Musicals, The 3 Little Pigs, Avenue Q and Once


AG Theatre Launches with Exciting Melbourne Premiere

Melbourne’s theatre scene will soon welcome AG Theatre, a vibrant new independent musical theatre production company founded by Andrew Gyopar.   AG Theatre launches, leveraging the success of the community theatre company Theatrical, AG Theatre aims to infuse a fresh and dynamic presence into the city’s thriving arts landscape.

AG Theatre launches it’s inaugural season with a captivating lineup of productions.

3 Little Pigs

Beginning with the Australian premiere of the children’s musical THE 3 LITTLE PIGS. Crafted by the acclaimed duo Stiles & Drewe, known for their work on Mary Poppins and Peter Pan, this show delivers a charming and witty retelling of the classic tale.  Its enchanting storyline and engaging music will delight audiences of all ages when it opens on December 19, 2024, at the National Theatre in St Kilda.

Avenue Q

Following this family-friendly spectacle, AG Theatre will present the Tony Award-winning AVENUE Q. Opening on February 21, 2025 at the National Theatre.  This edgy and hilarious show features unique puppetry to explore the trials and tribulations of adulthood. Known for its sharp wit and heartwarming moments, Avenue Q resonates with both young adults and the young at heart, making it a must-see for Melbourne audiences.


The critically acclaimed musical ONCE will round out AG Theatre’s premiere season.  Opening on May 3, 2025, at Chapel Off Chapel in Prahran.  This evocative and soulful production tells the story of a Dublin street musician and a Czech immigrant whose shared love for music sparks a deep connection. With its intimate storytelling and beautiful score, Once has garnered Tony, Grammy, and Olivier Awards.  It promises a powerful theatrical experience.

Andrew Gyopar, Founder and Artistic Director of AG Theatre, expressed his enthusiasm for the new venture.

“AG Theatre is about pushing the boundaries of traditional musical theatre and offering our audiences something unique and memorable. We are thrilled to launch with such a diverse and high-caliber slate of shows.  We can’t wait to share these extraordinary stories with Melbourne.”

AG Theatre commits to producing high-quality, innovative, and accessible musical theatre. By bringing fresh and thought-provoking productions to the stage, the company aims to nurture local talent and provide audiences with unforgettable theatrical experiences.

AG Theatre Launch Season Dates:

  • THE 3 LITTLE PIGS: Opening December 19, 2024, at the National Theatre, St Kilda
  • AVENUE Q: Opening February 21, 2025, at the National Theatre, St Kilda
  • ONCE: Opening May 3, 2025, at Chapel Off Chapel, Prahran

Tickets for AG Theatre’s inaugural season will be available for purchase starting July 1, follow on FB or Instagram. Don’t miss out on experiencing this exciting new chapter in Melbourne’s theatre scene.

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