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2018 Helpmann Awards


2018 Helpmann Awards Tickets

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About 2018 Helpmann Awards

Act II – Monday 16 July, Capitol Theatre, Sydney


Running Times:

Doors – 7:30pm

Start – 8:00pm

Finish – 10:00pm

Please note, all time are approximate and are subject to change.

Staged on the set of Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical, this Black Tie event will present Awards in all live performance genres along with celebrating the 2017 Centenary JC Williamson and Sue Nattrass Award recipients, and honouring colleagues In Memoriam. 

Hosts for the night include Olivier & Tony Nominee, performer and writer, Tony Sheldon; acclaimed choreographer Raphael Bonachela; the multiple Helpmann Award winning mezzo soprano Jacqueline Dark and celebrated musical theatre star and TV host David Campbell. 

Stellar performances will include a vivacious ‘stampede of sass’ with the cast of Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical performing “It’s Raining Men” and an evocative duet from ab [intra] with electrifying Sydney Dance Company dancers Davide Di Giovanni and Charmene Yap. The stars from the celebrated new Australian musical Muriel’s Wedding, Maggie McKenna and Madeleine Jones, will perform Amazing as their characters, Muriel and Rhonda, affirm their new friendship. 

Triple ARIA award winners, the quiet achievers of Australian pop My Friend the Chocolate Cake, withDavid Bridie, Helen Mountfort and Hope Csutoros will perform the entrancing “Weep” as part of the In Memoriam. 

The biggest line up of Australia leading female vocalists will bring the show home with songs from the hit musical and film Funny Girl. Divas and funny girls themselves, Michala Banas (Upper Middle Bogan),Natalie Bassingthwaite (The X Factor), Casey Donovan ((Australian Idol) Virginia Gay (First Tuesday Book Club), Verity Hunt-Ballard (Mary Poppins), Dami Im (Eurovision), Maggie McKenna (Muriel’s Wedding the Musical), Queenie van der Zandt (2017 Helpmann Awards Host) and Zahra Newman (Book of Mormon) will have the audience standing in their seats and cheering for more. 

Gold Pass - Act II and After Party Tickets will be issued a receipt only - official souvenir tickets will be available to collect on the night of the event only.