Strictly Ballroom : The Musical single work   musical theatre  
Adaptation of Strictly Ballroom Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 1992 single work film/TV
Issue Details: First known date: 2014 2014
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Notes

  • Nominated for Best Costume Design at the 2014 Helpmann Awards.

Production Details

  • World premiere scheduled for Sydney Lyric Theatre: March 25, 2014. Director: Daniel Kramer.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Works about this Work

Strictly Speaking, Duo Having a Ball Debbie Cuthbertson , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 13 January 2015; (p. 2)
Baz Financials Are Strictly Confidential Andrew Hornery , 2015 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 17-18 January 2015; (p. 18)
'It may have ended its Sydney run weeks ahead of schedule, but the bureaucrats who invested millions of dollars of public money into the Sydney production of Baz Luhrmann and Catherine Martin’s Strictly Ballroom The Musical stage show are adamant the investment paid dividends.'
This Show Is Strictly Luhrmann Phil Brown , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 24 February 2015; (p. 11)
'It took young stars Thomas Lacey and Phoebe Panaretos eight months gruelling auditioning before writer and director Baz Luhrmann gave them the nod for Strictly Ballroom The Musical...'
Tweaks to Ballroom Twirls but Terrific Young Duo Stays Debbie Cuthbertson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 17 January 2015; (p. 36)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Strictly for Fans of Big Spectacle Cameron Woodhead , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 19 January 2015; (p. 23)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
A Dream Half Realised Peter Craven , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Saturday Paper , 31 January 2015;

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Canvas Recommends : Stage : Strictly Ballroom 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 5 September 2015; (p. 2)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Dance is in the Air Rosemary Neill , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 25-26 January 2014; (p. 4-6)
Mardi Gras Float Will be Strictly One of a Kind Daisy Dumas , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 22-23 February 2014; (p. 7)
Strictly Ballroom the Musical Launches with Gatsby-esque Fanfare Maryann Wright , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 24 February 2014;
Baz's Ballroom : Strict as You Like, Folks Strictly Baz's Ballroom Andrew Taylor , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 February 2014; (p. 1, 9)
Dancing on the Edge Andrew Taylor , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8-9 March 2014; (p. 10-11)
Dance the Night Away Elissa Blake , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 16 March 2014; (p. 6-7)
It Takes Two to Tango Elissa Blake , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 11 April 2014; (p. 4)
Journo's Preview Antics Strictly No-No Andrew Hornery , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 12 -13 April 2014; (p. 26-26)
Luhrmann an Emperor With Too Many Clothes Charles Waterstreet , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 20 April 2014; (p. 30)
Date with Kate : Baz Luhrmann Kate Waterhouse , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 1 June 2014; (p. 3)
Strictly Ballroom's First Steps Jason Blake , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 March 2014; (p. 13)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Cha Cha Has the World at His Feet Michaela Boland , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 27 March 2014; (p. 14)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Baz in Hot Seat : He Wants Ballroom Musical to be Strictly Perfect Andrew Taylor , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 11 April 2014; (p. 2-3)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Strictly Ballroom's First Steps Jason Blake , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 March 2014; (p. 13)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Cha Cha Has the World at His Feet Michaela Boland , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 27 March 2014; (p. 14)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Baz in Hot Seat : He Wants Ballroom Musical to be Strictly Perfect Andrew Taylor , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 11 April 2014; (p. 2-3)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
A Preposterous Proposal Finds Its Feet Ashleigh Wilson , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Australian , 11 April 2014; (p. 3)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Luhrmanns Show is Good, But Not Strictly Great Jason Blake , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 14 April 2014; (p. 15)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Trip The Light Fantastic Chris Hook , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier Mail , Saturday 19 April 2014; (p. 14-15)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
'When the stars of the show use words such as'amazing' and 'wow', you know Baz Luhrmann's Strictly Ballroom will be fabulous...'
Review : Strictly Ballroom Jonathan Dunk , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , May no. 361 2014; (p. 47)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Razzle Dazzle Fiona Purdon , 2014 single work review
— Appears in: Brisbane News , 14-20 May no. 980 2014; (p. 28)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Ballroom Classic is Strictly About the Dazzle Katrina Lobley , 2014 advertisement
— Appears in: The Sunday Age , 15 June 2014; (p. 4)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Tweaks to Ballroom Twirls but Terrific Young Duo Stays Debbie Cuthbertson , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 17 January 2015; (p. 36)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Strictly for Fans of Big Spectacle Cameron Woodhead , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Age , 19 January 2015; (p. 23)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
A Dream Half Realised Peter Craven , 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Saturday Paper , 31 January 2015;

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Canvas Recommends : Stage : Strictly Ballroom 2015 single work review
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 5 September 2015; (p. 2)

— Review of Strictly Ballroom : The Musical Baz Luhrmann Craig Pearce 2014 single work musical theatre
Ballroom's Strictly Musical Turn of the Floor Bryce Hallett , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 24 September 2010; (p. 5)
Bryce Hallett reports on Baz Luhrmann's decision to adapt his 1992 film Strictly Ballroom for musical theatre. The production, to be undertaken in partnership with Global Creatures, is scheduled to premiere in New York in 2013.
Baz Back to Ballroom Alex Lalak , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 24 September 2010; (p. 26)
Encore for Strictly Ballroom Michaela Boland , 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 24 September 2010; (p. 2)
Ballroom Steps on to Stage 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Age , 24 September 2010; (p. 11)
Strictly Ballroom To Dance from Silver Screen to the Stage 2010 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 25 September 2010; (p. 5)
What Wallflower? Sydney Lands Strictly Ballroom Bryce Hallett , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 24 May 2011; (p. 3)
Arts Nathanael Cooper , 2011 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 28 - 29 May 2011; (p. 2)
Strictly a Slow Waltz for the Moment Daisy Dumas , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 22 April 2013; (p. 16)
Strictly No Sleep for Baz Caris Bizzaca , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Courier-Mail , 29 May 2013; (p. 53)
Baz Backs a Bit of Musicality Steve Dow , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 6 August 2013; (p. 14)
Baz Strictly Gazing at Bush Stars to Fill Ballroom Tim Douglas , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Australian , 6 August 2013; (p. 3)
It's Back to the Ballroom for Baz, At Last Steve Dow , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Canberra Times , 6 August 2013; (p. 2)
Luhrmann Gets Lacey for Strictly Ballroom Musical Paul Saxby , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8 November 2013; (p. 19)
Short Cuts Garry Maddox , 2013 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 14 November 2013; (p. 34)
Dance is in the Air Rosemary Neill , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Weekend Australian , 25-26 January 2014; (p. 4-6)
Mardi Gras Float Will be Strictly One of a Kind Daisy Dumas , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 22-23 February 2014; (p. 7)
Strictly Ballroom the Musical Launches with Gatsby-esque Fanfare Maryann Wright , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Guardian Australia , 24 February 2014;
Baz's Ballroom : Strict as You Like, Folks Strictly Baz's Ballroom Andrew Taylor , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 26 February 2014; (p. 1, 9)
Dancing on the Edge Andrew Taylor , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sydney Morning Herald , 8-9 March 2014; (p. 10-11)
Dance the Night Away Elissa Blake , 2014 single work column
— Appears in: The Sun-Herald , 16 March 2014; (p. 6-7)
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