Australian Theatre News

Cast of Ride The Cylcone PHOTO John McRae

Pamela Rabe Joins The Cast of Ride the Cyclone

With the Australian premiere of the viral musical sensation Ride The Cyclone fast approaching, it was announced that acclaimed Logie, Helpmann and AACTA Award winning actor Pamela Rabe is joining the cast, lending her voice to The Amazing Karnak. Rabe’s inimitable voice, already recorded in the studio, will combine with set, sound, lighting and audio-visual

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Shannen Alyce Quan for Little Women, Photo by Grant Leslie

Cast Announced for Little Women at Hayes Theatre Co

Joshua Robson Productions in association with Hayes Theatre Co is thrilled to announce the talented cast members who will be joining the much-anticipated production of Little Women at Hayes Theatre Co from 12 July. This beloved classic, based on Louisa May Alcott’s timeless novel, is set to captivate audiences with its poignant story and enchanting

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Aaron Robuck and Australian Cast of Parade PHOTO Matthew Chen

Tony Award Winning Musical Parade Arrives in Sydney

The highly anticipated Tony- Award winning musical Parade opened last night in Sydney. A true story about an unsolved murder that divided a nation, Jason Robert Brown’s powerful and poignant production will commence a limited three-week season at the Seymour Centre. Tickets are available from With a book by acclaimed playwright Alfred

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Drew Barrymore, Image credit Wanderlust

Drew Barrymore comes to Australia this August

Hollywood star, talk show queen, spiritual sister and proud Mum Drew Barrymore is coming to Australia this August to share her personal journey in finding her True North at two special shows presented by Wanderlust. Barrymore will take to the stage at ICC Sydney Theatre on Friday August 2nd and at the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on Saturday

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John Waters and Danel MacPherson THE WOMAN IN BLACK (c) James Reiser

The Woman in Black Comes to Sydney

PW Productions, Woodward Productions and Neil Gooding Productions have announced that a Sydney season has been added to the national tour of The Woman in Black. Sydney audiences will now have the opportunity to witness the most terrifying live theatre experience in the world at Theatre Royal Sydney for a limited season from 30 July, with tickets on sale now.

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Zoë Ventoura and ensemble All That Jazz CHICAGO (c) Jeff Busby

Chicago heads to Canberra

Australia’s leading theatre producer

John Frost

for Crossroads Live

has announced that the acclaimed production of one of Australia’s favourite musicals,

Chicago, will open in Canberra in September this year, the first time a professional production of this Broadway favourite has played in Australia’s capital

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