Articles on ‘Cabaret’

Melbourne Fringe: Glamping with Bobby and the Pins

In the cabaret performance Glamping with Bobby and the Pins, I can’t remember when I’ve been more entertained by such a silly show, one that − at its best − shimmers as a catwalk model in chiffon. All-female barbershop group Bobby and the Pins bring a selection of tunes from the 1920s to the 1950s to punctuate… Read more.

Artists called to join the Powerhouse in Wonderland

This December, the outdoor Powerhouse Plaza at the Brisbane Powerhouse will be transformed into a night-time playground for a brand new festival – Wonderland. An explosive carnival of alternative comedy, cabaret, circus and music, Wonderland will run from Friday 5 to Sunday 14 December 2014 and a callout for additional artist submissions has just been… Read more.

Confessions of a Control Freak

“I want it all – I want it now” – put that on your to do list! Belinda Raisin plays Frances, an over-committed control freak who loves a to-do list like a monk loves to meditate. Unravelling the conundrum of the contemporary life, Frances mixes timetables, yoga, alcohol, roller blading, dance and song into a… Read more.

David Campbell sings John Bucchino – Hayes Theatre

David Campbell Sings John Bucchino Cover. Image by Blueprint Studios

David Campbell came home to the Hayes as part of the Hayes Cabaret Festival, and I don’t think we knew how much we missed him until he had returned. Campbell, a household figure probably best known these days for his co-host gig on Channel Nine’s Mornings, is an old-school singer and musical theatre performer who… Read more.

Review: Sibling Revelry

As the Adelaide Cabaret Festival approached its finale for 2014, two highly anticipated stars (both of whom had individually dazzled Adelaide audiences in previous festivals), were preparing to join forces in what promised to be a Festival highlight. Sisters Liz Callaway and Ann Hampton Callaway, in their show Sibling Revelry, highlight the double-edged sword that… Read more.

Win a Double Pass to BOOP – The Cabaret, Melbourne

AussieTheatre are thrilled to be giving away a DOUBLE PASS to see BOOP starring Laura McCulloch as the much loved cartoon character Betty Boop. Boop-Boop-A-Doop along with McCulloch in this cute and quirky cabaret at Kew Courthouse on Saturday 28th June at 9pm as part of the Melbourne Cabaret Festival! Created by Max Fleischer of Fleischer… Read more.

Picture Perfect at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival

The Adelaide Cabaret Festival has showcased the diversity of the cabaret genre with Scott Evan Davis’ song cycle, Picture Perfect. The rolling musical journey explores the reality behind the ‘picture perfect’ façade we attempt to present to the world – the truth behind the “perfectly composed family portrait.” Given that this song cycle has already… Read more.

David Campbell Sings John Bucchino – Adelaide Cabaret Festival

A brilliant musical duo requires an unspoken understanding and a perfect balance between artists. When it comes to the music, David Campbell and John Bucchino, longtime friends and collaborators, have got it just right. David Campbell Sings John Bucchino is an intimate and personal affair that showcases the voice of our local hero, David Campbell,… Read more.