Friday, July 29, 2011

John Bowles phones in from London

One-time star of Young Talent Time and now a veteran of Phantom of the Opera and Cats, John Bowles, is returning to Victoria with his show "Child Star to West End Star". John will be phoning in from London. We'll also chat to Matt Fennell about his show "Food Porn". Click here for more details. And we'll be playing lots of duos, including Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley, and our own Judi Connelli and Suzanne Johnston.

Friday, July 22, 2011

Our guest is Caroline Nin

French chanteuse Caroline Nin is coming back to the Melbourne Recital Centre for a series of concerts called "Songs and Stories from the Paris Lido". Caroline's phoning us from Sydney. And we'll be playing some Christmas tracks for Christmas in July. Join us 9pm Sunday.

Friday, July 15, 2011

Dean Bryant, Josie Lane & Matthew Robinson join us

Dean Bryant is co-directing Cole Porter's Anything Goes for The Production Company. Josie Lane has just done a season of Josie in the Bathhouse at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival. And Matthew Robinson has won a Churchill Fellowship and is heading off to New York to work with composer Stephen Schwartz. All three of them join us in The Cabaret Room tomorrow night.

Friday, July 8, 2011

Melbourne Cabaret Festival Curator David Read joins us

David Read is no stranger to cabaret. For more than 10 years David and his partner Neville Sice ran the Butterfly Club. Now they're the artistic curators of the Melbourne Cabaret Festival. David joins the Cabaret Room to tell us all about the Festival and the cavalcade of artists, including Le Gateau Chocolat (pictured), Dolly Diamond, Kaye Sera, Luke Gallagher, Emma Clair Ford and Jon Jackson.

Friday, July 1, 2011

Sophie Walsh-Harrington and Emma Clair Ford join us in The Cabaret Room

Acclaimed cabaret stars Sophie Walsh-Harrington (pictured at top) and Emma Clair Ford (below) join us tomorrow night in the Cabaret Room. Emma's show, Lila Gray, is featured in the Melbourne Cabaret Festival which also includes The Big Gay Sunday Cabaret, Dolly Diamond and Luke Gallagher. Full festival details here.