Music Theatre

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical – sneak peek

The cast of Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical today gave a preview of the brand new Australian musical. David Campbell stars as dynamic crooner Bobby Darin.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

Young Bobby had a musical household, with sister Nina (Marney McQueen), showgirl mother Polly (Caroline O’Connor) and Nina’s partner Charlie (Bert LaBonte)

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Bobby makes a television appearance, sing his composition “Splish Splash.”

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Bobby performs with fellow rock and roll stars.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

In the movies, Bobby meets and falls for Sandra Dee (Hannah Fredericksen).

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Bobby’s manager Steve Blauner (Martin Crewes) has to deal with Sandra Dee’s protective mother Mary Douvan (Caroline O’Connor, in her second role in the show).

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell.

Choreographer Andrew Hallsworth’s handiwork is on show as Bobby sings the ever-popular standard “Mack the Knife.”

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell.

The full company of Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

.

Dream Lover is currently in previews, before its official opening night on 6 October 2017.

Dream Lover the Bobby Darin Musical, David Campbell

Dream Lover plays only at Sydney Lyric Theatre, with a season that runs until 13 November 2016.

Photos: Simon Parris

1 reply »

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s