CARRIE the musical


Winner: Best Musical, 2016 Matilda Awards

Winner: Best Lighting Design, 2016 Matilda Awards

Carrie The Musical made its blood-soaked Brisbane debut in a co-production between Brisbane Powerhouse and Wax Lyrical Productions, wowing audiences in a sell-out season.


Based on Stephen King’s unlikely Cinderella story, the Broadway musical by Academy Award winning Dean Pitchford and Michael Gore (Fame), and original writer Lawrence D. Cohen shocked critics and audiences when it first debuted 27 years ago.


Music by: Michael Gore


Lyrics by: Dean Pitchford


Book by: Lawrence D. Cohen


Based on the novel by: Stephen King


Directed by: Zoë Tuffin

Music Director: Dominic Woodhead


Choreographed by: Dan Venz


Producer: Joe Kelly


Production Manager: Kristen Barros


Cast: Sophie Perkins,Jacqui Devereux, Georgina Hopson, Alex Woodward, Tori Bailey, Thomas Davis, Chloe-Rose Taylor, Stephen Hirst, Jacqueline McLaren, Caitlin Quinn, Jessica Kate Ryan, Oliver Samson, Tim Carroll, Rune Nydal.



“Carrie” is presented by permission of ORiGiN™ Theatrical

On behalf of R&H Theatricals;

Wax Lyrical Productions, Visy Theatre, Brisbane Powerhouse, 2016

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Photos by Joel Devereux

Director Zoe Tuffin and the stellar cast ... create a raw portrayal of anguish, revenge, heartbreak, and love.                                                       - Rhumer Diball, Downstage Discernments

Tuffin’s production is uniquely imagined, deftly handled and boasts the very best of Brisbane talent, both onstage and off.                                                            - Xanthe Coward, XS Entertainment

New kids on the block Wax Lyrical are to be applauded on the high standard they achieved.                    - Peter Pinne, Stage Whispers