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 Melbourne’s Princess Theatre. In February 2020, the Michael Cassel Group will produce the opening celebration of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020 at the Sydney Showground Stadium. In March 2021, Michael Cassel Group will premiere the landmark, multi-award-winning musical Hamilton at the Sydney Lyric Theatre.
Internationally, the company is producing the worldwide touring production of Disney’s The Lion King in celebration of its 20th anniversary on stage. After triumphant seasons in Manila, Singapore, Daegu, Seoul, Busan, Taipei, Bangkok and Hong Kong; the show will open in China in 2020, with additional cities to be announced.
Previous productions include Tina Arena in Concert, Lea Salonga in Concert 2019, The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Celeste Barber: Challenge Accepted, Darren Criss: Intimate and Live, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Kinky Boots, Singin’ In The Rain, Lea Salonga in Concert and Les Misérables. On Broadway, previous productions include Pretty Woman: The Musical and The Cher Show.
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.