Soloists

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Marina Prior is regarded as Australia's leading lady of musical theatre. She is best known for her lead role in The Phantom of the Opera which she played for over three years. She has also performed with international stars including Richard Harris and José Carreras. Areas of speciality include Soloists. Marina has played the lead role in productions including The Pirates of Penzance, Cats, Les Miserables, Die Fledermaus, Anything Goes, West Side Story, The Secret Garden, Showboat, The Merry Widow, The Witches of Eastwick, Noises Off, Harp on the Willow, Annie Get Your Gun, The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee, The Hypocrite, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Guys & Dolls, Mary Poppins and Promises Promises.
  • Advance Australia Award 1993MO Award 1991
  • MO Award 1995
  • The Phantom of the Opera (Australian Musical Theatre)
  • Samaritan's Purse
  • Mary Poppins (Australian Musical Theatre)
  • Les Misérables (Australian Musical Theatre)
  • West Side Story (Australian Musical Theatre)
  • The Merry Widow (Australian Musical Theatre)
  • Guys and Dolls (Australian Musical Theatre)
  • Annie Get Your Gun (Australian Musical Theatre)
  • Seven Network

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award winner

Australian tenor and composer David Hobson is one of Australia's best known operatic and classical recording artists. He has sung many roles for Opera Australia and both state and international opera companies, including his award-winning performances of Rodolfo (La Boheme) and the title role in Orphee. Areas of speciality include Soloists. Other roles include Don Ottavio (Don Giovanni), Ferrando (Cosi fan tutte), Count Almaviva (The Barber of Saville), Nadir (Pearl Fishers), Lindoro (L’Italiana in Algeri), Frederic (The Pirates of Penzance), The Architect in the world premiere of The Eighth Wonder, Eisenstein (Die Fledermaus), the title role in Candide, Danilo (The Merry Widow) and Aristaeus/ Pluto (Orpheus in the Underworld).
  • The Dame Joan Sutherland Scholarship 1998
  • Mo Awards 1994: Operatic Performer of the Year
  • ARIA Music Awards 1998: Best Music Video - Now Until the Break of Day
  • Musica Viva Australia
  • Opera Australia

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Star of OperatunityOz and Spicks & Specks, Antoinette Halloran is one of Australia's most accomplished and best-loved sopranos. She performs regularly with all the major Australasian opera companies and symphony orchestras and appears frequently on national television and radio. Areas of speciality include Soloists. A graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts and recipient of an Honours Degree in Music from the University of Melbourne, Antoinette has appeared in many productions ranging from opera to musical theatre and cabaret.

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While his music has been described as mesmerising and magical, Patrick truly makes the violin sing. People the world over have compared Patrick to Andre Rieu and established him as Australia’s answer to Andre Rieu. Areas of speciality include Soloists. Patrick Roberts has been entertaining audiences for over 15 years. As a classically trained violinist he has transformed some of the much-loved classics into contemporary masterpieces. His shows capture and mesmerise audiences far and wide, bringing people to love his lyrical approach to popular music.

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J.R. Reyne has been performing for as long as he can remember - whether on-stage or in the studio with award-winning artists and producers, or lending his acting and hosting talents to myriad productions spanning throughout his extensive career; J.R. has always been known to be extremely easy-going, and professional to work with. Areas of speciality include Soloists. Reyne has always taken his own path, be it releasing his debut album at the age of 20 (‘Album of the Week’ – Daily Telegraph), fronting numerous bands (‘Artist you should know about’ – Rolling Stone), or taking his solo-show (‘Armed with a mesmerising voice, harmonica and guitar’ – Broadsheet), across the globe, gracing the bills of world renowned festivals, and touring alongside illustrious artists.
  • Neighbours (TV Serial)
  • The Paradise Three

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Already a respected and sought-after career musician, Sally Cooper is a shining star in her own right. Areas of speciality include Soloists. For as long as she can remember, violin has always been part of this Melbournian’s life. Somewhat of a child prodigy, the instrument has seen her develop from the school concert hall to the stage, to orchestras, and to national television.

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Gemma Louise Doyle is a unique singer-entertainer, who appears live in Las Vegas, London and across the world. Areas of speciality include Soloists. Performing for Prime Ministers, Royalty and famous celebrities, Gemma speaks six languages, and performs a plethora of hit music, tailored to suit each event.

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Australian-Italian Soprano Giuseppina Grech is a versatile performer with repertoire spanning a number of genres including opera, operetta and musical theatre. Areas of speciality include Soloists. At the age of 14 Giuseppina was accepted into the prestigious Victorian College of the Arts Secondary School for gifted musicians and dancers. Giuseppina now holds a Bachelor of Music (Performance) from the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music, The University of Melbourne, majoring in Classical Voice.

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Chloe Maggs is recognised as one of Australia's most renowned solo performers known for her incredible 4-octave vocal range. Areas of speciality include Soloists. With comparisons to artists Nicole Scherzinger (Pussycat Dolls) and Leona Lewis, it is Chloe’s incredible stage presence, musical diversity, and pure passion for performing that has engaged many audiences all around the world and made the music industry pay attention.

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Having recently returned from performing in New York as recipient of the ‘Bound for Broadway’ ASCAP/TDP scholarship, Matilda is an accomplished singer, actor, dancer, model and musician. Areas of speciality include Soloists. Matilda graduated WAAPA in 2015 with a Bachelor of Music Theatre, and has since toured Shanghai with WB Productions as well as featuring in Between Worlds (dir. Jason Langley), Nine: The Musical (Manilla Street Productions), as Kate Mullins in StageArt’s Titanic: the Musical, Patty Simcox in Squabbalogic’s The Original Grease and Ruby Rae in The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas.