Atomic the Rock Musical

Blak Yak theatre is proud to present Atomic the new rock musical this July. ATOMIC is the thrilling new Off-Broadway musical that blasts open the doors of The Manhattan Project. Book and Lyrics by Danny Ginges, Music and Lyrics by Philip Foxman, Created by Danny Ginges, (c) Dreamingful Productions Pty Ltd All Rights Reserved, Exclusively Licensed by Origin Theatrical Pty Ltd

Leo Szilard is the brilliant physicist who unlocks the secret of atomic power. But war turns his hopes for mankind into a billion-dollar race against a German bomb. Ethics, loyalty and true love are tested as Leo and his fellow scientists struggle to save both the world and their own humanity.

Playing 12, 13, 14, 19, 20 and 21 July 2018 8pm at Don Russell Performing Arts Centre.  Book here.

“This new musical does what the best of the genre does so well — revitalize ways of looking at the world.”
Theatre Red (Sydney, 2013)

“Both interesting and moving… Philip Foxman’s music is beautiful.”
The New Yorker (New York, 2014)

“Intelligent, thought provoking with a hot rock score that sizzles.”
Times Square Chronicle (New York, 2014)

“Compulsively watchable… blows the roof off the theatre.”
Theatremania (New York, 2014)

“The music and songs are exhilarating.”
The Monitor (Michigan, 2016)

“It’s a history lesson, it’s a rock musical with a dramatic soundtrack, it’s a thought provoking and great entertainment.”
Its All Theatre (Michigan, 2016)

“Atomic is thrilling.”
Riverfront Times (St. Louis, 2016)