Musical

By PHILIP CHANDLER Wakatipu High school’s taking a politically-correct approach to its next musical. A student cast and crew of about 90 is staging the popular 1971 musical, Grease, about a high school romance set in ’50s America, next week. Three months...

Showbiz’s one-night stand

By PHILIP CHANDLER Despite having to postpone its 2020 musical, Showbiz Queenstown’s still hitting the stage this year, just, with a one-off show this Friday. Showtunes at the Sherwood will feature songs and medleys from the musical theatre society’s annual shows...
We're in a small independent radio station, Radio K.A.O.S., in Queenstown in 1987. Everything's humming, so station owner Errol Spearme decides to float it. Then, you guessed it, the sharemarket crashes. Spearme's swallowed up by Giant Radio Network (motto, "keeping the little...
It was the decade of big hair, big shoulder pads and big hits. Now a new musical's bringing the biggest and best of the '80s to Queenstown. Arrowtowner Charlotte Graf's penned her first musical, Margaret O'Hanlon and Mike Legge. Featuring music from...
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