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Todrick Hall Announces Australian Tour Dates Todrick Hall Announces Australian Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

TEG-DAINTY and Nice Events announce that Broadway actor and Streamy Award winner Todrick Hall will bring his world tour Todrick Hall American: The Forbidden Tour to Australia and New Zealand in June 2018. (more...)
Your Wishes Are Granted as ALADDIN Opens in Brisbane Your Wishes Are Granted as ALADDIN Opens in Brisbane
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Get set to be swept away on a magic carpet ride as Disney's Aladdin officially opens in Queensland Performing Arts Centre's, (QPAC's) Lyric Theatre today Friday 23 February, running until Sunday 3 June 2018. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/23 - THE LION KING, FINDING NEVERLAND, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/23 - THE LION KING, FINDING NEVERLAND, and More!
by BWW Special on February 23, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

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 The Lion King, Finding Neverland, The Crucible, and more! (more...)
Ismo, The Funniest Guy From Finland, to Embark on Australian Tour Ismo, The Funniest Guy From Finland, to Embark on Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Winner of the Funniest Man in the World competition in 2014, Ismo started his comedy career in 2002 in Finland and moved to Los Angeles in 2015. He regularly sells out shows in the top comedy clubs in LA as well as headlining shows in Las Vegas. With English being his second language, his 'lost in translation' observations will have you rolling with laughter when he brings his new show to Australia in April. (more...)
APAM 2018 Cements Brisbane's Place On The Global Stage APAM 2018 Cements Brisbane's Place On The Global Stage
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

The Australian Performing Arts Market (APAM 2018) officially opened today at Brisbane Powerhouse, an event that has brought an influx of visitors to the city and will shine a light on Australian arts and culture. (more...)
Second Celine Dion Brisbane Concert Added Second Celine Dion Brisbane Concert Added
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Celine Dion's July/August tour of Australia and New Zealand is shaping up to be winter's hottest, with the tour almost doubling in size since first being announced. Massive demand for tickets in the pre-sales saw additional shows quickly added in Auckland, Sydney and Melbourne. Now Brisbane has also scored itself a second concert, with a new show just announced for Tuesday 31 July at Brisbane Entertainment Centre. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/16 - HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/16 - HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More!
by BWW Special on February 16, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

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 HUNCHBACK, HAMILTON, FRANKENSTEIN, and More! (more...)
BWW Review: THE DEAD DEVILS OF COCKLE CREEK at La Boite BWW Review: THE DEAD DEVILS OF COCKLE CREEK at La Boite
by Virag Dombay on February 12, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

In our contemporary society, there are a plethora of artistic and literary works that aim to explore aspects of the current political landscape and harness change amongst the masses. does just that. A co-production between La Boite and Playlab, actor and playwright Kathryn Marquet's The Dead Devils of Cockle Creek is set a small, isolated shack in the south-western Tasmania wilderness and follows the story of George Templeton, an environmental activist trying to prevent the mass extinction of the Tasmanian devil. Other characters include George's flatmate the ranger and chicken nugget fanatic Harris Robb, wildlife poacher Mickey O'Toole and heavily right-winged high schooler Destinee Lee. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/9 - DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/9 - DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More!
by BWW Special on February 09, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

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 DOGFIGHT, MOTOWN, WAITRESS and More! (more...)
Less Than Fourteen Arabian Nights Until ALADDIN Comes To Brisbane Less Than Fourteen Arabian Nights Until ALADDIN Comes To Brisbane
by BWW News Desk on February 07, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

???????The wishes of Queensland musical theatre fans are soon to be granted with less than two weeks until Disney's Aladdin opens at Queensland Performing Arts Centre, (QPAC) from 20 February 2018. (more...)
Review Roundup: Tony Sheldon Led PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT Tour Review Roundup: Tony Sheldon Led PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT Tour
by BWW News Desk on February 05, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Australia's most successful homegrown musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, is back to packed houses at Melbourne's Regent Theatre. Let's see what the critics have to say! (more...)
Chris Botti Announces Australian Tour Chris Botti Announces Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk on February 05, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

The world's biggest selling jazz instrumentalist, CHRIS BOTTI, returns to Australia in early 2018, playing at the nation's leading concert venues. (more...)
Gravity And Other Myths Present BACKBONE Gravity And Other Myths Present BACKBONE
by BWW News Desk on February 05, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Sexy but sincere, raw yet utterly disciplined, Backbone is proof you can't do the impossible without a little sweat. (more...)
Tex Perkins Reprises His Role As 'The Man In Black' In 2018 For Australian Tour Tex Perkins Reprises His Role As 'The Man In Black' In 2018 For Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk on February 04, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

After a sell-out stint with The Man In Black in Melbourne's Athenaeum Theatre at the end of 2017, Tex Perkins is once again reprising his Helpmann Award-winning role - this time for a massive Australian tour. (more...)
Celine Dion To Bring Her Live 2018 Tour To Australia and New Zealand This Winter Celine Dion To Bring Her Live 2018 Tour To Australia and New Zealand This Winter
by BWW News Desk on February 01, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Frontier Touring and Concerts West/AEG Presents are thrilled to confirm that world-renowned singer Celine Dion will bring her highly anticipated LIVE 2018 Tour to Australia and New Zealand this winter. (more...)
Exclusive: Tony Sheldon Leads 'I Will Survive' in Australia's PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT Exclusive: Tony Sheldon Leads 'I Will Survive' in Australia's PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT
by BroadwayWorld TV on February 01, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Australia's most successful homegrown musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, is back to packed houses at Melbourne's Regent Theatre.  BroadwayWorld has a first look at the production! Watch in the video below as Tony Nominee Tony Sheldon leads the chorus in 'I Will Survive!' (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/2 - WAITRESS, LES MIS, PRISCILLA, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 2/2 - WAITRESS, LES MIS, PRISCILLA, and More!
by BWW Special on February 02, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

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 LES MIS, WAITRESS, PRSCILLA, and More! (more...)
James Valentine to Tour NSW in 2018 James Valentine to Tour NSW in 2018
by BWW News Desk on January 31, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Direct from sold out seasons, including Sydney Opera House, James Valentine tours his wildly funny stage show across regional NSW from 2 March to 26 May 2018. Experience all the hilarity of James Valentine's Afternoon radio program from ABC Radio, but after dark! And in a theatre. Expect live versions of such legendary segments as This Is What I Live With, Ex, The New Normal and Petty Crime Stoppers… they'll all be there. Who knows, maybe he'll even attempt… Nothing. (more...)
Comedian Paul Chowdhry Announces Australian Tour Comedian Paul Chowdhry Announces Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk on January 30, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

UK comedian Paul Chowdhry is bringing his highly acclaimed Live Innit show for his first Australian tour in April. Tickets go on sale Friday 2 February at 10am. (more...)
Photo Flash: Tony Sheldon Returns to His Tony Nominated Roots in PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT Photo Flash: Tony Sheldon Returns to His Tony Nominated Roots in PRISCILLA, QUEEN OF THE DESERT
by BWW News Desk on January 29, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Australia's most successful homegrown musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, is previewing to packed houses at Melbourne's Regent Theatre ahead of its official ' pink carpet ' gala opening this Tuesday 30 January. The gala marks the 175 opening night for the iconic hit show, which has travelled to 135 cities in 29 countries around the world since it premiered in Australia a decade ago. (more...)
Supercell Dance Festival Returns To Brisbane For Second Year To Entertain, Educate And Delight Supercell Dance Festival Returns To Brisbane For Second Year To Entertain, Educate And Delight
by BWW News Desk on January 29, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Queensland's premier festival of contemporary dance returns to Brisbane for its second year with a boundary-pushing and thought-provoking program. A cultural celebration held across eight days, Supercell; a contemporary dance festival spans workshops, talks and performances for professional dancers and dance-lovers. (more...)
Five Aussie Legends Set To Team Up For The Biggest Tour Yet Five Aussie Legends Set To Team Up For The Biggest Tour Yet
by BWW News Desk on January 28, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

The Apia Good Times Tour returns for its 6th consecutive year with its biggest line-up of Oz music legends yet, with Brian Cadd, Marcia Hines, Russell Morris, Leo Sayer and John Paul Young set to criss-cross the country for this unique, once-in-a-lifetime concert experience. (more...)
PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT to Return to Australia on Tour! PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT to Return to Australia on Tour!
by BWW News Desk on January 25, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

Australia's most successful homegrown musical , Priscilla Queen of the Desert , is previewing to packed houses at Melbourne's Regent Theatre ahead of its official " pink carpet " gala opening this Tuesday 30 January . th The gala marks the 175 opening night for the iconic hit show , which has travelled to 135 cities in 29 countries around the world since it premiered in Australia a decade ago . (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/26 - HAMLET, CABARET, CHICAGO, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 1/26 - HAMLET, CABARET, CHICAGO, and More!
by BWW Special on January 26, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

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 HAMLET, CABARET, CHICAGO, and More! (more...)
BRAIN CANDY Begins Australian Tour BRAIN CANDY Begins Australian Tour
by BWW News Desk on January 24, 2018 in Australia - Brisbane

TEG DAINTY & Nice Events are excited to announce BRAIN CANDY LIVE! This new live show starring Adam Savage, editor-in-chief of tested.com and former co-host of the Emmy-nominated Discovery series 'MythBusters, and Michael Stevens, creator of award-winning YouTube Channel Vsauce , will be touring Australia in January 2018. (more...)