Tag: Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2018

SONGS FOR THOSE WHO’VE COME ACROSS THE SEAS – Slingsby Theatre

ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL   –  Thursday 21st June 2018  Dunstan Playhouse Review by GARY CLARKE With a respectful acknowledgement of Country this talented cast of five cast off into unknown waters.   I  have seen several of the individual performers previously but never a Slingsby production featuring these  artists together.   The set was a mysterious  backdrop of  …

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CABARET FESTIVAL – TOM WAITS For No Man – 5K

While I could taste the whiskey and smell cigar smoke I detected just a hint of Brecht in the air. This is making it real. Bravo!!

CABARET FESTIVAL – Butt Kapinski – Artspace – 3.5K

Maybe a challenge for Adelaide’s more traditional Cabaret Festival patrons but in a room of engaged punters this has the potential of being a golden hour. 3.5K

CABARET FESTIVAL – Rock Venus – Banquet Room – 4K

It does not take much dreaming off to feel the legend is in the room with us so well does Clifton catch some of the most distinctive notes of Ronstadt’s voice. 4K

CABARET FESTIVAL – MIKELANGELO – EASTERN BLOC ROCK – 5K

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MIKELANGELO AS THE BALKAN ELVIS – ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL Exhibiting his usual extraordinary charisma this consummate storyteller seduces his audience and leads them through the story of a young Yugoslav who realises that he is destined to carry on where Elvis left off. We travel across streams, through gypsy camps, nightclubs and war as the …

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CABARET FESTIVAL . Ali Mcgregor: YMA SUMAC 4.5k

If like me, you are a fan of Yma Sumac you will not be disappointed. If this music is a recent discovery or totally new to you then you are in for a treat.

CABARET FESTIVAL – Amber Martin – Janis: Undead – 4.5K

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Her phenomenal stage presence and incredible vocals held her audience captivated from the moment she entered the room. 4.5K

CABARET FESTIVAL – Em Rusciano – Festival Theatre – 2K

If we need a crusader to smash down the male dominated phallocentric world of modern Australia then Ms Rusciano is your gal. 2K