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BRISBANE NAMED THE NEXT AUSTRALIAN CITY TO HOST HAMILTON

The producers of HAMILTON today announced that Brisbane will be the third Australian city to be in the room where it happens when it welcomes the Tony®, Grammy®, Olivier and Pulitzer Prize-winning musical next year.

Following acclaimed seasons in both Sydney and Melbourne, performances at Brisbane’s Lyric Theatre, QPAC will commence from 27 January

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ACCLAIMED JOURNALIST TO TELL THE STORIES OF THEATRE AND LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

Nathanael Cooper joins Michael Cassel Group in communications expansion

Michael Cassel Group today announced the appointment of acclaimed journalist Nathanael Cooper as Director, Publicity to spearhead the company’s Australian and global communication campaigns and strategy.

Cooper was previously the Executive Producer, Audio at The Sydney Morning Herald and The Age, responsible for the audio

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NEW CAST TO JOIN THE AUSTRALIAN #HAMFAM

The producers of HAMILTON are thrilled to welcome two new performers to the principal cast of the Australian company, with newcomer Sami Afuni taking up the roles of Hercules Mulligan/James Madison and Rowan Witt (The Book of Mormon) assuming the crown as King George for the remainder of the Melbourne season.

In the roles originated by Shaka Cook and Brent Ashley Hill in Australia,

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PATTI NEWTON TO FEED THE BIRDS IN BRISBANE

Beloved Australian entertainment icon Patti Newton will join the cast of MARY POPPINS, taking her place on the steps of St Paul’s Cathedral as Bird Woman for the Brisbane season of Disney and Cameron Mackintosh’s critically acclaimed new production.

Beginning her prolific career at four years old, Patti Newton’s work has spanned screen, stage,

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CRITICALLY ACCLAIMED NEW YORK CITY CENTER ENCORES! PRODUCTION OF JAMES LAPINE AND STEPHEN SONDHEIM’S REVIVAL OF “INTO THE WOODS” TO EXTEND AN ADDITIONAL 8 WEEKS

New York, NY – Jordan Roth, President of Jujamcyn Theaters, today announced that the hugely acclaimed and much beloved New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s revival of Into the Woods at the St. James Theatre will be extended for an additional eight weeks. Tickets are now on sale

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