Cast


Principal Cast

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Gareth Keegan

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Gareth Keegan

Gareth’s most recent performance was alongside Hugh Jackman in the National Arena Tour of Hugh Jackman Broadway to Oz. His theatre credits include Tony in West Side Story, directed by the critically acclaimed Gale Edwards, Gaylord Ravenal in Showboat, Frederic in The Pirates of Penzance, all for The Production Company, and Mickey in Blood Brother… Read More

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Erin Clare

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Erin Clare

Erin was awarded a full scholarship to attend LASALLE College of the Arts where she graduated in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts, First Class Honours in Musical Theatre. During her time in Singapore, Erin had leading roles in The Spitfire Grill and Gypsy and toured South East Asia. Since returning to Australia Erin has played the title role in Snow W… Read More

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Brian Mannix

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Brian Mannix

Brian Mannix first came to national attention through his role as lead singer of 80’s sensation The Uncanny X-Men. Hit singles such as How Do You Get Your Kicks, Everybody Wants To Work, Party and 50 Years spawned gold and platinum albums. As headlining a national concert tour, The X-Men toured with Joan Jett and Rod Stewart.
Brian has appeare… Read More

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Casey Donovan

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Casey Donovan

Casey Donovan is one of Australia’s most versatile Indigenous Entertainers. After a meteoric rise to fame at the age of 16, she became the youngest ever winner of Australian Idol. Twelve years on since that memorable moment, Casey has carved a career across various entertainment platforms including print, television and stage and continues to ins… Read More

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Thern Reynolds

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Thern Reynolds

Thern has had an extensive and varied career in musical theatre. He was cast in his first professional show in 1989 while still in high school, the original Australian production of 42nd Street. Thern has barely stopped since. His career has taken him all over Australia, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and has seen him take on many challenges, as… Read More

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Jaz Flowers

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Jaz Flowers

Jaz Flowers graduated from the University of Ballarat Musical Theatre course in 2008 and has consistently garnered roles in several productions to critical acclaim. Most notably, Jaz won the lead role of Tracy Turnblad in the multi award-winning production of Dainty Entertainment’s Hairspray for which she won a Sydney Theatre Award for Best Perfo… Read More

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Simon Russell

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Simon Russell

Simon has worked extensively across all entertainment mediums. He has appeared on television as the core cast role of Nick in Season 1 & 2 of ABC’s Twentysomething (nominated for AACTA Award for Best Television Comedy Series), as Danny McKillop alongside Guy Pearce in Jack Irish, as a member of the core ensemble of series 2, 3 & 4 of Work… Read More

Ensemble Cast

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Justin Anderson

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Justin Anderson

Justin’s musical theatre career began at the age of 12 when he played the role of Stitch’em in Cameron Mackintosh’s Oliver. He later continued his training at Dance Factory where he went on to become a scholarship student.
Justin has just finished travelling various parts of the world and Australia with the musical Wicked (GFO). Other prof… Read More

Sheridan Anderson

Sheridan Anderson

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Sheridan Anderson

Melbourne born, Sheridan studied at Isolation Performing Arts Studio where she also completed full-time professional training in performing arts. After working as a dancer and aerialist for Royal Caribbean International she continued her training in New York at Broadway Dance Center and Ward Acting Studio, studying with some of Broadway’s finest … Read More

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Erinn Arnel

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Erinn Arnel

Melbourne based, international dancer, model and actor Erinn Arnel has emerged as one of the most outstanding graduates to come out of Australian Ballet School. In 2009 Erinn performed with The Dancers’ Company (regional arm of the Australian Ballet Company) Australian tour, headlining Poems by Robert Ray and Nutcracker by Leigh Rowles, and in 20… Read More

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Michelle Barr

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Michelle Barr

Michelle is an accomplished performer of varied talents. She recently performed at the grand opening of Studio City Macau Hotel and Casino where she opened the show for Mariah Carey. Other credits include Heathers: The Musical and High Society at Hayes Theatre Co, Legally Blonde, Xanadu and Fame: The Musical. Michelle was a lead vocalist for The Lo… Read More

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Hugh Barrington

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Hugh Barrington

Hugh studied musical theatre at NIDA and completed his Diploma of Performing Arts at ED5 International in Sydney. He recently toured with children’s entertainment sensation, Hi-5 both nationally and internationally as the male swing and performed as a cast member for the Australian Hi-5, House of Dreams tour. Hugh has also entertained audiences a… Read More

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Kyla Bartholomeusz

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Kyla Bartholomeusz

Originally from Geelong, Kyla graduated as a scholarship student from Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance Full Time Course in 2012 and was most recently featured as Cathy in the musical Dirty Dancing: The Classic Story on Stage. Kyla recently came back from dancing and singing in New York City after winning an Australia wide scholarship, from JOIP … Read More

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Sarah Clarke

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Sarah Clarke

Sarah made her professional musical theatre debut with the Helpmann Award-winning production of A Chorus Line (Judy Turner, Sheila Bryant cover, TML Enterprises) and recently toured Australia with Hugh Jackman in the sell-out arena spectacular that was Broadway to Oz. Graduating with a Diploma of Dance & Musical Theatre, Sarah’s stage credits… Read More

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Keane Fletcher

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Keane Fletcher

A graduate of the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts, Keane joined acclaimed international singing group The Ten Tenors in 2010 and since then has gone on to appear in theatres, stadiums and concert halls all over the world. Apart from touring numerous live shows as a vocalist and choreographer, Keane has performed extensively on interna… Read More

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Scott McConnell

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Scott McConnell

Scott has worked for many years in professional musical theatre, most recently playing the role of Doody in Grease (GFO). Other shows include King Kong Live On Stage (Global Creatures), Mary Poppins (Disney Theatricals) and the original Australian cast of Hairspray (Dainty). Scott has also appeared on TV in the ABC mini-series The Divorce as well a… Read More

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Suzie Melloy

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Suzie Melloy

Suzie graduated from WAAPA in 2014 where her credits included Anita in West Side Story, Dance Captain/Placard Girl in Reefer Madness, the Pearl Lady in Thoroughly Modern Millie, Hair and Merrily We Roll Along. Suzie has performed internationally in South Korea and Germany as a leading actress and dance captain. Recently Suzie has been in high deman… Read More

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Ruvarashe Ngwenya

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Ruvarashe Ngwenya

Ruvarashe Ngwenya’s professional musical theatre career began in 2013 when she was offered the role of Shenzi in Disney’s The Lion King, where she has been performing the role ever since. Ruva’s passion for music became evident from the time she was five years old. After pursuing classical violin in her early years of high school she went on … Read More

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Morgan Palmer

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Morgan Palmer

Hailing from Perth, We Will Rock You is Morgan’s professional musical theatre debut. He started his dance training at eleven years of age in Jazz and Hip-Hop before studying at the Youth Ballet Company of Western Australia (YBWA) in Classical Ballet, Russian character and Flamenco. Originally planning to dance in Europe, the world of music theatr… Read More

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Joshua Russell

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Joshua Russell

In 2014 Joshua graduated with a Diploma of Performing Arts from ED5 International under the direction of William A Forsythe. In 2015 he moved straight into Strictly Ballroom (Global Creatures) understudying the principal role of Scott Hastings and supporting roles of Wayne Burns and Nathan Starkey. He was also fortunate enough to then appear onstag… Read More

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Ryan Sheppard

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Ryan Sheppard

Originally from the Central Coast of NSW, Ryan’s diverse career has taken him all over the world. Ryan originated the role of Chistery and served as the Dance Captain in the Australian production of Wicked (GFO), performing over 1900 shows to become one of the longest serving original cast members. He toured Europe as A-Rab in West Side Story (Su… Read More

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Leigh Sleightholme

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Leigh Sleightholme

Leigh began his dance training at 15 under the tuition of Robert Sturrock. He has also trained with vocal coach Maggie Britton and holds extensive training in acrobatics. Since 2011 Leigh has been a lead vocalist and an original cast member for the critically acclaimed show Boys in the Band (SMA Productions) touring internationally to South Africa,… Read More

Ashlee Smith

Ashlee Smith

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Ashlee Smith

Ashlee grew up studying all facets of dance and full-time musical theatre under the direction of Andrew Hallsworth at Patrick Studios Australia. Immediately after graduating, Ashlee began performing as lead vocalist onboard numerous ships in the Norwegian Cruises fleet. Ashlee then went on to play the roles of Faustina in the off-Broadway productio… Read More

Thalia Smith

Thalia Smith

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Thalia Smith

Hailing from Dubbo NSW, Thalia began training in jazz, ballet and tap at age four. After graduating Thalia was accepted into the prestigious Musical Theatre course at the VCA. In her graduating year Thalia played the lead role of Peggy Sawyer in 42nd Street. Other VCA credits include principal dancer for the Masters of Choreography students in thei… Read More

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Mike Snell

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Mike Snell

Mike kick-started his career in 2006 working with his idol Hugh Jackman in The Boy From Oz: Arena Spectacular (Ben Gannon/Robert Fox). A succession of shows quickly followed, including Miss Saigon (Cameron Mackintosh), Wicked (GFO) in which he performed the lead role of Fiyero, and Hairspray (Dainty/David Atkins). In 2012 Mike was the winner of the… Read More

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Kate Thomas

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Kate Thomas

Born in Perth, Kate discovered her love of singing and dancing at a young age. She pursued this love completing a Bachelor Degree at the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) in 2015. During her time at WAAPA, Kate was featured as Soupy Sue in Urinetown, Norma in Carrie and the lead role of Elle Woods in Legally Blonde. Kate is incr… Read More

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Karla Tonkich

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Karla Tonkich

Karla made her professional musical debut at 17 years of age in the Australian tour of High School Musical Live on Stage as an ensemble member and cover to lead roles Sharpay and Martha. In 2012 Karla graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (Music Theatre) and immediately joined the Australian cast of Legally Blonde (GFO/AT… Read More

Paul

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PAUL WATSON

Paul’s theatre credits include: Guy Cover/Male Swing in Once, Frank/Monty in Saturday Night Fever, Roger/Collins/Mark in RENT, Judas in Jesus Christ Superstar and Dan Goodman in Next to Normal. Paul is an original Jersey Boy (Norm) and was Society Max/Joey in Guys and Dolls (Donmar), Yussel in Topol in: Fiddler on the Roof, Denny Doherty in Flowe… Read More