Articles tagged with: cabaret

Feb02

Glitz, glamour and guests galore at The Vegas Lounge

POSTED ON // Thursday, 02 February 2017 Written by // Reg Domingo

Glitz, glamour and guests galore at The Vegas Lounge

“2016 was a pretty grim year all round, so it’s fabulous to be kicking off 2017 with a fast paced funky show at The Sound Lounge. I am especially excited to be able to showcase some brilliant local talent, feature multiple special guests who, like me, want to help keep the lights turned on in Sydney.”

Jan13

Review: Mother’s Ruin - A Cabaret About Gin

POSTED ON // Friday, 13 January 2017 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: Mother’s Ruin - A Cabaret About Gin

Mother’s Ruin hits so many highs it is a shame the cabaret has such a short run at the Sydney Festival.

Dec19

Bravura, beauty, brawn and boylesque: Dallas Dellaforce stirs it up in 'Briefs'

POSTED ON // Monday, 19 December 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Bravura, beauty, brawn and boylesque: Dallas Dellaforce stirs it up in 'Briefs'

Australia’s queen of avant-garde drag Dallas Dellaforce is adding glamour, whimsy and gender-bending flair to the wildly-successful all-male revue, Briefs, coming to Sydney Festival.

Nov15

Master of Ceremonies: Paul Capsis to shine in new Australian production of 'Cabaret'

POSTED ON // Tuesday, 15 November 2016

Master of Ceremonies: Paul Capsis to shine in new Australian production of 'Cabaret'

Acclaimed performer Paul Capsis tackles the role of a lifetime as the Emcee in the new all-Australian production of Cabaret. Cec Busby reports.

Nov09

The rise and rise of Trevor Ashley's Liza Minnelli

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 09 November 2016 Written by // Reg Domingo

The rise and rise of Trevor Ashley's Liza Minnelli

Trevor Ashley’s foray as Liza Minnelli goes from strength to strength as evident with the success of his latest show, writes Reg Domingo.

Oct07

Paul Capsis to star as Emcee in Cabaret

POSTED ON // Friday, 07 October 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Paul Capsis to star as Emcee in Cabaret

“Cabaret is the holy grail of musicals for me. I’ve always been a big fan of the work of Isherwood. It's a dream for me to play the ultimate Master Of Ceremonies,” says triple threat Paul Capsis of his upcoming role as the iconic Emcee in Cabaret.

Oct02

Review: Hidden Sydney - The Glittering Mile

POSTED ON // Sunday, 02 October 2016 Written by // Veronica Hannon

Review: Hidden Sydney - The Glittering Mile

At the last bar standing in Bayswater Road, Kings Cross, (or maybe we're down to the last three), a new cabaret is celebrating the suburb's colourful history, before we forget it had any colour at all. Or as one well-known local identity put it on opening night, before "the only way we can experience what was great about the Cross is in a fucking museum".

Aug14

Cabaret showcase to bring out rare side of Kurt Phelan

POSTED ON // Sunday, 14 August 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Cabaret showcase to bring out rare side of Kurt Phelan

Triple threat Kurt Phelan takes to the stage at Sydney's Slide to deliver a homespun cabaret on his musical journey to date.

Jun12

Review: Ali McGregor's 'Decadence'

POSTED ON // Sunday, 12 June 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Review: Ali McGregor's 'Decadence'

Playing to a sold out house for a one-night-only performance at the Dunstan Playhouse, Adelaide Cabaret’s co-artistic director Ali McGregor proved why she is such an audience favourite.

Jun08

Catch Catherine Alcorn for one night only!

POSTED ON // Wednesday, 08 June 2016 Written by // Cec Busby

Catch Catherine Alcorn for one night only!

She’s wowed crowds with her homage to stars like Bette Midler and Christine McVie. Now performer Catherine Alcorn takes to the stage sans character to play her most challenging role yet – herself.