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Thursday, August 5, 2021

Jazz, Love and Scandal: The Great Gatsby Returns to Stage! by Sarah Johnson

Following F. Scott Fitzgerald’s classic novel “The Great Gatsby”, London’s longest running immersive production is all set and ready to

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 10:17PM
Thursday, July 29, 2021

Divorced, Beheaded, Live! SIX returns to Broadway by Sarah Johnson

The wait is over! Following the trials and tribulations of the Covid-19 pandemic, fans of musical theatre are in for

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:29PM
Friday, July 23, 2021

Broadway’s Actor’s Equity Association broadens membership criteria by Sarah Johnson

Loosening the rules and criteria surrounding eligibility for membership, The Actor’s Equity Association has changed its membership programme to allow

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 01:43AM
Thursday, July 15, 2021

The return of Witches, Wizards and Hogwarts: HARRY POTTER AND THE CURSED CHILD pushes up opening date by Sarah Johnson

For Broadway lovers, theatre-nerds, and fans of Harry Potter everywhere, this un-expected good news could not have arrived at a

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:37PM
Friday, March 26, 2021

The Lion King Set to Return to the West End on 29th July by Sarah Johnson

Earlier this week, the Walt Disney Company UK and Ireland announced that the theatrical production of Disney’s The Lion King

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 08:46PM
Tuesday, March 23, 2021

ATG Buys Prominent US Venues Ahead of Live Production Return by Sarah Johnson

Ambassador Theatre Group, the biggest theatre organisation in the West End, has made a bold prediction on Broadway’s resurgence following

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 07:19PM
Sunday, November 1, 2020

A light approach in our dark world by Sarah Johnson

Musical theatre is often viewed as the lightweight theatre option. Yet was it not the jester in the medieval court

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 08:43PM
Monday, October 26, 2020

Put that in your libretto and tweet it by Sarah Johnson

Brevity is the soul of wit. There’s good stuff in little bundles. Less is more.   We’ve heard all these and more,

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 02:56AM
Tuesday, October 13, 2020

Politics and Theatre: A Love/Hate Relationship by Sarah Johnson

Almost since humans started living in social groupings theatre has been a part of life. The period often cited as

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 09:24PM
Friday, September 18, 2020

Rural Theatre – A safe way forward? by Sarah Johnson

Rural theatre and drive-in theatres in Australia began to decline in the 1970s and 1980s, whilst on the other side

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 11:25PM
Sunday, August 30, 2020

The role of the non-commercial theatre by Sarah Johnson

AmDram: Steppingstone, community service, or just simple enjoyment? There are many reasons people join an AmDram (amateur dramatics) group. Perhaps

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:24AM
Wednesday, August 26, 2020

Will live theatre survive in the post COVID world? by Sarah Johnson

Last June the European Theatre Convention (ETC) held its first online International Theatre Conference. Like thousands of others have found;

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:06AM
Tuesday, August 11, 2020

Five reasons to enjoy live entertainment by Sarah Johnson

Next time your debating whether the time and money of going to the theatre are worth it, you might want

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 08:22PM
Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Is the celebrity culture a thing of the past? by Sarah Johnson

The Guardian, the BBC and the New York Times are amongst the many media outlets that are questioning whether the

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 04:00PM
Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Applauding the outdoor theatre by Sarah Johnson

Outdoor productions open doors to new artistic challenges and their inventiveness can create an intimate, informal atmosphere, amazing stage sets

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:05PM
Sunday, July 12, 2020

Is a night ‘out’ at the theatre the solution? by Sarah Johnson

In light of the recent setbacks in Victoria, which was inevitable given the nature of the beast, Australia sits on

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 09:43PM
Monday, July 6, 2020

Will streaming replace live performance? by Sarah Johnson

There is definitely an argument to be made for live streaming rather than live performances. But will we end up

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 11:08PM
Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The grave reality of underfunding the arts sector is hitting the global theatre scene by Sarah Johnson

As the coronavirus pandemic continues to devastate the economic landscape around the world, theatres and production companies are falling like

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:17PM
Tuesday, June 23, 2020

The importance of managing your brand when creating online content by Sarah Johnson

Almost overnight concert, theatre and music venues were shut down. Those who performed in them were suddenly locked indoors. It’s

SOURCE: AussieTheatre at 06:38PM
Tuesday, August 2, 2016

Ed Patrick is a junior doctor who’s finding the funny side | Sarah Johnson by Sarah Johnson

Ed Patrick mixes medicine and comedy – and is taking a new standup show to Edinburgh. Just don’t ask him to choose between themOne of Ed Patrick’s biggest fears as a doctor is doing a …

SOURCE: The Guardian at 11:43AM

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