There is a reason why the music of Queen has stood the test of time. It was ground breaking at the time it was composed. Fast forward many years, and their music is still as ground breaking and popular as it ever has been.
Ben Stefanoff interviews Jeff Duff about the upcoming show "We Can Be Heroes - The Music Of Bowie Orchestrated
This production of Britten’s operatic adaptation of Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream" is like no other.
The 10th Anniversary Australian Tour will open in Adelaide on December 29 at the Festival Theatre, Adelaide Festival Centre making it the second stop of the national tour.
When they took Arthur Laurents’ book and combined it with Bernstein’s music and Stephen Sondheim’s lyrics they created a stunning show that stands the test of time.
The State Opera’s production of Gilbert and Sullivan’s popular operetta is a sparkling version that verges on anime.
An exquisite new production of Puccini’s legendary opera Madama Butterfly lands in Australia at Adelaide’s Festival Theatre from 14 November until 23 November 2019.
The Mikado – Gilbert and Sullivan’s most famous comic opera – plays at Adelaide’s Festival Theatre from 9 November until 23 November 2019 in a brilliant new production for State Opera South Australia.
A glorious celebration of people, culture and connection.
In 1999, English-Indian composter Nitin Sawhney put together an album which he mostly recorded in his bedroom. It was a highly personal piece of work, including such elements as vocal clips from his mother and father.
Beloved Australian tenor David Hobson is returning to Adelaide in the new production of From Broadway to La Scala. Hobson caught up with Glam for a chat about the show, and all things musical theatre.
The subject of the book, music and lyrics, by Trey Parker, Robert Lopez and Matt Stone, may at first glance seem to be the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (a.k.a. the Mormons). The warm heart of this musical is, however, all about kindness to loners and losers.
Seen by more than 1 million Australians and featuring all the songs from the classic Academy award winning film, including “Friend Like Me”, “A Whole New World” and “Arabian Nights”, Aladdin is a night of pure theatrical magic. This classic Disney tale is brought to life on stage with breathtaking sets, mind-blowing special effects, a fabulous cast and over […]
Get ready to break your routine with a taste of six early release shows – and some alluring new spaces – coming to this year’s Adelaide Cabaret Festival. In an Australian exclusive and premiere, global cabaret legend Ute Lemper will perform Rendezvous with Marlene for one night only at Thebarton Theatre that’s right people, we’re also at the Thebby this year! The German chanteuse and festival headliner creates magic on stage, re-living a three-hour telephone exchange she had with Marlene Dietrich in 1988. In another Australian first, award-winning immersive show The Swell Mob from the UK will transport audiences into an historical epoch filled with thieves, fogle-hunters, dandies and deception. Hailed “a perfectly bizarre, uncomfortable, unmissable show” (Broadway Baby), Flabbergast Theatre will perform throughout the festival’s 16 days and nights. Musical theatre performer and TV star Fiona Choi (The Family Law, The Let Down, Rent) brings to life the story of Hollywood’s first Chinese movie star and international style icon, Anna May Wong in Dragon Lady: The many lives and deaths of Anna May Wong. This intimate performance will provoke questions about cultural identity and ambition through sparkling musical numbers. Australian cabaret icon Paul Capsis will light up rock music’s dark side in Paul Capsis with Jethro Woodward and the Fitzroy Youth Orchestra at The Famous Spiegeltent (yes, another new cabaret venue… stay tuned!) The most gifted interpreter of song, Capsis belts out hits by artists including Patti Smith, TomWaits, Lana Del Ray, The Doors and Led Zeppelin. In a world premiere, Adelaide’s own award-winning choreographer LarissaMcGowan will perform Cher – exploring the persona and characters of the ultimate pop chameleon through contemporary dance. […]
Alfred Hitchcock was (and probably still is) thought of as the 'Master of Suspense' when it comes to films. Simon Phillips is certainly one of the 'Masters' when it comes to directing stage shows, especially those that have an extremely entertaining appeal to a wide range of audiences. So, it is rather fitting that there has been a very successful teaming of the two talents to produce this wonderful and highly entertaining stage adaptation of North By Northwest.
This is the first time the award-winning musical will play in Adelaide, and we're giving away tickets to celebrate!
Ballet lovers, this one's for you! Following sell-out seasons in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane, David McAllister's The Sleeping Beauty is coming to Adelaide!
The Pearl Fishers is a remarkable opera. Written by Georges Bizet when he was 24 years old, it has freshness and a feel of other worldliness.
The beloved classic by L. Frank Baum has been given an exciting, vibrant new look in this London Palladium, Andrew Lloyd Webber production starring Lucy Durak, Jemma Rix and Anthony Warlow.
On Friday 19 January, the star-studded walkway overlooking the River Torrens and connecting Adelaide Festival Centre venues was launched to the world, featuring more than 130 names.