XANADU THE MUSICAL Skates into Sydney
by BWW News Desk - Jan 23, 2016

?Matthew Management in association with Hayes Theatre Co today announced the cast of the smash-hit Broadway musical comedy XANADU, based on the 1980s classic cult movie, which plays in Sydney from Thursday 12 May 2016 for a strictly limited season. (more...)

Broadway's Michael James Scott to Play 'Genie' in Australia's ALADDIN; Cast Announced!
by BWW News Desk - Feb 25, 2016

A group of Australia and New Zealand's most outstanding musical theatre performers and fresh faces has been announced for Disney's new musical comedy, Aladdin, it was announced today. They will be joined by Broadway performer Michael James Scott in the role of the Genie. (more...)

*Photos & Video* BWW Sydney Gets A Preview of XANADU THE MUSICAL At Hayes Theatre
by Jade Kops - May 13, 2016

*Photos & Video* BWW Sydney Gets A Preview of XANADU THE MUSICAL (more...)

BWW Review: Camp, Comic, Sugary Fluff, XANADU THE MUSICAL Is A Retro Feel-Good Night Of Nostalgia.
by Jade Kops - May 18, 2016

Douglas Carter Beane's (Book) Award Winning stage adaptation of XANADU THE MUSICAL comes alive at Hayes in a bright, shiny explosion of high camp colour. (more...)

Disney's ALADDIN at Capitol Theatre, Sydney
by BWW News Desk - Jul 25, 2016

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the classic Academy Award®-winning animated film, will premiere Thursday 11 August 2016 at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney. (more...)

Aladdin Announces Australian Premiere in Sydney Tomorrow
by BWW News Desk - Aug 10, 2016

Disney's Aladdin, a new musical comedy based on the classic Academy Award®- winning animated film, will have its Australian premiere in Sydney at the Capitol Theatre tomorrow night, 11th August 2016. (more...)

Photo Flash: First Look - ALADDIN Takes a Magic Carpet Ride to Sydney
by BWW News Desk - Aug 11, 2016

Disney's Aladdin had its Australian premiere in Sydney at the Capitol Theatre last night (August 11th in Australia). BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below! (more...)

BWW REVIEW: Disney's ALADDIN Brings The Animated Movie Favourite To Life With Wondrous Colour, Comedy And Classic Broadway Musical Style.
by Jade Kops - Aug 13, 2016

Sydney has been mesmerised by the stunning stage adaptation of Disney's ALADDIN which opened to multiple standing ovations. (more...)

BWW Blog: Arielle Jacobs - Flying High, Down Under: Part 5: Pre-Opening Week
by Guest Blogger: Arielle Jacobs - Aug 23, 2016

What a week!  Looking back on it, it's hard to believe that we had the energy to get through all of it and still perform a 5-show weekend afterward…but adrenaline and good company will get you through anything, I presume. (more...)

Disney Announces ALADDIN to Open in Melbourne Next Year
by BWW News Desk - Sep 28, 2016

Today, Disney Theatrical Productions announced Aladdin the hit Broadway musical, will open at Her Majesty's Theatre in April 2017. Tickets will be available to the general public through Ticketek from 9AM, Thursday 6 October. (more...)

Stars Unite to Raise Awareness of Mental Health in Entertainment Industry 21/11
by BWW News Desk - Oct 15, 2016

On Monday 21 November, stars of the Australian entertainment industry will come together at the York Theatre, Seymour Centre in response to the issue of mental health within the profession. Tickets are on sale now from Ticketmaster or the Seymour Centre. (more...)

Nominations Announced for the 2016 Glugs Theatre Awards
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2016

Beloved Sydney theatre group THE GLUGS - now celebrating their 50th year - proudly present nominations for the 2016 GLUGS THEATRE AWARDS. The awards ceremony will be held on Monday 6 February 2016 at The Castlereagh Hotel. (more...)

ALADDIN to Launch Magic Carpet Ride in Melbourne This April
by BWW News Desk - Feb 21, 2017

It will be a whole new world for the Sydney hit Aladdin as the multi-award winning Broadway musical takes flight for Melbourne next month. One of the biggest shows to grace the Australian stages in years Aladdin must take its last magic carpet ride on March 26 at Sydney's Capitol Theatre. (more...)

BWW Review: DISNEY'S ALADDIN Shines and Shimmers at Her Majesty's Theatre
by Victoria Beal - Apr 21, 2017

On opening night of Disney's Aladdin in Melbourne, the audience were standing more than they were sitting! The multi award nominated stage musical by Alan Menken (Music), Howard Ashman (co-lyricist), Tim Rice (co-lyricist), and Chad Beguelin (Book and co-lyricist); based on the Award Winning Disney film written by Ron Clements, John Musker, Ted Elliott, and Terry Rossio; is a triumph of sights and sounds. (more...)

17th Annual HELPMANN AWARDS: All the Winners!17th Annual HELPMANN AWARDS: All the Winners!
by Jade Kops - Jul 24, 2017

The 17th Annual Helpmann Awards will be announced at a ceremony on starting at 7pm EST Monday 24th July at the Capitol Theatre Sydney. (more...)

Your Has Been Wish Granted! ALADDIN Tickets On Sale ThursdayYour Has Been Wish Granted! ALADDIN Tickets On Sale Thursday
by BWW News Desk - Oct 9, 2017

Experience the magic of Disney's Aladdin, with tickets for the much-anticipated Brisbane season of the hit Broadway musical on sale from 9am Thursday 12 October. (more...)

Gareth Jacobs to Grant Wishes as The Genie in Melbourne's ALADDINGareth Jacobs to Grant Wishes as The Genie in Melbourne's ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 25, 2017

Disney Theatrical Productions is delighted to confirm Melbourne's Gareth Jacobs, current standby Genie in Disney's Aladdin, will take over the role full-time from Tuesday 19 December 2017. (more...)

Gareth Jacobs Takes On the Genie in ALADDINGareth Jacobs Takes On the Genie in ALADDIN
by BWW News Desk - Nov 27, 2017

Disney Theatrical Productions confirms that Melbourne's Gareth Jacobs, current standby Genie in Disney's Aladdin, will take over the role full-time from Tuesday 19 December 2017. Queensland audiences will conjure this new Genie from 25 February 2018. (more...)

Less Than Fourteen Arabian Nights Until ALADDIN Comes To BrisbaneLess Than Fourteen Arabian Nights Until ALADDIN Comes To Brisbane
by BWW News Desk - Feb 7, 2018

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...)

Your Wishes Are Granted as ALADDIN Opens in BrisbaneYour Wishes Are Granted as ALADDIN Opens in Brisbane
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2018

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...)