Tour History

 TOUR HISTORY 1999 – 2018

HIT Productions

Year

# of Tours # of Tour Weeks Tour No. Productions

# of Venues

1999 1 4 1 ·     Hotel Sorrento (Hannie Rayson, AU) 12
2000 3

 

7

8

8

2

3

4

·     Hotel Sorrento (Hannie Rayson, AU)

·     Goodbye Mrs Blore (Robert Hewett, AU)

·     Girl Talk (Sector 1) (Patrick Edgeworth, UK)

21

23

27

2001 4 21

3

7

6

5

6

7

8

·      Girl Talk (Sector 2) (Patrick Edgeworth, UK)

·      Music 2001 (music, AU)

·      Love Child (Joanna Murray-Smith, AU)

·     Daylight Saving (Sector 1) (Nick Enright, AU)

42

12

27

14

2002 2 11.5

13

9

10

·      Daylight Saving (Sector 2) (Nick Enright, AU)

·    Talking Heads (Alan Bennett, UK)

31

32

2003 3 16

13

5

11

12

13

·      Speaking In Tongues (Andrew Bovell, AU)

·      Last of the Red Hot Lovers (1) (Neil Simon, US)

·      An Evening With (Alan Bennett, UK)

34

33

14

2004 4 14.5

10

10

7

14

15

16

17

·      Wallflowering (1) (Peta Murray, AU)

·      Last of the Red Hot Lovers (2) (Neil Simon, US)

·      My Brilliant Divorce (1) (Geraldine Aron, IRE)

·      The Gin Game (DL Coburn, US)

43

27

24

20

2005 6 10.5

6

9

13

13

11.5

18

19

20

21

22

23

·      The Breath of Life (David Hare, UK) – 23 venues

·      Wallflowering (2) (Peta Murray, AU) – 18 venues

·      My Brilliant Divorce (2) (Geraldine Aron, IRE)

·      Barmaids (Katherine Thomson, AU)

·      President Wilson in Paris (Ron Blair, AU)

·      Deckchairs (Jean McConnell, UK) – 30 venues

23

18

28

33

32

30

2006 7 7

15

3.5

4

3

9

3

24

25

26

27

28

29

30

·      Double Act (Barry Creyton, AU) – 20 venues

·      Hotel Sorrento (Hannie Rayson, AU) – 48 venues

·      Love Child (July/Aug) (Joanna Murray Smith, AU)

·      Wallflowering (Peta Murray, AU)

·      Love Child (Oct/Nov) (Joanna Murray Smith, AU) – 9 venues

·      Barmaids (Katherine Thomson, AU) – 22 venues

·      The Gin Game (DL Coburn, US) – 7 venues

20

48

4

20

9

22

7

2007 3 5

18.5

31

32

33

·      Love Child (2007-2008) (Joanna Murray Smith, AU)

·      Educating Rita (Willy Russell, UK)

·      The Club (David Williamson, AU) *07/08 shows funded as one tour

10

50

45

2008 5 35

 

4

14.5

22.5

14

34

 

35

36

37

38

·      The Club (David Williamson, AU)*07/08 shows funded as one  tour

·      The Kazoos In Concert (music, AU)

·      Shirley Valentine (Willy Russell, UK)

·      Menopause the Musical® (1) (Jeanie Linders, US)

·     Travelling North (David Williamson, AU)

35

 

20

 

45

 

42

33

2009 5 49.5

9.5

14

10

14

39

40

41

42

43

·      Menopause The Musical® (2) (Jeanie Linders, US)

·      Travelling North (David Williamson, AU)

·      A Stretch of the Imagination (Jack Hibberd, AU) – 27 venues

·      Wild World – The Cat Stevens Story (Jim McPherson, AU)

·      The Jungle Book – A Musical Tale (Glenn Elston, AU)

65

 

16

 

27

21

52

2010 4 42

19

9

17

44

45

46

47

·      Menopause The Musical® (3) (Jeanie Linders, US) – 77 venues

·      Driving Miss Daisy (Alfred Uhry, US)

·      Wild World – The Cat Stevens Story (JimMcPherson, AU)

·      Cosi (Louis Nowra, AU)

 

77

55

27

54

2011 4 13

16.5

45

23

48

49

50

51

·      Furiously Fertile (Rod Saunders, AU) – 32 venues

·      Menopause The Musical® (4) (Jeanie Linders, US)

·      Motherhood The Musical (Sue Fabisch, US)

·     The Sum of Us (David Stevens, AU) – 50 venues

32

34

51

50

2012 4 24

22

26

16

52

53

54

55

·      Let the Sunshine (David Williamson, AU) – 59 venues

·      Menopause The Musical® IN CONCERT (JeanieLinders, US)

·      Motherhood The Musical (2) (Sue Fabisch, US)

·      Diving for Pearls (Katherine Thomson, AU) – 35 venues

59

65

47

35

2013 7 21.5

 

7.5

12.5

17.5

3.5

7.5

10.5

56

 

57

58

59

60

61

62

·      It’s My Party (And I’ll Die If I Want To) (Elizabeth Coleman, AU) – 44 venues

·      They’re Playing Our Song (Neil Simon, US) – 10 venues

·      The Club (David Williamson, AU)

·      The Book Club (Rodney Fisher/Roger Hall, AU/NZ)

·      Love… and all that follows (Denis Follington, AU) – 6 venues

·      When Dad Married Fury (David Williamson, AU) – 17 venues

·      The 39 Steps (Patrick Barlow, UK) – 23 venues

44

10

25

30

6

17

23

2014 9 3.5

7

14

4

5.5

12.5

9.5

1

.5

63

64

65

66

67

68

69

70

71

·      They’re Playing Our Song (2) (Neil Simon, US) – 7 venues

·      When Dad Married Fury (2) (David Williamson, AU) – 14 venues

·      Managing Carmen (David Williamson, AU) – 33 venues

·      Love Letters (A.R. Gurney, US)

·      Just The Ticket (Peter Quilter, US)

·      The 39 Steps (2) (Patrick Barlow, UK)

·      Bombshells (Joanna Murray-Smith, AU)

·      The Kazoos – What’s Up Croc (music, AU) – 2 venues

·      The Kazoos – Christmas Show (music, AU) – 1 venue

7

14

33

7

12

24

18

2

1

2015 6 2.5

1

16

21

11.5

1

72

73

74

75

76

77

·      The Kazoos – What’s Up Croc (2) (music, AU) – 9 venues

·       Just The Ticket (Peter Quilter, US) – 1 venue

·      The One Day of the Year (Alan Seymour, AU)

·      Australia Day (Jonathan Biggins. AU)

·       All My Love (Anne Brooksbank, AU) – 17 venues

·      The Kazoos – Christmas Show (music, AU) – 2 venues

9

1

38

46

17

2

2016 8 5.5

5

2.5

4

4

17

20.5

2

78

79

80

81

82

83

84

85

·     All My Love (Anne Brooksbank, AU) – 7 venues

·     Australia Day (Jonathan Biggins, AU)

·     The Kazoos Teddy Bear’s Picnic (AU)

·     Music – 2016 (x7) (Various, AU)

·     The Underarm (Christopher Brougham, NZ)

·     Educating Rita (Willy Russell, UK) – 39 venues

·     Always…Patsy Cline (Ted Swindley, US) – 46 venues

·     The Kazoos Christmas (AU) – 5 venues

7

8

6

13

9

39

46

5

2017 10 6

2

8

5

18

7

12.5

1.5

.5

1

86

87

88

89

90

91

92

93

94

95

·      Always…Patsy Cline (Ted Swindley, US) – 9 venues

·      Classic Country Starring Courtney Conway (AU) – 8 venues

·      Rumour Has It: Naomi Price as Adele (AU) – 18 venues

·      Everybody Loves Lucy (McCann/Carroll, AU) – 16 venues

·      Shirley Valentine (Willy Russell, UK)

·      Glorious! (Peter Quilter, UK) – 11 venues

·      Music – 2017 (x 7 shows) (Various, AU) – 36 venues

·      From Broadway to Ballroom / Tango Meets Waltz (AU) – 5 venues

·      The Kazoos Christmas (AU) – 3 venues

·      Isaiah Live In Concert (AU) – 3 venues

9

8

18

16

40

11

36

5

3

3

2018 12 7.5

4

1

7

9.5

6.5

3

1

1

1.5

1

6

96

97

98

99

100

101

102

103

104

105

106

107

·     All My Love (Anne Brooksbank) – 22 venues

·     Glorious! (Peter Quilter, US) – 10 venues

·     Shirley Valentine (Willy Russell UK) – 2 venues

·     Around The World In 80 Days (Jules Verne/Toby Hulse) – 13 venues

·     Hotel Sorrento (Hannie Rayson AU)

·     Always…Patsy Cline (Ted Swindley, US) – 15 venues

·     Isaiah Live in Concert AU – 10 venues

·     Playhouse Creatures (April DeAngelis) – 2 venues

·     I Am My Own Wife (Doug Wright) – 1 venue

·     Rockumentaries (Angry Old Men/Pearl) AU – 5 venues

·     The Kazoos (all shows) AU – 3 venues

·     Music 2018 (11 shows) AU – 29 venues

Classic Country Starring Courtney Conway (AU) – 6 venues

22

10

2

13

32

15

10

2

1

5

3

29

Total to Dec 2018 107 1067.5 *HIT shows previous to touring:

Duet for One (1993) and Crimes of the Heart

(1995)

2589

(to end 2018)

HIT PRODUCTIONS IS CURRENTLY TOURING THE SAPPHIRES FOR OVER 55+ WEEKS FROM 2019 – 2020 TO OVER 160+ VENUES AUSTRALIA WIDE. THIS TOUR HAS BEEN FUNDED BY THE STATE AND FEDERAL GOVERNMENTS.

 


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