The Kooyong Classic stays the leading lead up the occasion for the tennis Grand Slam of the Asia/Pacific, the Australian Open.
This year marks the 27th staging of the occasion and once again guarantees an intimate setting and up-close experience for fans as they enjoy 8 of the world’s leading male gamers grace Kooyong’s old center court from Tuesday 13-16 January. I can not wait to obtain along and see the action live.
Her Majesty’s Theatre comes to life and sparkles, sparkles, sparkles; worn intense, classic design posters and fancy, movie star lighting.
Strictly Ballroom the Musical has BOGO pogo’ed its method onto the Melbourne phase after a 7-month perform at Sydney’s Lyric Theatre.
Strictly Ballroom the Musical opened at Her Majesty’s Theatre, Melbourne on Saturday night and I was enjoyed remain in the audience to view the best.
Baz Luhrmann’s amazing brand-new musical will have you smiling and chuckling till your jaw injuries and clapping so hard, your hands will burn. It was the best mix of expert production and down-to-earth, good family home entertainment.
The much awaited and special Kooyong Classic Launch Party likewise returns on Tuesday night, with star participants (inc Emma Clapham and Tom Hawkins, Rhys Ulrich, and Kasia Z), canapés and drinks plus the chance to satisfy a few of the occasion’s common field.
If you’re a music enthusiast and enjoy a night on the town in Melbourne, then this must spring to the top of your list.
Tickets for the production are offered to book now.
The production was developed here by an Australian group consisting of innovative group and manufacturers Global Creatures, with Australian cast and team.
Make sure to purchase yours asap as Strictly Ballroom the Musical will play in Melbourne for a strictly restricted season.
I like summertime in Melbourne! The sunlight, the music and the sport, and tennis is up there as one of my favorites to view life!
Director, Baz Luhrmann and Academy Award-winning designer, Catherine Martin were both in attendance, and it was an advantage to hear their warm applauds for the cast and discuss the program’s journey to our gorgeous city. The couple duo stated they were thrilled to open the musical in Melbourne, where the pair satisfied more than 20 years earlier.
I’m informed that there are a couple of tickets to the launch celebration still offered to acquire– fast and snap yourself up some online HERE.
The program huge, brilliant, jubilant and laugh-out-loud enjoyable and functions timeless tunes from the movie consisting of Love is in the Air, Time After Time and Perhaps plus some fantastic brand-new tunes from Aussie artists such as Eddie Perfect and Sia.
You’ve most likely all seen the movie, however, to refresh your memory– Strictly Ballroom the Musical is the motivating story of a champion ballroom dancer who defies all the guidelines to follow his heart. This uplifting and brave tale came from as a phase play that Baz Luhrmann created with a group of trainees at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA) back in 1984.
These can be bought from ticketek.com.au or by calling 132 849.
The occasion boasts an excellent line-up consisting of Japanese, World # 5 and 2014 United States Open runner-up Kei Nishikori who goes back to protect his Kooyong Classic title and is signed up with by worldwide stars, Fernando Verdasco (Spain), Feliciano Lopez (Spain), Alexandr Dolgopolov (Ukraine), Gilles Simon (France), Richard Gasquet (France), Jordan Thompson (Australian) and increasing Serbian star Filip Krajinovic.
I headed along to the main Media Call last Thursday, where I had the chance to take the pictures for this post. Let me inform you, the set and outfits are fantastic, the music addicting and the story refreshingly and heart-warming Australian.