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Follies in Concert review [Melbourne 2016]

Superb direction and electric performances makes this presentation of Follies in Concert far more than a rose-tinted trip down memory lane. 826 more words


Review of Les Feluettes - Opéra de Montréal

This past Saturday night, I took my seat in the first balcony, of the grand Salle Wilfrid Pelletier at Place Des Arts to take in the Opéra de Montréal world première of… 1,381 more words


The Sound of Music review [Melbourne 2016]

Perhaps it is the same everywhere, but The Sound of Music seems to have always held a special place in the hearts of Melbourne theatregoers. This polished production is set to continue the love affair, while introducing a new generation to the rose coloured optimism of the Rodgers and Hammerstein classic. 848 more words


Staking a Claim: Music Theatre as Provocation

Over the last few months, I’ve been helping to set up and administrate an initiative called New British Music Theatre (or NBMT), which will see eleven UK-based artists and companies presenting their work at the 2016  2,143 more words


Singin' in the Rain [Melbourne 2016]

We may not have needed another revival of Singin’ in the Rain, but slick, glossy, intelligent productions of this scale are always a welcome sight.  717 more words


Heathers the Musical review [Melbourne 2016]

A bevy of young and exciting talents whip the crowd into a frenzy in the welcome Melbourne premiere season of Heathers the Musical. 757 more words


Dogfight review [Melbourne]

While the majority of commercial producers churn out safe revivals, the presentation of a challenging Victorian premiere falls, once again, to the independent theatre sector. Geelong-based company Doorstep Arts have taken the initiative to present this premiere season of… 590 more words