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The Michael Cassel Group is a live entertainment company formed to produce the world’s greatest musical and theatrical productions, live entertainment experiences, marquee events and concert attractions.

Current productions include the Australian Premiere of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, now playing at the Princess Theatre in Melbourne. In 2019, the company will also bring the acclaimed international spectacular, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo to Sydney’s ANZ Stadium and Tony® and Olivier Award-winning Broadway star and Disney legend Lea Salonga in Concert. The Michael Cassel Group will premiere the landmark, multi-award-winning musical Hamilton at the Sydney Lyric Theatre in a new production beginning March 2021.

In 2020, the Michael Cassel Group will produce the opening celebration of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 at the Sydney Showground Stadium.

Internationally, the company is producing the worldwide touring production of Disney’s The Lion King in celebration of its 20th anniversary on stage. The Lion King is now playing in Korea, before Taiwan and more engagements to be announced soon. On Broadway, the Michael Cassel Group is a co-producer of two 2018 premiere musical productions, Pretty Woman: The Musical and The Cher Show.

Previous productions include Priscilla Queen of the DesertBeautiful: The Carole King MusicalLes MisérablesKinky BootsSingin’ In The RainLea Salonga in Concert and Darren Criss: Intimate and Live.

In addition to the group’s expanding theatrical interests, the company represents former Australian Prime Minister, the Hon. Julia Gillard AC, former Olympian and global sporting administrator Lord Sebastian Coe CH, KBE and media personality Sami Lukis.

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Sydney Coliseum Theatre: Opening Week Program Announced

West HQ Chief Executive Officer Richard Errington today announced the new Sydney Coliseum Theatre’s Opening Program will include international award-winning performer Tina Arena, presented in association with the Michael Cassel Group, who will play two exclusive shows on Saturday 14 December and Sunday 15 December. Tina Arena has charted at #1 in both Australia and France, gained recognition for her lifelong contribution to the arts, was recently inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame

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HAMILTON will make its Australian premiere at the Sydney Lyric Theatre in a new production beginning March 2021. Producers Jeffrey Seller and Michael Cassel together with creator Lin-Manuel Miranda, joined NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian in announcing the much-anticipated production today.

Creator Lin-Manuel Miranda said; “Thank you to everyone in Australia who’s been asking for Hamilton. It’s on its way and we can’t wait.”

Hamilton Producer Jeffrey Seller said; “Every producer of a successful Broadway

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