Heart & Music - NEW DATE

Next date: Friday, 25 February 2022 | 08:00 PM to 09:45 PM

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Promac Productions presents 

Heart & Music

International Musical Theatre stars Simon Gleeson and Natalie O’Donnell share not just the stage…. but also a life and two children.

Helpmann Award winner, Simon Gleeson best known for his acclaimed portrayal of Jean Valjean in Les Misérables is a leading man with credits that span the main stages of Australia and London’s West End.

Natalie O’Donnell most recently delighted audiences as Donna in Mamma Mia! for which she received a Helpmann Award nomination. She has carved out an extensive career in London and Australia on stage and screen.

For wheelchair and companion seats please contact the Box Office on 03 5232 2077.

Venue: Auditorium

Duration:105 mins, including 15min interval

Ticket Prices: Adult: $45, Concession/Student: $40

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Natalie O’Donnell 

Natalie has appeared in many musical & theatre productions both locally and internationally. Most recently she performed the role of ‘Donna’ in the 2017/18 Australian tour of ‘Mamma Mia’,receiving a 2018 Helpmann Award Nomination for Best Actress in a Musical.

Other highlights include Songs For a New World (‘Co-Lead’) Blue Saint Productions; Next to Normal (Diana’) Doorstep Arts/Hayes Theatre; Murderous Instincts (‘Lauren’) Savoy Theatre, West End; The Sunshine Club (‘Rose’) Sydney Theatre Company: Les Miserables Cameron Mackintosh; The 25th Annual Putnam Spelling Bee Melbourne Theatre Company: Jerry’s Girls  and Crazy For You (‘Polly’) for The Production Company, One night the Moon (Rose) Malthouse Theatre Company and ‘Hipbone Sticking Out’ for Big hART.

Natalie’s television credits include: The Doctor Blake Mysteries; Mako: Island of SecretsMr & Mrs MurderRushSatisfactionAll Saints and the made for television movie of South Pacific; starring Glenn Close.  She has also appeared alongside Nia Vardalos and Richard Dreyfuss in the romantic comedy, My Life in Ruins and in the independent Australian film Taj.

Natalie also works as a producer for the Big hART initiative Project O currently running in Frankston North in partnership with Monterey Secondary College and Mahogany Rise primary school.

Simon Gleeson 

Simon’s theatre credits include: Splinter (Griffin Theatre Company) An Ideal HusbandHay Fever and Rupert (Melbourne Theatre Company); Southwark Fair (Royal National Theatre, London); A Little Night Music (Victorian Opera); Oklahoma!, Curtains and Chess (The Production Company); Les Misérables – West End, London (Cameron Macintosh Ltd London); Les Misérables – Australia (Cameron Macintosh Australia); Harbour and The Republic of Myopia (Sydney Theatre Company); Love Never Dies (Gustave Stage Productions); Imagine This (New London Theatre, West End); The Far Pavilions (Shaftesbury Theatre, West End);  Certified Male (Edinburgh Festival); Three SidesThe Silver Lake (Wexford Festival, Ireland) and, Shoes (Sadler’s Wells).

 Simon’s television credits in Australia include: City HomicideNeighboursBlue Heelers and Seachange. In the UK he played the regular role of ‘Sid’ in EastEnders (BBC 1) and was a member of the principal cast of Kombat Opera (BBC 2). Simon played the role of ‘Ken’ in the feature film- My Life In Ruins.

 Simon was awarded the 2015 Helpmann Award for ‘Best Male Actor in a Musical’ for his performance as ‘Jean Valjean’ in Les Misérables. He has received a further two Helpmann Award Nominations and multiple Green Room Award and Sydney Theatre Award Nominations for his work.



  • Friday, 25 February 2022 | 08:00 PM - 09:45 PM


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