Latest News from The Guild: Autumn 2023

Watch the 35th Annual Music Theatre Guild of Victoria Bruce Awards Ceremony

A celebration of the 2022 judging year of musical theatre in Victoria, Australia.

Director: Liam Charleston
Musical Director: Peter Nguyen
MC: Ang Cuy
Stage Manager: Katy Roose
Production Managers: Damien Calvert, Elly Foster, Karl McNamara
Sound services provided by LSS Productions
Lighting services provided by Moving Light Productions Australia

Expression of Interest for Judging Panels

If you (or anyone you know) are interested in becoming a judge
for the 2023 season, please email an Expression of Interest and a copy
of your theatrical resume to

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Account Number is 201745809

Reminder: Judging
– Overview and Requirements
  • The Judging year concludes on 31st October. Shows presented after this date will be included in the following Judging year.
  • Your company/ school must be a member of the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria. An application for membership can be completed here.
  • Once your membership form is submitted it will be ratified by the committee of management however your judging application can be, and should be submitted in the meantime.
  • Judging Application(s) need to be submitted at least four (4) weeks / twenty-eight (28) days prior to the first performance in your shows show season.
  • Once your Judging Application has been submitted, you will receive confirmation that this has been received at the email address you provided on your application.
  • Please ensure your Company/ School contact details are up to date.
  • Members of the Judging Panel will make contact with your company or ticket secretary to arrange tickets to attend your production.
  • Each company/ school will make available to each judge 2 complimentary tickets (if required) and 1 complimentary program upon attendance. There are a total of 5 Judges for our Open and Junior Sections.To read more about Judging requirements visit
Reminder: Judging
– Concert/Revue Performance
The Concert or Revue Award can be a non-narrative or narrative production. It can be self devised, or available for hire through a rights company. It does not need to have “In Concert” within the title to be considered. As with Production of the Year, the panel assess the same criteria for the Concert / Revue Award.
  • Achieves the creatives’ vision to the highest extent, within the scale and context of the company
  • Rates highly across all categories
  • Has no significant weak areas
  • Overall flow and continuity within the production, combining all elements
We would love to see our member companies submit their concerts, no matter how big or small, to be judged in the 2023 judging year,

What’s On

Don’t forget to submit your show to the “What’s On” Calendar;
Click here to submit your show now.

Watch the 2020-2021 Awards Ceremony
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