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Joseph Tawadros to Tour Europe, Australia, and Asia this October Joseph Tawadros to Tour Europe, Australia, and Asia this October
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Triple ARIA winning, Cairo-born oud virtuoso, Joseph Tawadros AM, is on tour from mid October with more than 20 concerts across several continents. The tour itinerary is below. (more...)
National Theatre of Parramatta Announces 2018 Season National Theatre of Parramatta Announces 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

National Theatre of Parramatta (NTofP) has just announced Season 2018 comprising four world premieres with six Australian plays. The program focuses on identity, belonging and place - at their heart is an exploration of families, the humanity we all share and how we evolve and navigate the world around us. (more...)
Sydney Fringe Hit TAMMY & KITE Returns to ATYP Next Month Sydney Fringe Hit TAMMY & KITE Returns to ATYP Next Month
by BWW News Desk on September 26, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Following its critical and popular success at the 2016 Sydney Fringe, the hit production Tammy & Kite returns to ATYP in October. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: The Earth Moved For The Australian Premiere of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL At Sydney's Lyric Theatre BWW REVIEW: The Earth Moved For The Australian Premiere of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL At Sydney's Lyric Theatre
by Jade Kops on September 25, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

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. (more...)
Photo Flash: BACKSEAT DIAMOND at Sydney Fringe Photo Flash: BACKSEAT DIAMOND at Sydney Fringe
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

With a rockin' set list (Ain't No Mountain High Enough, Son of a Preacher Man, You're The Voice and more), this hysterical and outrageous evening is anchored by a leading lady with talent to spare whose criminal intent is easy to cheer for' (The West Australian). So let your hair down and don't miss this hilarious musical comedy filled with your favourite Motown and 80s Australian Rock songs that will have you dancing the night away! (more...)
Rehearsals Begin Today for MURIEL'S WEDDING THE MUSICAL Rehearsals Begin Today for MURIEL'S WEDDING THE MUSICAL
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The cast of Sydney Theatre Company and Global Creatures' production of Muriel's Wedding The Musical will begin rehearsals today, Monday 25 September, in Sydney. (more...)
The Australian Ballet Celebrates Creativity And Imagination With Works Created For The Company The Australian Ballet Celebrates Creativity And Imagination With Works Created For The Company
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The Australian Ballet today announced its 2018 program, a celebration of the powerhouse of creativity provided by the choreographers, dancers, musicians and artisans who bring each of the company's productions to life. (more...)
SENIOR MOMENTS Returns for First National Tour in 2018 SENIOR MOMENTS Returns for First National Tour in 2018
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

After two smash-hit Sydney seasons, the hilarious comedy revue Senior Moments is back for its first national tour from February 2018, with the legendary John Wood and Max Gillies now joining Benita Collings and Geoff Harvey in the senior theatrical sensation. (more...)
Shania Choir to Make Sydney Debut Next Month Shania Choir to Make Sydney Debut Next Month
by BWW News Desk on September 25, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Weaving the sassy country-pop stylings of the one and only Shania Twain into four-part harmony, Shania Choir is a group of singers united by a love for leopard print and armed with the prerogative to have a little fun. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: BACKSEAT DIAMOND Is The Hilarious Result Of What Happens When Backup Singers Go Bad BWW REVIEW: BACKSEAT DIAMOND Is The Hilarious Result Of What Happens When Backup Singers Go Bad
by Jade Kops on September 24, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

BACKSEAT DIAMOND brings Megan Kozak's fabulously funny example of what happens when support singers get sinister to Sydney Fringe (more...)
BWW REVIEW: 	The Wonders Of The Ancient Deep Are Resurrected in ERTH'S PREHISTORIC AQUARIUM For Sydney School Holidays BWW REVIEW: The Wonders Of The Ancient Deep Are Resurrected in ERTH'S PREHISTORIC AQUARIUM For Sydney School Holidays
by Jade Kops on September 24, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Renowned for taking puppetry to the next level, the creative people at Erth Visual and Physical Inc have bought their latest work PREHISTORIC AQUARIUM to the Sydney Opera House. (more...)
I LOVE THE 90'S Tour Charts Return to Australia I LOVE THE 90'S Tour Charts Return to Australia
by BWW News Desk on September 24, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

This is how we do it Australia! The 90s are back with 'I Love the 90s: The Party Continues heading back downunder this March. (more...)
REBOUND Opens at the Sydney Fringe, 9/19-23 REBOUND Opens at the Sydney Fringe, 9/19-23
by BWW News Desk on September 23, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Paddington residents WARREN PAUL GLOVER (writer/producer) and DANIEL POLLOCK (director) present 'REBOUND', an intimate relationship comedy about love, loss, fidelity and friendship, playing as part of the Sydney Fringe 2017, 19th-23rd September at 'The Emerging Artist Sharehouse - The Living Room', Erskineville Town Hall. Tickets $15 (full), $12 (concession), $13 (groups) + booking fee: https://www.iwannaticket.com.au/events/sydneyfringe/MTM0MzA (more...)
Bernadette Harvey to Showcase New Works at Sydney Conservatorium this November Bernadette Harvey to Showcase New Works at Sydney Conservatorium this November
by BWW News Desk on September 22, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Renowned Australian pianist Bernadette Harvey has (with the assistance of the Australia Council, Sydney Conservatorium of Music and Fazioli pianos) commissioned gifted Australian composers three of them women - to write new works. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: With Technology Invading Our Everyday, IN REAL LIFE Considers The Frightening Possibility Of A Highly Connected Disconnected Existence BWW REVIEW: With Technology Invading Our Everyday, IN REAL LIFE Considers The Frightening Possibility Of A Highly Connected Disconnected Existence
by Jade Kops on September 22, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

In an age when you can organise most things with technology, Julian Larnach's new play IN REAL LIFE extrapolates to a not too distant future where being connected is more important than connecting. (more...)
Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! Regional Roundup: Top New Features This Week Around Our BroadwayWorld 9/22 - HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More!
by BWW Special on September 22, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

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 HOLLER IF YA HEAR ME, GYPSY, RENT, and More! (more...)
Sydney Theatre Company Unveils 2018 Season Sydney Theatre Company Unveils 2018 Season
by BWW News Desk on September 21, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Sydney Theatre Company tonight unveils its 2018 Season, Kip Williams' first as Artistic Director. (more...)
Tickets on Sale Tomorrow for Hats OFF! HO20 Tickets on Sale Tomorrow for Hats OFF! HO20
by BWW News Desk on September 21, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

On Monday 20 November Hats Off turns 20! So it's time to celebrate this fabulous milestone. Or in other words it's time to take our Hats Off to Hats Off. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: In A World Disgruntled With Its Leaders, Sondheim's ASSASSINS Is The Perfectly Timed Peak Into The Past BWW REVIEW: In A World Disgruntled With Its Leaders, Sondheim's ASSASSINS Is The Perfectly Timed Peak Into The Past
by Jade Kops on September 21, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The mystery of what motivates a person to murder for political reasons plays out in Hayes Theatre Co's latest perfectly crafted production ASSASSINS. (more...)
Stages Across the U.S. and Around the World Among ICWP's 2017 50/50 Applause Awardees Stages Across the U.S. and Around the World Among ICWP's 2017 50/50 Applause Awardees
by BWW News Desk on September 20, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

The 2017 International Centre for Women Playwrights (ICWP) 50/50 Applause Awards celebrates gender parity for women playwrights at 58 theatres throughout The United States, Canada, Australia, Germany, United Kingdom, Singapore, and Tasmania. (more...)
2017 Rob Guest Endowment Semi-Finalists Announced 2017 Rob Guest Endowment Semi-Finalists Announced
by BWW News Desk on September 20, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Earlier this month, the Rob Guest Endowment held auditions in Melbourne and Sydney to search for this year's winner of the Rob Guest Endowment Award. (more...)
New Theatre Presents the Sydney Premiere of Simon Stephens' BIRDLAND New Theatre Presents the Sydney Premiere of Simon Stephens' BIRDLAND
by BWW News Desk on September 20, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Paul is a rock god. Everybody knows his face. Everybody knows his name. He can have whatever he wants. He can fuck whoever he wants. Buy anything. Eat anything. Drink anything. Smoke anything. Go anywhere. (more...)
Sport for Jove to Present NO END OF BLAME at the Seymour Centre Sport for Jove to Present NO END OF BLAME at the Seymour Centre
by BWW News Desk on September 20, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

This October, Sport For Jove and The Seymour Centre present Howard Barker's pertinent political play, NO END OF BLAME, as part of the Seymour Centre's Reginald Season for 2017. (more...)
BWW REVIEW:  Bitterness And Bitchiness Are Served Up In The Bizarre Comedy Thriller DINNER BWW REVIEW: Bitterness And Bitchiness Are Served Up In The Bizarre Comedy Thriller DINNER
by Jade Kops on September 20, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

DINNER invites the audience to peer in on the world of the arrogant and affluent as they posture and pose through a night of feigned civility with backhanded barbs. (more...)
REBOUND Opens at the Sydney Fringe, 9/19-23 REBOUND Opens at the Sydney Fringe, 9/19-23
by BWW News Desk on September 19, 2017 in Australia - Sydney

Paddington residents WARREN PAUL GLOVER (writer/producer) and DANIEL POLLOCK (director) present 'REBOUND', an intimate relationship comedy about love, loss, fidelity and friendship, playing as part of the Sydney Fringe 2017, 19th-23rd September at 'The Emerging Artist Sharehouse - The Living Room', Erskineville Town Hall. Tickets $15 (full), $12 (concession), $13 (groups) + booking fee: https://www.iwannaticket.com.au/events/sydneyfringe/MTM0MzA (more...)