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 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, with additional cities to be announced.
Previous productions include Rita Wilson, the opening celebration of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup 2020, Tina Arena, Lea Salonga in Concert (2019), The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Celeste Barber: Challenge Accepted, Priscilla Queen of the Desert, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Les Misérables, Kinky Boots, Singin’ In The Rain, Lea Salonga in Concert (2017) and Darren Criss: Intimate and Live. On Broadway and West End, productions include Dreamworks’ The Prince of Egypt, 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, journalist and broadcaster Liz Hayes, former Olympian and global sporting administrator Lord Sebastian Coe CH, KBE and media personality Sami Lukis.