West Side Story the Musical

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West Side Story the Musical

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Nigel Huckle Sophie Salvesani Angelina Thomson Noah Mullins Temujin Tera
Anthony Barnhill

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Anthony Barnhill

Anthony is a versatile Australian conductor, pianist, and composer. His performances have been described as ‘heroic’ (Wilma Smith, concertmaster MSO), ‘sensitive and intelligent’ (ArtsHub), and displaying ‘incredible showmanship’ (Tina Arena). Anthony’s credits span radio, national television, and as guest soloist with symphony orchestras.

​Anthony worked on the 2019 international tour of West Side Story (Opera Australia, GWB entertainment, BB group), conducting performances at renowned opera houses around the world, including Staatsoper Unter den Linden in Berlin and the Sydney Opera House. Other musical theatre credits include Chicago (GFO), Evita (OA), and Oklahoma! (The Production Company). As Musical Director for Australian International Productions, Anthony led concert performances in twelve cities throughout China.

As pianist, Anthony has worked for the Victorian State Schools Spectacular, Monash University, Opera Scholars Australia, and US artist Mario. He served as Composer in Residence for Creative Innovation Global 2017-2019.

​​Anthony studied at Monash University where he won numerous awards including the flagship Concerto Competition, while also achieving the university’s highest performance result in each year of study. He was winner of the prestigious Rob Guest Endowment Musician Award.

Anthony is the Musical Director for the upcoming production of The Phantom of the Opera at the Sydney Opera House.