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Australia's Agatha Christie Is Coming To Sydney Australia's Agatha Christie Is Coming To Sydney
by BWW News Desk on February 24, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Imagine an isolated clifftop home on a 'fictional' peninsula in Victoria. Waves crash and winds howl. As guests arrive, you're in a store for a dangerous dose of fiction and fact... (more...)
Woollahra Philharmonic Orchestra Opens its 2018 Four-Concert Series Woollahra Philharmonic Orchestra Opens its 2018 Four-Concert Series
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Woollahra Philharmonic Orchestra opens its 2018 four-concert series with two performances at spectacular St Columba's Church in Paddington on Saturday 24 and Sunday 25 March. (more...)
Todrick Hall Announces Australian Tour Dates Todrick Hall Announces Australian Tour Dates
by BWW News Desk on February 23, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

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...)
BWW REVIEW: Fitting In And Finding The Family That Fits Your Life Is Pulled Into Focus In STRANGERS IN BETWEEN BWW REVIEW: Fitting In And Finding The Family That Fits Your Life Is Pulled Into Focus In STRANGERS IN BETWEEN
by Jade Kops on February 23, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Director Daniel Lammin brings Tommy Murphy's award winning Australian play STRANGERS IN BETWEEN back to the Sydney stage to consider what has and hasn't changed for young people trying to find their place in society.  (more...)
Karin Schaupp and Umberto Clerici Release New Album and Announce 2018 Tour Karin Schaupp and Umberto Clerici Release New Album and Announce 2018 Tour
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Wayfaring brings together Italian-Australian cellist Umberto Clerici with German-Australian guitarist Karin Schaupp, for a musical journey through a rich tapestry of cultures, ages and emotions. (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 - 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 The Lion King, Finding Neverland, The Crucible, and more! (more...)
BWW REVIEW: The Balance Between Career and Caring Is Contemplated in TOP GIRLS BWW REVIEW: The Balance Between Career and Caring Is Contemplated in TOP GIRLS
by Jade Kops on February 22, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

In an era when female power and rights are being asserted and America was on the verge of its first female president, Imara Savage opens Sydney Theatre Company's 2018 season with Caryl Churchill's TOP GIRLS.  (more...)
SILENT DISCO By Lachlan Philpott Comes to the New Theatre SILENT DISCO By Lachlan Philpott Comes to the New Theatre
by BWW News Desk on February 22, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

New Theatre is presenting a long-overdue revival of this award-winning contemporary Australian play. Says the writer, Lachlan Philpott 'The New played a really important role in supporting me as an emerging writer and it's terrific to have my work on their stage in this fresh production, directed by Johann Walraven.' (more...)
BEYOND THE BARRICADE To Premiere In Australia BEYOND THE BARRICADE To Premiere In Australia
by BWW News Desk on February 20, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

???????The UK's critically-acclaimed show BEYOND THE BARRICADE, a glittering concert of musical showstoppers, will make its debut in Australia this year, touring to 24 cities from 1st June. (more...)
GLOBAL CREATURES Strides the World Stage in 2018 GLOBAL CREATURES Strides the World Stage in 2018
by BWW News Desk on February 20, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Australia's Global Creatures will secure its place as a leading international theatre production company as it celebrates its biggest year ever in 2018.   This year in the UK, the company opens Strictly Ballroom on the West End in April and Walking with Dinosaurs will again roam the globe on a new world tour with August dates confirmed at London's O2 Arena. (more...)
Two Performances Added to CARLOTTA QUEEN OF THE CROSS Two Performances Added to CARLOTTA QUEEN OF THE CROSS
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

???????Australian icon, political activist, and showbiz royalty: Carlotta has led an extraordinary life.  Outrageously funny and brutally honest, the inspiration for Priscilla, Queen of the Desert takes you on another whirlwind ride with songs and stories from 50 years on and off the stage.  Accompanied on piano by Helpmann Award winner Michael Griffiths, she sings the classics by Berlin, Rogers & Hart, Sondheim and her dear friend, Peter Allen. (more...)
Sydney Philharmonia Choirs presents JS Bach's B Minor Mass, Sydney Opera House Concert Hall Sydney Philharmonia Choirs presents JS Bach's B Minor Mass, Sydney Opera House Concert Hall
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Sydney Philharmonia Choirs presents  JS Bach's B Minor Mass. One concert only, The Concert Hall, Sydney Opera House, 1pm, Easter Saturday, March 31 (more...)
BWW REVIEW: THE IDEA OF NORTH's Beautiful A Cappella Concert GROOVE SESSIONS Makes For An Enjoyable Afternoon At Independent Theatre's Prelude In Tea: Song Series Concert BWW REVIEW: THE IDEA OF NORTH's Beautiful A Cappella Concert GROOVE SESSIONS Makes For An Enjoyable Afternoon At Independent Theatre's Prelude In Tea: Song Series Concert
by Jade Kops on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Australian A Capella group THE IDEA OF NORTH delighted the North Sydney audience with their performance of GROOVE SESSIONS at Independent Theatre's Prelude In Tea Song Series concert. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: Family, Fitting In and Fighting Against A Society That Sees Married White Men As The Pinnacle Is Examined In SINGLE ASIAN FEMALE BWW REVIEW: Family, Fitting In and Fighting Against A Society That Sees Married White Men As The Pinnacle Is Examined In SINGLE ASIAN FEMALE
by Jade Kops on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Michelle Law's SINGLE ASIAN FEMALE finally puts an underrepresented portion of society on the Australian stage with a witty presentation of the challenges faced by the non-white population and women in general.  (more...)
ONE WAY MIRROR By Paul Gilchrist Comes to Blood Moon Theatre ONE WAY MIRROR By Paul Gilchrist Comes to Blood Moon Theatre
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

In the early 60's, at the University of Yale, Stanley Milgram conducted a psychological experiment that stunned the world. (more...)
DMA'S Announce June 'For Now' National Album Tour – Their Biggest Tour To Date DMA'S Announce June 'For Now' National Album Tour – Their Biggest Tour To Date
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Sydney's timeless guitar pop trio DMA'S have followed up the recent success of new single 'In The Air' with the announcement of a huge national tour to support the release of their sophomore record, For Now, out worldwide on Friday 27 April via I OH YOU. (more...)
Ramin Karimloo to Tour Australia with Special Guest, Anna O'Byrne Ramin Karimloo to Tour Australia with Special Guest, Anna O'Byrne
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

???????Ramin Karimloo, Broadway & West End music theatre star, will tour Australia for the first time in June 2018 for a strictly limited season, with special guest Anna O'Byrne, star of Australia's My Fair Lady.  (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 - Sydney

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...)
IN THE HEIGHTS Extends in Sydney IN THE HEIGHTS Extends in Sydney
by BWW News Desk on February 19, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

With the first two weeks already sold out, award winning production company Blue Saint Productions has announced an additional week of performances for the upcoming season of In The Heights. The Sydney season of the Tony Award winning musical at the Hayes Theatre Co has now been extended until April 15 with an additional matinee now added on Wednesday 28 March. Conceived by Lin-Manuel Miranda, the composer behind the Hamilton phenomenon, this brand new, authentic production is running from 16 March 2018 and tickets are selling extremely quickly. (more...)
Russian Violinist Alina Ibragimova To Direct DEATH AND THE MAIDEN Tour Russian Violinist Alina Ibragimova To Direct DEATH AND THE MAIDEN Tour
by BWW News Desk on February 18, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

When Russian-born violinist Alina Ibragimova takes to the stage, she performs with such electrifying intensity and raw emotion that any barrier between her and the audience is instantly evaporated. Known for her razor-sharp intellect and brilliant imagination, as well as her blistering technique, Ibragimova is a musician who doesn't shy away from exploring the very depths of human emotion through music. (more...)
LITTLE WOMEN to Become the First Musical at North Shore Theatre Company, Formerly Chatswood Musical Society LITTLE WOMEN to Become the First Musical at North Shore Theatre Company, Formerly Chatswood Musical Society
by BWW News Desk on February 18, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Louisa May Alcott's Civil War classic novel comes to life as a colourful and vivacious musical Little Women from 20 to 28 April at The Independent Theatre, North Sydney. (more...)
Sydney Opera House Unwraps New Work Sydney Opera House Unwraps New Work
by BWW News Desk on February 18, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

The Sydney Opera House today announced a biannual season featuring acclaimed work by new artists, and new kinds of work by established artists, as part of its support for the R&D end of the Australian performing arts. (more...)
BEYOND THE BARRICADE To Premiere In Australia BEYOND THE BARRICADE To Premiere In Australia
by BWW News Desk on February 18, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

The UK's critically-acclaimed show BEYOND THE BARRICADE, a glittering concert of musical showstoppers, will make its debut in Australia this year, touring to 24 cities from 1st June. (more...)
BWW REVIEW: The Spirit Of Joan Of Arc Is Channelled In JOAN, A Contemporary Expression Of The Famous French Saint's Incredible Life BWW REVIEW: The Spirit Of Joan Of Arc Is Channelled In JOAN, A Contemporary Expression Of The Famous French Saint's Incredible Life
by Jade Kops on February 18, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Lucy Jane Parkinson delivers a captivating performance in Lucy J Skilbeck's Award winning solo cabaret show JOAN.  (more...)
BWW REVIEW:  MAMMA MIA! Returns To The Sydney Stage In A New Interpretation Of The Feel Good Musical BWW REVIEW: MAMMA MIA! Returns To The Sydney Stage In A New Interpretation Of The Feel Good Musical
by Jade Kops on February 17, 2018 in Australia - Sydney

Australian Director Gary Young has reinterpreted MAMMA MIA! for Australian audiences, delivering a fresh new take on the work, 19 years after it debuted on the West End. (more...)