"Excellent direction! I was hooked early on!"
Deon Allen - Former Dancer, Houston Ballet
Aussie Song: A New Musical
Music, Book, & Lyrics by Frances Rae Key
Director: Ellie Handel
Music Director: Abigail Lumsden
Choreographers: Wendy Sugalski & Holly Deckerhoff-Manuel
Lighting Designer: Charlotte Seelig
Costume Designer: Grace Jeon
Casting/Assistant Director: Nicole Gentile,
Production Stage Manager: Olivia Daniels
AUSSIE SONG explores the true-life story of Teddy Trager growing up in Australia in the 1920s-30s and her unique bond with her father. When she falls in love with an American sailor during WWII and sets sail for her new home, she brings with her a painful family secret and an unending song in her heart.
Best Direction - Ellie Handel
Best Score - Frances Rae Key & Abigail Lumsden - WINNER
Best Lead Vocalist - Jordan Stam
Presented by NY Summerfest at Hudson Guild Theatre