The Cabaret Room
Speaking to Rhys Morgan aka Spanky
In our final show for 2013, special guest Rhys Morgan aka Spanky gives us the low-down on his upcoming gigs and working with the incredible Matthew Mitcham.
Kylie Van Der Veer tells us about the Bernadette Peters 2014 Tour
Producer Kylie Van Der Veer (pictured) tells about the 2014 tour of Broadway megastar Bernadette Peters. Bernadette’s long-time voice coach, Adrienne Angel, will be conducting masterclasses in conjunction with Bernadette’s tour.
Benny Dimas, Sally Bourne and Dolly Diamond
Three of our favourite people on the show this week, the countertenor diva, Benny Dimas, one half of The Yummy Burlesque Hour, Sally Bourne, and JOY 94.9 royalty, Dolly Diamond.
2014 Musical Preview and Adrian Li Donni
Kip, Peter and new co-host Barney Reiter preview all the new musicals for 2014, and star of the upcoming The King and I, Adrian Li Donni pops in to sing us a Christmas song.
Cabaret Room celebrates JOY’s 20th with all the stars
The Cabaret Room team celebrate JOY’s 20th birthday with Dean Bryant, Michael Griffiths, Geoff Paine, Sam Ludeman, Virginia Gay, Aaron Joyner, Blake Bowden and Matthew Robinson.
Jessamae St James, Ashleigh Clarke & Janeen from Clarinda
Jessamae St James, Ashleigh Clarke and Janeen from Clarinda are all part of the Short & Sweet Cabaret Festival. Check out what they have to say about their upcoming performances.
Short & Sweet Cabaret Festival – 5 acts in 1 show
Kip and Jo (Short & Sweet Cabaret Festival Director) chat to Nick Hedger (pictured), Robert Taylor, Neil Triffid and Fanny Bouffant and play a track by Ginger and Tonic. All acts are part of this […]
Short & Sweet Cabaret – Dirk Hoult re Ophrafication
The director of the Short & Sweet Cabaret Festival, Jo O’Callaghan, joins us as co-host. Jo and Kip chat to Dirk Hoult the director of Ophrafication starring Rachel Dunham (pictured).
Wendy Grose on Perfect Timing
Opera singer Wendy Grose (pictured) tells us what one can expect from Wagner’s Ring Cycle with all the boring bits taken out. Her show is called Perfect Timing.
Ruth Wilkin tells us her True Story
Ruth Wilkin tells us all about her show True Story which she’s performing at The Butterfly Club with accompanist Barney Reiter.
CLOC’s Jon Sebastian and Kelly Windle tell us about “Guys and Dolls”
Jon Sebastian (who was Sky Masterson) and Kelly Windle (Sarah Brown) tell us all about CLOC’s new production of “Guys and Dolls” and Lulu (of Lulu and the Paige-Turners) tells us about her new EP, […]
“Rewrite: The Musical”, Jessamae St James and Michaela Burger
It’s our final show before we take a three month break, and it’s a good one! We chat to writers Lachlan Hamill and Josh Briers about their upcoming musical called “Rewrite: The Musical“. We speak [...]
Matthew Robinson, Rebecca Moore, Rachel Dunham & Bradley McCaw
Amanda Stevens, Mayor of the City of Port Phillip, is our VIP special guest co-host. And we’ll be speaking to four performers who have shows in the Melbourne Cabaret Festival 2013, Matthew Robinson (top) who [...]
“Sunday in the Park with George” and Spanky
In this special show we chat to the director of Victorian Opera‘s upcoming production of Stephen Sondheim and James Lapine‘s “Sunday in the Park with George“, Stuart Maunder, and to one of the leading performers, [...]
Charlie Lane, “Title of Show” and A Saucy Little Secret
This week special guest hosts Andrew and Vanessa join Peter to chat to a number of performers who are doing their thing for the Melbourne Cabaret Festival. Charlie Lane is presenting “The Girl Who Never [...]
Melbourne Cabaret Festival
It’s June which means we’re counting down to the opening of the Melbourne Cabaret Festival on the 26th. We’re joined by David Read (pictured top on the right with partner Neville Sice), one of the [...]
Renée Geyer and Catherine Alcorn
After touring the country to sold out audiences with her debut smash hit cabaret, The Divine Miss Bette, one of Australia’s hottest stage sensations, Catherine Alcorn, brings you her brand new show and the hidden [...]
Danielle Asciak and Gillian Cosgriff
Melbourne cabaret artiste Danielle Asciak (top) is kicking off her heels to sing a ferocious tribute to the feline attitudes of cabaret’s first ultra sex kitten, Eartha Kitt, in “Just an Old Fashioned Grrrrl!” at [...]
Brisbane based Belinda Raisin is bringing her show “Confessions of a Control Freak” to Melbourne for the Melbourne Cabaret Festival in early July. Belinda joins us in The Cabaret Room to tell us all about [...]
Daniele Buatti and Amelia Ryan
Daniele Buatti (above right) is the Music Director for ‘Broadway Unplugged’, a monthly platform for performers to do what they do best in a supportive environment. It happens on the first Monday of every month [...]
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