The Mikado,the best known and most popular of the comic operettas written by Arthur Sullivan and W. S. Gilbert. Poking fun at the obsession with all things Japanese, in 1880s middle-class London, the plot is deliberately silly, and serves as a framework for the humour and music.
Arts Editor Brian Godfrey chats with Nathan Quadrio about making his musical theatre directorial debut with Northern Light Theatre Company's up-coming production of Gilbert & Sullivan's The Mikado.
The film didn’t come first. Baz Luhrmann’s charming rebellious-ugly-duckling allegory started life on stage as a play, then became a film. Its transformation into a successful music theatre piece was aided by a patchwork of music, augmented and stitched together by Eddie Perfect.
Glam Arts reviewer Fran Edwards talks to the Director of Northern Light Theatre Company's upcoming production of Seussical!
The greatest hits from Queen are hitting South Australia in We Will Rock You, the latest production from Matt Byrne to take to the stage in Adelaide.
Northern Light Theatre Company's latest production, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang is quite simply their most delightful show since their production of Disney's Beauty And The Beast a number of years ago.
University of Adelaide lecturer, Maggie Tonkin, provides a well-researched & thorough history of Australia’s longest, continuously-running dance theatre company.
'Saturday Night Fever' made it to cinema screens in 1977, with John Travolta starring as Tony Manero. The film was adapted to the stage in 1998 by Adelaide-born Robert Stigwood. Matt Byrne Media’s production is the show's first appearance in Stigwood’s hometown.
Northern Light Theatre Company are presenting the delightful old-fashioned musical comedy/romance 'The Pajama Game' - made famous by Doris Day in the movie version
Stepping back into Adelaide after two months taking part in Australian Survivor, Magician Matt Tarrant is eager to evolve his award winning stage show.
'Mack and Mabel' tells the story of legendary comedic film director Mack Sennett and his brightest star Mabel Normand. It is a love story between them told through flashbacks.
'Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella' is NOT a Pantomime - it is a full-blown Musical! Northern Light's version is based on the 1997 TV special.
Glam Adelaide chats to Lauren Scarfe about her directorial debut - Northern Light Theatre Company's 'Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella'.
Northern Light Theatre Company is very excited to be bringing the classic tale of magic, princes and lost slippers to our audiences in April 2016.
Charlie Smith is simply sensational as the 13 year old who inadvertently finds himself as an adult in NLTCs production of 'Big - The Musical', based on the 1988 Tom Hanks' comedy.
As soon as one meets Charlie Smith, it is evident why he has been cast as Josh in NLTCs Big –The Musical. He's bubbly, personable and likable, just as Josh should be.
Northern Light Theatre Company is thrilled to have David Gauci (2015 Cabaret Festival’s ‘Sold Out’ It Was Worth The Weight) at the helm of their latest production, 'Big'.
South African born Lauren Potter talks to Fran Edwards about her latest high-flying role as Mary Poppins.
Matt Byrne Media will present the SA Premiere of the world’s most loved family musical, Mary Poppins, in Adelaide and Elizabeth this July/August.
Set in 1959, TV's favourite family, The Cunninghams, and their friends band together in 1959 to stop their hangout, Arnold’s, from being demolished.