About

Asia Theatricals Pty Ltd

Passionately Creative, Innately Commercial

Asia Theatricals Pty Ltd was founded by Torben and Richelle Brookman and is an internationally recognised theatrical producer and presenter specialising in conceptualising, producing, and managing live theatrical and concert productions. The company brings over 15 years of experience working across Australia and New Zealand as well as throughout Asia on both large-scale work and boutique productions.

Musicals have included the Australian and New Zealand premiere of Avenue Q (nominated for 8 Helpmann Awards, winning 5), Jesus Christ Superstar in arena’s in Korea and Korean premiere of We Will Rock You, the world premiere production of Metro Street by Matthew Robinson, which went on to play in Daegu in Korea (nominated 5 Helpmann Awards, 3 Daegu International Musical Festival Awards, 3 Adelaide Theatre Guide Award).

Other productions have included La Fin Des Terres by Compagnie Philippe Genty (Hong Kong 2007, Macau 2008, Taipei 2009) and Slava’s Snowshow (Shanghai 2007, Hong Kong 2007, Korea 2008, Taiwan 2008) and Brad Little – The Phantom Unmasked (Seoul 2006, Taipei and Kaohsiung 2010) and the National China tour of Irish Dance company Celtic Legends.

Theatrical productions have included the record breaking season of The Lonesome West by Martin McDonagh at the Downstairs Theatre at Company B Belvoir In 2009.

More recently unique events such as the Australian national tour of Dreaming Too Loud – An Evening with Geoffrey Robertson QC, The Music of Queen with the Sydney Symphony Orchestra in 2014 and again in 2017 with Philharmonia Australia at the Sydney Opera House and Arts Centre Melbourne, the beautiful cabaret piece Painted From Memory starring Michal Falzon, Bobby Fox and Luke Kennedy and the on-going touring and presentation of the dynamic Swing On This, featuring Michael Falzon, Luke Kennedy, Matt Lee, Ben Mingay and Rob Mills.

Art washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life. - Pablo Picasso