Articles tagged with: Musical

Mar27

Love comes in surprising guises in new musical It Shoulda Been You.

POSTED ON // Monday, 27 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Love comes in surprising guises in new musical It Shoulda Been You.

It Shoulda Been You offers a musical farce complete with blushing brides, nervous grooms and a twist at the end…

Mar20

Virginia Gay blows in from the Windy City to deliver a rough and ready Calamity Jane

POSTED ON // Monday, 20 March 2017 Written by // Cec Busby

Virginia Gay blows in from the Windy City to deliver a rough and ready Calamity Jane

Actor Virginia Gay gets under the skin of rootin’ tootin’ frontierswoman Calamity Jane and uncovers a feminist super hero.

Nov26

School's out for Bare the Musical;

POSTED ON // Saturday, 26 November 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

School's out for Bare the Musical;

Pop rock opera, Bare The Musical, brings teenage angst, sexuality and love to the fore. 

Oct14

Sing out Louise! The Polo Lounge turns piano bar

POSTED ON // Friday, 14 October 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Sing out Louise! The Polo Lounge turns piano bar

Musical theatre fans will no doubt remember , Mama Rose’s catchphrase ‘Sing out Louise’, so they’ll realize what a great moniker it is for a new sing-along night that is kicking off at the Oxford Hotel’s Polo Lounge this month.

Oct10

The Bodyguard to land down under in 2017

POSTED ON // Monday, 10 October 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

The Bodyguard to land down under in 2017

The smash hit musical The Bodyguard will premiere in Sydney in 2017. Based on the Warner Brothers' movie which starred the late Whitney Houston and Hollywood heartthrob of the time, Kevin Costner, the musical features a slew of Houston’s hits and received critical acclaim when it premiered in the UK.

Oct07

David Campbell’s star turn as Bobby Darin in 'Dream Lover'

POSTED ON // Friday, 07 October 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

David Campbell’s star turn as Bobby Darin in 'Dream Lover'

The extraordinary story of US crooner Bobby Darin strikes close to home for performer David Campbell, who portrays the titular role in the new musical Dream Lover. Cec Busby reports.

Oct04

Kinky Boots struts into town!

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 04 October 2016 Written by // Stephen A. Russell

Kinky Boots struts into town!

Callum Francis is about to strap on those famous Kinky Boots. He speaks with Stephen A. Russell about the show that introduced us to drag queen extraordinaire, Lola.

Sep27

Welcome to the freakshow: Side Show comes to the Hayes

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 27 September 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Welcome to the freakshow: Side Show comes to the Hayes

The real-life story of conjoined twins, Daisy and Violet Hilton, makes for compelling viewing in the Tony-award-winning musical Side Show. 

Sep08

THIS IS NOT A DRILL: ‘Muriel’s Wedding’ is FINALLY being made into a musical

POSTED ON // Thursday, 08 September 2016 Written by // SX Team

THIS IS NOT A DRILL: ‘Muriel’s Wedding’ is FINALLY being made into a musical

One of Australia’s best-loved films, and one of the most quoted movies by gays the world over – Muriel’s Wedding – is finally being turned into a musical.

Sep04

Acclaimed home-grown musical ‘Ladies in Black’ to kick off national tour at Sydney Festival

POSTED ON // Sunday, 04 September 2016 Written by // SX Team

Acclaimed home-grown musical ‘Ladies in Black’ to kick off national tour at Sydney Festival

Queenland Theatre Company’s critically acclaimed, smash hit and Helpmann-Award winning musical Ladies in Black will tour nationally in early 2017, opening in Sydney, part of Sydney Festival, on January 3 for its premiere season in the city in which the story is based.