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Saturday, August 22, 2020

Australian Premiere VAN GOGH ALIVE by Sean McLoughlin

The world’s most acclaimed and visited multi-sensory COVID-aware experience celebrating one of the most feted artists of all time The

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2020 Tony Awards will be presented for the first time online by Sean McLoughlin

The Show Must Go On! And so The American Theatre Wing and Broadway League, both responsible for presenting the Antoinette

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

Tickets for the rescheduled season of COME FROM AWAY are on sale to the general public today by Sean McLoughlin

Tony and Olivier-award winning musical Come From Away are on your radar – in particular, as tickets will be on

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Amandla Stenberg to play Alana Beck in Dear Evan Hansen film adaptation by Sean McLoughlin

Amandla Stenberg, the 21 year old actress and singer, has joined the cast of the upcoming Universal Pictures film adaptation

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Tuesday, August 18, 2020

Further international programming announced for the inaugural Sydney Fringe Festival by Sean McLoughlin

Launching two weeks today the Global Fringe will now also include one night only events from the Stockholm Fringe Festival

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Monday, August 17, 2020

Melbourne Theatre Company cancels remainder of 2020 season by Sean McLoughlin

Melbourne Theatre Company has announced the cancellation of its remaining 2020 Season. Eleven of the 12 productions in MTC’s 2020

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Thursday, August 13, 2020

La Boite Artistic Director Todd MacDonald’s contract concludes by Sean McLoughlin

La Boite Theatre Company has announced that the contract of current Artistic Director and CEO Todd MacDonald will conclude at

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Monday, August 10, 2020

Advance priority HAMILTON tickets on sale this month by Sean McLoughlin

Tickets for the Australian premiere of Hamilton will go on sale to the general public at 9am (AEST) Tuesday 1

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West End production of HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD to remain closed until February 2021 by Sean McLoughlin

  The West End production of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child have released a statement through their social media

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Sunday, August 9, 2020

Live Performance Australia releases COVID Safe guidelines by Sean McLoughlin

Live Performance Australia has released a comprehensive set of COVID Safe guidelines to help the live performance industry prepare to

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The 91-STOREY TREEHOUSE is heading to Adelaide by Sean McLoughlin

The latest instalment in the wild, weird and wonderful world of Andy Griffiths’ bestselling series is heading to Adelaide. Andy

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Tuesday, August 4, 2020

Celebrating Dame Joan Sutherland with Grand by Sean McLoughlin

The Australian Performing Arts Collection (APAC) has unveiled an exciting digital showcase titled Grand, which celebrates Dame Joan Sutherland and

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Monday, August 3, 2020

HOTA’s live FIRESIDE program blazes on by Sean McLoughlin

Riding the wave of its first successful live programming since re-opening, HOTA has today announced that their popular FIRESIDE program

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Todd McKenney’s industry mask marketplace takes off by Sean McLoughlin

Within a couple of weeks, Todd McKenney’s new project to assist others in the entertainment industry has become a roaring

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Friday, July 31, 2020

ONCE ON THIS ISLAND movie musical set to be produced for Disney+ by Sean McLoughlin

Building off the success of the movie musical adaptation of Hamilton, reports have confirmed another musical is being adapted for

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Thursday, July 30, 2020

YIRRAMBOI – A breath-taking celebration of the longest living Cultures in existence by Sean McLoughlin

The Creative Team behind YIRRAMBOI, Australia’s premiere First Nations celebration, are thrilled to announce that YIRRAMBOI will return from 6 to

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Wednesday, July 29, 2020

Opera Australia postpones world’s first digital Ring Cycle to 2021 by Sean McLoughlin

Opera Australia, the country’s largest arts employer, is unlikely to return to the stage until 2021 with an announcement tomorrow

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The Phantom of the Opera has ended a 34 year run on the West End by Sean McLoughlin

Acclaimed British theatre producer Sir Cameron Mackintosh recently shared his views on the future of the West End and Broadway.

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Victorian teens design COVID-Safe Festival in Parliament collaboration by Sean McLoughlin

Arts Centre Melbourne in partnership with the Victorian Parliament and The Push have come together to create Steri-LIVE, an imagined

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Tuesday, July 28, 2020

Andrew Lloyd-Webber ushers in the reopening of live venues by Sean McLoughlin

COVID-19 Down-Stage Centre? On Thursday 23rd July, singer Beverley Knight performed to a less-than-packed London Palladium, heralding a new post-COVID

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Sunday, July 26, 2020

Disney’s Aladdin rumoured to be the next musical to be streamed on Disney+ by Sean McLoughlin

Following the enormous success of the filmed musical production of Hamilton, on Disney+’s streaming platform, reports are circulating that Aladdin

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Tuesday, July 21, 2020

Which is more creative, the arts or the sciences? Research confirms creativity is key for both by Sean McLoughlin

International expert in creativity and innovation, UniSA’s Professor David Cropley, is calling for Australian schools and universities to increase their

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P.S. Meet Me At Stage Door: The Australian Podcast Fostering Community In A Time Of Crisis by Sean McLoughlin

When Covid-19 hit Australia’s shores in early March this year it wasn’t long before the Arts took some of the

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Monday, July 20, 2020

K-POP the musical pushing ahead with global audition call during COVID-19 by Sean McLoughlin

As most theatres in the world are currently closed, one musical is not letting COVID-19 get in the way of

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NIDA’s Digital Theatre Festival performed online for the first time by Sean McLoughlin

Primetime Emmy Award-winning Spielberg, Halo and Nine Inch Nails collaborator Sean Stewart headlines NIDA’s Digital Theatre Festival For the first

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Sunday, July 19, 2020

5x5x5: Memory original compositions released by Sean McLoughlin

As part of Arts Centre Melbourne’s composition mentorship program 5x5x5, the five selected composers – Ceridwen McCooey, Mabel Windred-Wornes, Samuel Kreusler,

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Friday, July 17, 2020

British Prime Minister announces live indoor theatre to recommence in August by Sean McLoughlin

The British Prime Minister, Boris Johnson, has today announced that socially distanced indoor performances may recommence starting from August this

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Citizen Theatre announce brand new podcast by Sean McLoughlin

Citizen Theatre are proud to announce a brand new podcast that goes behind the scenes and delves into the creative

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Wednesday, July 15, 2020

Watch an incredible rendition of ‘Defying Gravity’ by Idina Menzel, Shoshana Bean & more by Sean McLoughlin

In celebration of Shoshana Bean’s recent online concert, a myriad of Broadway and international music theatre alumni united to create

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Tuesday, July 14, 2020

Sydney Fringe announces highlights for Global Fringe by Sean McLoughlin

The inaugural program developed in collaboration with leading international Fringe Festivals from around the world includes award-winning acts from USA,

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Monday, July 13, 2020

HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD will be suspended for a further five weeks by Sean McLoughlin

In line with current government advice to prevent the spread of COVID-19, performances of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at Melbourne’s

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