After 65 performances across 11 highly successful international seasons (including National Theatre of Parramatta, Chicago (USA), Northwestern State University of Louisiana (USA), County Cork (IE), Belfast (UK) & Newry (UK)), Jye's musical, The Things I Could Never Tell Steven, continues to be performed worldwide! Watch the trailer. Licensing is available.
The songs from Jye's musicals were recently showcased in the brand new cabaret I Won't Tell (If You Don't) - The Music of Jye Bryant at Castlereagh Boutique Hotel as part of the Sydney Fringe Festival, starring Celeste Notley-Smith, Hannah Alexander, Daniel Placido & Andrew Schwimmer. Tickets available here. Download your complimentary program here.
Jye's musical creation, Captain Moonlite - A New Australian Musical, the fascinating true story of Andrew George Scott (based on the Death Cell Letters of A.G. Scott) premiered at Redcliffe Musical Theatre (QLD) (21-30th August, 2020) and has just completed a second at Richmond Players (5-26th August, 2023). It is set to have it's third and fourth seasons in 2024! Dates to be released soon. Watch the trailer. Licensing is available.
Jye's newest musical, Mother May's - A New Musical premiered at UNSW MTS in October 17-21, 2023. Starring Zia Bohm (as Flora), Anna Kravtsova (as Mother May), Isobel Holland (as Lulu), Olivia Causer (as Adeline), Katherine Vu (as Mabel) and Lucy Jeong (as Bessie). Directed by Josey Tan. Orchestrated by John Tweed. Watch the trailer. Licensing is available.
Jye is also currently working on the new Australian musical, True Blue, (as seen on SBS's Our African Roots) with Maxine Appel-Cohen and Don Battee, about Jye's famous convict ancestor, Billy Blue who was born to escaped African American slaves in Long Island, New York. He ended up in England after the American War of Independence before stealing sugar and being sent to New South Wales in 1801. Stay tuned to learn more about this quirky character of colonial Sydney!