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Sunday, February 18, 2018

Little Triangle’s Big Project by Matilda Moran

Welcome readers to another exciting and ambitious year of theatre! After a holiday season that consisted of Christmas feasting and regretting my choices as I squeezed into yet another spangl…

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Thursday, September 14, 2017

The Things I Could Never Tell Steven: A new Aussie musical opens this weekend in Sydney by Matilda Moran

Hi coffee friends! I know I’ve been MIA for a while but the glamorous Hannah Montana life of a muggle/actor will do that to you. Over the past few months of touring with a children’s sho…

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Monday, July 10, 2017

New Australian Theatre on the Stage: See Between Worlds in Sydney by Matilda Moran

With the current debate about of the lack of Australian works being produced in the Music Theatre industry, there has never been a more exciting time for a great new Australian work to be bl…

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

A look inside exciting new Australian musical, Between Worlds by Matilda Moran

Aloha AussieTheatre world! Although it seems as though I have fallen off the face of the earth, the last few months have been a time of incredible adventure; I won the TDP/ ASCAP Bound for B…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 07:49PM
Sunday, February 26, 2017

Broadway on a Budget by Matilda Moran

To begin 2017, my friend Carly and I ventured to New York for a cultural awakening through exploring the incredible history and landmarks of the city (i.e. see a bunch of Broadway shows). Th…

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Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Coffee With… Matilda’s top 10 musicals by Matilda Moran

Ever seen a show and said “that’s the best thing I’ve ever seen”? If you’re as indecisive as me, you probably agree that there are far too many ridiculously amazing productions out…

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Tuesday, September 13, 2016

Touring and Toddlers: Parents in the arts by Matilda Moran

This week I shared a coffee in the apartment of the talented performer, musician and teacher, Andrew Broadbent. A graduate of WAAPA, Andrew is currently appearing in My Fair Lady at the Sydn…

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Monday, August 8, 2016

10 Reasons Why Acting Improves Life by Matilda Moran

This week’s coffee comes to you from sunny Sydney after returning from a fulfilling season of ‘Titanic: the Musical’ in Melbourne. Although life has changed gears with work and study r…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 08:55PM
Thursday, June 30, 2016

Jay James-Moody on acting, directing, and 10 years of Squabbalogic by Matilda Moran

This week I shared a coffee over skype with prominent Sydney-based producer, director and actor, Jay James- Moody (and his cat, who contributed to the conversation from his lap). If I told y…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 07:52PM
Sunday, June 12, 2016

Making it on Broadway…In Sydney! by Matilda Moran

You walk into a room. People who have never met you instantly analyse and judge your every move. You’re instructed to stand on a mark and sing with a pianist you’ve never rehearsed with,…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:34PM
Monday, May 23, 2016

5 things I learnt at Rydell High by Matilda Moran

The last 5 weeks have involved a lot of coffee to make it through rehearsals and doing my Masters by day, to playing a perky cheerleader each night at ‘The Original Grease’. We recently…

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Monday, April 25, 2016

The Original Grease- Opening Night Interviews by Matilda Moran

Two weeks ago, the Greasers and I opened our show. After a crazy week of tech/ previews, the full audience brought us ridiculous energy that kept us on a high from start to finish. The night…

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Monday, March 28, 2016

How well do you know ‘The Original Grease’? by Matilda Moran

Grab a coffee and sit down with Matilda Moran this week to find out about her first week of rehearsals for Squabbalogic’s The Original Grease and see how you score in her quiz! So so…

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Tuesday, March 15, 2016

Squabbalogic’s ‘The Original Grease’- Rehearsal week 1 by Matilda Moran

My biggest concern leaving WAAPA was that I would never get work. My second biggest concern was that if I did score a show, I would be working with a group of strangers, not the 18 people I…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 07:50PM
Sunday, February 28, 2016

Mission Impossible: Keeping a Secret In the Industry by Matilda Moran

  Grab a coffee, I have a secret to tell you! Well actually, I’m not allowed.. The past few weeks have been so exciting. I just returned from Melbourne where I had the pleasure …

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:30PM
Thursday, February 4, 2016

New Australian Workshops: Between Worlds by Matilda Moran

During my training at WAAPA, I was very fortunate to take part in the workshop stage of new Australian musicals. I never realised exactly what goes into building a musical, until our class w…

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 08:34PM
Thursday, January 14, 2016

A Day in the Life of a Cruise Ship Performer by Matilda Moran

It’s summer time, so grab a cocktail (or mocktail) and come along for the ride as Matilda Moran take us through a day in the life of a cruise ship performer. This week, I decided it w…

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Monday, December 28, 2015

Toto, we’re not in Perth anymore by Matilda Moran

Grab a coffee, grab a chai, grab an iced chocolate (or even a wine!) and join Matilda Moran for her first column on! From catching up with friends on the East Coast, to aud…

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All that Chat

May 30, 2023: Grey House - Lyceum Theatre
Jun 26, 2023: Just For Us - Hudson Theatre
Jul 24, 2023: The Cottage - Hayes Theater
Nov 16, 2023: Spamalot - St. James Theatre
Dec 18, 2023: Appropriate - Hayes Theater
Mar 07, 2024: Doubt - Todd Haimes Theatre
Apr 14, 2024: Lempicka - Longacre Theatre
Apr 17, 2024: The Wiz - Marquis Theatre
Apr 18, 2024: Suffs - Music Box Theatre
Apr 25, 2024: Mother Play - Hayes Theater
Jun 10, 2024: The Drama Desk Awards