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KING KONG The New Musical Launch Event Streamed Live Saturday, Oct 6 at 10PM (EST)



SATURDAY, OCTOBER 6th 2012 (10:00pm EST)

This Sunday (October 7th) KING KONG, the new stage musical, will launch in Melbourne, Australia.

In an unprecedented move, the producers, Global Creatures, will stream the one-time-only event presentation live on the internet through the show’s website, allowing everyone in the world to get a sneak peek at the making of the production.

The one-time-only streaming will go live on Sunday, October 7th at 10:00PM EST at

The launch will include:

  • Announcement of internationally renowned contemporary artists contributing to the score
  • Announcement of the lead cast
  • Performances of original songs from the show
  • Reveal of set models and costume designs
  • Insights from the award-winning international creative team

One of the world’s great modern myths about an enormous creature and his battle for survival in New York City, KING KONG has gone back to the source – the novella of the original film by Merian C. Cooper and Edgar Wallace – in this world-first adaptation as a large-scale musical.

Global Creatures, the makers of the global phenomena Walking With Dinosaurs – The Arena Spectacular and How To Train Your Dragon Live Spectacular (in association with DreamWorks Theatricals) has been developing KING KONG for the last five years.

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