Come face to face with the ape that took New York by storm. Five long years in the making, the legend of King Kong hits the stage for the very first time, right here in Melbourne.
Boasting an incredible creative team from across the globe, King Kong is one of the most lavish and ambitious musicals ever staged. Join the excitement at the Regent Theatre in 2013 and be a part of King Kong's world premiere.
Journey to Skull Island and the skyscrapers of 1930s New York. Lose yourself in the action and romance of this famous love affair as Kong takes on Manhattan.
King Kong's award winning team includes the high tech animatronics specialists from Walking With Dinosaurs, American theatre and opera director Daniel Kramer, Tony-nominated writer Craig Lucas, BAFTA winner and Grammy-nominated composer Marius de Vries. A stellar cast of over 40 hand-picked Australian actors, singers, dancers and puppeteers bring the story to life amidst a sea of opulent costumes and lavish sets.
Featuring revamped Broadway classics and dazzling new songs from some of the world's finest contemporary artists, including Massive Attack's 3D, Sarah McLachlan, Justice, Elbow's Guy Garvey, and The Avalanches.
Watch a preview of the show on YouTube.
Now showing at the Regent Theatre, Melbourne until 16 February 2014.
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