MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA: An empty theatre…A bare stage…a white line…seventeen dancers…the chance of a lifetime.
This is A Chorus Line, the groundbreaking, hilarious and poignant theatrical game changer
The National Theatre Melbourne
20 Carlisle St, St Kilda (Melbourne, Australia)
A CHORUS LINE:
Conceived and Originally Directed and Choreographed by Michael Bennett,
Book by James Kirkwood and Nicholas Dante, Music by Marvin Hamlisch,
Lyrics by Edward Kleban; Co-Choreographed by Bob Avian.
Original Broadway production produced by the New York Shakespeare Festival, Joseph Papp, Producer, in association with Plum Productions, Inc.
OCTOBER 20 – 28, 2017.
“A Chorus Line” is presented by permission of ORiGiN™ Theatrical on behalf of Tams-Witmark Music Library, Inc.
An empty theatre…A bare stage…a white line…seventeen dancers…the chance of a lifetime.
This is A Chorus Line, the groundbreaking, hilarious and poignant theatrical game changer that not only reinvented the traditional Broadway musical when it opened in 1975, but also became a record breaking blockbuster smash hit with both critics and audiences, notching up more than 6,000 performances over 15 years on Broadway.
VIDEO PREVIEW (LONDON PRODUCTION, OLIVIER AWARDS)
Winner of nine Tony awards, including Best Musical,Book and Score, as well as the 1976 Pulitzer Prize for Drama. A Chorus Line is a joyful celebration of the human spirit for anyone who has ever put everything on the line to chase their dream. Remember again musical numbers like I Can Do That, At the Ballet, Dance: Ten; Looks: Three, The Music and the Mirror, What I Did for Love, One (Singular Sensation) and I Hope I Get It.
CLOC Musical Theatre now gives Melbourne audiences a chance to relive the magic with an all new production of this musical theatre masterpiece starting October 20 at The National Theatre Melbourne in St Kilda.
Zach: Shaun Kingma
Larry: Dylan Henry
Don: Jason Mill
Maggie: Abbey Hansson
Mike: Mitchell Chapman
Connie: Karen Taranto
Greg: Yann Tixhon
Cassie: Melanie Ott
Sheila: Tailem Tynan
Bobby: Nathan Fernandez
Bebe: India Morris
Judy: Emily Mignot
Richie: Douglas Rintoul
Al: Robbie Wilton
Kristine: Louisa Mitchell
Val: Emily Morris
Mark: Dean Robinson
Paul: Shaun Pirovano
Diana: Kiane O’Farrell
VIDEO: BARISHNIKOV ON BROADWAY (W/LIZA) SONG: “ONE”
Ensemble: Georgia Chalfon, Lauren-Claire Smith, Kelly Coates, Kristy Griffin, Nicola Morrison, Daniel Baker, Jacob Komesaroff, Chris Rogers, Andrew Steen
Director: Richard Perdriau
Musical Director: Daniel Heskett
Choreographer: David Harford
Costume Designer: Victoria Horne
Set Designer: Richard Perdriau
Lighting Designer: Jason Lord (BAAC Light)
Sound Designer: Marcello Lo Ricco (LSS Productions)
Make-Up and Wig Designer: David Wisken