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Thursday, September 17, 2020

Cast announced for SUDDENLY, a new Australian musical film by Peter J Snee

New Australian production company DHB Theatrical, today announced the complete cast of their inaugural original work, SUDDENLY: A Short New Musical.

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Tuesday, September 15, 2020

Statement from the Rob Guest Endowment – Announcement of future changes by Peter J Snee

For over a decade the Rob Guest Endowment (RGE) has provided vital support and encouragement to young emerging performers, musicians

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New FROZEN tickets released on this Friday by Peter J Snee

The countdown is on to experience the magic of Disney’s Frozen, with new tickets for the much-anticipated Australian premiere season

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MABLE launches ‘Mable Community Grants’ by Peter J Snee

Profit-for-purpose company, Mable, is today excited to announce the launch of ‘Mable Community Grants’, a philanthropic arm funding people and

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Monday, September 14, 2020

New PIPPIN seats on pre-sale for Christmas holidays by Peter J Snee

Producers John Frost and Suzanne Jones have announced the pre-sale of new seats for their upcoming production of Pippin. Full

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Queensland Symphony Orchestra to perform in Gladstone by Peter J Snee

Queensland Symphony Orchestra will return to Gladstone for the eighth consecutive year for the much-loved Symphony Under the Stars community

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Applications now open for the 2021 Frank Van Straten Fellowship by Peter J Snee

Arts Centre Melbourne and the Australian Performing Arts Collection are committed to providing opportunities for Victoria’s creative community with the 2021

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Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Andrew Lloyd Webber warns theatre is at the ‘point of no return’ by Peter J Snee

Theatre is at the “point of no return” following damage from the coronavirus pandemic, Lord Lloyd-Webber has said in an

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Monday, September 7, 2020

Bell Shakespeare announces series of debates in celebration of 30th Anniversary by Peter J Snee

Livestreamed from around the country, high-profile Australians will debate direct Shakespeare quotes. Bell Shakespeare today announced a series of debates

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Artist applications now open for Brisbane’s first Fringe Festival by Peter J Snee

Calling local artists and performers: Brisbane is set to get its own fringe festival when the inaugural Wynnum Fringe takes

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Exciting new home announced for Genesian Theatre Company by Peter J Snee

The Genesian Theatre Company is thrilled to have found a new home only one bus stop over the Anzac bridge

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Broadway and Australian performers unite to raise funds for a industry in need by Peter J Snee

Return is an original song written by Australian Composer/Lyricist Jess Newman to boost spirits for the performing arts industry and

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Sunday, September 6, 2020

The Importance of Staging Musical Theatre Revivals: The Age of Pippin by Peter J Snee

The Oxford English Dictionary defines ‘revival’ as ‘an instance of something becoming popular, active or important again’. This is exactly

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Queensland Symphony Orchestra performs state’s AFL anthems by Peter J Snee

They are the anthems that stir the hearts of our sporting warriors and their fearless followers, the musical call to

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Friday, September 4, 2020

The Silver Gull Play Award announces shortlist by Peter J Snee

There was a wonderful response to The Silver Gull Play Award competition this year, with over 40 plays submitted for

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Thursday, September 3, 2020

All eyes on Adelaide as audiences return to Her Majesty’s Theatre by Peter J Snee

Adelaide Festival Centre will welcome back audiences to the new Her Majesty’s Theatre tonight for the first large-scale show in

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Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In with John Foreman announces first round of guests in Season 2 by Peter J Snee

Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In with John Foreman is back for a second season with a whole new line-up

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Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Evan’s mum has been found by Peter J Snee

It was confirmed today that Julianne Moore will play Heidi Hansen in the upcoming musical film,  Dear Evan Hansen. This announcement completes

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New report shows Victoria’s dance studios are under siege by Peter J Snee

Every week, across Victoria, thousands of children attend their local dance studio to take classes and enjoy their favourite types

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Builder announced for $128m Geelong Arts Centre Little Malop Street redevelopment by Peter J Snee

Local tradespeople are set to benefit when works begin on the Little Malop Street stage of Geelong Arts Centre’s transformation.

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Monday, August 31, 2020

Stephen Schwartz joins Music Theatre Melbourne’s judging panel for COVID: THE MUSICAL by Peter J Snee

The secret is out.  Music Theatre Melbourne has revealed the identity of the ‘international mystery guest’ who will join its

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Thursday, August 27, 2020 launches brand new What’s On Calendar and Jobs Board by Peter J Snee

Whilst the world was in lockdown and the arts industry was suffering the terrible impact caused by the COVID-19 outbreak,

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Wednesday, August 26, 2020

State of the arts in 2020 and beyond: new inquiry by Peter J Snee

Australia’s cultural and creative industries and institutions will be the focus of a new Parliamentary inquiry. The House of Representatives

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NIDA graduate wins award to make film set in Melbourne’s Turkish community by Peter J Snee

Actor Melissa Kahraman found herself part of the NIDA cohort who completed their training just in time for the industry

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Rock legends bang the drum for suffering colleagues! by Peter J Snee

Rock drummers Ian Paice (founder of Deep Purple) and Jon Farris (INXS) long time admirers of one another, have joined forces to help promote

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Australian Chamber Orchestra announces first live public performances at City Recital Hall by Peter J Snee

The Australian Chamber Orchestra (ACO) has today announced its musicians will return to the concert hall for the first time

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Monday, August 24, 2020

Traditions and Taboos by Peter J Snee

Take care not to walk under that ladder; make sure you have that lucky rabbit’s foot with you at all

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Sunday, August 23, 2020

Sydney Theatre Company Returns to the Stage by Peter J Snee

Sydney Theatre Company today announced its current plans for the remainder of the 2020 season including a return to the

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Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In with John Foreman to air two Encore Episodes ahead of Season 2 premiere by Peter J Snee

Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In with John Foreman is back for a second season after the hugely successful first

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Thursday, August 20, 2020

Playwrights’ development program NEXT IN LINE goes ahead by Peter J Snee

Darlinghurst Theatre Company is thrilled to announce that its Next In Line program will resume as planned, thanks to a

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Wednesday, August 19, 2020

Semi-finalists announce for 2020 Rob Guest Endowment by Peter J Snee

After online auditions conducted over the past few weeks, the 30 Semi-Finalists for the 2020 Rob Guest Endowment Award were

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