Salty Theatre is thrilled to announce the complete cast for the Australian premiere of Top Gun! The Musical.
With book and lyrics by Denis McGrath, music by Scott White and originally produced in Toronto by Derrick Chua for Cattle Productions, TG!TM was nominated for multiple Dora Awards, including Outstanding New Musical.
In 2004, Top Gun! The Musical was selected to be part of the inaugural New York Musical Theatre Festival, alongside featured new musicals by Stephen Schwartz, Avenue Q’s Marx and Lopez and Chicago’s Kander and Ebb.
As part of the 2019 Melbourne Fringe Festival, Salty Theatre has brought together an amazing ensemble cast to star in the Australian debut of Top Gun! The Musical that includes Joti Gore (Original Cast of Memphis), Eilannin Harris-Black (Nine, Stage Art), Belinda Jenkin (50 Shades! The Musical, Alex Theatre), Robbie Smith (Beauty and the Beast, London), Ashley Taylor (The Sound of Music, Mirvish and Really Useful Group) Guilly Urra (Evil Dead: The Musical, Canada) and Ashley Weidner (Strictly Ballroom, National Theatre).
The creative team features direction by Sarahlouise Younger (Force Majeure’s Nothing to Lose, Sydney Festival and Carraigeworks), musical direction by David Youings (Lazarus, The Production Company), production management by Sarah Cliff (Whitehorse Theatre) and lighting design by Keith Stubley (Billy Elliott Australian Tour).
More details on Top Gun! The Musical will be released soon.
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Written by Jackson Miller