®-winning production of THE CURIOUS INCIDENT OF THE DOG IN THE NIGHT-TIME has opened in Brisbane (playing until 24 June) as part of an Australian tour including Canberra from 27 June, Sydney from 4 July, Adelaide from 31 July and Perth from 8 August. The tour comes after an acclaimed sell-out debut season in Melbourne earlier in the year and an Asian tour.  (more...)
THE BIG HOO-HAA! Turns Eight With Eighties Party THE BIG HOO-HAA! Turns Eight With Eighties Party
by BWW News Desk on June 18, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Melbourne's longest running and most-beloved weekly improv show is turning eight years old, and to celebrate they're heading back to the 1980s! (more...)
Chamber Made Presents The Premiere Of DYBBUKS Chamber Made Presents The Premiere Of DYBBUKS
by BWW News Desk on June 18, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Chamber Made presents the premiere of Dybbuks - Samara Hersch's re-visioning of S. Ansky's iconic Yiddish story (The Dybbuk) created for two performers, a vocalist, three musicians and a choir of intergenerational Yiddish speaking women. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 17
by Audition Roundup on June 17, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 17, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
Nick Nickolas Brings His Family Friendly Magic Show GOBSMACKED! to Melbourne Magic Festival Nick Nickolas Brings His Family Friendly Magic Show GOBSMACKED! to Melbourne Magic Festival
by BWW News Desk on June 17, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Multi award-winning magician Nick Nickolas is about to deliver a round of knock-out manoeuvres in his brand new family friendly show, Gobsmacked! (more...)
Calum Scott Announces Debut Australian & New Zealand Shows This October Calum Scott Announces Debut Australian & New Zealand Shows This October
by BWW News Desk on June 16, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Frontier Touring confirm that UK crooner Calum Scott, the man behind one of the world's most recognisable and loved renditions of Robyn's 'Dancing On My Own', will play his first ever Australian and New Zealand shows this October. The tour will begin at Auckland's Powerstation on Tuesday 23 October before crossing the Tasman for shows in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. (more...)
You Can't Stop The Music - THECHO!R Celebrates The Singers & Songwriters From The 1980's You Can't Stop The Music - THECHO!R Celebrates The Singers & Songwriters From The 1980's
by BWW News Desk on June 15, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Presented by THECHO!R with Artistic Director Dr Jonathon Welch AM at Collingwood Town Hall, on Sunday 1st July at 3pm. Come and sing along to all your favourite hits from Cyndi Lauper, Bon Jovi, U2, Madonna, Tears for Fears and more! (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 6/15 - HALF TIME, THE KING AND I, ON YOUR FEET, and More!
by BWW Special on June 15, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

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 A CHORUS LINE, BEAUTIFUL, and More! (more...)
Melbourne's Cabaret Darling Tash York And The After Hours Cabaret Club Head To Edinburgh Fringe Melbourne's Cabaret Darling Tash York And The After Hours Cabaret Club Head To Edinburgh Fringe
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

???????The After Hours Cabaret Club and Tash York's 'Adulting' are packing the whisky and wine, loading up the weirdos and chicken nuggets, and heading to the Edinburgh Fringe Festival! To help them get there they are hosting the hottest fundraiser in town at none other than the Toff in Town. (more...)
Only 12 Sleeps To Go To OUT OF THE BOX At QPAC Only 12 Sleeps To Go To OUT OF THE BOX At QPAC
by BWW News Desk on June 13, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

There's only 12 more sleeps until Queensland Performing Arts Centre's (QPAC's) biennial Out of the Box Festival for children eight years and under opens at QPAC in South Bank's vibrant Culture Centre, Brisbane. (more...)
MAMMA MIA! THE MUSICAL Arrives In Melbourne In Just 4 Weeks MAMMA MIA! THE MUSICAL Arrives In Melbourne In Just 4 Weeks
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

???????The critically acclaimed Australian production of MAMMA MIA! THE MUSICAL dances into Melbourne's Princess Theatre from July 10th. (more...)
Curious Cat Presents THE 3 MUSKETEERS Curious Cat Presents THE 3 MUSKETEERS
by BWW News Desk on June 12, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Join The 3 Musketeers and their young friend D'Artagnan in a fast-paced romp through 17th-century France - a rip-roaring, gender-bending, breakneck tale of passion and intrigue, comedy and tragedy, with splashes of music. (more...)
Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10 Upcoming Non-Equity Auditions Sunday, Jun. 10
by Audition Roundup on June 10, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Updated this week! Check out upcoming Non-Equity Auditions from Sunday, June 10, 2018 for productions in your area and around the country. (more...)
THE LONGEST MINUTE - A Kicker Of A Time THE LONGEST MINUTE - A Kicker Of A Time
by Virag Dombay on June 09, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Never in my wildest dreams would I have believed you if you would have told me that on a Thursday night I would be sitting in a theatre watching twenty-one years' worth of rugby league games on stage and that I'd be enjoying it. And I loved every bit of it. The show rendered me speechless; my eyes were glued to the action on stage. Eighty-five minutes went by in a minute and I was left wanting more. It made me laugh, it made me cry, it made me reflect on the world around me, on humanity, on my family, on my dreams. Did I mention that it was only eighty-five minutes? (more...)
Australian Music Vault And Ableton User Group Melbourne Present Resonate, A Free Live Electronic Music Performance Australian Music Vault And Ableton User Group Melbourne Present Resonate, A Free Live Electronic Music Performance
by BWW News Desk on June 08, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

On Friday June 29, electronic music creation and performance will come together before your eyes in Resonate, a free live electronic music event showcasing the creativity of Melbourne's Ableton User Group, presented by the Australian Music Vault. (more...)
Melbourne Theatre Company Presents Oscar Wilde's AN IDEAL HUSBAND Melbourne Theatre Company Presents Oscar Wilde's AN IDEAL HUSBAND
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Oscar Wilde's effervescent society drama An Ideal Husband sees the incomparable Gina Riley (Kath & Kim) and William McInnes (The Time of our Lives) lead an all-star cast including Simon Gleeson (Hay Fever), Brent Hill(Little Shop of Horrors), Michelle Lim Davidson (Utopia), Zindzi Okenyo(Disgraced), Josh Price (Going Down), Greta Sherriff (Oklahoma!) and Christie Whelan Browne (Muriel's Wedding, The Musical), with newcomers Jem Lai and Joseph Lai. (more...)
Young Australian Broadway Chorus Presents MADAGASCAR - A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR. Young Australian Broadway Chorus Presents MADAGASCAR - A MUSICAL ADVENTURE JR.
by BWW News Desk on June 06, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins when Madagascar Jr bounds onto the stage at Union Theatre in Parkville this July during the school holidays. An adventure for all ages, everyone will be ready to 'move it, move it' when this stage musical adaptation by the Young Australian Broadway Chorus (YABC) is strictly in season from July 11-14. (more...)
North by South Theatre Company Presents BEAUTIFUL THING North by South Theatre Company Presents BEAUTIFUL THING
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

Doc Martens, double denim and high ponytails-but this isn't Melbourne in 2018. It's South East London in '93; where being gay and secretly in love with another boy is about as acceptable as admitting you voted for Thatcher. (more...)
Experience Captivating Vocalist Madeleine Peyroux At QPAC Experience Captivating Vocalist Madeleine Peyroux At QPAC
by BWW News Desk on June 07, 2018 in Australia - Melbourne

???????Jazz lovers will be excited to hear that acclaimed American based vocalist Madeleine Peyroux will grace Queensland Performing Arts Centre's (QPAC's) Concert Hall stage today 7 June 2018. (more...)