11th May, 2012
All 4 One is a unique blend of the two famous stories of The Three Musketeers and The Man in the Iron Mask. D'Artagnan is determined to fulfill his dream of becoming a Musketeer like Porthos, Athos & Aramis, but along the way they encounter difficulty with the Cardinal and his soldiers. What follows is the story of the ‘Four Musketeers’, and the discovery of the King’s twin brother Philippe locked in the Bastille. D'Artagnan faces a dramatic choice: King or Musketeers?
16th November, 2012
Eurobeat is a simply hilarious celebration of the often cheesy and sometimes talented Eurovision.
Each audience member is allocated a country to belong to on entry to the hall then watched as the ten countries go head to head, battling it out through song and dance to win the coveted Eurobeat Award. As audience voted live each evening wondering if their country would be the winner of the evening.
Act Two takes the silliness to another level, as following a full cast flag waving extravanganza, the cast then recreate the 'live crosses' to the different nations for the vote counts.
10th May, 2013
Set in late Victorian England with Sherlock Holmes and the ever-bumbling sidekick Watson this clever and witty script had an amazing array of characters. The foggy, dark humour of this murder mystery had audiences guessing all night long. Never, since Hamlet, has there been so many bodies! Who done it? Why it's elementary dear Watson!
15th November, 2013
As the 19th becomes the 20th century, all of New York City is excited because widowed but brassy Dolly Levi, the famous matchmaker, is in town. She is currently seeking a wife for grumpy Horace Vandergelder, the well-known half-a-millionaire. Along with a cast of characters with their own romantic plans and ambitions, Dolly and her new friends enchanted and amazed audiences in their pursuit of life, love and adventure.
1st August, 2014
We hate Shakespeare! Or do we? This show gave audiences a rip-roaring rundown of some of Shakespeare’s classics—with a bit of a twist—that tries to answer that very question. With zombies, talking cows and an appearance by Jerry Springer this show took audidences on an hilarious and fast paced introduction to Shakespeare like they'd never seen before.
12th May, 2015
It's 1985 and rock-star wannabe Robbie Heart is New Jersey's favorite wedding singer. He's the life of the party until his fiance, Linda, leaves him at the altar. Shot through the heart, Robbie is so distraught that he makes every wedding as disastrous as his own. When he meets Julia, an admiring young waitress, Robbie falls madly in love. The only trouble is that Julia is about to be married to a Wall Street shark, and unless Robbie can pull off the performance of a decade, the girl of his dreams will be gone forever. With a score that pays loving homage to the pop songs of the 1980s, The Wedding Singer takes us back to a time when hair was big, greed was good, collars were up, and a wedding singer might just have been the coolest guy in the room.
14th November, 2014
The ‘Chicken Ranch’, known since the 1850s as one of the better ‘pleasure’ palaces in all of Texas is pushed into the spotlight when a big-city television personality do-gooder do a segment about the town and finds out what REALLY goes on at Miss Mona's. This hilarious show with randy cowboys chasing petticoat-waving ladies, frantic and chaotic chase scenes abound and all the madness and mayhem that follows had people gasping for air as they laughed at the non-stop antics of the characters in this story. 'And there's nothin' dirty goin' on!'
Choreographer Ellie Bickford was nominated for Best Choreograph at the 2015 ITA Finley Awards for her work on this show.
31st July, 2015
A foot-tapping, family fun variety show with a cowboy theme! Featuring hilarious brothers Nopar and Nosmo King with their crazy inventions. Between the key board, the wee'd killer, and the eye pad, line dancing and singing filled the air.
13th November, 2015
At the height of the Great Depression, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow went from two small-town nobodies in West Texas to America's most renowned folk heroes and the Texas law enforcement's worst nightmares. Fearless, shameless, and alluring, Bonnie & Clyde is the electrifying story of love, adventure and crime that captured the attention of an entire country.
The Murray Music and Drama Club were proud to recieved three ITA 2016 Finley Award nominations for this show. Russell Jay - Best Musical Director, Kim Moore - Best Actress in a Musical, Samatha Ferguson - Best Supporting Actress in a Musical. Congratulations to all of these nominees and to Samatha for winning her category
13th November, 2020
November 2020 saw MMDC stage a musical about the ups and downs of Motherhood. With songs like "Baby Weight Blues" and "The Kids Are Finally Asleep" it proved to be a laugh out loud experience for everyone that watched it! The show followed the story of Amy, a soon-to-be mother and her 3 friends Barb, Brooke and Tasha. During the period of her baby shower, the mums explore the many facets that come with Motherhood.
13th May, 2016
Sweeney Todd - The Demon Barber of Fleet Street was the chilling, suspenseful, heart-pounding masterpiece of murderous barber-ism and culinary crime as we tell the infamous tale of the unjustly exiled barber who returns to 19th century London seeking revenge against the lecherous judge who framed him and ravaged his young wife.
The Murray Music and Drama Club were proud to recieved three ITA Finley Award nominations for this show. Garath Jay - Best Actor in a Musical, Samantha Ferguson - Best Actress in a Musical, Matthew Manning - Best Youth in a Musical. Congratulations to all of these nominees.
29th July, 2016
In The Spotlight was an extravaganza of songs from Broadway and West End musicals that captured the essence of the theatre world over the years. Audiences both young and old were delighted and entertained by an amazing array of songs as we took them on a journey through many well loved musicals.
The Murray Music and Drama Club were proud to recieve an ITA Finley Award nomination for Ashleigh Reliy and Elysia Addison - Best Choreography. Congratulations girls on your nominiation.
11th November, 2016
The stage came to life when the slightly eccentric Mr. and Mrs. Darling’s children Wendy, John and little Michael met the boy named Peter Pan, who likes to visit Wendy in her slumber. The cocky but lovable Peter Pan invited Wendy and her brothers to Neverland, teaching them to fly and guiding them over the oceans to his fantastical realm of fairies, mermaids and Indians. But not everything was perfect in Neverland. Evil Captain Hook, a dastardly pirate, is Peter Pan’s arch nemesis and was set to bring about his destruction.
15th November, 2019
November 2019 saw the classic tale of Cinderella brought to life in true pantomime form. With Ugly Stepsisters Beryl and Sheryl set to ruin Cinderella's dreams of going to the ball she will have to rely on the help from her loyal friend Button, Dumpling the horse and of course her Fairy Godmother.
The Murray Music and Drama Club would like to congratulate Emillie Rivalland on her ITA Finley Award nomination for the Yvonne Lynch Breakthrough Performance Award.
14th May, 2021
May 2021 took MMDC Back to the 80s, the era that brought the world The Rubik's Cube, Max Headroom and The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The graduating class of William Ocean High School lived through their senior year - as they experience the fun, the heartbreak, the loves and the loneliness of growing up.... all set to the biggest hits of the 80's!!