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Monday, July 6, 2020

Applications open for 2020 Rob Guest Endowment by Sean McLoughlin

Applications are now open for the 2020 Rob Guest Endowment, one of Australia’s most exciting scholarship programs providing financial assistance

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Sunday, July 5, 2020

Asia TOPA Connected brings some of the boldest moments and brightest imaginations of the 2020 festival to your fingertips by Sean McLoughlin

To continue engaging with works featured in the second edition of  Asia TOPA, audiences now have the opportunity to delve

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Broadway star Nick Cordero dies at age 41 from coronavirus by Sean McLoughlin

The Tony Award nominated Broadway star Nick Cordero has died (1978-2020) after fighting complications associated with coronavirus over a three

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Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In wraps up digital season with much loved songs and previously unseen bloopers by Sean McLoughlin

A special edition of Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In with John Foreman will complete its much-loved digital season with an

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Wednesday, July 1, 2020

Sydney Opera House presents Let’s Go On With The Show by Sean McLoughlin

An evening of musical theatre in support of the Australian performing arts industry. The Sydney Opera House will host a vibrant

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Dame Helen Mirren echoes threat to beleaguered arts sector by Sean McLoughlin

Following recent reports of Cirque du Soleil filing for bankruptcy, Cameron Mackintosh suspending all his major West End musicals and

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Tuesday, June 30, 2020

The Reservoir Room lineup this Friday by Sean McLoughlin

Live from The Reservoir Room this week, FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE will showcase our two Saturday Night performers Rai Thistlethwayte and Catherine Alcorn

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Dear Australia by Sean McLoughlin

This Saturday 4 July, Sydney Opera House presents playwrights Nakkiah Lui, Aanisa Vylet and Donna Abela in-conversation. This panel unpacks

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Monday, June 29, 2020

Michael Falzon – A statement from his wife Jane Cho by Sean McLoughlin

Film director Jane Cho, wife of beloved Australian entertainer Michael Falzon, has released a statement following his passing last Tuesday

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How can we stand in solidarity with Australian theatre performers during this pandemic by Sean McLoughlin

Everyone loves a good show. The buzz that is going on back stage, just before the start of a production,

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Sunday, June 28, 2020

North American community theatre forges ahead with socially distanced performances by Sean McLoughlin

Originally reported by CBS news, a community theatre in Western Massachusetts is forging ahead with social distanced enforced measures in

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Disney Plus releases new teaser trailer for the movie musical HAMILTON by Sean McLoughlin

With the much anticipated release of Hamilton coming to Disney Plus this Friday, Disney has just released a new teaser

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Friday, June 26, 2020

Judi Dench expresses concern that UK theatres won’t reopen in her lifetime by Sean McLoughlin

Dame Judi Dench has earned a reputation as one of the greatest actresses in British history, predominantly through her work

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Merrigong Theatre Company facing insolvency by Sean McLoughlin

Scott Morrison’s recent announcement of a $250 million rescue package, for the arts and entertainment sector, may have come a

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Wednesday, June 24, 2020

Scott Morrison set to pledge $250 million to support the arts, film and entertainment industry by Sean McLoughlin

It is being reported that Scott Morrison has been in discussion with federal and state cultural ministers to come to

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Tuesday, June 23, 2020

Adelaide Festival 2020 – a 60th birthday present with a $70 million impact by Sean McLoughlin

Joint Artistic Directors Neil Armfield AO and Rachel Healy’s fourth Adelaide Festival generated an estimated gross expenditure of $70.2 million

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Australian musical theatre star Michael Falzon has sadly passed away by Sean McLoughlin

Australian musical theatre performer Michael Falzon, 48,  has sadly passed away following a battle with a rare and aggressive form of

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THE SOUND OF MUSIC to be re-streamed this weekend on The Shows Must Go On series by Sean McLoughlin

Although The Sound of Music, starring country pop star Carrie Underwood as Maria von Trapp, had already been streamed as

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Australian Paul Tabone to perform at one of Europe’s first attempts at a ‘Social Distanced Musical Theatre Concert’ by Sean McLoughlin

When Paul Tabone was just 28 years of age he was chosen to perform at the home of Luciano Pavarotti

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Ella Hooper, The Black Sorrows and David Hobson perform in Arts Centre Melbourne’s Big Night In by Sean McLoughlin

Much-loved performers Ella Hooper, The Black Sorrows and David Hobson are among a collection of artists who will perform back at Arts Centre Melbourne’s Hamer

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Monday, June 22, 2020

Lin-Manuel Miranda live on GMA talking all things Hamilton by Sean McLoughlin

Lin-Manuel Miranda appeared live on Good Morning America yesterday discussing the Hamilton movie soon to be released on Disney Plus.

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Arts Centre Melbourne postpones welcoming visitors back to venues by Sean McLoughlin

Arts Centre Melbourne keeps ghost lights on for a little longer as it postpones welcoming visitors back to venues. Arts

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Disney Plus has dropped the trailer for HAMILTON by Sean McLoughlin

  Feast your eyes on the trailer for the international phenomenon Hamilton coming to Disney Plus on July 3. The

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Saturday, June 20, 2020

Bringing History to the 21st Century – Hamilton: An American Musical by Sean McLoughlin

Who Lives, Who Dies, Who Tells Your Story? This question has been considered by musical theatre fans worldwide since the

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Friday, June 19, 2020

Andrew Lloyd Webber planning to test COVID-19 safety measures at London Palladium by Sean McLoughlin

British theatre producer Andrew Lloyd Webber has announced his plans to trial a series of safety measures, adapted from the

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Wednesday, June 17, 2020

Les Misérables, Mary Poppins, Hamilton and The Phantom of the Opera won’t reopen in the West End before 2021 by Sean McLoughlin

It is being reported that Sir Cameron Mackintosh is currently in consultation over possible redundancies for all employees on his

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Monday, June 15, 2020

Live from The Reservoir Room this week by Sean McLoughlin

Live from The Reservoir Room this week, FRIDAY NIGHT LIVE will showcase our two Saturday Night performers Mark Trevorrow and Matt Copley 

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PETER PAN to resume schedule this weekend on The Show Must Go On by Sean McLoughlin

Last weeks scheduled performance of Peter Pan Live was cancelled and replaced with The Wiz. Andrew Lloyd Webber made the

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Sunday, June 14, 2020

Victorian Opera continues to grow online presence by Sean McLoughlin

In the wake of COVID-19, Victorian Opera swiftly adapted online to deliver a stream of diverse content, including a new

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Everybody’s Talking About Jamie movie musical delayed by Sean McLoughlin

Everybody’s Talking About Jamie is a musical by Dan Gillespie Sells and book and lyrics by Tom MacRae. The story

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Friday, June 12, 2020

DEAR EVAN HANSEN creators donate $100,000 in support of racial diversity by Sean McLoughlin

The creators behind the hit Broadway musical Dear Evan Hansen have just announced that they will pledge $100,000 USD and

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