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Into the Woods – the film

Having seen the original Broadway production (1987) at the Martin Beck (now Al Hirshfeld) Theatre I was stricken with great emotion as the film began and those magical words, “Once upon a time…” were spoken.


So now we have a stage musical version of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. If you have small children and would like to take them to see a musical, this is your opportunity.

War Horse Charges into Melbourne

The eve of the New Year 2013 in Melbourne saw the Australian Premiere of the much-acclaimed drama War Horse. It’s no wonder that this play has received such high accolades.

ENTER THE KING (of Musical Comedy)

How do you follow-up a 2009 Tony Award winning Broadway performance in the Australian production of Ionesco’s Exit the King ? You get nostalgic and wax lyrical about the golden days of the Broadway musical of the 1920’s.

Faith Prince at the Sofitel Supper Club

Saturday night, the 10th of June Tony award winning performer Faith Prince opened Melbourne’s new showroom for professional cabaret performance in Melbourne.

A Pop Diva, a Spelling Bee and some Virgins

Two musicals had their Australian premieres in Melbourne in January. One was a World Premiere the other the first International production of a Tony Award winning Broadway hit.

DIRTY DANCING comes to Melbourne

Whether you like Dirty Dancing or not a great miracle has occurred in Melbourne, Australia. It is the birth of the newest form of theatrical entertainment to arrive in heritage theatres around the world, THE STAGE SHOW.


What do Menopause and Mamma Mia! have in common? More than you might imagine.

Australia’s Leading Ladies Take Centre Stage

It’s been a long time between major New York style Musical Theatre events in Melbourne. To sustain the drive of the Broadway musical there are frequent occasions available for New York audiences to hear the musical theatre stars of Broadway sing shows tunes live.