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Selected quotes about Magnormos

"MAGNORMOS is the only musical theatre company to regularly perform new Australian work. Our local scene would be much less vibrant without it."- The Age

"The city's pioneering musical theatre company" - The Age

"Melbourne loves a musical and we are fortunate to have MAGNORMOS, an organisation that promotes new Australian music theatre." - Herald Sun

"Thank the theatre gods for Magnormos. Formed in 2002, this small company does everything they can to support and produce new Australian work and to bring us productions of the boutique or forgotten musicals that rarely, if ever, get an Australian production." - AussieTheatre.com

"MAGNORMOS have always stood for excellence" - Julia Zemiro

"MAGNORMOS is unique. The company is devoted to promoting and performing Australian musicals. Since its founding ... it has had a big impact, bringing a host of new and rarely seen works to the stage." - The Age

'MAGNORMOS has created a rare opportunity to see one of the finest local musicals yet written and confirmed Melbourne's position at the forefront of developments in the field of Australian musicals." - Arts Hub

"New Australian musicals need the support of organisations such as MAGNORMOS" - The Age

"Melbourne's favourite little independent producer, MAGNORMOS" - Theatre People

 

Awards and nominations:

Best Production (Winner)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
flowerchildren, 2013

Best Director (Winner)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
Aaron Joyner - for flowerchildren, 2013

Best Musical Director (Winner)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
Sophie Thomas - for flowerchildren, 2013

Best Ensemble Performance (Winner)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
The cast of flowerchildren - for flowerchildren, 2013

Best Actress in a Musical (Winner)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
Casey Donovan - for flowerchildren, 2013

Best Actor in a Musical (Winner)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
Matt Hetherington - for flowerchildren, 2013

Special Panel Award for 'Outstanding Support for New Australian Musical Theatre'
Green Room Awards 2011
Magnormos

Best Featured Ensemble Performance (Winner)
Green Room Awards 2011
The cast of flowerchildren - for flowerchidlren, 2011

Best Femal Artist Featured Role (Winner)
Green Room Awards 2011
Emma Jones for The Hatpin, 2011

Selected as one of the Top 5 shows of 2011
AussieTheatre.com's Reviewers Choice VIC
flowerchildren, 2011

Selected as one of the 'Simply the Best Theatre Shows of 2011'
Herald Sun
I Am Playing me, 2011

Best Limited Run Concert Musical (Winner)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
flowerchildren, 2011

Best Limited Run Concert Musical (Winner)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2010
[title of show], 2010

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Best Actress in a Musical (Nominee)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
Laura Fitzpatrick - for flowerchildren, 2013

Best Actor in a Musical (Nominee)
Broadway World Melbourne Awards 2013
Dan Humphris - for flowerchildren, 2013

Best Limited Run/Concert Musical (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Children of Eden, 2013

Best Limited Run/Concert Musical (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Pippin, 2013

Best Limited Run/Concert Musical (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Godspell, 2013

Best Director (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Aaron Joyner - for Godspell, 2013

Best Director (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Stephen Wheat - for Pippin, 2013

Best Musical Director (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Cameron Thomas - for Children of Eden, 2013

Best Choreographer (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Michael Ralph - for Pippin, 2013

Best Actress (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Laura Fitzpatrick - for Children of Eden, 2013

Best Actor (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
David Harris - for Children of Eden, 2013

Best Actor (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Luigi Lucente - for Pippin, 2013

Best Supporting Actor (Nominee)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2013
Rohan Browne - for Pippin, 2013

Best Musical Direction (nomination)
Green Room Awards 2011
Sophie Thomas, for flowerchildren, 2011

Best Supporting Actress (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
Laura Fitzpatrick for flowerchildren, 2011

Best Actress (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
Samantha Morley for The Hatpin 2011

Best Musical Direction (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
Sophie Thomas for flowerchildren 2011

Best Choreographer (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
Stephen Wheat for Hello, Dolly!, 2011

Best Director (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
Aaron Joyner for flowerchidlren, 2011

Best Director (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
Shaun Kingma for The Hatpin, 2011

Best Limited Run Concert Musical (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
The Hatpin, 2011

Best Supporting Actor (nomination)
Theatrepeople Pro Choice Awards 2011
Stephen Wheat for Merrily We Roll Along, 2011

Best Lighting Design (nominaton)
Green Room Awards 2009
Lucy Birkinshaw, for Life's A Circus, 2009

Best New Australian Musical (nominaton)
Green Room Awards 2009
Magnormos, for Life's A Circus, 2009

Best Female Artist in a Leading Role (nominaton)
Green Room Awards 2009
Chelsea Plumley, for Life's A Circus, 2009

Best Male Artist in a Featured Role (nominaton)
Green Room Awards 2008
Lyall Brooks, for The Thing About Men, 2008

Best Musical Direction (nominaton)
Green Room Awards 2007
Sophie Thomas, for Mary Bryant, 2007