Musical Theatre

Songs for a New World

Tony Award winner, Jason Robert Brown's moving collection of powerful songs examines life, love and the choices that we make.

  • Dates 5 - 15 October

  • Times See below

  • Ticket prices See below

Jason Robert Brown’s mesmerising song cycle weaves together a tapestry of emotions, dreams, and life-altering moments, capturing the raw essence of the human experience, in a performance event which is a feast for the senses.

From the first note to the last, Songs for a New World invites you to embark on a riveting exploration of hope, love, loss, and the transformative power of choices through complex musical structures, soaring vocals, and captivating choreography.

Each song stands alone as a profound narrative, yet together they form a rich mosaic that resonates with audiences of diverse backgrounds.

Soundworks Productions has assembled a stunning cast of powerhouse performers from across Australia to bring this rarely-performed show for a limited season. Directed by Lauren McKinnon (Heathers, Hairspray, Puffs – resident director, DreamSong, Jack Frost and Mad World – director) and choreographed by Benjamin Curé (director of Lion Heart Dance Company).

Musical direction by Benjamin Samuel and Mark Bradley.

Presented by Soundworks Productions

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5 - 15 October


Thursday 5 October, 7pm (Preview)
Friday 6 October, 7pm (Opening)
Saturday 7 October, 7pm
Sunday 8 October, 1pm
Monday 9 October, 7pm (Industry Night)
Wednesday 11 - Friday 13 October, 7pm
Saturday 14 October, 1pm & 7pm
Sunday 15 October, 1pm


$65 Standard
$59 Concession
$49 Child
$59 Groups (6+)
$49 Restricted Viewing
$49 Preview performance (Thu 5 October)


One hour & 50-minutes (incl. 20-minute interval)

Seating & Accessibility

Seating: Allocated Seating

Please make sure you arrive a minimum of 15-minutes prior to the performance start time.

PLEASE NOTE: If you require accessible seating or wheelchair access, call the Box Office on 03 8290 7000, Monday-Friday between 10am and 4pm to book your tickets.

Additional Information

To protect your health and safety and that of our team we have the following measures in place:

Venue will open one hour prior to showtime.
The venue will be CASHLESS.
Mask wearing is strongly encouraged when inside the theatres.

Chapel Off Chapel and the City of Stonnington have comprehensive COVID Safe plans in place.