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BWW Review: ICONIC - A BRIEF HISTORY OF DRAG at De Parel Spiegeltent, Fringeworld Pleasure Garden BWW Review: ICONIC - A BRIEF HISTORY OF DRAG at De Parel Spiegeltent, Fringeworld Pleasure Garden
by Ellin Sears on February 17, 2018 in Australia - Perth

Brush up your Bowie, strap on your stilettos and prepare yourself for the glorious vocal stylings of Velma Celli! ICONIC - A BRIEF HISTORY OF DRAG is coming to the intimate and beautiful De Parel Spiegeltent in the Fringe World Pleasure Garden for ten nights only! (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 - Perth

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...)
Limelight Theatre Presents DEATH OF A SALESMAN Limelight Theatre Presents DEATH OF A SALESMAN
by BWW News Desk on February 15, 2018 in Australia - Perth

A Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning play - widely considered to be one of the 20th century's greatest - comes to Limelight Theatre this March. Written by Arthur Miller and directed by Kathleen Del Casale, Death of a Salesman is the story of Willy Loman, a man who realises his life isn't the one he made it out to be. (more...)
CLUB SWIZZLE Season Extended Due To Overwhelming Demand CLUB SWIZZLE Season Extended Due To Overwhelming Demand
by BWW News Desk on February 14, 2018 in Australia - Perth

Following rave reviews, nightly standing ovations and packed houses, FRINGE WORLD Festival's hottest selling summer show will extend its season by ONE WEEK with an additional eight performances. The season will now run until Sunday 4 March 2018. (more...)
Old Mill Theatre Presents a Classic Agatha Christie Mystery Old Mill Theatre Presents a Classic Agatha Christie Mystery
by BWW News Desk on February 10, 2018 in Australia - Perth

A classic Agatha Christie whodunit is set to deliver a web of intrigue for the Old Mill Theatre's first season of the year. Directed by Joan Scafe, The Unexpected Guest follows a stranger lost in fog, who seeks refuge in a nearby house - only to find a man shot dead and his wife standing over him with a smoking gun. (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 - Perth

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...)
Cast Announced For Queensland Production Of RENT Cast Announced For Queensland Production Of RENT
by BWW News Desk on February 07, 2018 in Australia - Perth

???????Fourteen talented young musical theatre artists have landed roles in the Tony Award and Pulitzer Prize winning musical, RENT, to be presented by Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) and Matt Ward Entertainment, from 2 May 2018. (more...)
Photo Flash: Limelight Theatre presents DEATH OF A SALESMAN Photo Flash: Limelight Theatre presents DEATH OF A SALESMAN
by BWW News Desk on February 07, 2018 in Australia - Perth

A PULITZER Prize and Tony Award-winning play - widely considered to be one of the 20th century's greatest - comes to Limelight Theatre this March. (more...)
BWW Review: UNSUITABLE at The Big Top, Fringeworld Pleasure Garden BWW Review: UNSUITABLE at The Big Top, Fringeworld Pleasure Garden
by Ellin Sears on February 07, 2018 in Australia - Perth

UNSUITABLE might also be considered extreme, albeit in a much different way. At times it is playful, rude, and delightfully grungy, with political commentary peppered in among acrobatic feats and slapstick comedy. (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 - Perth

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 - Perth

The world's biggest selling jazz instrumentalist, CHRIS BOTTI, returns to Australia in early 2018, playing at the nation's leading concert venues. (more...)
FHEAL Good Again, Songs Of Hope And Healing Concert Returns With Special Guest Isaiah FHEAL Good Again, Songs Of Hope And Healing Concert Returns With Special Guest Isaiah
by BWW News Desk on February 05, 2018 in Australia - Perth

???????Queensland Performing Arts Centre (QPAC) today announced the return of its joyous and uplifting Songs of Hope and Healing benefit concert. This year's concert features Australian superstar guest artist Isaiah, in QPAC's Concert Hall on Tuesday 27 March 2018. (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 - Perth

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...)
Girl From Oz Dubbed 'Next Celine Dion' Girl From Oz Dubbed 'Next Celine Dion'
by BWW News Desk on February 02, 2018 in Australia - Perth

Could Aussie soprano Clara Helms be the next Celine Dion? With the recording of her latest single All By Myself - recorded by Dion herself in 1996, a cover of the 1975 Eric Carmen original - the industry is abuzz with what Helms has to offer. (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 - Perth

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 - Perth

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 - Perth

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...)
BWW Interview: Dawn Pascoe Wants Us To Celebrate Ourselves, FLAWS & ALL, At Fringe World 2018 BWW Interview: Dawn Pascoe Wants Us To Celebrate Ourselves, FLAWS & ALL, At Fringe World 2018
by Ellin Sears on February 01, 2018 in Australia - Perth

Perth performer Dawn Pascoe wants us to celebrate ourselves - FLAWS & ALL! Broadway World caught up with her ahead of her solo Fringe World show and got the lowdown on what it's like to eat a whole cake onstage. (more...)
BWW Interview: Tumble Circus Co-Founder Tina Segner Talks UNSUITABLE At Fringeworld BWW Interview: Tumble Circus Co-Founder Tina Segner Talks UNSUITABLE At Fringeworld
by Ellin Sears on February 01, 2018 in Australia - Perth

Belfast's self-proclaimed 'circus of the absurd' returns to Perth for a string of shows as part of Fringeworld 2018. Broadway World caught up with Tina Segner, co-founder of Tumble Circus, to chat about all things UNSUITABLE. (more...)
TLC's Perth Headline Show Relocated To Metro City TLC's Perth Headline Show Relocated To Metro City
by BWW News Desk on January 31, 2018 in Australia - Perth

The countdown is on! In less than a week, Australia's summer is about to get a whole lot hotter with RNB royalty TLC headlining the first ever RNB Vine Days winery concert series. While in Australia, the legendary duo will also play a pair of headline shows in Perth and Hobart. (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 - Perth

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 - Perth

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...)
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 - Perth

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...)
Quiver With Laughs At Roleystone Theatre's Robin Hood Farce Quiver With Laughs At Roleystone Theatre's Robin Hood Farce
by BWW News Desk on January 27, 2018 in Australia - Perth

A FOOLISHLY funny twist on the classic tale of Robin Hood comes alive at Roleystone Theatre this March. Written by David Neilson and directed by Brogan Smirke and Euan MacMillan, Robin Hood: The Truth Behind the Green Tights is the story of cowardly Albert, trying to get by as best he can. (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 - Perth

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...)