Musicals

Musical Listening in Arts

Musical Listening in Arts

October 10, 2012

Arts, Musicals:

Musical theatre features on new Listening Post music in Arts highlighting some recent CD arrivals, plus a few popular titles making a return visit. There are eight jukebox listening posts… Read More ›

Something to sing about in the Arts Library

Something to sing about in the Arts Library

August 20, 2012

Arts, Music, Musicals:

A selection of some of the newer piano-vocal scores available for browsing in the Agnes Robertson Music Scores Room in the Arts Library: Shrek, the musical: lyrics by David Lindsay-Abaire… Read More ›

New Music:  Bubblegum hits, Celtic Divas & a smokingun

New Music: Bubblegum hits, Celtic Divas & a smokingun

August 17, 2012

Arts, Music, Musicals:

New CD arrivals include the following:  Graeme Lyall meets the Joe Chindamo Trio : smokingun. For jazz fans there is “Smokingun” featuring two Australian jazz greats together.  Saxophonist, Graeme Lyall,… Read More ›

Arts on Film:  Cats, Phantom, Les Miserables & more.

Arts on Film: Cats, Phantom, Les Miserables & more.

August 14, 2012

Arts, Musicals, Theatre:

Hey Mr Producer : the musical world of Cameron MacKintosh! is the next program in the Arts on Film series, to be screened this Wednesday August 14 in Arts. This… Read More ›

Roald Dahl’s Matilda : the musical : a smash hit in Arts!

Roald Dahl’s Matilda : the musical : a smash hit in Arts!

July 20, 2012

Arts, Music, Musicals:

No sooner had Roald Dahl’s Matilda : the musical : original cast recording hit the shelves in Arts recently, than it was requested several times.  It seemed like every other… Read More ›

New Listening Post Sounds: Annie, Australian Pop & more.

New Listening Post Sounds: Annie, Australian Pop & more.

May 31, 2012

Arts, Music, Musicals:

Some great Australian recordings feature on new CDs arriving in Arts. All of these and many more are currently available on Listening Posts 7 & 8 in Arts. There are… Read More ›

The pleasures of browsing…..I live for the theatre!

The pleasures of browsing…..I live for the theatre!

May 14, 2012

Arts, Musicals, New books, Performing Arts, Theatre:

We used to call them “open access” collections, but they have been transformed into the far more appealing “browsing shelves”; a pleasant notion which carries with it the possibility of… Read More ›

Broadway double bill screening

Broadway double bill screening

May 9, 2012

Arts, Musicals:

A double bill tribute to the Broadway musical, is the next program in the Arts on Film series to be screened this Wednesday May 9 in Arts. Broadway’s Leading Ladies… Read More ›

New CD Listening in Arts

New CD Listening in Arts

November 17, 2011

Arts, Music, Musicals, Popular music:

New CDs arriving into the collection include music from icons of pop culture such as Peter, Paul & Mary, George Harrison and Santana ;  jazzy moods with The Syncopators ;  and classical favourites like The… Read More ›

Musicals double-bill screening.

Musicals double-bill screening.

September 27, 2011

Arts, Musicals:

A Musicals double-bill tribute to the American musical, is the next program in the Music and Dance on Film series to be screened this Wednesday September 28 in Arts. Guys and Dolls… Read More ›