October 13, 2017 @ 10:49 am – October 21, 2017 @ 11:49 am
Shout! The Legend of the Wild One

Tough, pushy, passionate and desperate to be loved, Australia’s own Johnny O’Keefe fought his way to the top in the 1950s to become the undisputed king, Australia’s first international star of rock and roll. When Australia was a cultural outpost of America and Bill Haley and Elvis Presley were everyone’s heroes, JO’K Australia’s larger-than-life rock’n’roller, spectacularly burst into the limelight and blazed a glittering trail of popular tunes and  adoring fans to capture a generation who called him ‘The Wild One’. MLOC Productions proudly presents SHOUT: The Legend of The Wild Qne – a celebration of the life of Johnny O’Keefe, his legacy and his enormous impact on the Australian music industry. Relive the music of the one and only JO’K with hits including Shout!, Wild One, She’s My Baby, I’m Gonna Knock on Your Door, Move Baby Move, Purple People Eater, Sing Sing Sing and so much more.  Bursting with energy, this exuberant celebration of rock and roll will make you wanna SHOUT!

Director: Rhylee Nowell

Musical Director:  Tim Ryan

Choreographer:  Sabrina Klock

The Legend of The Wild One explodes on the stage for 7 SHOWS ONLY from 13 October to 21 October, 2017 at the Shirley Burke Theatre, Parkdale.

Tickets available online or contact our Booking Office on 03 9551 7514.


The Cast

Johnny O’Keefe Matt Jakowenko

Marianne Renate Claire de Freitas

Lee Gordon Graeme Bulluss

Thelma O’Keefe Karen Shnider

Ray O’Keefe Tim Byron

The Delltones Zac Rose (Pee Wee Wilson)

Tim Semmens

Sam Neve

Maureen Ashleigh Vandervoort-Guy


Paul Cruickshank, Amelie Foster, Christian Klopfer, Craig McFarlane,

Jessie McGuigan, Sam Neve, Taryn Noitz, Zac Rose, Tim Semmens,

Emma Uphill, Ashleigh Vandervoort-Guy, Jennifer Williams, Callum Woods