Based on a series of books dating from 1908 and written by L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables was transformed into a musical in 1965. Donald Harron adapted the book, Norman Campbell wrote the music, and Harron and Campbell together did most of the lyrics.
Browsing: Musical Theatre
Adelaide and London based theatre producer GWB Entertainment has opened the iconic musical production of The King and I to rave reviews and critical acclaim at the world-renowned London Palladium in the West End.
We’re so glad to see this return – the annual Adelaide Cabaret Festival will once again be commencing on the Queen’s Birthday long weekend in June.
Break out the Veuve Clicquot! We’re in Oyster Bay, Long Island, it’s 1938, and Tracy Lord is getting married to her fiancé, George Kittredge. No expense spared.
Following his successful 2017 season of Sense and Sensibility in garden locations, clever director Dave Simms (Blue Sky Theatre) this year re-imagines Sheridan’s 18th century comedy of manners in the exuberant primary colours and tabloid-fed rumour-mills of 1950’s London.
This beautiful late 20th century reworking of Frank Wedekind’s late 19th century play of the same name pits curiosity against constraint, honesty against deception and sensitivity against repression.
Playful charm, high good humour and practised skill are the hallmarks of this eminently entertaining show. “Spelling Bee” is a compact musical which only calls for a cast of nine.
The story of Shrek Jr is the same as the movie with Shrek rescuing and falling in love with Princess Fiona who is not what she appears to be.
Distilled from a 19th century novel written by Victor Hugo, with music by Claude-Michel Schönberg, book and lyrics by Alain Boublil and Jeanmarc Natel, ‘Les Miserable’ has become a world-wide musical theatre phenomenon.
The South Australian Light Opera Society (SALOS) are presenting not one but two Gilbert & Sullivan classics, ‘Trial By Jury’ and ‘HMS Pinafore’ at their home base, the Tower Arts Centre, Pasadena
Presented by Such Cliché Reviewed 14 March 2017 To be fair to the performers, I…
David Gauci has directed this spare and heartfelt musical with care and affection. Its trajectory is straight to the heart, via Jeanine Tesori’s remarkable music and the excellent acting of the cast.
After seeing the professional production of The Phantom Of The Opera, 9 year old Gawler boy, Daniel Koek, decided that being a musical theatre performer was for him.
Renowned for her splendid voice and ability to thrill audiences, Australia’s leading lady Marina Prior is about to go on tour and has also released a 3 CD boxed set aptly titled ‘Songbird’.
Anthony Warlow and Faith Prince to Premiere “Direct From Broadway” at the 2014 Adelaide Cabaret Festival
Anthony Warlow, Australia’s leading star of musical theatre and one of the world’s most renowned stage performers, returns home this June with Tony-Award winner Faith Prince for an exclusive concert event titled Direct From Broadway.
What better way for the Hills Musical Company to celebrate their 40th Anniversary presenting successful musicals, than banking on a sure-fire failure?