It’s a story that goes far beyond the song and it’s opening in December at Arts Centre Melbourne, State Theatre.
DREAM LOVER reveals the extraordinary story of legendary singer, songwriter and actor Bobby Darin.
Starring David Campbell and directed by Simon Phillips (Priscilla Queen of the Desert – The Musical), the show presents great hits from the 50s and 60s including Mack The Knife, Beyond the Sea and the multi-million-seller Dream Lover.
This musical captures the glamour and passion of the big band era, the Rat Pack in Vegas and the Golden Age of Hollywood – a time of trail-blazing stars, knock-out fashions and life-changing events.
Featuring a sensational cast with over 40 on stage including an 18-piece big band, DREAM LOVER – THE BOBBY DARIN MUSICAL is a big show with a big score and a big heart.
The multi-talented David Campbell is the perfect choice to star as Bobby Darin in an intimate and epic story of an all-round entertainer adored by his fans who, together with his movie star wife Sandra Dee, provided the amazing soundtrack to a generation.
David Campbell is one of Australia’s most popular and versatile entertainers. The singer and actor hosts TV and radio shows and is the winner of three Helpmann Awards. He is also a founding member of Independent Music Theatre, the group of producers behind Hayes Theatre Co.
Don’t miss DREAM LOVER – THE BOBBY DARIN MUSICAL: a true story stranger than fiction and far beyond the song.
MELBOURNE’S SUMMER MUSICAL
Exclusive to Arts Centre Melbourne from December