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Loverly lady acclaim

My Fair Lady (Opera Australia and John Frost)

QPAC, Lyric Theatre

March 19 – April 30

Since its 1956 Broadway debut to critical acclaim, Lerner and Loewe’s musical theatre classic, “My Fair Lady” has captured audience imaginations through a popular film version and numerous revivals, including the 60th anniversary production collaboration between the Frost company and Opera Australia, directed by its original Broadway (and later London) star, Dame Julie Andrews. 711 more words


A make-believe Baroque theatre

I wouldn’t call Cilea’s Adriana Lecouvreur my favourite opera. Which is a little strange perhaps, considering it’s about a bunch of actors, and one particular actress with a precarious sense of reality, and partly takes place backstage… 197 more words


Where Do I Know That Actor?

If you caught the intriguing Masterpiece miniseries Arthur & George on Sunday night, you may have noticed a familiar face or two. One stars in another series UNC-TV airs, the other was seen over the weekend in very popular show. 303 more words