Event The Boy From Oz
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Venue Rod Laver Arena, Melbourne, VIC
First Date 11 August 2006
Opening Date 11 August 2006
Last Date 13 August 2006
Dates Estimated No
Status Professional
World Premiere No
Part of a Tour Yes
Description Remount for the 'Arena Stage' of previously highly successful stage musical of the life of Peter Allen (premiered 1997 on the orthodox lyric stage). Hugh Jackman is the Peter Allen in this version.
Description Source Personal Opinion
Primary Genre Music Theatre
Secondary Genre Test Musical
Biographical
Subjects Australian National Identity
Biography
Organisations
Contributors
Name Function Notes
Chrissie Amphlett Actor Judy Garland
Maureen Andrew Actor Josie Mann
Brooke Antonello Actor Swing
Murray Bartlett Actor Greg Connell
Veronica Beattie Actor Chorus
Blake Bowden Actor Swing
Ashley Evans Actor Chorus
Shardyn Fahey-Leigh Actor Little Peter
Sheridan Farr Actor Chorus
Anthony Ginandjar Actor Chorus
Rebecca Grennan Actor Chorus
Peter Hardy Actor Dee Anthony
Sarah Harlow Actor Trio
Colleen Hewett Actor Marion Woolnough
Mitchell Hicks Actor Chorus
Kate Maree Hoolihan Actor Trio
Hugh Jackman Actor Peter Allen
Camilla Jakimowicz Actor Chorus
Caroline Kaspar Actor Chorus
David Keene Actor Brian Henderson
Matthew Lee Actor Chorus
James Maxfield Actor Chorus
Shelley McShane Actor Chorus
Rarmian Newton Actor Little Peter
Jillian O'Dowd Actor Valerie
Christopher Parson Actor Chorus
Troy Phillips Actor Chorus
Joel Rasmussen Actor Chorus
Adam Scown Actor Chorus
Matthew Serafini Actor Chorus
Leigh Jane Shorten Actor Chorus
Mike Snell Actor Swing
Dylan Speedy Actor Little Peter
Rebecca Tapia Actor Trio
Rozie Tiplady Actor Chorus
Kuki Tipoki Actor Chorus
Angela Toohey Actor Liza Minnelli
Ben Veitch Actor Chorus
Rowena Vilar Actor Chorus
Joshua Waiss Gates Actor Little Peter
Nick Warnford Actor Chris Bell
David Piper Assistant Musical Director
Kelley Abbey Choreographer
Kenny Ortega Choreographer
Peter Allen Composer
Roger Kirk Costume Designer
Kenny Ortega Director
Patrick Woodroffe Lighting Designer
Peter Allen Lyricist
Michael Tyack Musical Director
Robert Fox Producer
Ben Gannon Producer
Brian Thomson Set Designer
Michael Waters Sound Designer
Nick Enright Writer
Resources
Works
Text Nationality Australia
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information There was also a huge chorus and choir recruited locally in each of the tour's arena production venues: in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane and Perth.
Data Source
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Data Reviewed By Sean Weatherly (SeanWeatherly) on 30 January 2013
Event Identifier 68546