10th Annual Cabaret Showcase

The pressure is on. Twelve cabaret stars from across Australia will battle it out at this year’s Cabaret Showcase Grand Final. Up for grabs is the opportunity to perform a solo show at the New York Musical Theatre Festival (NYMTF) with flights, accommodation and $1000 cash prize included. The fellow responsible for making dreams come true … Continue reading


Described as mixture of Abby Dobson, Julia Stone and Lisa Mitchell, Adelaide-girl Julia Henning is coming to the Sydney Opera House. The indie pop cabaret songstress took some time out to answer our questions. When did you first become interested in cabaret? My Dad brought me up on Flanders and Swann, a cabaret comedy duo … Continue reading


Matt Colwell, aka “360”, started off in Melbourne’s hip-hop scene making his name as an underground battle MC. He’s just released his second album Falling & Flying, so EMMA SALKILD gave him a call… When did you first decide you wanted to be a musician? I started writing rap at 14, but it was nothing … Continue reading


“The Beatles never got naff in the way other bands have. Fifty years on if you say you like the Beatles no one will raise an eyebrow,” explains cabaret superstar, Mark Jones. A collection of Lennon and McCartney songs have been uniquely re-imagined by talented award-winning cabaret performers Mark Jones, Melissa Langton and Libby O’Donovan. … Continue reading