Articles on ‘Songs For Nobodies’

Songs for Nobodies – Play it again!

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.

Songs For Nobodies set for return tour of Australia

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 Connects with Everybody

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.

Songs For Nobodies – Robinson scores encore season in Sydney

Songs For Nobodies – Robinson scores encore season in Sydney

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 demand: Songs for Nobodies has extended Melbourne season

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.

Song For Nobodies – Brisbane Season

Songs for Nobodies is a musical play which operates on a very simple premise: five ‘nobodies’ tell the story of how their lives were touched by a brief encounter with an iconic singer. The marvel of this piece is in the complexity of each of these characters, and more than that, they are all played… Read more.

Songs for Nobodies: A Show for Everybody

Recently, I happened upon an extraordinary video clip. In less than 2 and a half minutes I saw one woman sing like Judy Garland, Maria Callas, Edith Piaf, Billie Holiday and Patsy Cline – interspersed with snippets from monologues in as many different accents. Transfixed, I immediately wanted to know more about the incredibly clever and… Read more.