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Let’s do the Time Warp again! The Rocky Horror Show returns

Let’s do the Time Warp again! The Rocky Horror Show returns

Everybody’s favourite rock and roll musical returns to Perth next February with an all new production to die for. Craig McLachlan will once again be pulling on the fishnets to reprise his Helpmann Award-winning role with an all new cast. Producers Howard Panter, John Frost and Torbem Brookman will be bringing the whirlwind tour to […]

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Community Theatre group stages the musical version of Stephen King’s ‘Carrie’

Does Stephen King’s Carrie work as a musical? We’re not sure, but the question will be answered when Dark Psychic Productions present the musical version of King’s classic work at the Phoenix Theatre in October. Directed by Ryan S. McNally, the story follows town misfit Carrie White, bullied by the popular crowd while remaining virtually invisible to […]

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Take a trip from Broadway to La Scala

Opera and musical theatre stars David Hobson, Teddy Tahu Rhodes, Lisa McCune and Greta Bradman are making a return visit with their widely applauded show From Broadway to La Scala. The musical foursome had a sell out tour of the show in 2015 and it’s set to return to the Perth Concert Hall on Saturday […]

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Meet the original Mean Girls – Heathers: The Musical at WAAPA

Meet the original Mean Girls – Heathers: The Musical at WAAPA

Based on the cult film of the same name, WAAPA bring the story of the original mean girls to the stage in Heathers: The Musical. Misfit Veronica Sawyer, originally portrayed by Winona Ryder, starts her new life at Westerberg High where she meets the notorious queen bees of the school – The Heathers. When Veronica […]

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Musical styles meld together in Kollision

Musical styles meld together in Kollision

Kollision | Downstairs at The Maj | Until Jan 28 | ★ ★ ★ ½ Trevor Jones always delivers a good time at his shows. The affable singing piano player has a great knack for developing frivolous banter with an audience and making you feel warmly embraced. Jones, who works across musical theatre, cabaret, opera and a range […]

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Jennifer Holliday pulls out of Presidential inauguration

Jennifer Holliday pulls out of Presidential inauguration

The United States’ next president is having some difficulty finding musicians to perform at his inauguration later this week. A string of high profile entertainers have turned down invitations to perform at the historical event. At Barack Obama’s first inauguration Aretha Franklin performed, plus some of the biggest names in the business gave their time. […]

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Magical musical moments with ‘Singin’ in the Rain’

Magical musical moments with ‘Singin’ in the Rain’

Singin’ in the Rain | Crown Theatre | Until Jan 22nd |  ★★★★★ Singin’ in the Rain is one of the world’s favourite film musicals and this stage version is a flawless adaptation that captures the romance, spectacle and fun of the movie. The show is filled with energetic performances, bright costumes, tight choreography and […]

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First taste of Dan Gillespie-Sells’ new musical

Singer-songwriter Dan Gillespie-Sells has a new musical that’s about to open in the UK and the first tune released from the project features the wonderful Betty Boo! The British singer songwriter is best known for being the front-man of the band The Feeling. Over the last few years he’s also written songs for Sophie Ellis-Bextor, […]

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Avenue Q is filled with puppets finding purpose (and porn)

Avenue Q is filled with puppets finding purpose (and porn)

Avenue Q | Crown Theatre | Until Saturday December 10th | ★ ★ ★ ★ The smash hit musical Avenue Q is playing a short two week engagement at The Crown Theatre and its a laugh inducing show filled with a lot of fun. The ‘definitely for adults’ musical takes it’s inspiration from a the evergreen children’s […]

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The Sound of Music finishes it’s Perth Season

The Sound of Music finishes it’s Perth Season

The curtain comes down on The Sound of Music today as the show finishes it’s Australian tour. There’s just a few tickets left for the final shows at 1pm and 6pm today. The much loved musical has entertained Perth audiences for the last month as it’s enjoyed its residency at Crown Theatre. Among the many […]

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