Ronnie James Dio Musical To Open This Spring
. (hennemusic) A new musical that will feature the songs from the career of the late legendary metal vocalist Ronnie James Dio will see its world premiere in Australia this March.
"The Legend of Dio - A Metal Musical" - a fictional comedy based on Dio's music, lyrics and imagery - will include material from Dio, Black Sabbath and Rainbow as presented by members of three Melbourne-based bands.
Billed as "equal parts Tenacious D, Rock of Ages and Shakespeare," the musical stars William James Smith from H.M.A.S. Vendetta as Dio, Barbariön frontman Myles Tauchert as Satan and Kat Stargazer of Horizons Edge as wife/manager Wendy Dio.
"The Legend of Dio - A Metal Musical" will premiere on March 6 at The Corner Hotel in Richmond. Read more here.
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