Fest Mag – Review: Exquisite (An Evening with Mama Alto) ★★★★

Mama Alto brings the soul back to jazz ★★★★ By Letti K-Ewing PUBLISHED 18 FEB 2019 Original Post at Fest Mag Transcending the modern era, Mama Alto’s voice seems to exist in all times and places. At moments it's hard to believe the performance is staged in Adelaide’s converted Freemason’s Hall and not a Downtown …

Fest Mag – Review: Fringe Wives Club: Glittergrass ★★★★

Another smash for the Fringe Wives as two new members join the club ★★★★ By Letti K-Ewing PUBLISHED 18 FEB 2019 Original Post at Fest Mag An ode to “wild women and fierce femmes,” Fringe Wives Club have produced yet another must-see show. Glittergrass is a musical parody imbued with hilariously delivered pop ballads, served with their …

Fest Mag – The Colour Orange: The Pauline Hanson Musical: Review ★★★

The Colour Orange: The Pauline Hanson Musical ★★★ By Letti K-Ewing PUBLISHED 04 MAR 2018 Musicals about Australian politicians always seem to land well amid a government that is constantly the butt of the nation’s jokes. But the folks behind The Colour Orange: The Pauline Hanson Musical belt out some food for thought: "Maybe the joke is on …

Fest Mag – Revenge: Review ★★★

Revenge ★★★ By Letti K-Ewing PUBLISHED 25 FEB 2018 Revenge is a dish best served cold, which burlesque performer and singer-songwriter Irene Nicola attempts to convey through impressive original cabaret numbers and abrasive verbal takedowns of the male gender. While Nicola’s feminist intention is clear from her opening monologue, “this show is about rage, pain, sadness, …

Fest Mag – Diffusion: The Movies In My Mind: Review ★★★★

Diffusion: The Movies In My Mind ★★★★ By Letti K-Ewing PUBLISHED 25 FEB 2018 Self-professed chameleon of the stage, cabaret performer Cazeleon takes the helm in their one-person show embarking on a journey through cinematic history with a deeply personal twist. In this cabaret spectacular, Cazeleon employs a linear sequencing of movie eras to tell the …

Fest Mag – A Night at the Musicals: Review ★★★★

A Night At The Musicals ★★★★ By Letti K-Ewing PUBLISHED 23 FEB 2018 After touring A Night at the Musicals for over two years, Le Gateau Chocolat and Jonny Woo's act is as polished as a tall pair of Kinky Boots. Now the duo are back on the Adelaide stage with their playful homages to everyone’s favourite musical …