‘We Will Rock You’: A Queen musical is coming to Victoria in July

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‘We Will Rock You’: A Queen musical is coming to Victoria in July

Freddie Mercury performs with Queen in 1982 - image by Steve Jennings
Words by Talia Rinaldo

Featuring performances of all your favourite Queen hits.

Get ready for some Killer Queen! Ballarat Lyric Theatre company, the company known for putting on productions like Phantom of the Opera, CATS, Jesus Christ Superstar and Les Miserables, is taking to the stage once again this July to bring us We Will Rock You.

What you need to know

  • Queen musical, We Will Rock You, is coming to Victoria in July
  • The showcase will see 24 of Queen’s most popular songs performed
  • You can expect tracks such as ‘Somebody to Love’, ‘We are the Champions’, ‘Under Pressure’, and of course, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’

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Hilarious, moving and energetic, We Will Rock You follows Galileo and Scaramouche as they break free from a post-apocalyptic world under pressure from a dastardly corporation that has banned rock music and instruments alike.

Featuring 24 of Queen‘s most popular songs, the production will see all your favourites performed, including ‘Somebody to Love’, ‘We are the Champions’, ‘Under Pressure’, ‘Another One Bites the Dust’, and of course, ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’.

Proving the success and popularity of We Will Rock You, the Ben Elton musical has been enjoyed by over 16 million theatregoers, and 19 million countries, around the world.

Ballarat Lyric Theatre is an amateur production company with a goal of nurturing, developing and promoting talent whilst cultivating an appreciation and enjoyment for theatrical art. We Will Rock You is being helmed by the directing talents of Stephen Armati with music direction by Jane Nice, choreography from Katherine Armati and choral direction by Kristiana Withers.

We Will Rock You will be running at Her Majesty’s Ballarat from Thursday July 15 until Sunday July 25. Check out their website for more information.

Tickets for We Will Rock You are on sale now. Get yours here