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History Overthrown – SIX The Musical

Fresh from a record-breaking 15-week run at the Opera House, SIX blasts into Melbourne’s Comedy Theatre until 21 August.  After listening to our Sydney friends raving about it for months, we were excited that it was finally heading our way….

The magic of Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella

Rodgers + Hammerstein’s Cinderella is a contemporary, feel-good take on the classic tale, which is now showing at the Regent Theatre, Melbourne. This wonderful imagining of the story we all know and love will have you gasping at jaw-dropping transformations…

Review of ‘Security’ by Michele Lee, Darebin Arts

“Security”, written by Michele Lee, directed by Alice Qin, is now showing at Northcote Town Hall until Sunday. I saw it last night with my teenage daughter and we both thought it was brilliant. I’ve heard a lot of positive…

Hamilton opens in Melbourne

It’s finally here! After sold-out shows around the world, the Sydney production of HAMILTON has made its way South to Melbourne. Featuring a score that blends hip-hop, jazz, R&B and Broadway, HAMILTON has taken the story of American founding father…

Jagged Little Pill

After taking Sydney by storm, it’s now Melbourne’s turn to see what the hype is all about. Jagged Little Pill is the Grammy and Tony Award winning Broadway musical, inspired by Alanis Morissette’s ground-breaking album of the same name. My…

Oracle – A Mythical Journey Through the Stars

From the creative team behind the award winning Matador and the critically acclaimed Mansion is Oracle, their latest fusion of circus, burlesque, dance and contemporary storytelling. The 2 act extravaganza is a triumph of physical form and strength that will…

Frozen the Musical brings the magic of Disney to Melbourne

With Melburnians surviving a second year of winter lockdowns, I think it is safe to say we could all do with a sprinkling of magic in our lives right now. Thanks to Frozen the Musical, audiences are invited to enter…

Melbourne’s newest festival, RISING, features a commissioned program of cultural events, degustations, theatre, live music, and one-of-a-kind experiences (bathing nude on the Yarra anyone?). The program is extensive, from fine dining to family friendly to free and we are absolutely…

man dressed as a bull standing next to a lady

Matador returns to Melbourne

How great is it to have live theatre back in Melbourne! Inspired by hot Spanish nights, ‘Matador‘ is a fiery fusion of burlesque, dance and jaw-dropping circus acts. A fiery Spanish backdrop sets up this tale of forbidden love, desires,…

Women drumming with dramatic lighting

Drummer Queens

Live, loud and ready to rule, Drummer Queens smashed into Melbourne this week at the stunning Comedy Theatre. Featuring 8 extraordinary musicians who show that percussion is far more flexible than you might think. Over the course of the night, these queens used…