Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to do the Time Warp again!
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Ladies and gentlemen, it's time to do the Time Warp again! The Rocky Horror Show has been rocking and shocking audiences since its debut in 1973, and it shows no signs of stopping anytime soon. This bizarre and twisted musical has become a cult classic, with fans flocking to midnight screenings and stage shows in full costume and makeup. But what is it about this show that has made it such a beloved and enduring phenomenon? Let's take a closer look.
First off, let's talk about the plot. The Rocky Horror Show is the brainchild of Richard O'Brien, who not only wrote the music and lyrics but also starred in the original production as the cross-dressing, self-proclaimed "sweet transvestite" Dr. Frank-N-Furter. The story follows newly engaged couple Brad and Janet as they stumble upon the castle of Frank-N-Furter, a mad scientist who has created his own hunky male creation named Rocky. What ensues is a wild and raunchy ride filled with sexual experimentation, gender-bending, and catchy musical numbers.
Now, let's talk about the audience participation. The Rocky Horror Show is famous for its interactive screenings and stage shows, where fans dress up as their favorite characters, shout out witty one-liners, and even throw props at the screen/stage. This participation adds a whole new level of excitement and hilarity to the show, with fans creating their own inside jokes and rituals over the years. It's like a bizarre, twisted, and hilarious secret society that you can only join if you're willing to put on a corset and sing "Don't dream it, be it."
But what really makes The Rocky Horror Show a cult classic is the way it embraces and celebrates the weird and unconventional. It's a show that encourages you to let your freak flag fly and be proud of who you are, no matter how strange or unusual. It's a show that says "Hey, it's okay to be a little bit different. In fact, it's downright fabulous." And in a world where conformity and normalcy are often prized above all else, that message is more important than ever.
So if you're looking for a night of outrageous fun, look no further than The Rocky Horror Show. With its catchy songs, outrageous characters, and anything-goes attitude, it's a show that's sure to leave you laughing, dancing, and feeling just a little bit more fabulous than before. So slip into that fishnet stocking, grab your feather boa, and get ready to do the Time Warp like it's 1973 all over again. Trust us, you won't regret it.
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Written and created by Richard O'Brien, The Rocky Horror Show has become one of the world's favourite musicals and the only contemporary rock musical to celebrate 50 years on stage.
Seen by over 30 million people worldwide, performed in over 30 countries, on every continent and has been translated into more than 20 languages.
Ready to thrill you with its frothy fun, this is the boldest bash of them all, so sharpen those stilettos for the rockiest ride of your life. Follow squeaky-clean sweethearts Brad and Janet on an adventure they'll never forget. Bursting at the seams with timeless classics, including the Time Warp, it's a guaranteed party!
The Producers of The Rocky Horror Show cannot guarantee the appearance of any particular artist, which is always subject to illness and leave arrangements. Due to a prior commitment, Myf Warhurst will not appear in performances from Wednesday 8 March – Sunday 12 March 2023.
Theatre Royal Sydney is presenting The Rocky Horror Show at Theatre Royal Wed, 22nd February to Sun, 2nd April
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Theatre Royal Sydney | Friday, 17 March 2023
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