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Billy Elliot. Jamie Bell stars as title character Billy Elliot

The Hungarian State Opera has cancelled more than a dozen performances of heartwarming stage musical Billy Elliot after conservative commentators claimed the musical could lead to children becoming homosexual. The company said in a statement that it wasn’t cancelling the performances because the claims had merit, but because the controversy surrounding the production had led …

Ray Meagher Priscilla Queen of the Desert musical

Australian actor Ray Meagher – best known as Home and Away patriarch Alf Stewart – will swap Summer Bay for the Australian Outback for the Brisbane leg of the Priscilla Queen of the Desert musical later this year. Based on the Oscar-winning 1994 film, Priscilla Queen of the Desert is the story of three Sydney …

Stomp

The stage show Stomp is returning to Australia for the first time in five years. Australian audiences will be able to see Stomp’s signature high-octane mix of ensemble choreography, industrial percussion, and continuous comedy. But the show contains no lyrics, with eight performers using nothing but a range of ordinary objects to create music. Everything …

Todrick Hall Celebrity Big Brother

Singer, actor and YouTube personality Todrick Hall is returning to Australian shores in June with a provocative new stage show. Todrick Hall American: The Forbidden Tour will feature a brand-new storyline with new original songs and costumes and Todrick will tour the show throughout North America, Europe and Asia before reaching Australia and New Zealand. …

A mum has written a beautiful letter to the Broadway cast of musical Kinky Boots to thank them for inspiring her young daughter. Kinky Boots is based on a real story — as told in the 2005 movie of the same name — about a young man named Charlie who is struggling to save the …

Cher has hinted that she’s still working on the long-gestating stage musical version of her life. On October 25, the tweet-happy singer told fans she had spent time with Jersey Boys writer Rick Ellice. “Spent last 3 Days with Rick!! He is Writer of Cher Musical. We had so much fun … He wrote Jersey …

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