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Tuesday, November 17, 2020

Sydney season of HEDWIG AND THE ANGRY INCH postponed amidst casting controversy by AussieTheatre

This afternoon, the producers of Hedwig and the Angry Inch announced a postponement of their January season. The postponement comes

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Friday, December 6, 2019

Beth Leavel and Taylor Iman Jones will lead The Devil Wears Prada Musical by AussieTheatre

As reported by, Tony Award-winner Beth Leavel will play the iconic Miranda Priestly in the new musical, The Devil Wears Prada and the role of the wide-eyed assistant, Andy …

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Saturday, November 23, 2019

Chloe Dallimore talks The Coogee Carols by AussieTheatre

The Coogee Carols, a first-person account by Chloe Dallimore the Coogee local, President of the MEAA and musical theatre performer. “When you find paradise, why would you leave?”  This …

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Thursday, November 14, 2019

Lin-Manuel Miranda and Hamilton Collaborators Reveal New Location for Drama Book Shop by AussieTheatre

As covered in today, the theatre district staple, which shut its doors earlier this year, will reopen in a nearby space in 2020. After shutting its doors at its longtime 40th St…

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Friday, November 8, 2019

Ahoy sailors! H.M.S Pinafore is pulling into the Hayes Theatre harbour! by AussieTheatre

H.M.S Pinafore began its run at the Hayes Theatre last night, Thomas Campbell, who appears in the production wrote the following story. Gilbert and Sullivan’s operettas are enormous fun. T…

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Sunday, October 27, 2019

Mamma Mia! opens at Newcastle’s Civic Theatre by AussieTheatre has an exclusive photo feature to share with readers from the premiere Newcastle production of Mamma Mia!, directed by’s outgoing Editor, Erin James. St…

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Friday, October 18, 2019

New owners for confirmed by AussieTheatre

In a few weeks, current owners Erin James and Matt Edwards will step aside after almost 9 years at the helm when a new management team takes over the respected industry web…

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Wednesday, September 11, 2019

Win a double pass to Lady Beatle at the Whitehorse Center, Nunawading by AussieTheatre

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to Lady Beatle at the Whitehorse Centre on Saturday 21 September, 8pm. From the creators of Rumour Has It comes the must-see live music event of …

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Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Win a double pass to ‘night Mother at Chapel off Chapel by AussieTheatre

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to Iron Lung Theatre’s ‘night Mother at the Chapel off Chapel on Sunday 11 August, 5 pm. The turbulent tale of a mother-daughter relationship …

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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Win a double pass to Jennifer Holliday at the Sydney Cabaret Festival by AussieTheatre

AussieTheatre has 2 double passes to giveaway to Jennifer Holliday – The Original Dream Girl at the Sydney Town Hall on Sunday 7th July at 7pm. Tony and Grammy Award-winning Broadway ic…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 08:21PM
Tuesday, May 28, 2019

Win a double pass to Quiet Please! There Are ladies On Stage! at the Whitehorse Centre by AussieTheatre

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to Quiet Please! There Are ladies On Stage! at the Whitehorse Centre on Saturday 22 June, at 8 pm. Bernadette Robinson returns with a sparkling co…

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Sunday, May 5, 2019

The Dismissal Cast Announcement by AussieTheatre

Squabbalogic in association with the Seymour Centre will present the pre-world premiere of a brand-new Australian musical, The Dismissal, centred on one of the biggest political crises in Au…

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Monday, April 22, 2019

Win a double pass to Heart & Music at The Whitehorse Centre by AussieTheatre

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to Heart & Music at the Whitehorse Centre on Saturday 27 April, 8 pm. International musical theatre stars Simon Gleeson and Natalie O’Donne…

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Tuesday, April 9, 2019

Bran Nue Dae 30th Anniversary Tour Announced by AussieTheatre

Australia’s premier opera companies today announced they have joined forces under the Opera Conference banner to produce the first major revival of the hit musical Bran Nue Dae, opening in…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 09:09PM
Monday, March 25, 2019

Evie May original cast recording to be released on iTunes by AussieTheatre

The original Australia musical Evie May by Hugo Chiarella and Naomi Livingston will be released on iTunes on the 2nd of April, 2019. Evie May was developed by New Musicals Australia and p…

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The Beautiful Game to have Australian premiere at Chapel off Chapel in September by AussieTheatre

Manilla Street Productions is thrilled to announce the Australian premiere of The Beautiful Game in Melbourne in September 2019. Set in Northern Ireland in the troubled 1970s, The Beautiful …

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Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Once Upon a One More Time – Britney musical headed to Broadway by AussieTheatre

An original musical based on the music of pop star Britney Spears is set to kick off in Chicago later this year. I’m so excited to have a musical with my songs – especially one that take…

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Saturday, March 9, 2019

The Mormons are heading to Perth by AussieTheatre

The Book of Mormon, Broadway’s smash hit musical written by Trey Parker, Matt Stone and Robert Lopez, is coming to Perth this year. The Tony®, Olivier®, Grammy® and Helpmann® award-win…

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Tour Well: Promoting positive mental health and wellbeing on tour by AussieTheatre

Are you a performer? Have you worked in Australia? Do you ever wish you looked after yourself better while working? If you, (or someone you know) answered “yes” to any of those questi…

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019

Anthony Warlow and Gina Riley to star in Sweeney Todd by AussieTheatre

40 years have passed since Stephen Sondheim and Hugh Wheeler’s ground breaking, epic musical Sweeney Todd first made its way into the musical theatre consciousness, but the epic tale …

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:31PM
Monday, January 21, 2019

Herringbone – Photo Feature by AussieTheatre

If you’ve had the great pleasure of witnessing the genius of Jay James-Moody on stage, you will be clamouring to get tickets to see his epic, one man musical Herringbone at Kings Cross The…

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Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Win a DOUBLE PASS to Herringbone, Sydney by AussieTheatre

AussieTheatre is giving away two double passes to see Jay James-Moody in Herringbone, at Kings Cross Theatre (Sydney) this Sunday 20 January at 5pm. Produced in association with KXT and B…

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Monday, December 10, 2018

Suzie Mathers returns down under for Barnum, 2019 by AussieTheatre

U.K based Australian musical theatre star Suzie Mathers will return home to Australia for Barnum in April 2019. The WAAPA graduate will play the Swedish Nightingale Jenny Lind in this Br…

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Friday, October 26, 2018

Stars of Les Misérables reunite for Epiphanies; a mental illness charity concert by AussieTheatre

The stars of the Australian production of Les Misérables will reunite at the Seymour Centre to present Epiphanies, a charity concert supporting research into mental illness, on 27th October…

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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Once to premiere in Sydney in 2019 by AussieTheatre

Once the Musical will finally receive its Sydney premiere as part of the Darlinghurst Theatre Company’s 2019 season in a production directed by Richard Carroll. The musical played a critic…

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Mamma Mia! opens in Adelaide – Photo Feature by AussieTheatre

After five cities and over 320 shows, Mamma Mia! The Musical has landed in Adelaide for the final leg of their Australian tour. Directed by Gary May and designed by Linda Bewick with all n…

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Saturday, October 6, 2018

Principal cast announced for West Side Story by AussieTheatre

This weekend Opera Australia, GWB Entertainment and BB Group announced the principal cast for the upcoming Australian production of West Side Story. The cast will include Todd Jacobsson (Boo…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 11:26PM
Monday, August 6, 2018

A Quick Chat with Erin Cornell by AussieTheatre

Australian vocal powerhouse Erin Cornell is back with a brand new show All of Me: An Evening with Erin Cornell, a spellbinding journey which will transcend musical genres – from Judy…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 09:07PM
Friday, July 27, 2018

Backstage with Bakker: Sarah Bakker takes us backstage at Chess on the West End (Part 1) by AussieTheatre

Australian musical theatre actress Sarah Backer has spent the last few years living and working in London. Originally from Brisbane, Sarah appeared a number of production including Chicago…

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Celine Dion drops into Mamma Mia! in Melbourne by AussieTheatre

The Princess Theatre in Melbourne hosted entertainment royalty last night! Singing superstar Celine Dion, (who begins her Australian concert tour in Sydney tonight), chose to spend a rare ni…

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Tuesday, July 3, 2018

Win a double pass to The Rocky Horror Show in Melbourne by AussieTheatre

AussieTheatre has five double passes to giveaway to The Rocky Horror Show at Her Majesty’s Theatre on July 12, 2018. The Rocky Horror Show is a true classic and one of theatre’s mo…

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