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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 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 DesertBeautiful: The Carole King MusicalLes MisérablesKinky BootsSingin’ In The RainLea 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.

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Tickets for the Australian premiere of HAMILTON will go on sale to the general public today at 9am (AEST) Tuesday 1 September 2020 via Ticketmaster.

HAMILTON makes its Australian premiere at the Sydney Lyric Theatre, in a new production beginning 17 March 2021. Final casting for the Australian company is underway with an announcement to be made later in the year.

Hamilton’s Australian Producer, Michael Cassel, said: “Planning for the Australian production started almost five

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SYDNEY – Monday 27 July 2020 – Michael Cassel Group has today announced it has accepted a strategic investment from Amplify, a global live entertainment and content holding company.

Michael Cassel Group, as an independent company, will sit alongside TEG in Amplify, which was formed by Silver Lake and minority investor Mercury Capital to acquire TEG in November 2019.  TEG is a global, integrated live entertainment, ticketing and technology company and Silver Lake is

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Liz Hayes joins Michael Cassel Group

Respected journalist joins company’s management stable.

Liz Hayes, one of Australia’s most respected broadcast journalists, has appointed Michael Cassel Group, a global leader in live entertainment, as her exclusive management representative.

Ms Hayes joins the company’s boutique high profile roster of clients including The Hon. Julia Gillard AC and Lord Sebastian Coe.

The appointment comes as Ms Hayes is due to celebrate 40 years working as a reporter and presenter for Nine Entertainment. Since 1996,

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