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replacing 'An Intimate Evening with David Hobson'
Due to a longer than expected recovery time singer David Hobson will no longer be able to perform at the Forge Theatre, Bairnsdale on Thursday 15 November 2018, however producer Promac Productions have arranged for a standup ovation show with  three fabulous musical theatre performers - Marina Prior, Silvie Paladino and Michael Cormick in the show 'Encore!' as a replacement. 

This is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see these three artists performing together at the Forge Theatre, Bairnsdale.

ll previously purchased tickets for David Hobson are valid for the 'Encore!' performance or you can arrange for a ticket refund from the Forge Theatre Box Office PH: 5152 1482.
Great seats for 'Encore!' are still available for purchase via this 'Buy Now' online link.
ENCORE!  will be presented by none other than Marina Prior, Silvie Paladino and Michael Cormick accompanied by David Cameron on piano.


This show is a standing ovation trio of Musical Theatre Stars....a real crowd pleaser!

Marina Prior has become known as Australia’s Leading Lady of musical theatre. She has played over thirty lead roles ain such shows s Les Miserables, Camelot (opposite Richard Harris), The Phantom Of The Opera, West Side Story, Guys & Dolls and Hello Dolly. Well known to Australian audiences through her appearances on Carols By Candlelight, she has toured in concert with international tenor José Carreras and, most recently, Il Divo. Marina is well known to Gippsland audiences from her Opera by the Lakes appearance in 2015.


Silvie Paladino is one of Australia’s most versatile and talented entertainers performing throughout Australia, Asia and London’s West End. Her performances include lead roles in Les Miserables, Cats, Miss Saigon, Mamma Mia! and Chess. Well known to Australian audiences through her appearances on Carols By Candlelight, she most recently toured with Michael Bolton and was a Gippsland Opera performer for Opera by the Lakes in 2017.


Michael Cormick is an internationally renowned singer and actor with a diverse career throughout Australia, the United Kingdom and Europe. He has played lead roles in shows such as Jesus Christ Superstar, Cabaret, The Rocky Horror Show, The Phantom of the Opera, Cats, Mamma Mia! and Beauty and the Beast. Michael has also has performed in two Royal Command performances before Her Majesty The Queen.










 Venue:  Forge Theatre - Auditorium
 Performance  Times:  Thursday 15 November, 7:30 pm
 Duration:  2 hours 15 minutes (includes 20 minute interval)
 Ticket Prices:  Full: $59.50
 Concession: $49.50 (Seniors/Pensioners)
 Group 8+: $49.50
 Students: $49.50


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Contact: Forge Theatre and Arts Hub
Telephone: 5152 1482

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