By Lilian Harrington Mamma Mia Director: Sherryl-Lee Secomb
Musical Director: Julie Whiting
Choreographer: Bec Swain Queensland Musical Theatre Twelfth Night Theatre, 4 Cintra Rd. Bowen Hills Plays: November 2 -14 . Bookings: queenslandmusicaltheatre.com ABBA has written some of the most successful music ever produced; this popular musical Mamma Mia has been presented by many theatre companies since it was released ; this Q. M. T. production has an original twist and is most
By Liv Wilson Sweet Charity Book by Neil Simon Music by Cy Coleman Lyrics by Dorothy Fields Presented by BAMT Directed by Jess Purdy Season from 27 October - 14 November 2020: Two hours 20 minutes with interval. Bookings: https://www.bamt.com.au/sweetcharity Sweet Charity, the timeless classic that has captivated fans from screen to stage, has made its way to Brisbane’s Academy of Musical Theatre for a short season featuring their 2021 Performance Course cohort. Set in New Yo
Kate Miller-Heidke It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas with the return of the Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols taking to Brisbane Riverstage on Saturday 11 December from 4pm, produced by The Little Red Company.
The Brisbane-based production company behind stage hits Christmas Actually and There’s
Something About Music will partner with Brisbane City Council for the unofficial start of the City’s seasonal celebrations.
s Hosted by Queensland’s Naomi Price, the cast
Photo by Karen Watson.
Spiegelesque - A romp through the world of vaudeville, variety, burlesque, and cabaret is returning to Riverside Theatre, Parramatta from 25 November – 5 December 2021.
The star and creator of the Spiegelesque, Wayne Scott Kermond, could be described as show business royalty. As a 4th generation performer his family have a direct link to the glorious days of vaudeville entertainment, performing in such iconic Sydney theatres as The Tiv
Chelsea Dawson in ‘The Dress’ – photo Bethany Cordwell A Junior Costumier at Queensland Ballet has taken out the Emerging Designer Award at Fashions on the Field in this year’s Melbourne Cup. 25-year-old Bethany Cordwell picked up the prestigious gong via Zoom this morning with musical theatre performer Chelsea Dawson displaying the gown. The top three finalists in the Myer Fashions on your Front Lawn Emerging Designer Award all zoomed in from their homes to hear who had won.
Woodward Productions’ Mystery of the Valkyrie, featuring the much-loved Sherlock Holmes character, will have its World Premiere at QPAC’s Playhouse in March 2022 (tickets on sale from Thursday 4th Nov). Inspired by the stories of Arthur Conan Doyle, this highly anticipated new Australian work comes to life on stage with veteran performer Hugh Parker as Sherlock Holmes, one of the most legendary characters of literature and screen. Journey back to 221B Baker Street with Holmes
Following the continued success of the PAW Patrol Live! “Race to the Rescue” tour in 2021, Nickelodeon, VStar Entertainment Group and TEG Life Like Touring today announced the return of the second live stage show based on PAW Patrol, the top-rated preschool series. The action-packed, music-filled production, PAW Patrol Live! “The Great Pirate Adventure” Presented by Paramount features the characters from the animated series and will begin touring Australia in April 2022. Tick
The play, The Cocoon will be performed at the 2021 Wynnum Fringe Festival to take audiences on a journey through unrequited love, young love, transformed and new love.
Directed by Timothy Wynn and Produced and performed by Brisbane based actors Jacinda Mclaughlin and Cindel Waddington of Pink Lake Productions, The Cocoon is divided into four vignettes: two monologues, two duologues; all of which throw the audience into the lived experiences of love at its varying stages.
By Eric Scott Away By Michael Gow Directed by Daniel Evans La Boite Theatre Company Roundhouse Theatre Kelvin Grove Brisbane Season: October 25-November 13. Running time 120 minutes plus interval. Bookings: https://laboite.com.au/shows/away The packed opening night audience was determined to enjoy a good night out with this 35th anniversary production of Michael Gow’s Away and enjoy it they did. When the show opened with a frantic finale to the school end-of-year play, A Mids