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Saturday, February 17, 2018

Want cheap tickets to Book of Mormon? Get in line this Monday by Matt Edwards

An extra preview performance of The Book of Mormon has been added in Sydney and all tickets are selling for $20 each. The added preview will be the first chance for fans to see the much-ant…

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Thursday, February 1, 2018

Win a double pass to The Fabulous Singlettes in Melbourne by Matt Edwards

AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway to The Fabulous Singlettes at the Memo Music Hall on Tuesday Feb 13 at 8pm. For three decades The Fabulous Singlettes have been playing to S…

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Win a double pass to the Australian Premiere season of The View Upstairs at Hayes Theatre Co, Sydney by Matt Edwards

AussieTheatre has a double pass to giveaway to The View Upstairs at Hayes Theatre Co on 8th Feb, 2018 at 7:30pm. As part of the 2018 Mardi Gras Festival, Invisible Wall Productions and Sug…

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Monday, January 22, 2018

Sydney Theatre Awards – 2017 Winners Announced by Matt Edwards

Tonight the Seymour Centre hosted over 450 members of the Sydney Theatre community to celebrate The Year That Was at the 2017 Sydney Theatre Awards. The 37 Awards presented were shared betwe…

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Sunday, January 21, 2018

Muriel’s Wedding to return to Sydney in 2019 by Matt Edwards

In an interview with the Sydney Morning Herald today, Global Creatures CEO Carmen Pavlovic confirmed that the brand new hit Australian musical Muriel’s Wedding will have a return Syd…

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Thursday, January 11, 2018

Muriel’s Wedding original cast recording released online today by Matt Edwards

The widely anticipated original cast recording of Sydney Theatre Company and Global Creatures’ production of Muriel’s Wedding The Musical has been released online today. Featuri…

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Wednesday, January 10, 2018

Win a double pass to Australian Shakespeare Company’s production of Alice in Wonderland in Melbourne by Matt Edwards

AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway to Australian Shakespeare Company’s production of Alice in Wonderland at the Ripponlea House and Gardens on Sunday the 14th of Januar…

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Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Win a double pass to Australian Shakespeare Company’s production of Tinkerbell and the Dream Fairies in Athenaeum in Melbourne by Matt Edwards

Looking for somewhere to take the kids these school holidays? AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway to the Australian Shakespeare Company’s production of Tinkerbell and t…

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Tuesday, December 19, 2017

2017 Sydney Theatre Awards nominations announced by Matt Edwards

Nominations were announced today for the 2017 Sydney Theatre Awards, which will be presented at a gala ceremony on Monday 22 January 2018 at 6pm at the Everest Theatre, Seymour Centre. 51 pr…

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Wednesday, November 15, 2017

Video: Stephen Mahy & Sarah Morrison from Mamma Mia! by Matt Edwards

The brand new, reimagined production of Mamma Mia! is just weeks away from it’s Canberra opening night and the beginning of a national tour. To celebrate we caught up with Sarah Morr…

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Monday, November 6, 2017

Win a double pass to Night Slows Down at Kings Cross Theatre by Matt Edwards

AussieTheatre has two double passes to giveaway to Night Slows Down at the Kings Cross Theatre on 17 November, 2017. Sharon wants to find her husband. Martin wants to be free. Seth seeks r…

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Thursday, October 26, 2017

Video: We chat with Elise McCann & Stef Jones of The Production Company’s Brigadoon by Matt Edwards

AussieTheatre went behind the scenes of The Production Company’s Brigadoon for a chat with stars Elise McCann & Stefanie Jones. Brigadoon is the story of New Yorkers Tommy Albrig…

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Monday, October 23, 2017

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child heading exclusively to Melbourne by Matt Edwards

It was confirmed today that Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will open at the Princess Theatre, Melbourne in early 2019 for an exclusive Australian season. An exclusive season is somewhat…

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Rocky Horror Cast announced by Matt Edwards

Last week, producers Howard Panter, John Frost and Torben Brookman announced the full cast for the upcoming tour of The Rocky Horror Show. Joining Craig McLachlan, who was previously announc…

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Sunday, October 22, 2017

Jersey Boys Australia announce the Four Seasons by Matt Edwards

Today producers announced the four men set to play the lead roles in Australia’s revival tour of Jersey Boys, due to premiere at Sydney’s Capitol Theatre in September 2018. After …

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Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Popular Mechanicals and CGTC announce cast for A New Brain by Matt Edwards

AussieTheatre can exclusively announce the cast for The Popular Mechanicals and CGTC’s upcoming production of A New Brain, set to hit Melbourne in 2018. Produced by the team that brou…

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Thursday, October 12, 2017

Video: We go behind the scenes on opening night of Stageart’s Memphis by Matt Edwards

Intrepid video reporter Darcy Oliver went backstage at Chapel off Chapel for the opening night of Stageart’s new production of Memphis. Check out his exclusive behind the scenes video …

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Saturday, September 30, 2017

Green Day’s American Idiot musical set for Australian Tour by Matt Edwards

After a highly successful Brisbane season last February, it was announced today that Green Day’s American Idiot will embark on a whirlwind Australian tour in early 2018. Returning to …

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Monday, September 18, 2017

The Rocky Horror Show (and Craig McLachlan) are back! by Matt Edwards

Producers Howard Panter, John Frost and Torben Brookman announced this morning that The Rocky Horror Show will return to Australia late this year with seasons in Adelaide, Brisbane and Per…

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

Win a double pass to Michael Ball & Alfie Boe in Together by Matt Edwards

AussieTheatre has a double pass in each city to giveaway to Together the upcoming contest tour of Michael Ball & Alfie Boe. Two of the greatest voices in the world, Michael Ball and Alf…

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Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Gary Sweet cast as Bill Heslop in Muriel’s Wedding the Musical by Matt Edwards

If you are a child of the 90s then you KNOW Gary Sweet. Best know for his role in Police Rescue, Sweet is a veteran of Australian TV, also appearing in The Sullivans, Bodyline, Come in Spinn…

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Saturday, September 2, 2017

The Book of Mormon to head to Sydney in 2018 by Matt Edwards

Hello Sydney! The Mormons are coming. Producers announced today that The Book of Mormon will head to Sydney to open at the Sydney Lyric Theatre on February 28, 2018. The show has enjoyed un…

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Thursday, August 31, 2017

Full cast announced for The Production Company’s Brigadoon by Matt Edwards

Today The Production Company announced the full cast for their upcoming production of Brgadoon, set to open at the State Theatre in October. With the key cast members of Rohan Browne (Tommy…

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Video: The Bodyguard hits Melbourne by Matt Edwards

The Bodyguard continued it’s Australia tour, arriving in Melbourne this week. Our video reporter Darcy Oliver was there to capture all the glitz and glamour of the red carpet and the p…

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Friday, August 25, 2017

Performer Anna Magrath missing in Melbourne by Matt Edwards

Melbourne Police have put out a call for anyone who has seen or knows the whereabouts of performer Anna Magrath to get in touch. The 21 year old left her parent’s home in Packenham on …

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Sunday, August 20, 2017

Tina Arena confirmed as Eva Peron in Evita by Matt Edwards

Producers confirmed today that iconic Australian singer / songwriter Tina Arena will play the lead role of Eva Peron in the upcoming Opera Australia / GFO co-production of Evita. Arena is n…

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Saturday, August 19, 2017

Full cast and additional cities announced for The Wizard of Oz by Matt Edwards

This morning, The Wizard of Oz producers John Frost and Suzanne Jones announced the full cast for their upcoming production as well as additional tour stops. The cast members revealed toda…

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Evita audition registrations close today by Matt Edwards

If you are considering auditioning for Evita the Musical, you’d better get in quick. Last week, Opera Australia and John Frost announced that Evita would return to Australia, opening…

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Saturday, August 12, 2017

Full cast announced for High Fidelity at the Hayes by Matt Edwards

Neil Gooding Productions and Highway Run Productions have announced the full cast for High Fidelity, the musical based on Nick Hornby’s novel and subsequent film of the same name. The…

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Priscilla Queen of the Desert – Audition Preparation by Matt Edwards

With Priscilla Queen of the Desert auditions kicking off in Melbourne next week, we thought we would pull together a little information to help all those preparing to strut their stuff. Gen…

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Thursday, August 10, 2017

Australian production of Evita the musical announced by Matt Edwards

Opera Australia and John Frost announced today that Tim Rice and Andrew Lloyd Webber’s iconic musical Evita will return to Australia to open at the Sydney Opera House in September 2018. E…

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