Podium Concert Productions’ presentation of NINE in Concert was a resounding success, thanks to you, our audiences. From early ticket purchases to social media buzz, your enthusiastic support of presenting “Shows that Deserve to be Heard” enabled us to once again bring together the finest talent from the worlds of musical theatre, opera and orchestra to create an unforgettable experience for performers and audiences alike. We are grateful and proud of the result.

As we ponder our next in-concert offering, feel free to revisit NINE through production photos and reviews below. And stay tuned for the announcement of our next show.


  • a high-calibre production featuring a cast of prominent Canadian talent
  • Taylor Long,

  • a chance to see it with … brilliant talented singers & actors –is a rarity, …a rare opportunity that any music theatre fan, indeed any music fan, should seize if at all possible.
  • Leslie Barcza,


  • Photography courtesy Hilary Gauld-Camilleri

About Podium Concert Productions

Led by award-winning producer Peter da Costa and veteran music director Mark Camilleri, Podium Concert Productions aims to produce a series of Broadway musicals in concert featuring Canada’s brightest stars of stage and musical theatre sharing the stage with an orchestra of world-class musicians.

The founder of da Costa Talent Management and co-founder of Show Choir Canada, Peter da Costa has built his career on creating opportunities, seeking new ventures that capitalize on his extensive industry experience. With offices in Toronto and Vancouver, da Costa Talent Management today enjoys a cross-country presence that benefits the agency’s roster of award-winning Triple Threat talent. Podium Concert Productions is one of several productions in development, including a TV series and an original live theatrical show.

A music director, pianist, composer, arranger, accompanist, engineer, producer, conductor, and recording studio owner (Imagine Sound Studio), Mark Camilleri’s credits include music directing The Toxic Avenger (Dancap Productions); Cinderella (Ross Petty Productions); and Disney’s High School Musical (Drayton Entertainment), Funny Girl in Concert ; A Rhapsody in Gershwin, The Very Very Best of Broadway, with Marvin Hamlisch, Martin Short and Audra McDonald; Back The Mack, with Matt Dusk, Sophie Milman, Jim Cuddy, Measha Brueggergosman and Johnny Reid; and the Canadian Screen Awards; associate music directing Mamma Mia, Dirty Dancing (Mirvish Productions); and conducting major symphony orchestras across Canada. He has also shared the stage with Il Divo, Celine Dion, Sting, Eric Clapton, Andrea Bocelli, Sheryl Crow, Sarah McLachlan, David Foster, and Annie Lennox.