Wishing you all a successful and joyous 2017 from the Theatre People team
Here’s the latest news in the Weekly Wrap!
NEW SOUTH WALES
Capitol Theatre: Aladdin
Lyric Theatre: Ladies in Black
QPAC (Lyric Theatre): Matilda
Adelaide Festival Centre: Dusty
Cabaret Cathedral: The Rhythm of Life
Her Majesty’s Theatre: Kinky Boots
Regent Theatre: Circus 1903
Crown Theatre: Singin’ in the Rain
WHAT’S HAPPENING AROUND AUSTRALIAN THEATRES?
Carols by Cabaret raises money for Wayside Chapel
On December 12th, Hayes Theatre in Sydney hosted Carols by Cabaret. Now in its third year, Carols in Cabaret raises much needed funds for Wayside Chapel. In 2016 we are proud to announce $9,296.63 was raised. Thank you to all involved.
Congratulations Sally and Tim on your engagement
Congratulations to Sally Hare (Mack and Mabel) and Tim Dashwood (Othello) who became engaged on December 20th 2016. Sending much love and happiness to you both from the team at Theatre People.
Melbourne Musical Theatre Festival
The first ever Melbourne Musical Festival begins this Friday, January 6th with Some Enchanted Evening- The Songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein.
Some Enchanted Evening includes the voices of Jacqueline Dark (The Sound of Music) and Antoinette Halloran (Sweeney Todd), The festival will be held at Athenaeum Theatre in the heart of the Melbourne CBD. For further information and tickets head to: http://www.
Trevor Ashley brings his show to QPAC
Australian musical theatre performer and director, Trevor Ashley heads back to Brisbane’s QPAC to perform seven shows of Liza’s Back (is broken) in the Cremorne Theatre from January 17th to 22nd. For tickets head to: https://www.qpac.com.au/event/
West End to Broadway
The Underground Opera Company is set to hold the next event West End to Broadway at their three venues beginning with In the Castle at Bli Bli on the Sunshine Coast from February 3rd- 5th before heading to Brisbane for In the Reservoir from February 10th- 26th and Rockhampton for In the Caves on March 3rd-5th. To purchase tickets head to: http://www.undergroundopera.
NEW SOUTH WALES
Hayes Theatre: Cabaret (January 9th)
Lyric Theatre: Ladies in Black (January 3rd)
Athenaeum Theatre: Melbourne Musical Theatre Festival (January 6th)