Tag: musical theatre

Bridging The Gap

Ladies in Black, new Australian Musicals

Transferring original musicals to commercial production In response to my first article, Craig Donnell, an Executive Producer for the Gordon Frost Organisation, commented on Facebook (with permission to share): “I support your push for more local content but perhaps you are looking to the wrong people to do the heavy lifting?  Commercial producers are just

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New Australian Musicals? Here They Are!

Colin Lane in Joh for P.M. a New Australian Musical

Since my last article, there has been a lot of discussion about the current state of Australian musical theatre. This discussion is certainly not new, with some debate sparked in early 2015 by John Senczuk’s platform paper ‘The Time is Ripe for The Great Australian Musical’. Recently, I was invited to speak on ABC Radio

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