A comedy trio, a symphony orchestra and video games galore – This Gaming Life is a rather pleasing, albeit unexpected, union of cabaret components. In a unique fusion of comedy, nerdery and musicality, Tripod and the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra combine to take gaming to a new level. Tripod, the wizards of transforming mundane, everyday life… Read more.
In their twentieth anniversary year, Tripod is letting fate decide which songs they sing each night. It’s a nostalgia trip for performers and audience alike. It’s always a shock to the system to remember the ‘90s were nearly 20 years ago, but at least this show – a selection from Tripod’s 101 Hits songbook –… Read more.
It’s been twenty years since Tripod first got together, appearing on Red Faces to expose, hilariously, the fact that Oasis reused the same chords in all their major songs. To celebrate, they have launched a book of sheet music for Tripod 101 Hits and kicked off an Australian tour at the Brisbane Comedy Festival. Armed with a… Read more.
There’s no sense in confusing matters with complicated band names or witty show titles. Australian audiences want fair dinkum. We like to know what to expect. Perfect Tripod: Australian Songs may be a simple and self-explanatory title, but this creative collaboration between Eddie Perfect and Tripod is musically exciting, extremely funny, and anything but bland…. Read more.
Australian musical comedy act Tripod will be joined by theatre star Eddie Perfect for a series of performances at the Sydney Theatre as part of their Perfect Tripod Australian Songs tour. Eddie Perfect has joined Tripod for an Australian tour promoting their upcoming album Perfect Tripod: Australian Songs. Having played sold out shows in Melbourne… Read more.
Having long admired the work of Tripod for their impeccable timing and amusing banter I now realise how much I had underestimated their vocal ability. This show, the result of a collaboration between Eddie Perfect and Tripod, came about because the two acts were thrown together at a Paul Kelly tribute show. Together they worked… Read more.
Following their sell out seasons in Melbourne (January 2013) and Brisbane (May 2013) the four musicians who make up Perfect Tripod are set to perform in Perth (at the Regal Theatre on 30 and 31 August) and Sydney (Sydney Theatre 19-21 September). Aussie Theatre’s Jan Chandler managed to catch up with Eddie Perfect to chat… Read more.
Australian musical comedy trio, Tripod, have returned to Adelaide with their new show Men of Substance. Having entertained audiences with wit, parody and satire for sixteen years (that’s right, the band is now ‘legal’!), Tripod have moved on from their previously immature ways and grown up. Well, kinda. Scod (Scott Edgar), Yon (Simon Hall) and… Read more.