Side By Side By Sondheim poster

Production

  • Side By Side By Sondheim

Year

  • 2011
  • 2012

Creative Team

  • Craig Renshaw (Musical Director)
  • Stuart Maunder (Director)

Cast (at various times)

  • Rachael Beck
  • Amelia Cormack
  • Margi de Ferranti
  • Michael Falzon
  • Enda Markey
  • Lucy Maunder
  • Jessica Rowe
  • Geraldine Turner

Venues

  • Seymour Centre, Sydney
  • Bathurst Entertainment Centre
  • Canberra Theatre Centre
  • Geelong Performing Arts Centre

Our first production, the acclaimed revue, Side By Side By Sondheim premiered in Sydney and toured Australia in 2011 and 2012.

Stephen Sondheim is the most acclaimed composer on Broadway. He has won eight Tony Awards (more than any other composer), eight Grammys, a Pulitzer Prize and an Oscar. His phenomenal legacy includes lyrics for the musicals West Side Story and Gypsy, as well as music and lyrics for Follies, Company, A Little Night Music, A Funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum and Sweeney Todd.

Side By Side By Sondheim is a celebration of Mr Sondheim’s earlier work in landmark shows that revolutionised musical theatre. This wonderful production celebrates some of his best known works including Send In The Clowns, Broadway Baby, Losing My Mind and Being Alive as well as featuring songs from West Side Story and Gypsy.

Production

  • Side By Side By Sondheim

Year

  • 2012

Creative Team

  • Craig Renshaw (Musical Director)
  • Andrew Pole (Director)

Cast

Rachael Beck, Mitchell Butel, Alinta Chidzey, Peter Cousens, Margi de Ferranti, Paula Duncan, Lucy Durack, Michael Falzon, Virginia Gay, Erin James, Ruthie Henshall, Melissa Langton, Ben Lewis, Stephen Mahy, Elise McCann, Enda Markey, Meow Meow, Amanda Muggleton, Lara Mulcahy, Judy Nunn, Anna O’Byrne, Andrew O’Keefe, Anita Plateris, Shaun Rennie, Jessica Rowe, Garry Scale, Lyn Shakespeare, Geraldine Turner, Bruce Venables, Belinda Wollaston.

Venues

  • Theatre Royal, Sydney

On Friday 20 April 2012, we presented a very special concert version of Side By Side By Sondheim at Theatre Royal, Sydney. This unique entertainment event featured some of Australia’s most popular and acclaimed performers, headlined by the West End and Broadway icon Ruthie Henshall, who made her Australian debut in the concert.

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