MIDWEEK MATINEE SEASON 2019
LIVE SHOWS @11am (Morning tea 10am) Swinging On Broadway Swinging on Broadway takes us back to an era when Louis Armstrong, Peggy Lee, Tony Bennett and Ol’ Blue Eyes regularly topped the charts with Broadway toe-tappers. Melissa Langton will be swinging down Broadway with a mix of classic show tunes and some playful reinterpretations of more recent Broadway favourites, including All That Jazz, My Favourite Things, Wouldn’t It Be Loverley and many more.
Wednesday 13 February 11am Approx 1 hr 15 mins (no interval)
Pirates To Pinafore – The Complete Works Of Gilbert & Sullivan This hilarious show featuring all 14 musicals of Gilbert and Sullivan in one sensationally fast-paced and beautifully sung production, stars tenors Roy Best & Philip Gould, soprano Alison Rae Jones and Chris McKenna. Enjoy songs and scene highlights from such wonderful musicals as The Mikado, HMS Pinafore, Pirates of Penzance - to name but a few. Join this stellar cast in a production of beautiful singing told through the eyes of Gilbert & Sullivan and their manager.
Wednesday 20 March 11am Approx 1 hr 30 mins (no interval)
Practically Perfect Practically Perfect celebrates the life and music of the legendary Dame Julie Andrews and features some of her best known songs from Mary Poppins, My Fair Lady, The Sound of Music and more. Interwoven with stories of her life on and off the stage, you will be taken on a singing and dancing journey from the West End to Broadway and Hollywood. An exquisite show starring the talented Karla Hillam and Jeremy Hinman, this is a tribute to a stage and screen living legend.
Wednesday 24 April 11am Approx 1 hr 15 mins (no interval)
Caruso To Carreras All the great tenors and their leading ladies feature in this spectacular show comprising 100 years of songs and arias. Caruso, Pavarotti, Lanza, Domingo, Carreras and many more legends of the stage are beautifully portrayed by star tenor Roy Best and international soprano Alison Rae Jones. Compered by Chris McKenna and accompanied on piano by Len Vorster, you’ll enjoy hit after hit including Be My Love, Nessun Dorma, Bring Him Home and classic duets Strangers in Paradise and The Loveliest Night of the Year.
Wednesday 17 July 11am Approx 1 hr 15 mins (no interval)
Tenori – Timeless Why do some songs stand the test of time? David Kidd, Craig Atkinson and Andrew Pryor share a collection of enduring classics from the worlds of Opera, Music Theatre, Pop and Jazz. Tenori have established themselves as a national touring force, travelling the length and breadth of Australia. They are excited to share fresh versions of songs by Puccini, Rodgers and Hammerstein, Lloyd-Webber, Simon & Garfunkel, Verdi, Peter Allen and more, with a three-piece band.
Wednesday 4 September 11am Approx 1 hr 15 mins (no interval)
Celebrate – It’s Christmas! The Whitehorse Centre are thrilled to welcome back The Gaslight Company, starring the wonderful tenor Roy Best along with Chris McKenna, Len Vorster and soprano Alison Rae Jones. Christmas with this cast is always a highlight and all your favourite Christmas carols will be performed, along with some contemporary Christmas songs. Don’t miss this fun show laced with beautiful singing that will truly leave you in the Christmas spirit!
Wednesday 18 December 11am Approx 1 hr 15 mins (no interval)
CLASSIC FILMS @10am (Morning tea 9:15am) The Cat And The Canary (1939) Bob Hope stars in this hilarious comedy thriller as the timid uncle and protector of his niece, who is the sole beneficiary of an eccentric millionaire’s estate. A night in a haunted mansion with jealous relatives and a creepy maid makes for an equal mix of both frights and fun. Wednesday 22 May 10am / 1 hr 10 mins (no interval)
Please Don’t Eat The Daisies (1960) Doris Day and David Niven star in this jovial comedy. A rambunctious brood of boys, a theatre-critic husband and a home in need of many repairs keeps Day hanging on through thick and thin in this breezy, family-fun film. Wednesday 26 June 10am / 1 hr 50 mins (no interval)
A Breath Of Scandal (1960) Austrian princess (Sophia Loren) scorns her mother’s wish to marry a prince and instead sets her sights on a visiting US mining engineer (John Gavin). The elaborate costumes and décor of Viennese society make for a charming and refreshing romantic comedy. Wednesday 14 August 10am / 1 hr 35 mins (no interval)
The Adventures Of Robin Hood (1938) The dashing Errol Flynn duels his way across medieval England in this lavish, witty and fast-paced retelling of the Robin Hood legend. Starring Olivia de Havilland, Basil Rathbone and a boisterous who’s who of character actors as the Merry Men. Wednesday 16 October 10am / 1 hr 40 mins (no interval)
Road To Singapore (1940) B&W The hottest movie trio of the 1940’s - Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour chart a course for comedy and romance in this legendary ‘Road To’ series. When two buddies arrive on an exotic island, a lovely young dancer soon becomes the object of their wise-cracking war for her affections. Wednesday 6 November 10am / 1 hr 25 mins (no interval)
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Season 2019 PACKAGES
Full Package (all 11)
Live Show Package (all 6)
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Swinging On Broadway 13 Feb
Pirates To Pinafore
Caruso To Carreras
Tenori – Timeless
Celebrate – It’s Christmas!
The Cat And The Canary 22 May
Please Don’t Eat The Daisies
A Breath Of Scandal
The Adventures Of Robin Hood
Road To Singapore
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