With rumours starting just last week, it has now been confirmed that Melbourne Theatre Company will produce the hit Broadway musical Once as part of their 2014 season in partnership with John Frost, Phil Bathols and the producers of Once USA. MTC will also produce the world premiere of Pennsylvania Avenue the next collaboration between… Read more.
Three years age when Bernadette Robinson debuted in Songs for Nobodies as part of a season at Melbourne Theatre Company, she was a veritable unknown. Her play by Joanna Murray Smith seemed the unlikeliest of ventures – an anecdotal piece about the interactions of five nobodies with five legendary performers (Judy Garland, Patsy Cline, Edith… Read more.
I am nervous when I drive to meet this month’s chat-ee, as this is the first subject I have NEVER ever met. I also happen to be a HUGE fan of hers, after seeing her Helpmann nominated role in the one-woman triumph that was Songs for Nobodies.
One of Australia’s most versatile performers Bernadette Robinson, and producer Harley Medcalf, chat with Bethany Simons about their smash-hit play, Songs for Nobodies and its return Australian season. If you haven’t yet heard of or seen Bernadette Robinson on stage, the simple fact is, you’re missing out. In the critically acclaimed one woman show, Songs… Read more.
Australia, it's our lucky day, and 2013 is going to be our lucky year. How can you tell? Joanna Murray-Smith's critically acclaimed one-woman show Songs for Nobodies, starring powerhouse vocalist and performer Bernadette Robinson, is set for a return season in January. Beginning in Melbourne on January 2, 2013, Songs for Nobodies will also travel… Read more.
Songs For Nobodies played to a full theatre as the rain struck down in Brisbane last Friday night. The star of the play, the delightful Bernadette Robinson, mesmerised the audience in the Joanna Murray-Smith one-hander, as she told the stories of various average and unassuming women (nobodies) and their connection to well know song divas of… Read more.
It is a rare and beautiful thing when a show brings you to your feet to applaud at the final curtain. But it is a moment of pure ecstasy when a show becomes a life moment – a night you’ll never forget, a transcendent experience, a joyous moment of revelation. The metaphors are endless! The… Read more.
Further to the announcement of a Sydney encore season this morning, Bernadette Robinson’s highly acclaimed one woman sensation – Songs For Nobodies – will also play an encore season in Brisbane and a premiere season in Perth.
Songs For Nobodies, Bernadette Robinson’s one woman show, made waves across the country since its sold out 7 week premiere in Melbourne, 2010. Having garnered critical success and public adoration in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane Songs For Nobodies is returning for a limited time in 2012. The show is currently playing an extended Encore Season in Melbourne after a… Read more.
Due to overwhelming demand, the Melbourne Encore Season of Joanna Murray-Smith’s critically acclaimed one-woman show, Songs For Nobodies has been extended with an additional two weeks on sale. This theatrical masterpiece stars the extraordinary talented Bernadette Robinson and it returns to Melbourne after sold-out seasons at the Sydney Opera House and Brisbane’s Powerhouse. The extended season will… Read more.