Caroline O'Connor, perhaps the rightful holder of the First Lady of Musical Theatre mantle, stars in Gypsy, the great American musical. The Production Company breaks its usual mould with a solid mounting.
This is one big broken promise. Melbourne's Production Company vows to do more with less in musical theatre, but its adaptation of the Burt Bacharach tuner falls flat.
Board games are big business. Or so Hollywood would like you to think. Despite the big-screen adaption of Battleship sinking dramatically on its opening weekend earlier this year, we’ve still got Candyland (starring Adam Sandler), Risk and Monopoly (helmed by Ridley Scott) on the horizon for 2013. But long before Tinseltown’s top brass turned their eyes to the dusty recesses […]
Melbourne is alive to the sound of musicals. Over the next few months the city will host two of the greatest shows ever made, and two of the blockbusting newer works, in a feast for musical theatre lovers.