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Original Cast Recording Of MY BRILLIANT CAREER is Now Available Photo Original Cast Recording Of MY BRILLIANT CAREER is Now Available
by Stephi Wild - Apr 6, 2020

The original cast recording of new musical My Brilliant Career is now available to stream on iTunes, Spotify and all major platforms.

BWW REVIEW: COSI Is A Heartwarming And Hilarious Tribute To Theatre While Being A Tim Photo BWW REVIEW: COSI Is A Heartwarming And Hilarious Tribute To Theatre While Being A Timely Reminder That Love Should Be More Important Than Prejudice And Fear
by Jade Kops - Nov 7, 2019

Louis Nowra's semi-autobiographical comedy COSI delights Sydney audiences with its hilarious and heartwarming exploration of combining the creation of theatre with love and community to bring together an unusual group of people.

Melbourne Theatre Company Presents COSI Photo Melbourne Theatre Company Presents COSI
by Stephi Wild - Apr 1, 2019

Sean Keenan (Wake in Fright) and Esther Hannaford (Beautiful: The Carole King Musical) star alongside Gabriel Fancourt (The Hypochondriac), Glenn Hazeldine (Away), Bessie Holland (Wentworth), Robert Menzies (Macbeth), Rahel Romahn (The Principal), Katherine Tonkin (Abigail's Party) and George Zhao (The Family Law) in Melbourne Theatre Company and Sydney Theatre Company's co-production of the joyous Australian classic, Cosi, by Louis Nowra.

MTC's TWELFTH NIGHT Adds Four New Performances Photo MTC's TWELFTH NIGHT Adds Four New Performances
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 27, 2018

Due to unrelenting demand, Melbourne Theatre Company's production of Twelfth Night will now play until Wednesday 9 January with four extra performances added to its already extended season at Southbank Theatre.

Full Cast Announced For MTC's TWELFTH NIGHT Photo Full Cast Announced For MTC's TWELFTH NIGHT
by Stephi Wild - Sep 30, 2018

Today Melbourne Theatre Company announced the full cast and creative team for Simon Phillips' upcoming production of Twelfth Night as rehearsals began this morning at MTC HQ.

Melbourne Theatre Company Announces 18/19 Season Photo Melbourne Theatre Company Announces 18/19 Season
by Stephi Wild - Sep 4, 2018

Melbourne Theatre Company Artistic Director Brett Sheehy AO today revealed MTC's 2019 Season; a feast of theatrical delights at Victoria's state theatre company.

Astoundingly BEAUTIFUL Photo Astoundingly BEAUTIFUL
by Virag Dombay - Aug 11, 2018

BEAUTIFUL- A Helpmann Award Winning Musical Opens In Brisbane This Week Photo BEAUTIFUL- A Helpmann Award Winning Musical Opens In Brisbane This Week
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 17, 2018

Joyous Broadway hit Beautiful: The Carole King Musical will make its official Brisbane premiere at the Lyric Theatre, QPAC tomorrow night, after taking home top honours in five categories at this year's Helpmann

Full List Of Winners Announced For 2018 Helpmann Awards, Led By MURIEL'S WEDDING and  Photo Full List Of Winners Announced For 2018 Helpmann Awards, Led By MURIEL'S WEDDING and BEAUTIFUL
by Stephi Wild - Jul 16, 2018

The 2018 Helpmann Awards Act II tonight was a star-studded ceremony in front of a full house at the Capitol Theatre Sydney on the set of Priscilla Queen of the Desert the Musical. Hosts for this stellar evening were music writer Glenn A Baker AM, acclaimed choreographer Rafael Bonachela, celebrated musical theatre star and TV host David Campbell, multiple Helpmann Award winning mezzo soprano Jacqueline Dark, comedian Anne Edmonds and Olivier and Tony Award Nominee Tony Sheldon.

***Winners To Be Updated 15 July and 16 July*** 2018 Helpmann Awards Nominees  ***Win Photo ***Winners To Be Updated 15 July and 16 July*** 2018 Helpmann Awards Nominees ***Winners To Be Updated, Please refresh your Browser after 6pm 15 July ***
by Jade Kops - Jul 15, 2018

***Winners To Be Updated 15 July and 16 July*** 2018 Helpmann Awards Nominees ***Winners To Be Updated, Please refresh your Browser after 6pm 15 July *** ACT1 updated

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; Just One Week Left! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; Just One Week Left!
by Alan Henry - Dec 22, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

2017 SYDNEY THEATRE AWARDS Nominations Announced Photo 2017 SYDNEY THEATRE AWARDS Nominations Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Dec 18, 2017

Nominations were announced today for the Sydney Theatre Awards for 2017, which will be presented at a gala ceremony on Monday 22 January 2018 at 6pm at the Everest Theatre, Seymour Centre.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; Just Two Weeks Left! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; Just Two Weeks Left!
by Alan Henry - Dec 15, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; WICKED Leads Best Musical! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; WICKED Leads Best Musical!
by Alan Henry - Dec 8, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; MISS SAIGON Leads Best Musical! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; MISS SAIGON Leads Best Musical!
by Alan Henry - Dec 1, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; Riverside MISS SAIGON Leads Best Music Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; Riverside MISS SAIGON Leads Best Musical!
by Alan Henry - Nov 24, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; MISS SAIGON Leads In Best Musical! Photo Vote For the 2017 BroadwayWorld Sydney Awards; MISS SAIGON Leads In Best Musical!
by Alan Henry - Nov 17, 2017

The 2017 awards honor productions which opened between October 1, 2016 and September 30, 2017. Nominations were completely reader-submitted and after the nomination period ended October 31, BroadwayWorld's local editors proofed the list for eligibility and errors.

BWW REVIEW:  The Shine Of Television Evangelism Is Dulled In The Latest Incarnation O Photo BWW REVIEW: The Shine Of Television Evangelism Is Dulled In The Latest Incarnation Of MIRACLE CITY
by Jade Kops - Oct 19, 2017

Director Darren Yap and Musical Director and composer Max Lambert reunite to present a new interpretation of MIRACLE CITY at Sydney Opera House.

BWW REVIEW: The Earth Moved For The Australian Premiere of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING Photo BWW REVIEW: The Earth Moved For The Australian Premiere of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL At Sydney's Lyric Theatre
by Jade Kops - Sep 25, 2017

The all Australian cast of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, led by the outstanding Esther Hannaford as Carole King, recreate the original production that has been seen on Broadway and the West End, infusing an energy and lightness to the incredibly beautiful and brilliant expression of the true story of Carole King and her closest friends.

BWW Flashback: Looking Back on the 'Some Kind of Wonderful' Leading Ladies of BEAUTIF Photo BWW Flashback: Looking Back on the 'Some Kind of Wonderful' Leading Ladies of BEAUTIFUL!
by Danielle Ashley - Sep 2, 2017

From the Great White Way to across the pond on the West End, the story of Carole King has continued to inspire audiences to find their true voice with the timeless music sung by talented leading ladies.

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