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Tuesday, February 20, 2024

From County Down to the World Stage: Lauren Clarke Dazzles in ‘A Taste of Ireland’ by Sean McLoughlin

Australia’s stages are set to be graced with the vibrant and exhilarating production of ‘A Taste of Ireland,’ a show

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Thursday, February 15, 2024

Joseph Spanti on Breathing New Life into Danny Zuko by Sean McLoughlin

In the neon-bathed corridors of Rydell High, amidst the cacophony of teenage dreams and rebellious anthems, the leather-jacket-clad silhouette of

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Saturday, February 3, 2024

SISTER ACT to tour to Sydney and Melbourne by Sean McLoughlin

Praise be! The habit is coming to Australia. John Frost for Crossroads Live is delighted to announce the arrival of

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Sunday, January 28, 2024

Queensland’s Arts Sector Set to Deliver Economic and Cultural Bonanza in 2024 by Sean McLoughlin

In an unprecedented surge of cultural activity, Queensland’s arts and cultural scene is poised to inject an estimated $100 million

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Saturday, January 20, 2024

John Waters and Daniel MacPherson to star in THE WOMAN IN BLACK by Sean McLoughlin

PW Productions, Woodward Productions & Neil Gooding Productions present the most terrifying live theatre experience in the world is returning

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Is Millennial Nostalgia Diluting the Essence of Musicals? by Sean McLoughlin

In the ever-evolving landscape of theatre, a new trend has emerged, one that is both commercially tantalising and artistically questionable:

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Wednesday, December 6, 2023

Four-Time Tony Award-Winning Blockbuster MJ THE MUSICAL To Premiere In Sydney In 2025 by Sean McLoughlin

Australian producer Michael Cassel today joined original Broadway producers Lia Vollack, John Branca and John McClain to announce that the

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Wednesday, November 22, 2023

Win Tickets To THE PINK FLAMINGO SPIEGELAND in Brisbane! by Sean McLoughlin

Get excited Brisbanites! Aussie Theatre has an exclusive number of tickets to giveaway to all three signature shows at The

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Friday, November 17, 2023

A Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland by Sean McLoughlin

Aussie Theatre has 1 x double pass (2 tickets) to giveaway to A Celtic Christmas by A Taste of Ireland

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Thursday, November 16, 2023

Ian McKellen to Lead ‘Player Kings’, a Henry IV Adaptation, in the West End and Manchester by Sean McLoughlin

Ian McKellen is set to grace the stage once again, starring in ‘Player Kings’, a fresh adaptation of Shakespeare’s ‘Henry

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Hadestown Announces West End Cast for London Return by Sean McLoughlin

The much-lauded musical ‘Hadestown’ is set to make a triumphant return to London’s West End, following a series of accolades,

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Adam Garcia Announced as Lead in Nationwide ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’ Revival Tour by Sean McLoughlin

The much-anticipated revival of the classic musical, ‘Chitty Chitty Bang Bang’, is set to open on April 30, 2024, at

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Monday, October 30, 2023

Unveiling the Dazzling Cast of SUAVÉ: A Spectacle Like No Other! by Sean McLoughlin

The company of the Pink Flamingo Spiegeland are elated to announce the phenomenal cast of SUAVÉ, the celebrated cabaret spectacle

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Cast Revealed for Broadway Hit RENT by Sean McLoughlin

A stellar cast was announced today for the new Australian tour of the multi-Tony Award winning rock musical by Jonathan

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Monday, October 23, 2023

Samantha Paterson’s Paterson Productions: Weaving a Colorful Canvas of Theatre and Inclusiveness by Sean McLoughlin

In the heart of Brisbane, a theatrical whirlwind is brewing, and it goes by the name of Paterson Productions. Founded

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Monday, October 9, 2023

Lavish new production of musical masterpiece SUNSET BOULEVARD to premiere in Australia starring SARAH BRIGHTMAN by Sean McLoughlin

A brand-new lavish production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s Tony Award winning musical masterpiece, SUNSET BOULEVARD will premiere in Melbourne in

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Saturday, October 7, 2023

The Remarkable Journey of Courtney Monsma: From the Shores of the Gold Coast to ‘WICKED’ Heights by Sean McLoughlin

Ah, the ever-enigmatic world of musical theatre – where stars are born and legends are made. If you’ve had the

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Wednesday, October 4, 2023

Broadway’s biggest blockbuster is flying into Melbourne in 2024 by Sean McLoughlin

Rejoycify! The producers of the Broadway blockbuster WICKED today announced that the musical phenomenon will fly into the Regent Theatre,

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Sunday, October 1, 2023

Tim Minchin and the Australian premiere of Groundhog Day The Musical by Sean McLoughlin

As the southern hemisphere warms to summer’s embrace, Australian theatres are already teasing their next year’s line-up. Among the standout

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Tuesday, September 26, 2023

Co-Directing with Passion: The Visionaries Behind ‘Ink’ by Sean McLoughlin

The theatre scene in Adelaide is witnessing a new phenomenon: a fusion of two theatre enthusiasts combining their talents, experiences,

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Thursday, September 21, 2023

Beauty And The Beast to open in Brisbane and Melbourne! by Sean McLoughlin

Brisbane and Melbourne audiences will experience the romance of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast when the much-anticipated respective seasons of

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Sunday, September 17, 2023

Broadway smash hit RENT to tour Australia in 2024 by Sean McLoughlin

Award winning producer LPD Productions has declared there is “no day like today” as it announced the multi-Tony Award winning

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Saturday, September 16, 2023

Ruthless Aspirations: The Charismatic Journey of Dolly Diamond into the World of Musical Theatre by Sean McLoughlin

In a world where sequins outshine the spotlights and charismatic personalities eclipse auditoriums, Michael Dalton, universally acclaimed as the cabaret

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Wednesday, September 13, 2023

Smash-hit musical West Side Story returns to Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour in 2024 by Sean McLoughlin

Opera Australia (OA) has announced that smash-hit musical West Side Story will return to the Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour

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Sunday, September 10, 2023

New cast to join LA CAGE AUX FOLLES in Melbourne by Sean McLoughlin

Debra Byrne, Peter Phelps, Genevieve Morris, Loredo Malcolm and Bev Killick will join the Melbourne cast of the hit Broadway musical La Cage aux Folles, opening

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Saturday, September 9, 2023

CAMERON MACKINTOSH in association with GWB ENTERTAINMENT presents BOUBLIL & SCHÖNBERG’S MISS SAIGON is coming to Adelaide by Sean McLoughlin

GWB Entertainment today announced Cameron Mackintosh’s acclaimed new production of Boublil and Schönberg’s musical Miss Saigon will be coming to

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Tuesday, September 5, 2023

Stefanie Jones: A Deep Dive into Mary Poppins and the Art of Theatre by Sean McLoughlin

In the heart of Perth, the anticipation is palpable. The venerable Crown Theatre is set to unveil the timeless tale

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Monday, September 4, 2023

Final cast members revealed for GREASE by Sean McLoughlin

Producers of the upcoming all-new and electrifying production of GREASE are delighted to reveal the final performers joining the gang

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Sunday, September 3, 2023

WICKED returns down under: A tribute to John Frost’s theatrical legacy by Sean McLoughlin

As the emerald lights of the iconic musical WICKED prepare to shine once more on Thursday 7th September, the anticipation

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Friday, September 1, 2023

The Dazzling Flight of The Pink Flamingo: Soon to arrive in Brisbane! by Sean McLoughlin

From the golden sands of the Gold Coast, where it dazzled audiences with electrifying performances, to the buzzing precinct of

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Thursday, August 31, 2023

Auditions are now open for the Young Australian Broadway Chorus’ production of RAGTIME by Sean McLoughlin

The Young Australian Broadway Chorus is proud to announce that auditions are now open for their upcoming production of the

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards