We’ve compiled a Top 10 List of Christmas Songs and Carols featuring just a few of the performers that made the news in 2016.
10. Before he took on the role of Aladdin in the Australian premiere of this hit Disney musical, Ainsley Melham was entertaining children in the popular children’s group Hi-5.
9. David Campbell recently originated the role of Bobby Darin in the world premiere of Dream Lover: The Bobby Darin Story. Here he is performing ‘O Come All Ye Faithful’.
8. Prinnie Stevens will return to the stage in 2017 in the Australian premiere of The Bodyguard.
7. Paulini will make her musical theatre debut in the Australian premiere of The Bodyguard, playing the role made famous by Whitney Houston.
6. Dami Im came runner up in Eurovision this year. Next year she makes her musical theatre debut as the Teen Angel in Harvest Rain’s production of Grease.
5. Mark Vincent returned to the stage this year in the 60th Anniversary production of My Fair Lady, directed by Dame Julie Andrews.
4. Kinky Boots has won every Best Musical Award wherever its played around the world and is continuing to wow audiences in Melbourne.
3. After successful productions of Violet and Hairspray, Barry Conrad returns to the stage in 2017 to play Kenickie in Grease.
2. Fresh from her role of Fantine in Les Miserables in Australia, Asia, the West End and Dubai, Patrice Tipoki features on this beautiful song.
1. Patrice Tipoki‘s song about compassion toward each other encourages us to embrace Christmas all year.