Michael Cassel

Michael Cassel

Michael Cassel

Executive Producer

Michael Cassel is the Australian producer of Hamilton and is the global producer of the first international tour of Disney’s The Lion King. He is Executive Producer of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in Melbourne and will produce the Melbourne season of Sydney Theatre Company’s The Picture of Dorian Gray. Michael has produced Les Misérables, Kinky Boots, Beautiful: The Carole King Musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert and Singin’ in the Rain. Current Broadway and West End credits include MJ: The Musical, Get Up Stand Up! The Bob Marley Musical and the forthcoming Broadway production of Almost Famous. Concerts and events include The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo, the opening celebration of the ICC Women’s T20 World Cup and tours including Celeste Barber, Lea Salonga, Tina Arena, Rita Wilson and Darren Criss. In addition to his theatrical interests, Michael exclusively represents a boutique stable of clients including The Hon. Julia Gillard AC, Lord Sebastian Coe CH, KBE, Liz Hayes, Larry Emdur and Sami Lukis. Michael began his professional career working with Australia’s legendary producer and celebrity manager, Harry M. Miller before joining Disney Theatrical Group, working with the company in both Australia and New York. Michael is the recipient of an Honorary Doctorate of Letters from the University of Wollongong. Michael lives in Sydney with his wife Camille and their children Eveleigh and Vaughn.