Broadway to Oz is a dream come true: Hugh Jackman
Known all around the world for his portrayal of the clawed mutant Wolverine in several X-Men and Wolverine films, Australian actor Hugh Jackman would see in a concert show. Broadway to Oz would show Hugh’s journey as an actor & as his personal life. The stage show will tour five cities in Australia.
He said, “Broadway to Oz’ is a dream come true. It is the show I have always wanted to bring home”. Hugh would be backed by 150 musicians & dancers as the show shows a mixture of projects that Hugh has connected. It would also be a recognition to classic musicals. The focus will be on Hugh’s early days in Outback Australia.
Sunset Boulevard & Beauty and The Beast were the first projects that Hugh took up. He met his wife Deborra Lee Furness during Corelli, an Australian Broadcasting Corporation’s TV drama series. He was then part of Australian independent films Paperback Hero and Erskineville Kings. The Hollywood success like The Prestige, The Fountain, The X-Men franchise, Wolverine and Les Miserables then followed.