Today on Fantastic Fantastix – the podcast that really counts, we are discussing Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! Musicals! Aussie! Aussie! Aussie! Musicals! I spoke to the absolutely lovely Cathy Boyle about the top 5 Australian Musicals – whether it be a little battler Aussie musical or a fair dinkum international blockbuster.
So, settle back, grab a lamington and enjoy an absolute beaut countdown of the top 5 Australian Musicals with Cathy Boyle….
Cathy’s Top 5 (Little Aussie Battlers)
- Ladies in Black
- The Venetian Twins
- The Hat-Pin
- The Sapphires
Paul’s Top 5
- The Boy from Oz
- Priscilla, Queen of the Desert
- The Hat-Pin
- Evie & The Birdman
FANTASTIX BONZA BITS IN THE CHIN WAG
- Cathy moving from on stage to off-stage responsibilities – She’s a little bit bossy….
- Little Aussie Battlers versus Australian Blockbusters
- A horrible true story that actually works as a musical
- Who could have been even better than Drew Forsythe in the role of the twins (in Cathy’s eyes)???
- Who is Blancha?
- The joys of working on a lesser known musical
- The ‘I want to do you slowly. Holy Moly.’ T-Shirt
- Travelling North – The Musical, Paul Hogan – The Musical or Slim Dusty – The Musical. Any others?
- “I can’t – I’ve got yoga”
THINGS TO CHECK OUT AFTER THIS EPISODE (SHOW NOTES)
Strathfield Musical Society’s – Ladies in Black. Book your tickets.
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