The Regals Musical Society (NSW) is producing the award winning satirical musical Urinetown from May 17 – 25. After premiering Off Broadway in May 2001, the musical transferred to Broadway, where it played for two and a half years, winning three Tony Awards including Best Book and Best Score.
Phoenix Ensemble is set to take audiences on a wild trip of drugs of debauchery – but it’s all in the name of poking fun at propaganda.
Reefer Madness, playing at Beenleigh’s Pavilion Theatre for five weekends in May and June, is a parody musical inspired by a 1936 ‘educational’ film of the same name. The Phoenix production marks its Queensland premiere.
Has producing hit musicals like Avenue Q,Spelling Bee, The Witches of Eastwick, Cabaret, Little Shop of Horrors, Sweet Charity, Fame! and Joseph and his Technicolour Dreamcoat for over a decade become a bit of yawn for JYM theatre company? This time, they have set themselves the challenge of producing Mel Brooks’ musical about an enormous, hilarious, stage disaster.
St Trinian's, the fictional girls’ school created by English cartoonist RonaldSearle in 1941, best remembered through a popular series of comedy films, is also the basis for David Barrett musical comedy, which will be presented by Mousetrap Theatre Company (Redcliffe, Queensland) from May 10 – 25.
Saint Trinian's, Saint Trinian's your buildings stand so bold,
Saint Trinian's, Saint Trinian's your story must be told.