Paris – A Rock Odyssey

Before he passed away in March last year, Jon English was well underway planning a professional production of his rock opera, Paris. Mounting this limited run concert production in his memory, Music Theatre… Continue reading

A Fine Romance: Melbourne Season

Every era has its own dance icon. From the swiveling hips of Elvis to the graceful movements of Anna Pavlova, there is one dancer who still shines above and beyond all other performers.… Continue reading

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