JULIE ANDREWS TO TOUR AUSTRALIA FOR THE FIRST TIME

Producers John Frost and Phil Bathols today announced that Julie Andrews,
one of the most beloved stage and screen performers of all time, will
visit Australia in May this year for the first time ever, to appear on
stage in Brisbane, Perth, Sydney, Adelaide and Melbourne.

An Evening with Julie Andrews takes audiences on an incredible journey
through the life and career of one of the world’s most popular icons.

From her London stage debut at the age of 12 to her defining roles in Mary
Poppins, The Sound of Music, Victor/Victoria and The Princess Diaries,
Julie Andrews' extraordinary life story will unfold in a frank and funny
evening of personal memories and insights spanning six decades. This very
special event will be hosted by Nicholas Hammond, the American-born
Australian actor who played Friedrich von Trapp in the film The Sound of
Music opposite Julie Andrews.

Julie Andrews made her Broadway debut in The Boy Friend, and subsequent
theatre credits include My Fair Lady (NY Drama Critics Award, Tony
nomination), Camelot (Tony nomination) and Victor/Victoria. Once
established as a Broadway star, Ms Andrews made her iconic film debut in
Mary Poppins which earned her an Academy Award, a Golden Globe Award and a
BAFTA Award. Her other film credits include The Sound of Music (Academy
Award nomination, Golden Globe Award), Thoroughly Modern Millie, Darling
Lili, 10, Victor/Victoria (Academy Award nomination, Golden Globe Award),
The Princess Diaries films, and most recently the Shrek films, Enchanted,
The Tooth Fairy and Despicable Me.

Ms Andrews work on television began with her Emmy-nominated performance in
Cinderella in 1957, followed by The Julie Andrews Hour (Emmy Award), Julie
and Carol Specials (Emmy nomination), Sounds of Christmas (Emmy
nomination), Eloise at the Plaza, Eloise at Christmastime and On Golden
Pond. In addition to her stage and screen work, Ms. Andrews is an
accomplished bestselling author and lauded philanthropist. She joined
forces with her daughter to create the children’s book imprint, The Julie
Andrews Collection which has released 27 books to date.

Julie Andrews has been a beloved and much-honored star of stage, screen,
television and recordings for more than half a century. For the first time
in Australia, don't miss this personal audience with the multi-award
winning treasure of musical stage and screen.

www.julieandrewslive.com

AN EVENING WITH JULIE ANDREWS
Accompanied by Special Guest Host Nicholas Hammond

BRISBANE
Venue:                 Concert Hall, QPAC
Date:                     Saturday 18 May
Time:                     7.30pm
Price:                     From $95.00 (transaction fees apply)
Bookings:            qpac.com.au or 136 246

PERTH
Venue:                 Riverside Theatre, Perth Convention and Exhibition
Centre
Date:                     Tuesday 21 May
Time:                     8.00pm
Price:                     From $95.00 (transaction fees apply)
Bookings:            ticketek.com.au or 132 849

SYDNEY
Venue:                 State Theatre, Sydney
Date:                     Friday 24 May
Time:                     8.00pm
Price:                     From $95.00 (transaction fees apply)
Bookings:            ticketmaster.com.au or 1300 139 588

ADELAIDE
Venue:                 Festival Theatre, Adelaide Festival Centre
Date:                     Tuesday 28 May
Time:                     8.00pm
Price:                     From $95.00 (transaction fees apply)
Bookings:            bass.net.au or 131 246

MELBOURNE
Venue:                 Hamer Hall, Arts Centre Melbourne
Date:                     Friday 31 May
Time:                     8.00pm
Price:                     From $95.00 (transaction fees apply)
Bookings:            artscentremelbourne.com.au or 1300 182 183
or ticketmaster.com.au or 1300 136 166

VIP and Premium Packages for all venues:       showbiz.com.au or 1300 4 SHOWS

TICKETS ON SALE TUESDAY 5 MARCH
 

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