Friday, November 25, 2011

Kimberly Dark is our special guest

Lesbian performance artist and story teller Kimberly Dark of Hawaii is in Melbourne for performances of "Good Fortune" at The Butterfly Club and "Dykeotomy" at Hares and Hyenas Bookstore. Kimberly is a writer, mother and professor, and she's been named one of the 25 "Best of the Best" LGBT speakers and performers on US college campuses by Campus Pride. Join us to hear from Kimberly about her life and work.

Friday, November 18, 2011

Gillian Cosgriff, Joe Black and Elyjah McLeod join us

Award winning cabaret star Gillian Cosgriff (pictured) is presenting "Waitressing... and other things I do well" at Chapel off Chapel. Joe Black is from the UK and he's bringing his rather dark show called "Sex, Drugs and Vaudeville" to the Butterfly Club. And Elyjah Mcleod is a singer and showman who grew up gay in Victoria's western district and discovered his voice in a grain silo. His show at the Bocskai Hungarian Club is called "Cabaret of the Soul". They all join us in the studio for a chat.

Friday, November 11, 2011

WAAPA Graduates and Jonathan Glickfeld

The 2011 Graduating Class from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) are at the Butterfly Club for two performances only. Director Josh Stent and some of the artists join us in the studio. And we'll also chat to Jonathan Glickfeld about organic crooning and his very experienced accompanist, Ron Rosenberg.

Friday, November 4, 2011

Luke Escombe is our special guest

Luke Escombe is a singer, songwriter and pimp. He's joining us to talk about his new show, "Chronic". And we'll be playing tracks by European artists including Marlene Dietrich, Charles Trenet, Edith Piaf and Caroline Nin.