Sheldon hosts a celebration of
MUSICALS” starring Toni Lamond,
Michael Cormick and many more Australian musical theatre celebrities!
1000th episode of Henry Sachwald’s THEATRETRACK goes
to air 4th September 2008.
On Thursday 4th September Henry Sachwald
will be doing what he has been doing for the past 999 programs
of Theatretrack - presenting the best of Broadway West End and
Australian original cast recordings.
If you’ve gone to bed on Thursday nights with Henry Sachwald,
you won’t want to miss the Theatretrack Millenium Show on
Thursday September 4th. It was good in in 1984 and it’s
even better in 2008.
Hear more of the music you’ve enjoyed for the past 999 programs
on Theatretrack on Thursday night September 4th as Henry Sachwald’s
Theatretrack presents the Millenium Show.
Hear selections from the just released 2008 Broadway Cast Recordings
of South Pacific and Gypsy, plus the 2008 Tony Award winning musical
In the Heights, plus your favourites from Broadway greats including
Sondheim, Lerner & Loewe, Rodgers & Hammerstein and George
A Very Special Person and a Very Special Milestone
Henry Sachwald has turned a labour of love into a broadcast institution
Committed to introducing Australian audiences to the best of Broadway,
West End and Australian musical theatre, Henry has worked as an
unpaid volunteer at 3MBS-FM in Melbourne since 1983. On Monday
night the 6th August 1984, Henry presented his first program of
Theatretrack. Since that date Henry has introduced Australian
audiences to the sights and sounds of Broadway’s Golden
Age, the West End musical successes of the 1980’s and 90’s
and the recordings of Australian classic and contemporary musical
He has interviewed the greats of Australian, American and English
musical theatre including
Kelley Abbey, Angela Ayres, Eleanor Bergstein, Peter Brocklehurst,
Simon Burke, Peter Carroll, Geoffrey Chard, Cy Coleman, Barbara
Cook, Judi Connelli, John Diedrich, Chistine Douglas, Jon Ewing,
Judi Farr, Michael Feinstein, Taryn Fiebig, Jason Gilkison, Jodie
Gillies, Ricky Ian Gordon, Evans Haile, George Hearn, Paul Karo,
Donna Lee, Colette Mann, Rod McClennan, Keith Michell, Jean-Pierre
Mignon, Danny Nash, Kelly O'Hara, Paige O'Hara, Nancye Hayes,
Elaine Paige, Frederick Parslow, Faith Prince, Marina Prior, Chita
Rivera, Diedre Rubenstein, Stephen Schwartz, Thomas Z. Shepard,
Tony Sheldon, Cahrles Strouse, Geraldine Turner, Stuart Wagstaff,
Roweena Wallace, John Waters, Frank Wilson, Maury Yeston.
Listeners to Henry Sachwald’s Theatretrack include Geoffrey
Rush, Lisa McCune, Marina Prior, High Jackman and thousands of
other loyal weekly regulars who have become subscribers and devoted
fans of 3MBS through Theatretrack.
ELLIOT the MUSICAL will open in Melbourne December 2008.
critically-acclaimed production will commence performances at
Her Majesty's Theatre, Melbourne, on Tuesday, December 30 ahead
of the Melbourne premiere on Thursday, January 15. The
search for Melbourne's Billy Elliots will commence soon with auditions
being held in June and July. Tickets will go on sale in September.
25 April 2008)
sweeps Green Room Awards
Cabaret Festival launched
Parke bound for Perth, Riverside
The Word sequel headed to Sydney
of the future on show
dumps Tuesday performances
to open in February 2009
mainstay David Nettheim dies
And Dolls about to opening
off to New Zealand
Fair Lady is Melbourne bound
Billys on the boil
School Musical to open in December
Ullmann to direct STC show
back at STC
to play Theatre Royal
Sweet & Song program announced
looks for life beyond Seymour
and LEARN ON BROADWAY
See Broadway shows ON Broadway.
Meet and work with Broadway professionals.
Henry Sachwald, presenter of THEATRETRACK and a native New Yorker
can lead your next group on an insider's tour of Broadway and