Put the Blame on Mame

They might have been music icons of the 1940’s, but the bright lights of Marilyn Munroe, Eartha Kit, Jane Russell, Rita Hayworth and Carmen Miranda certainly haven’t faded since the peak of their… Continue reading

Dream Lover Cast Announced

Audiences used to flock to Melbourne’s State Theatre every December for their annual summer musical and Arts Centre Melbourne, in partnership with John Frost, are reviving that old tradition with a Melbourne season… Continue reading

Jesus Christ Superstar Cast Announcement

The Production Company is going from strength to strength for its 2017 season. In addition to announcing the remainder of their all-star lead cast for Jesus Christ Superstar, the strictly limited season will… Continue reading

Monster Media’s One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest

One Flew Over The Cuckoo’s Nest is widely considered one of the greatest works of all time. The original novel which inspired this whole series of works was released in 1962 (and was… Continue reading

PARIS Full Cast Announced

When Jon English – one of Australia’s greatest performers – passed away in March last year, he was mid-way through planning for his beloved rock opera PARIS – A Rock Odyssey to return… Continue reading

Welcome Back Dolly!

Hello, Dolly! It’s so nice to have you back where you belong in the Playhouse as the Production Company’s opening production of their 2017 season. Starring real life husband and wife team, Marina… Continue reading

Like Mother, Like Daughter

Mamma Mia!, the musical phenomenon, is coming back to Australia for a national tour with a rather familiar face at the centre of the ABBA-inspired drama. Natalie O’Donnell made a name for herself… Continue reading

Life is a Cabaret!

What good is sitting alone in you room? Come hear the music play . . . A quote from the show’s title tune, this is the sentiment which will be ringing out around… Continue reading

Derek Deane & The Shanghai Ballet’s Swan Lake

If there is one ballet that stands above the rest, it is Swan Lake. Visions of white tutus mirroring the graceful and elegant nature of swans as they glide across the stage has… Continue reading

Full Cast Announced for Hello, Dolly!

Following the announcement earlier in the year that The Production Company’s 2017 season would open with a remounting of the iconic Hello, Dolly! starring Marina Prior and Grant Piro, the remaining cast has… Continue reading