JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT (2022/2023 Australian Tour)
By arrangement with the Really Useful Group, Tim Lawson in association with Michael Harrison Entertainment presented The London Palladium production of JOSEPH AND THE AMAZING TECHNICOLOR DREAMCOAT which 1st preview on November 13, 2022, opened on November 16, 2022 at the Regent Theatre in Melbourne and closed on January 8, 2023. The show then had it’s 1st preview on February 11, 2023, opened on February 16, 2023 at the Capitol Theatre in Sydney and closed on April 16, 2023.
Music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Lyrics by Tim Rice. Directed by Laurence Connor, Choreographed by Joann M Hunter, with Music Supervision by John Rigby, Music Direction by Peter Rutherford, Dance Arrangements by Sam Davis, Orchestral Adaptations by David Andrew Wilson and Orchestrations by John Cameron, Set and Costume Design by Morgan Large, Lighting Design by Ben Cracknell, Sound Design by Gareth Owen and Hair, Wigs & Makeup Design by Richard Mawbey.
Executive Produced by Paula McKinnon, Technical Direction by Frank Harlow, Australian Associate Direction by Darren Yap, Resident Direction and Choreography by Thern Reynolds, Associate Direction by Nikki Woollaston and Associate Choreography by Billy Mitchell.
MELBOURNE (Regent Theatre):
STARRING Euan Fistrovic Doidge (Joseph) and Paulini (The Narrator), Shane Crawford (Pharaoh), Trevor Ashley (some performances as Pharaoh) featuring an adult cast of Seryan Burke-Low, Sarah Dimas, Matt Douglass, David Duketis, Ashlee Hammerin, David Hammond, Jackson Head, Alex Hyne, Hanlon Innocent, Nat Jobe, Heath Keating, Nicolas van Litsenborgh, Avigalle Mendoza, William Motunuu, Courtney Murray, Catrina Ralph, Daniel Raso, Annabelle Rosewarne, Asmara Soekotjo, Gabriella Tooma, William Tukia Edwards, Nicole Vella and Stephanie Wall.
The children’s ensemble included Chelsey Abela, Nevaeh Bangit, Thalia Barrientos, William Blakiston, Honey Brodie, Carina Chen, Harry Cook, Sebastian Dovey Cribbes, Flora Feldman, Reagan George, Mia Giordano, Jasper Hall, Macy Harvie, Indiana Hurst, Grace Ivas, Amaya Kendall, Isobel Lauber, Caleb Lee, Maisy Lester-Bryant, Mason Litsos, Jasper McDonald Parsons, Lada Mekmathayan, William Mulready, Lira Mollison, Charlie Mulcahy, Imogen Premraj, Ava Quarrell, Lachlan Tan, Shaenyce Theodore, Elisha Villa, Hamish West and Erena Zhu.
SYDNEY (Capitol Theatre):
STARRING Euan Fistrovic Doidge (Joseph) and Paulini (The Narrator), Trevor Ashley (Pharaoh) featuring an adult cast of Sarah Dimas, David Duketis, Jackson Head, Alex Hyne, Hanlon Innocent, Nat Jobe, Nicolas van Litsenborgh, Avigalle Mendoza, William Motunuu, Courtney Murray, Catrina Ralph, Daniel Raso, Annabelle Rosewarne, Asmara Soekotjo, Gabriella Tooma, William Tukia Edwards and Stephanie Wall.
SWINGS included: Seryan Burke-Low, Matt Douglass, David Hammond, Heath Keating, Ashlee Hammerin and Nicole Vella.
The children’s ensemble included Beatrix Alder, Tamsin Alder, Jacob Ashley, Oliver Bosward, Aria Calabro, Reggie Davy, Chloe Delle-Vedove, Xavier Diamond, Jeffrey Dimi, Katia Englezos, Jourdan Evans, Nina Gallas, Ashlynne Garnica, Jaime Rose Griffiths, Leila Gruggen, Faith Hedley, Hannah Heimans, Tommy Kent, Kiki Kersten, Isabella Ly, Miarose Matthews, Amelia Noble-Murray, Millie Price, Ben Stabile, William Steiner, Matilda Teiotu, Jordan Thompson, Aleia Tiliacos, James Valandidas, Finn Walsham, Winnie Walters and Saxon Weaver.
Music Direction by Peter Rutherford, Associate Music Director / Children’s Md / Keyboard 3: Michelle Nguyen, Assistant Music Director / Keyboard 2: Rainer Pollard, Keyboard 1: Andrew Patterson, Guitar: Marcus Kurban, Bass: Jo To, Drums: Dave Hatch, Violin: Imelda Baligod, Reed: Stuart Brownley, Horn: Deborah Hart and Percussion: Anna Camara & Leah Scholes.
Associate Music Director / Children’s Music Director: Michelle Nguyen, UK Production Manager: Simon Gooding, Associate Sound Designer: Andy Green, Associate Costume Designer: Lee Tassie, Associate Lighting Designer/Programmer: Sarah Brown, Assistant Lighting Designer: Tamykha Patterson, Associate Lighting Designer: Kathy Pineo, Associate Sound Designer: Julian Spink, UK Production Sound: Joe Green, Production Sound Engineer: Andrew Poppleton, UK Production Electrician: Chris Vaughan, Production Electrician: Callum Adams, Lighting Programmer: Matthew Quince, Keyboard Programmer: Stuart Andrews, Followspot Caller: Toni Richards and Automation Engineer: Anton Woodward.
Company Manger: Bradley Barrack, Deputy Company Manager: Ryan Tate, Stage Manager: Maree Kanowski, Deputy Stage Manager: Neole Goss, Deputy/Assistant Stage Manager: Margaret Ernst, Assistant Stage Managers: Georgia Kate Bell and Isobelle De Livera, Head Chaperone: Emma Callaghan, Chaperone: Mitchell Fistrovic Doidge, Chaperone: Nikola Gucciardo, Tutor: Faith Kelly, Head Mechanist: Kane Ernst, Deputy Head Mechanist: Tom Pugh, Technical Swing: Roni Wilkinson, Head Electrician: Seb Miloradovic, Deputy Head Electrician: Kit Cunneen, Automation: Adam Paine, Head of Sound: Paul Tilley, Deputy Head of Sound: Tracy Leong, Radio Mic Technician: Tanieka Stones, Head of Props: Garry Bradley, Deputy Head of Props: Zoe Manning, Head of Wardrobe: Jennifer Hall, Deputy Head of Wardrobe: Siobhan Walsh and Head of Wigs and Makeup: Kelsie Parsons.
FOR TML ENTERPRISES, lead producer of the Australian tour:
CEO: Tim Lawson, Vice President Asia Pacific: Toby Simkin, Executive Producer: Paula McKinnon, Financial Controller: Yolanda Gentle, Production Manager: Frank Harlow, Associate Producer: Gabi Overton, Marketing & Advertising: Amy Maiden, Kate McDonald, David Harrison, Madeleine Fitzgerald and Bella Dalrymple, Senior Marketing Consultant: Kendra Reid, Ticketing Consultant: Angela Higgins, Senior Ticketing Account Manager: Laura Prunty, Publicity (National): Bruce Pollack, Publicity (Melbourne): Julie Cavanagh, Publicity (Sydney): Amanda Buckworth, Accountant: Pitcher Partners.
Regent Theatre Head Mechanist: Nikai Van Garderen, Regent Theatre Head Electrician: Andrew Marshall, Mechanists: Christina Botha, Emily Campbell, Brendan Ewing, Peter Lavery, Silas Reeves (Swing) Flys: Creed Butler-Zelon, William Campbell, Allan Cochrane, Floor LX: Kane Wilson, Domes: Elly Baigent, Holly Crawford, Kareena Dhaliwal, LX Swing: August Shearman, Props: Danny Miller, Wigs: Emily Keely Heitzmann, Dressers: Emma Beard, Olivia Clark Emma Farington, Ezmeralda Gulian, Tish Herbert, Maree Mackenzie, Sarah Neil, Beth O’Tool (Swing), Andrea Ousley, Jaimi Richards, Wardrobe Maintenance: Bianka Gunay, Fabian Holford and Kay Vandenburg
Scenery built by Rocket Scenery, Nick Lister, Kevin Bennett, Lighting equipment provided by Production Resource Group, Sound Equipment Provided by JPJ Audio, Props Made by Showworks and Melbourne Theatre Company, Costuming Technicolored Dreamcoat & Joseph Costume by The Costume Workshop Ltd, Embroidery by London Embroidery Studio, Narrator Costume by Elspeth Threadgold, Men’s Tailoring by Costume Workshop Ltd., Mervyn Wallace, Michelle Brett, Ladies Costumes by Ashleigh Cherry, Marie Chandler, Sue James, Wendy Benstead, Melanie Nute, Emma Jealous, Go-Go-Go Joseph & Can Can Costumes by Laura Lejeune & Midnight Costume Services, Children’s Costumes by Barrington Briggs, Dianne Kelly, Dying & Printing by Nicola Killeen Textiles Ltd, Additional Embroideries by Jill Wheeler, Shirts by A.A. Dometakis London, Egypt Armour & Costumes Props by Robert Allsopp & Associates, Leatherwork by Morgan & Wells, Shoes by Gamba Theatrical Footwear, Freight by Australian Touring Services, Risk Assessment by Eva & Associates, Physiotherapy by Performance Medicine, Rehearsal Rooms by Melbourne Opera Centre, Merchandise by Araca Merchandise and souvenir brochure by Conceptonic