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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. 

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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Multi-award-winning theatrical event Harry Potter and the Cursed Child will resume performances on 25th February, after a hiatus of 49 weeks.  The landmark production suspended a record-breaking run at Melbourne’s Princess Theatre after public health measures were imposed by the government due to COVID 19.

Producers Sonia Friedman, Colin Callender, and Michael Cassel added: “We would like to extend our heartfelt thanks to all Victorians and the State Government for their commitment during these

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Michael Cassel Group to develop original musical featuring the iconic music of INXS

Michael Cassel Group is excited to announce the development of a new original musical featuring the sensational music of one of the world’s most iconic rock bands, INXS.

INXS has received recognition locally and internationally for its contribution to the music industry and has sold an estimated 60 million records worldwide. The Grammy nominated and multiple ARIA award winning band was inducted into the ARIA Hall of Fame in 2001. And their album THE VERY

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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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