Taking the Minnelli
Footlights kicked off 2015 with a spiritual sequel to Taking the Minnie, focusing this time on presenting a musical theatre revue of gender-bent songs from movie musicals. This was the first production in which the Society chose to have different musical numbers directed by a range of directors and choreographers.
Musical Director: Michael Stebbings with Stephen Clothier
Directors/Choreographers: Ben Emerson, Brigid Boyle, Cassandra Tse, Esther Welsh, Erin Thompson, Georgia Latief, Margaret Hill (Dance Captain)
Cast: Abigail Helsby, Ben Emerson, Bruno Shirley, Catherine Gavigan, Chloe Garrett, Dave McNamara, David Young, Erin Thompson, Gabrielle Wright, Laura Gardner, Margaret Hill, Mike Bryant, Patrick Jennings, Ruby Kemp, Stacey O'Brien, Talia Carlisle
Photography by Alex Liu