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‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ film heads to Amazon Prime

‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ film heads to Amazon Prime

The long awaited film version of the musical Everybody’s Taking About Jamie is skipping the cinemas and heading straight to streaming service Amazon Prime. The movie will be available to stream from 17th September, and a new trailer gives more glimpses of what’s in store. The musical follows schoolboy Jamie New who reveals to his career’s […]

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‘Priscilla: Queen of the Desert – The Musical’ delivers a camp party

‘Priscilla: Queen of the Desert – The Musical’ delivers a camp party

Priscilla – Queen of the Desert – The Musical | Crown Theatre Until 31st May | ★ ★ ★ ★   There’s certainly a lot of camp fun and disco celebration crammed into the musical version of Priscilla – Queen of the Desert. It’s the latest in a strong of WA based productions to grace the stage at […]

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‘What Makes a Musical a Musical?’ This (musical) cabaret has answers

‘What Makes a Musical a Musical?’ This (musical) cabaret has answers

Have you ever wondered what makes a musical, a musical? On the surface, one might say it’s theatre + singing, but the genre has become so much more than the sum of its parts. The team at Grey Lantern Productions have set out to explore this question with their latest work, What Makes a Musical a […]

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‘Everybody’s Talking About Jamie’ is coming to Australia

We’ve been following the journey of the musical Everybody’s Talking About Jamie since before it even made its debut in Sheffield back 2016. Now we’re excited to share the musical will be coming to Australia this year, with a Perth season in early 2021. The Australian production of the hit musical will open at the Sydney […]

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‘West Side Story’ to return to Australia in 2020

Opera Australia and GWB Entertainment have announced that the acclaimed BB Group production of West Side Story will return to Australia in 2020. A modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet; this tragic love story tells the tale of two young people whose happiness is destroyed by the hate of two enemy camps in New York […]

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‘Disenchanted’ is a new take on what is to be a Princess

‘Disenchanted’ is a new take on what is to be a Princess

The hilarious musical Disenchanted has been an off-Broadway hit and has been performed all around the world. Now it is being performed in Perth for the first time and will take up residence at the Subiaco Arts Centre from 10-19 October. Forget the princesses you think you know, Disenchanted turns the clichéd Disney princesses on their heads when they […]

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The award winning musical ‘Hamilton’ is finally coming to Australia

The award winning musical ‘Hamilton’ is finally coming to Australia

Hamilton will make its Australian premiere at the Sydney Lyric Theatre in a new production beginning March 2021. Producers Jeffrey Seller and Michael Cassel together with creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, joined NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian in announcing the much-anticipated production today. Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda thanked Australian audiences for their patience, the Broadway smash hit opened in […]

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Review | Mimma: Standing ovations for A Musical of War and Friendship

Review | Mimma: Standing ovations for A Musical of War and Friendship

Mimma: A Musical of War and Friendship | Regal Theatre | til 21st April | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  “Mimma!” The word conjures up images of a mother figure, of a desperate cry for one’s own mother but in the case of this newly created epic musical, Mimma is the central character, a journalist from Turin, […]

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A new musical ‘Mimma’ will have its world premiere in Perth

A new musical ‘Mimma’ will have its world premiere in Perth

The Regal Theatre Subiaco will be the host to the West Australian production of the new musical, Mimma: A musical of war and friendship, from Orana Productions, with the season running from April 9 -21, 2019. The original musical is the result of several years of collaboration between WA based author Dr Giles Watson and […]

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Hugh Jackman to star in Broadway revival of ‘The Music Man’

Hugh Jackman to star in Broadway revival of ‘The Music Man’

Hugh Jackman will star in a Broadway revival of The Music Man with the show scheduled to open in 2020. The musical was a huge broadway hit in the late 1950’s and was made into a film in 1962. The show made a star of Robert Preston, who appeared in both the original Broadway production and […]

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