MAGIC MIKE LIVE - Conceived and co-directed by Channing Tatum, Magic Mike Live is a thrilling 360-degree live dance and acrobatic spectacular based on the hit movies. It plays in a luxurious custom-made venue – The Arcadia – built especially for Australian audiences. Premiers in Sydney on 18 December followed by tours to Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth. https://magicmikelive.com.au
COME FROM AWAY – Written by Award-winning husband and wife duo David Hein and Irene Sankoff (book, music and lyrics), COME FROM AWAY follows the incredible real-life journey of 7,000 air passengers who became grounded in Gander, Newfoundland in Canada in the wake of the September 11 tragedy. The small community that welcomed the ‘come from aways’ into their lives provided hope and compassion to those in need. This multi-award winning musical played a sell-out season in Melbourne in 2019, with a return season in January 2021, followed by Brisbane and an opening in Sydney in June.
CIRQUE DU SOLEIL – KURIOS – Cabinet of Curiosities – set in the 19th century, KURIOS is a tale in which time comes to a complete stop, transporting the audience inside a fantasy world where everything is possible. www.cirquedusoleil.com/kurios
SCHOOL OF ROCK – Andrew Lloyd Webber’s hit musical played Sydney at the Capitol Theatre in 2019. https://au.schoolofrockthemusical.com
SIR ELTON JOHN – FAREWELL YELLOW BRICK ROAD – between December 2019 and February 2020, Elton John crossed Australia and New Zealand for what was his farewell tour. The tour opened in Perth and played concerts in all major Australian cities as well as regional areas in NSW, Queensland and Victoria. www.eltonjohn.com
SYDNEY COLISEUM THEATRE –a new cultural landmark for Western Sydney the Coliseum is designed to sit proudly amongst the best lyric theatres and concert halls in the world and is positioned to dramatically change the entertainment landscape of Australia. www.wspac.com.au
SONGS FOR NOBODIES – Following her sold-out season on London’s West End, Bernadette Robinson returned in the hit play Songs For Nobodies; a spellbinding one woman play written by Joanna Murray-Smith of imagined encounters between five divas, Judy Garland, Patsy Cline, Billie Holiday, Edith Piaf and Maria Callas, and five ordinary women. Playing Sydney and Melbourne in February 2020.
CONCHITA WURST AND TREVOR ASHLEY IN CONCERT - Eurovision legend Conchita Wurst returned to Australia with dear friend Trevor Ashley for an evening of musical magic as part of Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras in February 2020.
EVERYBODY’S TALKING ABOUT JAMIE - Inspired by a true story, Everybody's Talking About Jamie is the new award- winning five-star hit musical for today. After taking the UK by storm, Australian touring dates soon to be announced.
Theatre - Musicals and Opera
Pollack Consulting implemented publicity campaigns for tours to Australia by the following international artists:-
STARSTRUCK – the dazzlingly-original Australian film with its “dare to dream” message is to be turned into a fully-fledged “all singing, all dancing” musical. The development of STARSTRUCK with the book for the musical written by Mitchell Butel began in September 2018 with preliminary workshops with students from NIDA. Opening on 30 October 2019. www.rgmproductions.co.uk
WEST SIDE STORY – presented by Opera Australia. A modern retelling of Romeo and Juliet. Set in a New York City enveloped by bitter tension between two teenage gangs. Opening at the Sydney Opera House from 16 August to 6 October 2019. www.westsidestory.com.au
JERSEY BOYS – returned to Sydney in 2018 for a second season. Tells the true-life story and the rise to Stardom of Frankie Valli and the Four Seasons, one of the most successful bands in pop music history.
SWEENEY TODD - The 40th anniversary celebration of this iconic work of the atmospheric underbelly of 19th century London. Starring Australian stage and screen icons Anthony Warlow and Gina Riley for a short season only in both Melbourne and Sydney.
MATADOR – a fiery fusion of burlesque, dance and jaw-dropping circus acts. A tale of a love torn bull & the seductive Matador. Celebration of love, friendship and the bonds that hold us together.
FUNNY GIRL THE MUSICAL IN CONCERT - celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the film, The Sydney Symphony Orchestra presented this special concert production which featured nine of Australia’s favourite leading ladies who shared the role of Fanny Brice on stage.
MADIBA the Musical – celebrates the life of Nelson Mandela who would have turned 100 in July 2018. African dance and vocal traditions are given a contemporary setting and Interwoven with stories of the fight against apartheid and forbidden love in a troubled land. Played Melbourne, Sydney and Canberra.
CRAZY HORSE PARIS – celebrating 65 years of Parisian Glamour and inspired by the endless theme of femininity and sophistication, Australian audiences experienced this tantalizing Parisian cultural phenomenon when Forever Crazy, conceived as a tribute to Alain Bernardin, the founder of Crazy Horse Paris, high kicked through Melbourne, Perth, Sydney and Canberra.
CABARET – The Kit Kat Club returned to Sydney for a short season at the Hayes Theatre from 1 February 2017 then followed by a season at the Athanaeum Theatre, Melbourne from 27 April. This new Australian revival featured a star studded cast which includes Paul Capsis, Kate Fitzpatrick, Marcus Graham and Chelsea Gibb as the wonderful Sally Bowles
MARINA PRIOR & MARK VINCENT – two heavenly voices, one magical evening. The iconic Marina Prior joined Australia’s No.1 tenor Mark Vincent in a magical performance of soaring opera arias, musical theatre showstoppers and well-loved popular songs. Toured nationally from September to November 2016.
CATS – based on the poems of T.S. Eliot, and one of the most recognised and adored musicals of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber, returned for national tours in in 2015 and 2010.
GEORGY GIRL – The Seekers Musical – celebrates the remarkable story of legendary pop group The Seekers. Playing a limited season in Melbourne and Sydney.
GHOST THE MUSICAL – adapted from the Academy Award-winning film, this Broadway and West End hit has its Australian premiere in Adelaide on 8 January, 2016 and then tours to Melbourne, Sydney and Perth.
JERSEY BOYS - The Story of Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons – performed to sell-out audiences in Melbourne and Sydney. Pollack Consulting was responsible for the coordination of the national and New Zealand publicity.
HANDA OPERA ON SYDNEY HARBOUR – a production by Opera Australia of La Traviata performed on a stage above the water on Sydney Harbour in March 2012. This was the inaugural Handa Opera – a massive operatic success for Australia. Pollack Consulting’s work as the leading freelance consultant on this team saw them win the Public Relations Award Highly Commended at the annual NSW Awards, attributed by The Public Relations Institute of Australia. This first Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour set the benchmark for all future productions, garnering huge intrastate, interstate and international tourism. Additionally, this event won the top prize of the Australian Event of the Year at the recent Australian Event Awards.
STRICTLY BALLROOM – the stage musical of the iconic Australian film had its world premiere in Sydney in April 2014.
THE BOY FROM OZ with Hugh Jackman – Pollack Consulting was engaged to manage all publicity and promotions for the highly successful 42 performance arena tour by Hugh Jackman.
Pollack Consulting was responsible for the publicity for the return theatre season of THE BOY FROM OZ starring Todd McKenney at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney in February/March 2011.
SHOUT – the legend of the Wild One – the life and times of Johnny O’Keefe, one of Australia’s rock and roll legends.
DEAD MAN WALKING – an award winning opera by Jake Heggie and Terrance McNally, with Teddy Tahu Rhodes recreating his award winning star performance in the lead role. This astounding piece of theatre, staged in Sydney in September 2007 was previously performed by the South Australian Opera. Pollack Consulting was responsible for the publicity campaign for its Sydney premiere.
MOONSHADOW – Melbourne hosted the World Premiere of this long awaited musical, written by and featuring the music and lyrics of Cat Stevens/Yusef. Moonshadow is a journey of good versus evil, weaving together both new songs and his much loved hits of the past 50 years.
THE ADDAMS FAMILY – The Broadway smash hit, based on the bizarre and beloved family of characters created by legendary cartoonist Charles Addams made its Australian premiere in Sydney in March 2013.
WEST SIDE STORY – one of the most acclaimed musicals of all time, Pollack Consulting coordinated the national and Sydney publicity for the 2010 tour.
ABBA MANIA – a celebration of the music and style of Abba.
CHITTY CHITTY BANG BANG – this FANTASMAGORICAL stage musical had its Australian premiere in Sydney before touring nationally
ROCK OF AGES – nominated for five 2009 Tony Awards. Set in L.A, it’s an hilarious feel-good love story of small-town girl meets a big-city dreamer set against the greatest songs of the 80’s. Opened Melbourne in April 2011.
The return season of BUDDY – The Buddy Holly Story, which played a national tour from February 2009, the 50th Anniversary of the death of Buddy Holly.
FIDDLER ON THE ROOF – Pollack Consulting managed the promotions and publicity for this highly successful return season featuring international star – TOPOL.
BEYOND THE BARRICADE - a glittering concert of musical showstoppers from world renowned musicals such as Phantom of the Opera, Chicago, Evita, Hamilton, Miss Saigon, Wicked, Mama Mia, Jesus Christ Superstar, The Lion King, and Les Misérables made its Australian debut in 2018.
IRISH CELTIC Spirit of Ireland – set in a traditional pub in southern Ireland, this toe tapping show brings the warmth and conviviality for which Ireland is famed, onto the theatre stage. The songs, legends, traditions and dances of a culture whose heritage is as rich as it is old. Toured Sydney and Melbourne June to July 2018.
STOMP – the Broadway, West End and international sensation STOMP and continuous comedy returned for another Australian season.
The CURIOUS INCIDENT of the DOG in the NIGHT-TIME – this Olivier and Tony Award- winning production adapted by Olivier Award-winning playwright Simon Stephens from Mark Haddon’s best-selling book will toured nationally from June 2018.
CIRCUS 1903 – The Golden Age of Circus – a thrilling turn of the century circus spectacular with the very best of traditional and the weird and wonderful circus performers from around the world. Toured Canberra and Sydney in December 2016 and Melbourne January 2017.
JEEVES & WOOSTER – Winner of Best New Comedy at London’s 2014 Olivier Awards, the highly acclaimed comedy Perfect Nonsense, featuring the charmingly incompetent English gentleman Bertie Wooster and his unflappable valet Jeeves played a strictly limited season at the Sydney Opera House in August 2016.
GAZILLION BUBBLE SHOW – Direct from Broadway, starring the international bubble artist, Melody Yang, this multi-million dollar spectacular featuring dazzling special effects, spellbinding never-before-seen laser magi and jaw dropping masterpieces of bubble artistry played an exclusive season at Sydney’s Theatre Royal in July 2016.
THE ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO 2016, 2010 AND 2005 – with the greatest number of international bands ever featured in an Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Sydney in 2005 and 2010, and in 2016 in Melbourne being one of the biggest entertainment events to ever perform at Etihad Stadium. Pollack Consulting managed a team of consultants for over twelve months to achieve a 95% capacity attendance and with one of the largest promotional campaigns mounted through the media for The ROYAL EDINBURGH MILITARY TATTOO - A Salute to Australia.
THE ILLUSIONISTS – the golden age of magic, the time of Houdini and the Magic Circle, when conjurers were superstars. Toured Canberra, Sydney and Melbourne in December 2015/January 2016.
LORD OF THE DANCE – Michael Flatley’s masterpiece exploded onto the Australian stage in Perth in September 2015 and toured nationally.
BLUE MAN GROUP – redefined the term “live entertainment”. A combination of electrifying music, sensational technology, comedy and multimedia theatrics to produce a totally unique form of entertainment.
MRS. BROWN’S BOYS – Agnes Brown and the cast of the BBC TV Series toured nationally in 2014 and 2016.
LE NOIR – The Dark Side of Cirque - a truly unique and electrifying theatrical experience featuring twenty two of the greatest performers on the planet.
POTTED POTTER – the unauthorised Harry Experience, a parody by Daniel Clarkson and Jefferson Turner. All Seven Harry Potter Books in Seventy Hilarious Minutes. This West End and New York Smash Hit toured Australia in 2011 and 2014.
SLAVA’S SNOWSHOW – this world of wonderment and fantasy, a fusion of traditional and contemporary theatrical clowning arts returned for a national tour in June 2013.
CAVALIA – created by Normand Latourelle, one of the co-founders of famed Cirque du Soleil, this Magical Encounter between Human and Horse made its Australian debut in in 2013.
THRILLER LIVE – a celebration of the world’s greatest entertainer, Michael Jackson and the Jackson Five, had its Australian premiere in December 2014 and then toured nationally.
SWAN LAKE ON ICE – 26 Olympic, World, European and National Championship skaters, under the artistic direction of Tony Mercer, perform to the music of one of Tchaikovsky’s most loved ballets
The NUTCRACKER ON ICE – the magnificent Imperial Ice Stars returned with their dazzling new production of The Nutcracker on Ice. Artistic Director Tony Mercer once again created a magnificent, spell binding production to Tchaikovsky’s memorable score.
Two national tours in 2009 and 2013, STOMP – with unstoppable energy and toe-tapping exuberance, STOMP takes the clutter and junk of everyday life and transforms it into a pulsating, witty, utterly irresistible theatrical event.
WIND OF SHAOLIN, a dance drama from China with a cast of over 70 performers.
GRUMPY OLD WOMEN LIVE - a stage theatrical presentation of the highly successful television program which toured Australia in May 2007. Pollack Consulting coordinated the national publicity for this tour.
HALE & PACE – this most successful UK comedy duo farewelled their Australian audience in 2011.
RICK STEIN’S Food Odyssey (hosted by Deborah Hutton) – A national tour.
PARKY & FROST - two of the most charismatic presenters of television, Michael Parkinson and David Frost, turned the tables on each other in this once only event at the Sydney Theatre, February 2011.
THE MERCHANTS OF BOLLYWOOD – a dazzling new production created in Mumbai India which toured Australia and then embarked on its inaugural overseas tour.
THE WAR OF THE WORLDS – Jeff Wayne’s Musical Version of The War of The Worlds - Live on Stage – Pollack Consulting coordinated and managed the national and Sydney publicity for this multimedia, epic extravaganza which toured Australia in 2007.
A CHORUS LINE – this timeless Broadway masterpiece featuring the music of Marvin Hamlisch, played at the Capitol Theatre for a limited season.
RIVERDANCE - Pollack Consulting was responsible for the coordination of the national and Sydney publicity for this farewell tour of Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane.
The first time in Sydney since 2005, TAP DOGS returned for their only Australian engagement for 2011.
CHRISTMAS WITH ANDRE The Dutch King of The Waltz Andre Rieu and his Johann Strauss Orchestra toured Australia for their Christmas tour. Performed Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.
ANDRE RIEU CINEMAS – 2017 MAASTRICHT CONCERT – to celebrate Andre’s 30th year in music, the Maastricht Concert was beamed into cinemas across Australia on 29th & 30th July.
THE ROYAL BALLET – Britain’s flagship ballet company, The Royal Ballet, performed exclusively in Brisbane in June/July 2017 as part of the QPAC International Series. They performed the Australian premieres of two works: The Winter’s Tale, the first full length adaptation of a Shakespeare play and Woolf Works, inspired by three of Virginia Woolf’s landmark novels.
ST. OLAF COLLEGE CONCERT BAND – hailed as one of America’s preeminent bands”, by The New Yorker. The 94-member ensemble joined on stage by the Royal Australian Navy Band (Melbourne) and Canberra Wind Symphony (Canberra) toured Australia in January 2018.
HONG KONG PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA – recognised as Asia’s foremost classical orchestras and celebrating the 20th anniversary of the establishment of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. Internationally acclaimed conductor Jaap van Zweden, conducted the orchestra with renowned violinist Ning Feng as soloist. Performing at the Arts Centre, Melbourne and at the Sydney Opera House in May 2017.
LES ARTS FLORISSANTS – is one of the most renowned and respected early music groups in the world. As part of the worldwide celebration to mark the 450th anniversary of the birth of the great Italian composer Claudio Monteverdi, Les Arts Florissants performed in two separate programs of MONTEVERDI MADRIGALS. The Cremona and the Mantua were performed on consecutive evenings in April 2017 at the Concourse Performing Arts Centre, Chatswood.
ST PETERSBURG BALLET THEATRE – this internationally acclaimed company performed two full-length classic productions of the world’s most loved ballets, Tchaikovsky’s Swan Lake and his most enchanting and magical ballet of all time The Nutcracker. Performed at the Lyric theatre in December 2016.
SARAH GRUNSTEIN – Praised by the New York Times for her “penetrating musical intelligence”, internationally acclaimed Australian pianist Sarah Grunstein performed J.S. Bach’s Golberg Variations at the Melbourne Recital Centre and the Sydney Opera House in October 2016.
BRISBANE BAROQUE – a festival celebrating the music of the baroque era featuring Handel’s first Italian Opera, Agrippa, the music of Antonio Vivaldi, Soprano Greta Bradman and harpsichord virtuoso Mahan Esfahani. The festival will run from April 8 to April 16.
AMERICAN BALLET THEATRE – in its first ever visit to Australia in August 2014, the American Ballet Theatre performed Swan Lake and a Triple Bill (featuring the works by world renowned choreographers Jerome Robbins, Twyla Tharp and Alexei Ratmansky).
THE BOLSHOI BALLET – one of the most prestigious ballet companies in the world, performed an exclusive season at the Queensland Performing Arts Centre in Brisbane in 2013.
THE PARIS OPERA BALLET – One of the world’s greatest ballet companies toured Australia in 2007, 2009 and 2013 to perform Swan Lake, Jewels, La Bayadere and Giselle.
THE HAMBURG PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, STATE OPERA & THE HAMBURG BALLET – were two of the highlights of “The QPAC International Series” performing Mahler’s Resurrection Symphony andWagner’s Das Rheingold and two new ballet works, Nijinsky and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
THE ENGLISH NATIONAL BALLET – one of the greatest classical ballet companies of all time toured Australia in June 2012 for an exclusive season at The Concourse, Chatswood. Under the leadership of Wayne Eagling, they performed Apollo and Suite en blanc and a selection of favourite pas de deux, Manon, Don Quixote or Black Swan, and Trois Gnossiennes.
VIENNA PHILHARMONIC with Valery Gergiev conductor – Pollack Consulting launched the new financial partnership between Sydney Opera House and National Australia Bank, and their first venture to bring to Australia the world acclaimed Vienna Philharmonic.
UBS VERBIER FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA with Bryn Terfel – Pollack Consulting was engaged to achieve branding for the orchestra on its first ever tour to Australia with one of the worlds greatest bass-baritones.
THE EIFMAN BALLET – one of the world’s finest contemporary ballet companies made its Australian debut with two of its most acclaimed productions – Anna Karenina and Tchaikovsky at the Capitol Theatre, Sydney and the Regent Theatre, Melbourne.
OPERAMANIA – ten dynamic soloists from the Moscow Novaya Opera, four classical ballet dancers from the Russian Imperial Ballet and a 44 piece symphony orchestra performed highlights from some of the most loved operas of all time.
JENNIFER HOLLIDAY – best known for her starring role in Dreamgirls, this Tony and Grammy Award winning Broadway icon made her Australian Debut exclusively for Sydney Cabaret Festival in July 2019.
CARLOTTA - Queen of the Cross –a whirlwind ride with songs and stories from 50 years on and off the stage. Accompanied on piano by Helpmann Award winner Michael Griffith, Carlotta performed a limited season at the intimate Hayes Theatre in Sydney.
THE BODYBAG – Trevor Ashley as multi-award winning superstar Rachel Marinade in this high-octane pantomime. Played a limited season at the Sydney Opera House and the Comedy Theatre, Melbourne.
GEORGE MICHAEL TRIBUTE with SSO – Sydney Symphony Orchestra performed a George Michael tribute to honour one of the greatest pop icons of a generation. Performed at the Sydney Opera House in July 2017.
BEN HUR: Bigger than the Legend – Pollack Consulting co-ordinated the Sydney publicity and promotions for this extravaganza which thrilled audiences in October 2010.
LIZA’S BACK! (is broken) – explores the parts that Minnelli should have done over the last forty years. Much loved diva, and three-time Helpmann nominee Trevor Ashley premiered his brand new show in Sydney at the Hayes Theatre in September 2016, with a return season at the Sydney Opera House in November 2016.
ROLLING THUNDER VIETNAM - had its world premiere in Brisbane on 14 August 2014 Set in the Vietnam War era, the evocative and stirring production showcases some of the greatest rock songs ever produced.
A LONG WAY TO THE TOP – 20 legends of Australian rock, reunited for the 10th Anniversary Concert which toured Melbourne, Sydney, Newcastle and Brisbane.
DIAMONDS ARE FOR TREVOR - the irrepressible Trevor Ashley celebrates the musical legacy of Dame Shirley Bassey.
THE MOTOWN EVENT – a national concert tour with Motown artists including Mary Wilson from The Supremes, Martha Reeves & The Vandellas, The Temptations, The Four Tops, The Miracles, and Joan Osborne, together with Australia’s Jimmy Barnes and Ian Moss.
THE MUSIC of ANDREW LLOYD WEBBER – the Magic of the Music - An evening showcasing the musical genius of Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber. Pollack Consulting coordinated the national publicity & Sydney publicity for their Australia wide tour.
MARDI GALA – this variety gala at the Sydney Opera House celebrated forty years for Mardi Gras. Starring Trevor Ashley who was joined by Todd McKenney, Paul Capsis, Casey Donovan, Joel Creasey and the legend herself, Carlotta.
MITZI MACINTOSH a Lifetime in Lipstick – one of Sydney’s drag legends, Mitzi in her first ever one-woman show performed her favourite numbers, told hilarious stories and gossiped about all the legends she encountered during her illustrious career.
TURNS – this “pantomime with a twist” had its world premiere on 22 February 2011 before undertaking a national tour.
RUPERT – David Williamson’s take on the greatest media mogul of all time Rupert Murdoch, had its Sydney Premiere in November 2014.
FAT SWAN - Trevor Ashley in his adults only panto, once again brought to life Natalie Portly in her quest to be a ballet star.
HIDDEN SYDNEY – The Glittering Mile – an immersive theatrical experience that brought to life the characters of historical Kings Cross set in a former brothel.
HOBART BAROQUE – a celebration of the music of the 17th and 18th centuries.
THE AUSTRALIAN SINGING COMPETITION – 2009, 2010, and 2011, Pollack Consulting was once again responsible for the publicity of this competition to discover Australia’s newest, classical singing star.
The HELPMANN AWARDS 2004 to 2013 and 2016 to 2017 – national awards for the performing arts which were held at the Sydney Opera House. Pollack Consulting has been responsible for eight Awards Ceremonies.
THE BIG ANXIETY FESTIVAL - the biggest mental health and arts festival in the world, explores and re-imagines the state of mental health in the 21st century. Art & Theatre, Science & Technology combine forces to explore mental health. Opening 20 September to 11 November 2019 and presented over 60 events across Sydney. www.thebiganxiety.org
REAL BODIES – the highly original and thought-provoking exhibition of human anatomy exploring life by displaying real, perfectly preserved human bodies and over 200 anatomical specimens. Opened Sydney in April 2018 through to September 2018.
TITANIC THE EXHIBITION – sailed into Sydney April 2017 until January 2018. The world’s most famous ill-fated ship came alive with artefacts and interactive recreations with a thrilling self-guided tour.
POWERHOUSE MUSEUM – engaged Pollack Consulting for a fourteen month ongoing consultancy to publicise its 5 exhibitions: AUTO OBESSION – an exhibition which comprised a curious and eclectic collection of 25 restored and original historic cars, from luxury tourers and family sedans to racing and sports cars. UNDRESSED - 350 years of Underwear in Fashion. CIRCUS FACTORY – a program of spectacular proportions, which featured all the wonder of the circus with live performance, sideshow favourites, local and international exhibits and vintage toys and novelties. DISOBEDIENT OBJECTS, direct from the Victoria and Albert Museum, London which demonstrates how political activism drives a wealth of design ingenuity and EVIDENCE: by Brook Andrew. A major commissioned art work which brings an Australian perspective to how objects can act as evidence of social change. The QUEEN’S BROOCH - The Wattle Spray brooch created for and presented to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II by the Australian government in 1954 to symbolise the links between the Royal Family and Australia.
TUTANKHAMUN and The Golden Age of The Pharaohs – organised by the National Geographic Society, Arts & Exhibitions International and IMG, with cooperation from the Egyptian Supreme Council of Antiquities, TUTANKHAMUN was the most prestigious exhibition ever to visit Australia. This exhibition broke every box office record in Australia with nearly 800,000 visitors, generating in excess of $900,000 in publicity coverage and is acclaimed as the greatest museum and gallery success ever.
ALEXANDER THE GREAT – 2000 YEARS OF TREASURES – The largest collection of treasures ever to come to Australia from the world famous State Hermitage in St Petersburg, Russia was exhibited at the Australian Museum.
THE LIGHTS OF CHRISTMAS – in December 2016, St Mary’s Cathedral was the centrepiece of a stunning light and sound show as the iconic building lit up Sydney. A stunning backdrop for a public celebration of Christmas using interactive storytelling. Families were entertained by the Fantasia-style animation of the classic Christmas favourite The Nutcracker suite.
BRIDGECLIMB - the most successful tourist attraction ever launched in Australia with the company awarded every national tourism and export award available. For seven years from inception Pollack Consulting was responsible for all publicity and promotional campaigns.
THE AUSTRALIAN INSTITUTE OF MUSIC – undertook corporate publicity and media campaigns for five years.
THE CONCOURSE – the launch of this exciting new venue in September 2011 heralded the opening of Sydney’s newest theatre and arts entertainment complex in the heart of Chatswood on Sydney’s North Shore.
TRAINWORKS – New South Wales newest regional attraction – the most comprehensive interpretive display of railway history in Australia. Pollack Consulting launched this new venture on behalf of NSW’s RailCorp.
For twelve months Pollack Consulting implemented specialised publicity campaigns on behalf of the OVATION Channel, Australia’s only dedicated arts & entertainment television channel.
Pollack Consulting was retained by CARRIAGEWORKS to undertake corporate publicity and media campaigns.
NEWS LTD and the DAILY TELEGRAPH - the Launch of their insert magazine SLM. Due to a close working relationship with News Limited, Pollack Consulting was engaged to devise and implement a campaign to promote a News Limited product in other sectors of the national media.