Aug
11
Thu
Singing Competition: Take the Mic @ Online - www.takethemic.com.au
Aug 11 – Aug 14 all-day
Singing Competition: Take the Mic @ Online - www.takethemic.com.au

CALLING ALL SINGERS! Melbourne AND Brisbane! State wide search for all styles and skills for Take the Mic’s Singing Competition. Take the Mic is Judged by industry professionals with $20,000 value in prizes including photoshoots, music videos, recording deals and more. LIMITED SPACES – applications closing AUGUST 14th. Apply online at www.takethemic.com.au

DATES:

Melbourne/Brisbane – Applications Close August 14th

AGE RANGE
-Open Division: Ages 15+
-Junior Division: Ages 7-14

SONG CHOICE AND BACKING
-Songs can be any style but prefer below 4 minutes.
-Each artist will perform ONE song
-Backing tracks in mp3 format with no backing vocals.
-You may be accompanied or do so yourself on guitar. No Piano.

JUDGING CRITERIA
-Performance (Connection to the lyric an audience engagement)
-Vocal Technique (Use of range, tone and dynamics)
-Song Choice (Compatibility, arrangement and creativity)

INCLUDES:
– Feedback from Professional Industry Judges
– High Quality Photography
– High Definition Video Production
– Post-competition Support

All minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.

APPLY ONLINE TODAY!

Oct
6
Fri
Spice Up Your Life: The Ultimate 90s Experience
Oct 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Spice Up Your Life: The Ultimate 90s Experience

Part of the 2018 Midsumma Festival: An unstoppable pop concert packed with more than 20 smash hits from the 1990s. Pumped with nostalgia, laughs, and song and dance tributes, Spice Up Your Life is the ultimate 90s experience! Supported by a live band, this feel good, fun and fresh concert will include your favourite music icons The Backstreet Boys, Britney Spears, Shania Twain, Kylie Minogue, The Spice Girls, and many more! This is one summer show you must experience!

 

 

Melbourne Audition Date – Friday, October 6

Between 1pm – 4pm

 

Rehearsals Commence December 2017
*to be finalised around successful applicants availability*

 

Performance Date – Saturday, January 20 (2018)

With strong potential for corporate and private hire in 2018

 

 

Roles Available: We are looking for 4 lead singers (2 female, 2 male) with strong vocals with preference to contemporary pop, and strong movement. There will be no dance call. Singers are required to learn the provided material accompanied by backing track. Must be aged from 18 and Melbourne based.

 

 

Audition Details: To register for an audition time, please email [email protected] with your CV and Headshot. Due to time constraints, we will not be able to accept all applications. If accepted, please bring a 4×6 copy of your headshot to your audition.

 

 

Payment: This show will be a profit-share arrangement with a maximum payout of $400. The intention is to sell the show for corporate and private hire in 2018. The production will include 4 half-day rehearsals, and two shows (January 20).

 

Director: James Terry

Musical Director: Stephanie Lewendon-Lowe

Choreographer: Alexia Brinsley

Jun
2
Sat
The Pack – A Timeless Set of Swing Hits @ Chapel Off Chapel
Jun 2 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm

A hit new show featuring a timeless set of swing hits from the producer who staged ‘Motown Live’. This action packed concert highlights music legends of 1950 from Cole Porter, Frank Sinatra, Sammy Davis Jnr, Ella Fitzgerald to modern sensations such as Michael Bublé.

For one night only, experience the everlasting classics your bound to know and love, such as “Come Fly With Me” (Frank Sinatra), “The Candy Man” (Sammy Davis Jr), “Fever” (Michael Bublé), “Mack The Knife” (Bobby Darin).

The Pack - Swing Hits

Inspired by the unrivalled sharkskin cool vibes of The Rat Pack, these song and dance men will keep you entertained in the finest tribute concert of swing.

Adam Di Martino brings “Stunningly perfect vocals” – Theatre Press

Jordon Mahar delivers “Formidable and talented vocal range” – Aussie Theatre

James Terry has “Real class and rich baritone vocals” – Stage Whispers

Tickets On Sale – https://goo.gl/EFxpS1
$49 Full – $45 Group (6+)
One Show Only – Saturday, June 2 7:00pm

Pictures: Songs From Movie Musicals @ Chapel Off Chapel
Jun 2 @ 8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Winning Australia’s hearts and a Helpmann Award for her role as Eponine in Les Misérables, Kerrie Anne Greenland now brings her solo show, Pictures: Songs from Movie Musicals, to Melbourne for one special, spectacular evening at Chapel off Chapel!

TICKETS – https://goo.gl/dJoPLn

Based on her chart-topping album of the same title, audiences will be delighted to a witty and heartfelt journey through musical theatre hits from the silver screen.

With musical direction by Joshua James Webb, the show features the soundtrack of movies including Les Miserables, Mamma Mia, The Jazz Singer, Carousel, Dreamgirls, A Chorus Line, Cabaret, and Disney favourites.

“Ferociously charismatic and commanding” – Theatrepress.

DATE: Saturday, June 2
TIME: 8:30pm
TICKETS $49 Full, $45 Group (6+) DURATION 60 Minutes (no interval)

Kerrie-Anne-Greenland

Jul
30
Mon
Musical Theatre Night @ La Di Da
Jul 30 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Join Theatre People for Melbourne’s favourite Industry Night featuring Australia’s emerging and professionally established performers for an intimate night of Musical Theatre. Proudly presented by James Terry and MTI Australasia.

From the classics to contemporary theatre, audiences will be treated to a night of special performances including leading performers currently touring shows The Wizard of Oz, Rocky Horror Show, Mamma Mia, Beautiful and many more!

TICKETS ONLINE – https://goo.gl/j1PwHg

Doors open from 7:30pm, with the show commencing from 8:00pm – 9:30pm. A great selection of food and drinks are available during the show. Table seating is limited, and we highly recommended you book online early to secure your seats.

INDUSTRY NIGHT JULY 30

Aug
5
Sun
SINGING COMPETITION – Take the Mic
Aug 5 @ 12:00 am – Aug 12 @ 12:00 am
SINGING COMPETITION - Take the Mic

CALLING ALL SINGERS! State wide search for all styles and skills for Take the Mic’s Singing Competition. Take the Mic is Judged by industry professionals and has provided over $150,000 in value of prizes. LIMITED SPACES – Apply online at www.takethemic.com/melbournecompetition

DATES:

Applications Close August 12

Junior Division
Sunday, September 23 (2:00pm) – 5:00pm)

Open Open Division (7:00pm – 9:30pm
Monday, September 24
Tuesday, September 25

Grand Final
Junior Division – October 29
Open Division – October 30

AGE RANGE
-Open Division: Ages 15+
-Junior Division: Ages 7-14

LOCATION
Melb, CBD

SONG CHOICE AND BACKING
-Songs can be any style but prefer below 4 minutes.
-Each artist will perform ONE song
-Backing tracks in mp3 format with no backing vocals.
-We only accept backing track, no live musical instruments

JUDGING CRITERIA
-Performance (Connection to the lyric an audience engagement)
-Vocal Technique (Use of range, tone and dynamics)
-Song Choice (Compatibility, arrangement and creativity)

INCLUDES:
– Feedback from Professional Industry Judges
– High Quality Photography
– High Definition Video Production
– Post-competition Support