DSP News

Meet the Brainy Tap Brothers.

Wollongong had never seen such a combination of brains, brothers and tap dancing. What a treat for me to  see such nimble footwork from Moonglow Productions for their performance of Hot Shoe ...

Paris - staged in Austria.

Paris - by Jon English and David Mackay has had a triumphant premiere in the German language. I had great pleasure in attending the pro-am performance staged by a choir in the town of Mistelbach ...

Todd Returns as The Boy From Oz.

Todd McKenney,  the original Peter Allen in The Boy From Oz, has decided that 766 performances is not enough. He's reprising the role with The Production Company in Melbourne at the ...

Keating the Musical World Amateur Premiere

I had great pleasure attending the Old Nick Company's magnificent performance of Keating! which is playing to packed houses in the Theatre Royal Hobart. Pictured here is me with Scott Farrow who ...

Humdingers a Hit

Jack O'Hagan's Humdingers - was a huge hit for the Malvern Theatre and Lilydale Athenaeum Theatre in Melbourne. The high cholesterol piece of Australian musical fare had packed houses and won rave ...

SUPA PRODUCTION OF STIFF

Supa Productions of Canberra had a riotous time staging the naughty theatre restaurant comedy Stiff in December. I attended and was treated to an excellent performance and a lovely dinner at ...

The Boy From Ballina

The Boy From Oz has been a huge hit in 2009 in venues large and small. The Ballina Players booked 15 performances for November and December. They sold out four nights before opening night and ...

Schools and NZ love the 70's and 80's

There has been a surge of interest in Back to the 80's and Disco Inferno In New Zealand Abbey Music Theatre is staging Disco Inferno for its end of year review. This comes just weeks after a ...

The Boy From Oz - rolls on amidst sad news

My good friends at PLOS in the Melbourne suburb of Frankston sold almost 5000 tickets to their recent production of The Boy From Oz. I was dazzled by the energy of the cast and fabulous array of ...

Snugglepot and Cuddlepie the Musical

I had great pleasure attending a wonderful production of Snugglepot and Cuddlepie the Musical by the Queanbeyan Players. With a large talented cast of adults and children, in the beautiful ...