PREMIERE
Woy Woy Little Theatre presents
Ben Hur

The Australian PREMIERE of Ben Hur by Patrick Barlow, based on the novel by General ‘Lew' Wallace.

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July
Uniting Productions presents
Day of Reckoning

A committee meets on a winter's night to arrange the summer village fete. As protocol gives way to bickering and gossip, the personalities of those present emerge.

by Pam Valentine

1 Show
A Party of Apes presents
Party of Apes; Play on Words

After improvising a whole ass play they're about to see if lightning can strike the same place twice, by going bigger and better than before! More laughter, more tears, more abuse dished out by Matt And perhaps even a special guest star

Red Tree Theatre

OCTOBER
Sydney Lyric Theatre presents
Cinderella

Rodgers & Hammerstein's CINDERELLA is the Tony Award® winning Broadway musical from the creators of The Sound of Music that delighted Broadway audiences with its surprisingly contemporary take on the classic tale.

Coming to the Sydney Lyric in October 2022.

Sydney Lyric Theatre

TRENDING
Jopuka presents
Cosi by Louis Nowra

It's 1971 and Australia is protesting the war in Vietnam. But inside the walls of a burnt out theatre next to a psychiatric facility, the resident patients are listening to Mozart, learning their lines and occasionally skipping their medication.

The Launch Pad

Auditions
Wyong Drama Group presents
The Sentimental Bloke

A theatrical adaptation of a timeless Australian literary classic poem.er, playing two-

Composed by George Dreyfus
Transcribed and Directed by Ron Baker

Selling Fast
Ben Maiorana Entertainment presents
50 Years On - Queen

Back by popular demand - Bohemian Rhapsody are returning with a Brand New show in 2022 combining Queens ‘Greatest Hits' and a few of the most popular songs on their albums.

The Art House Theatre

Symphony
Symphony Central Coast presents
Fairy Tales

And to wrap up the year, what better than some cosy FAIRY TALES? Told and retold though generations, these magical stories are cautionary tales where good usually conquers evil, the wicked get punished, and the righteous live happily ever after. Set to music and enhanced by our imagination, come with us on a journey with dolls, trolls, witches and princes.

NOVEMBER

CCGS Performing Arts Center

3 Shows
The Art House presents
The 13 Storey TreeHouse

Andy Griffiths' & Terry Denton's best-selling book comes to life on stage for children 6-12 and their adults!

The Art House Theatre

Casting
Wyong Musical Theatre presents
Xanadu

Slap on your roller skates, pump up the glitter, and get hip to the muses! Wyong Musical Theatre Company are very excited to announce that we are producing Xanadu as our youth production in September 2022.

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TRENDING
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
World of Musicals

The World of Musicals brings the very best of Musical theatre to life. This incredible production with the wonderful revue of all your favorite musical theatre hits which include such classics as, The Lion King, Fiddler on the roof , Mamma Mia, We Will Rock You, The Mikado, The Pirates of Penzance, HMS Pinafore, The Phantom of the Opera, and many more.

The Art House Theatre

Sydney Opera House presents
Fangirls

See yourself in this subversive musical comedy about unapologetic love, identity and the underestimated power and passions of fandom. Written by award winning playwright, screenwriter and composer Yve Blake, this smash hit Australian musical features rising star Manali Datar (Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, White Pearl).

A Belvoir and Queensland Theatre co-production in association with Australian Theatre for Young People.

YIPA
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
Youth in Performing Arts

Showcasing an outstanding array of talent, the Youth In Performing Arts concert series at Laycock Street Community Theatre is the culmination of a diverse range of talented youth from across the Central Coast.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Interest
Central Coast Council presents
Central Coast Music Festival

Central Coast Music Festival will have every corner of Gosford bursting to life with live music. Do you have a desire to inspire, educate or activate your community in an area of music?! Council is calling for Expressions of Interest (EOI's) for events, workshops, activations, master classes, and live performances.

Submissions will close 2pm 21 April 2022.

1 Show
The Art House presents
Every Musical Ever

A Break-Neck History of Musical Theatre!

The Art House Theatre

Jan 2023
Gosford Musical Society presents
The Spongebob Musical

The stakes are higher than ever in this dynamic stage musical, as SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face the total annihilation of their undersea world. Chaos erupts. Lives hang in the balance. And just when all hope seems lost, a most unexpected hero rises up and takes centre stage. The power of optimism really can save the world!

Based on the series by Stephen Hillenburg
Book by Kyle Jarrow

Comedy
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase

The Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour will be tearing up the freeways of Australia to bring the best of the 2022 Festival to Gosford.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Symphony
Symphony Central Coast presents
Fast Ride

Our 2021 Concerto Competition Adjudicator's Awardee Bayden Tham will reprise his stunning performance of Camille Saint-Saëns Cello Concerto as we take a FAST RIDE in Melbourne composer Katy Abbot's Suave Machine. We'll also cruise down The Moldau, enjoy some Spanish dances from Alberto Ginastera and wrap up with Arthur Honegger's thrilling train ride Pacific 231.

June 2022

CCGS Performing Arts Center

On Sale
Wyong Musical Theatre presents
Little Women

Based on Louisa May Alcott's life, Little Women follows the adventures of sisters, Jo, Meg, Beth and Amy March. Jo weaves the story of herself and her sisters and their experience growing up in Civil War America.

The Wyong Grove Theatre

November
The Attic Theatrical presents
Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

An infamous tale, Sweeney Todd, an unjustly exiled barber, returns to nineteenth century London, seeking vengeance against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife. The road to revenge leads Todd to Mrs. Lovett, a resourceful proprietress of a failing pie shop, above which, he opens a new barber practice.

Coming to the Central Coast November 2022

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Symphony
The Art House presents
Sydney Symphony Orchestra - Bold & Brilliant: The Italian Baroque

Coming direct from two nights at the City Recital Hall in Sydney! Benjamin Bayl leads the Sydney Symphony in the glorious and uplifting compositions of the Italian Baroque.

The Art House Theatre

Sydney
Opera Australia presents
THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

Experience the phenomenon of one of the most successful musicals of all time, when Cameron Mackintosh's new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber's legendary show makes its Sydney Opera House debut.

from August 2022

Joan Sutherland Theatre

June
Red Tree Theatre presents
Mystery Play #2

`redacted` by `redacted` starring `starring`. A fantastic show about `redcated`

Red Tree Theatre Tickets from $25

Coast FM 96.3 presents
Sounds of Musical Theatre

News, reviews and music of popular stage musicals and plays.

Presented by David Wicks

Sunday Evenings

June
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
The Bee Gees Show: One Night Only

One Night Only is a celebration of the timeless music of the BeeGees. With record sellout performances around the country this truly magical concert experience honours their musical and vocal brilliance with all the fun and energy that the BeeGees were famous for.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

FREE
Naughty Noodle presents
CHANGE - Art Exhibition

From emerging to professional and acclaimed “Change” is a curated Exhibition and celebration of LGBTIQ visual artists. “Be the Change” is our theme and will be reflected through a fabulous multiarts Exhibition featuring Artists interpretation to our festival theme of CHANGE.

VIP Launch Tuesday 27 Sep 5:30pm - 9 pm. Open daily 28 Sep - 4 Oct 2022: 9am-4pm

Festival
Wyong Drama Group presents
A Celebration of Theatre

Wyong Drama Group is proud to announce their upcoming Celebration of Theatre this June.

Red Tree Theatre

Sydney
Global Creatures presents
Moulin Rouge! The Musical

Be seduced by the passion and visual splendor of Moulin Rouge! The Musical, the awe-inspiring world premiere musical based on Baz Luhrmann's groundbreaking, Oscar®-winning film. Prepare to be swept up in the Paris of your dreams, a world of romance and yearning, decadence and danger, illusion and truth.

From 28 May 2022

Capitol Theatre

1 Show
Central Coast Philharmonia Choir presents
Hope & Consolation

Featuring works by composers Daniel Elder, Elaine Hagenberg and Gabriel Faure.

Festival
Naughty Noodle presents
Coastal Twist

7 days of jam packed surprises, playful and profound fun and learnings with LGBTIQ Arts & Culture from across our region, our state and our country as we invite adventurous Artists, Thinkers and Innovators to present work that simultaneously entertains and expands our worlds, our tolerance and our possibilities.

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On Sale
Wyong Musical Theatre presents
The Trail To Oregon

The story of a pioneer family and their journey to Oregon in the style of the Oregon Trail video game.

The Wyong Grove Theatre

SOON
Gosford Musical Society presents
Priscilla, Queen of the Desert

Put on your wigs, heels and all the glitter you can find because the iconic, essentially Australian, joyous and award-winning PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT is coming to the Central Coast in 2022!!

Book by Stephan Elliott and Allan Scott

Laycock Street Community Theatre

On Sale
Gosford Musical Society presents
School of Rock

THE ULTIMATE FIELD TRIP! Based on the hilarious hit movie. These kids are going to learn what it takes to become the most awesome rock ‘n' roll band.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Magic
Sydney Opera House presents
Penn & Teller

Get ready to have your mind completely blown! The world's most legendary magicians bring their record breaking Las Vegas live show to Sydney for their Australian premiere tour.

June 1 ~ 11 in the Joan Sutherland Theatre

Joan Sutherland Theatre

On Sale
Gosford Musical Society presents
Aladdin Jr

Based on the 1992 Academy-Award®-winning film and the 2014 hit Broadway show Disney's Aladdin JR. is a one act, eleven scene theatrical masterpiece about everyone's favourite “diamond in the rough”, the penniless street rat, Aladdin.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Soon
Wyong Drama Group presents
Clue: On Stage

The classic board game is brought to life in Clue: On Stage!

Wadsworth - Brett Perkins, Yvette - Rebecca Sharples, Miss Scarlet - Georgia Martin, Mrs Peacock - Gabriella McIntosh, Mrs White - Dianne Ormsby, Colonel Mustard - Andy Kabanoff, Professor Plum - Darryl Butler, Mr Green - Stuart Mortimer

Red Tree Theatre

August 18th-27th

Opera
Opera Australia presents
The Barber of Seville

Beyond haircuts and beard trims, this canny barber is the city's matchmaking maestro!

The Art House Theatre

Sydney Opera House presents
Do You Hear The People Sing?

Celebrate one of musical theatre's finest pairings in an Australian premiere concert spectacular. Over a decade in the making, this unforgettable tribute to the creators of Les Miserables, Miss Saigon and more will span 50 years of Claude-Michel Schönberg and Alain Boublil's iconic collaborations.

Starring Michael Ball, John Owen-Jones, Rachel Tucker, Bobby Fox, David Harris, Sooha Kim, Suzie Mathers, and Marie Zamora

Tenors
The Art House presents
The Italian Tenors

Direct from Italy and returning in 2022 for their Fifth Australian tour, the Italian Tenors are three of Europe's most successful operatic tenors who have become a worldwide pop-opera phenomenon.

The Art House Theatre

LIMITED
Sydney Lyric Theatre presents
Mary Poppins

At its heart MARY POPPINS is a story about family and the infinite possibilities that lie within us all. It's time to rediscover the undeniable magic of childhood and show new generations that anything can happenif you let it.

Sydney Lyric Theatre in May 2022 for a strictly limited run.

Sydney Lyric Theatre

August
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
Menopause the Musical

Celebrating its 20th anniversary, the original New York and Las Vegas hit Menopause The Musical® returns to Laycock Street Theatre.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Writers
Woy Woy Little Theatre presents
Flash Festival

Now, after a long COVID hiatus the Festival will be returning in 2022, and this year will be held in September 23, 24 and 25. The theme for FLASH 2022 is “WHAT IF?”

Four performances to be held on 23, 24 and 25 September

On Sale
Woy Woy Little Theatre presents
Travelling North

Frank is a bugger, but somehow Frances has fallen for him. They happily leave chilly Melbourne for tropical Queensland, seeking warmer climes and a change in lifestyle, to the horror and inconvenience of their children.

Peninsula Theatre

Tour
SK Entertainment presents
FRIENDS! The Musical Parody

Join your six favourite friends at your favourite café for a night of unstoppable laughs with the new parody musical that lovingly lampoons the beloved NBC sitcom!

AUSTRALIAN TOUR

September
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
Girls on Tap

Fresh from a season at Rave Theater Festival in New York City, and a SOLD OUT season at Glen Street Theatre, Girls On Tap are presenting female life one (shuffle-hop) step at a time.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

Symphony
Symphony Central Coast presents
Nordic Lights

‘There is depth in the searching, brooding reflections of the icy landscape under the NORDIC LIGHTS'. Sibelius' passionate Violin Concerto is a much-loved tour de force in the orchestral repertoire and is one of the most frequently performed 20th century works. Madeleine Easton will explore its herculean intensity and emotional sensitivity. Finlandia, Sibelius' hymn to his native country and a symphony by the Dane composer Carl Nielsen are perfect Scandinavian accompaniments.

18 September 2022

CCGS Performing Arts Center

September
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
1927

From the golden era for Australian rock bands, to reinvigorating fans today, 1927 have been entertaining audiences for 30 years and have stood the test of time as icons of the Australian music scene.

Laycock Street Community Theatre

September
Laycock Street Community Theatre presents
Music of the Night

An International Tribute to the Music of Andrew Lloyd Webber. Also including great musical hits from London's West End and Broadway Music of the Night ' A Celebration of Myusicals'.

The Art House Theatre

October
The Art House presents
An Afternoon At The Proms

A Musical Spectacular 2022 - This stunning spectacular salutes the famous BBC Proms Concerts of London's Royal Albert Hall.

The Art House Theatre

On Sale
Woy Woy Little Theatre presents
The Appleton Ladies Potato Race

A very Australian, effervescently entertaining, laugh-out-loud funny new play with serious things to say and a gentle way of saying them.

Peninsula Theatre

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