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One Last Wharf Revue

One Last Wharf Revue

Image: The Wharf Revue 2023 PRIDE IN PREJUDICE. Phototgrapher ...
Bonnie Lythgoe Announces Snow White Cast for Sydney Season at Riverside Theatres

Bonnie Lythgoe Announces Snow White Cast for Sydney Season at Riverside Theatres

B ...
Full Cast Announced for Carousel Concert Production

Full Cast Announced for Carousel Concert Production

Image: Danny Whitehead, Anna O ...
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Latest Reviews

Ghost

Ghost

As an iconic love story, the 1990 film Ghost is on the list of many people&r ...
The Deep Blue Sea

The Deep Blue Sea

Terrence Rattigan’s post war drama has not been performed ...
Vespers

Vespers

Brett Weymark described this interpretation of Rachmaninoff’s Vesper ...
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Books Scripts Recordings

Book Nook Best Sellers and New Releases

Book Nook Best Sellers and New Releases

Read about the best sellers and new releas ...
New Releases From Book Nook

New Releases From Book Nook

Resources for Drama teachers, plays, comedies, monolog ...
Book Review: Carole Raye – Funny Business

Book Review: Carole Raye – Funny Business

By John Senczuk (Australian Scholarly ...
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Costumes, Props and Sets

The Kristian Fredrikson Scholarship for Design in the Performing Arts

The Kristian Fredrikson Scholarship for Design in the Performing Arts

The 2024 rec ...
School Musicals: To Buy or Hire.

School Musicals: To Buy or Hire.

Mark McDowell, the co-owner of Your Show and Cost ...
Scenic Studios in Focus

Scenic Studios in Focus

Scenic Studios specialises in theatrical painting of sceni ...
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Finding a Show

Georgy Girl the Seekers Musical

Georgy Girl the Seekers Musical

The rights to Georgy Girl the Seekers Musical will ...
The Great Emu War

The Great Emu War

In 1932, in Warralakin Western Australia, land given to World ...
MIDNIGHT Now Licensing Productions, with Cast Album To Follow.

MIDNIGHT Now Licensing Productions, with Cast Album To Follow.

Music Theatre Inter ...
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Other Goods and Services

Can You Spot The Stage Danger?

Can You Spot The Stage Danger?

Stage Safety

Stage Safety

Mark Wilson from Theatre Compliance and Service explains why all ven ...
Flexible School Stages

Flexible School Stages

Stage Consultant Peter Giblin describes how Transtage is he ...
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Production Team and Crew

Director’s Diary – The Beast

Director’s Diary – The Beast

The Bangalow Theatre Company in northern NSW rece ...
Director’s Diary - Accidental Death of an Anarchist

Director’s Diary - Accidental Death of an Anarchist

The Stirling Players
Intimacy On Stage

Intimacy On Stage

Photographer: Chelsea Hideki  
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Sound and Light

Don’t Forget the Tech Crew!

Don’t Forget the Tech Crew!

Leah Crockett, creator of Tech Crew HQ, explains the ...
A New Outlook

A New Outlook

One of Melbourne’s largest audio companies – Outlook Com ...
Stage Light

Stage Light

For more than 30 years, the Stage Light crew have been supporting Perf ...
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Theatre Companies

Darlinghurst Theatre Company Voluntary Administration

Darlinghurst Theatre Company Voluntary Administration

Sydney's Darlingurst The ...
Na Djinang Circus

Na Djinang Circus

A Q and A with Harley Mann, Founder and Director of Na Djinang C ...
Patch Theatre Celebrates 50 Years

Patch Theatre Celebrates 50 Years

Image: Patch Artistic Director Geoff Cobham. Pho ...
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Training

Audition Bootcamp in Adelaide

Audition Bootcamp in Adelaide

The Flinders Drama Centre in Adelaide is offering an ...
WAAPA Backstage Stars

WAAPA Backstage Stars

Footloose the Musical, proudly presented by the Western Aust ...
Stagecoach Performing Arts Franchises.

Stagecoach Performing Arts Franchises.

An international Performing Arts school is ...
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Venues

Metro-Minerva Theatre

Metro-Minerva Theatre

There are hopes Sydney's Metro-Minerva Theatre in Kings ...
Winning Design for New Riverside Theatres Revealed

Winning Design for New Riverside Theatres Revealed

A 1500 seat Broadway-style lyri ...
Small But Perfectly Formed Theatres

Small But Perfectly Formed Theatres

Intimate theatre venues in Australia’s c ...
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Stage Briefs

New Melbourne Commercial Theatre

New Melbourne Commercial Theatre

Producer Andrew Gyopar has ann ...
Tony Awards 2024

Tony Awards 2024

The Outsiders has taken out the Tony Award for Best Musical pi ...
The Boy From Oz in Melbourne

The Boy From Oz in Melbourne

Prolific independent musical theatr ...
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Community Theatre

Expression of Interest for a Sydney-First Inclusive Musical Production of Camp Rock: The One-Act Edition

Expression of Interest for a Sydney-First Inclusive Musical Production of Camp Rock: The One-Act Edition

Umbrella School of Music has announced auditions for their ground-breaking production of Camp Rock: The One-Act Edition. This musical initiative celebrates inclusivity by buddying up performers with and without disability to share roles, fostering a unique and heart-warming theatrical experience. The production was launched on Sunday June 23 with a workshop providing participants with the opportunity to sing, dance and act from the show and learn how this special prod ...
The Deep Blue Sea at Melville

The Deep Blue Sea at Melville

Melville Theatre Company (WA) is bringing Terence Ra ...
After Dinner Serves Up Belly Laughs with a Side of Loneliness

After Dinner Serves Up Belly Laughs with a Side of Loneliness

After Dinner, produc ...
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Schools on Stage

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

A Midsummer Night’s Dream

By William Shakespeare. Holy Cross College Senior Sch ...
Kate Mulvany OAM, Andy Griffiths and more at Bell Shakespeare’s NESA-accredited National Teacher Conference

Kate Mulvany OAM, Andy Griffiths and more at Bell Shakespeare’s NESA-accredited National Teacher Conference

Bell Shakespeare has recently announced its 2024 National Teacher Conference is now NESA-accredited. Taking place at Bell Shakespeare’s Sydney headquarters and online on 9 – 10 August 2024, the National Teacher Conference, proudly supported by Teachers Mutual Bank, will offer an enriching two days of conversation and learning  about Shakespeare and ...
Disney’s Aladdin Jr

Disney’s Aladdin Jr

By Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Tim Rice, and Chad Beguilin. ...
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History

The Museum of Broadway

The Museum of Broadway

On a recent New York pilgrimage, Peter Eyers enjoyed the Bi ...
Vale Frank Van Straten

Vale Frank Van Straten

Theatre Historian Frank Van Straten has died at the age of ...
Gilbert and Sullivan in Australia

Gilbert and Sullivan in Australia

Gilbert and Sullivan theatre programmes track th ...
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