Puttin’ on the Ritz at MPAC
DIG out your sequins, put on your glad rags and slip into your dancing shoes.
It’s time to head back to the Golden Age of Hollywood.
After the huge success of its 2017 debut Australian tour, Puttin’ On the Ritz is back by popular demand and gliding its way across Australia in June for an all-singing, all-dancing celebration of some of the most iconic music of all time.
Presented by Mellen Events, Puttin’ On the Ritz delivers razzamatazz and style, celebrating the most famous songs which hark back to the glory days of Hollywood.
The extravaganza features a 16-strong cast of multi-talented vocalists and energetic dancers from London’s West End.
The soundtrack includes timeless classics by George Gershwin, Irving Berlin and Cole Porter, including Cheek to Cheek, Alexander’s Ragtime Band, Birth of the Blues, Swanee, Night and Day, I Got Rhythm, Easter Parade and
of course Puttin’ On the Ritz.
Glittering costumes and slick staging, paired with the most famous songs, are a perfect match for a glamorous night out and a show you’ll never forget. “Puttin’ On the Ritz toured Australia in 2017 and it was a smash hit,” producer David King said.
“Audiences loved it and we’re thrilled to be able to give people another chance to enjoy a wonderful piece of musical history.”
Dancers perform in Puttin’ On The Ritz.