CHICAGO THE MUSICAL
A RESERVE SEATS CAPITOL THEATRE
4th September, 2019 Cost: $120pp
Includes LUXURY COACH TRAVEL CONCERT TICKET
A true New York City Institution, CHICAGO has everything that makes Broadway great: a universal tale of fame, fortune and all that jazz; one show-stopping song after another; and the slickest dancing in town. No wonder CHICAGO has been honoured with 6 Tony Awards ®, 2 Olivier Awards, a Grammy ® and thousands of standing ovations.
Murder, greed, corruption, exploitation, adultery and treachery all those things we hold near and dear to our hearts so begins the international multi-award-winning musical, CHICAGO.
Based on real life events back in the roaring 1920s, jazz slayer Roxie Hart shoots her lover and along with Cell Block rival, double-murderess Velma Kelly, they fight to keep from death row with the help of smooth talking lawyer, Billy Flynn.
Created by the musical theatre talents of John Kander, Fred Ebb and legendary choreographer Bob Fosse, CHICAGOs sexy, sassy score includes All That Jazz and Razzle Dazzle, CHICAGO truly is The sharpest, slickest show on the block The Times UK.
It would be a crime to miss it!
WESTSIDE STORY AT THE OPERA HOUSE
A RESERVE SEATS! DRESS CIRCLE! OPERA HOUSE
25th September, 2019 Cost: $130pp
Includes LUXURY COACH TRAVEL & CONCERT TICKET
The ideal fusion of Dance, Music, and Theatre!
Hailed as the greatest Broadway musical of all time, the genius of West Side Story's creators is unquestioned. The remarkable collaboration between Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents, Stephen Sondheim and Jerome Robbins produced a timeless masterpiece.
Bernsteins world-famous score features unforgettable songs including Maria, Tonight, Somewhere, America and I Feel Pretty, that have been universally adored for generations; proving this iconic dance musical remains one of the most poignant stage works of the twentieth century.
A modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet; this tragic love story tells the tale of two young people whose happiness is destroyed by the hate of two enemy camps in New York Citys urban jungle. The Jets, sons of previous immigrants to America, battle the new arrivals from Puerto Rico, the Sharks, for domination of the streets.
Director Joey McKneelys vibrant new staging will feature some of Australias most exciting young talent performing Jerome Robbins original ground-breaking choreography in two of Australias most iconic theatres.
SCHOOL OF ROCK (THE MUSICAL)
EXCELLENT SEATS STALLS
4th December, 2019 Cost: $118pp
Includes Luxury Coach Travel & Ticket (Capitol Theatre)
Andrew Lloyd Webber, the man who brought rock and romance to Broadway, is back with a new heart-stirring hit. School of Rock is a New York Times Critics' Pick and "an inspiring jolt of energy, joy and mad skillz!" (Entertainment Weekly). Reuters raves "Andrew Lloyd Webber has broadway rocking again!". Based on the hit film, this hilarious new musical follows Dewey Finn, a failed, wannabe rock star who decides to earn a few extra bucks by posing as a substitute teacher at a prestigious prep school. There he turns a class of straight-A students into a guitar-shredding, bass-slapping, mind-blowing rock band. While teaching these pint-sized prodigies what it means to truly rock, Dewey falls for the school's beautiful, but uptight headmistress, helping her rediscover the wild child within. The New York Times says, "Be warned! There's a love story in this one." Featuring 14 new songs from Andrew Lloyd Webber and all the original songs from the movie, this high-octane smash delivers face-melting guitar riffs and touching romance in equally awesome doses!
BILLY ELLIOTT RETURNS
A RESERVE SEATS MATINEE! LYRIC THEATRE
11th December, 2019 Cost: $135pp
Includes Luxury Coach Travel & Concert Ticket (DRESS CIRCLE)
The 10th Anniversary Australian Tour of Billy Elliot the Musical!
Billy Elliot the Musical has now been seen by over 12 million people across 5 continents and is the recipient of 85 awards internationally, including 10 Tony Awards, 5 Olivier Awards and 8 Helpmann Awards.
Set in a northern town during the miners strike of 1984/5, the show follows Billys journey from boxing ring to ballet class where he discovers a passion for dance that unites his family, inspires his community and changes his life forever. Brought to life by the award-winning creative team behind the film and featuring iconic music by Elton John, Billy Elliot is an extraordinary theatrical experience that has captivated audiences around the world.
DRESS CIRCLE LYRIC THEATRE
19th February, 2020 Cost: $120pp
Includes LUXURY COACH TRAVEL TICKETS
Based on the beloved novel by Michael Morpurgo, the National Theatre of Great Britains Tony Award®-winning production of War Horse is coming to the Sydney Lyric in February 2020.
Hailed by Time Magazine as a landmark theatre event, this powerfully moving and imaginative drama, filled with stirring music and songs, is a show of phenomenal inventiveness. At its heart are astonishing life-sized puppets created by South Africas Handspring Puppet Company, who bring breathing, galloping, charging horses to thrilling life on stage. An unforgettable theatrical experience, not to be missed (Chicago Tribune).
At the outbreak of World War One, Joey, young Alberts beloved horse, is sold to the cavalry and shipped from England to France. He is soon caught up in enemy fire, and fate takes him on anextraordinary journey, serving on both sides before finding himself alone in no mans land. But Albert cannot forget Joey and, still not old enough to enlist, he embarks on a treacherous mission to find him and bring him home.
LA TRAVIATA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR
4th April, 2020 Cost: $240pp
Includes LUXURY COACH TRAVEL AND TICKETS
Violetta is the life of every party. A courtesan with a heart of gold, shes free and free-spirited. Could a little love change everything?
Experience the joy and heartache of the worlds most popular opera at Sydneys best night out. Fireworks light up the sky at every performance. A giant chandelier shimmers over the harbour stage. Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour is the ultimate Sydney experience (Yahoo! Travel).
In 2020, we present La Traviata: the story that inspired Moulin Rouge.
Arrive early to enjoy drinks or dinner at one of the five pop-up bars and restaurants on site. Drink in the view as the setting sun glimmers over the city skyline. Then take your seats in the comfortable grandstand to enjoy a ravishing visual spectacle (Huffington Post).
The 3.5-tonne chandelier sparkles with 10,000 Swarovski crystals. The biggest scenes feature 70 performers on stage and party boats in the harbour.
Verdis score offers flying melodies, rousing drinking songs and heartbreaking duets. Brian Castles-Onion conducts the opera, with a live orchestra hidden under the stage.
9 TO 5 DOLLY PARTON
3rd June, 2020 Cost: $110pp
Includes LUXURY COACH TRAVEL (STALLS)
This smash-hit West End musical features a book by the iconic movie's original screenwriter Patricia Resnick and an Oscar, Grammy and Tony award-nominated score by the Queen of Country herself, Dolly Parton including her much-loved hit song, 9 to 5.
9 TO 5 THE MUSICAL tells the story of Doralee, Violet and Judy - three workmates pushed to boiling point by their sexist, egotistical boss. Concocting a plan to kidnap and turn the tables on their despicable supervisor, will the ladies manage to reform their office - or will events unravel when the CEO pays an unexpected visit?