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CELEBRITY THEATRESPORTS 2019

Enmore Theatre hosted the fun night of improvisational comedy that was Celebrity Theatresports. The performers brought their skills to Sunday night’s entertainment and fundraiser for CanTeen, the charity supporting young people affected by cancer.

In Theatresports teams of four improvise a short scenario in which they display their comedic and acting skills and earn points towards becoming the evening’s winner. This creates scenes where the audience learns about teaching orangutans to play table tennis, interior decorators dealing with a house without a bathroom, a mining protest can lead to an unusual love story and a school reunion is a lot like a room full of animals. Continue reading CELEBRITY THEATRESPORTS 2019

CABARET IN THE DAY : GILBERT AND SULLIVAN FOREVER @ MOSMAN ART GALLERY

The first of this year’s Cabaret in the Day series as excellently directed by Melvyn Morrow was the wonderful ‘Gilbert and Sullivan forever!’ starring Andrew O’Keefe and Glenn Amer.

The best of G&S in an hour and a half was presented by O’Keefe (The Chase, Weekend Sunrise) who is a Mosmanite, and Amer who has been described as ‘the man with the fingers of Liberace and the voice of Mario Lanza ‘.

Together they become a cast of hundreds as we dashed exuberantly through some of Gilbert and Sullivans much loved operettas as well as some rarely heard works too. Continue reading CABARET IN THE DAY : GILBERT AND SULLIVAN FOREVER @ MOSMAN ART GALLERY

Cabaret in the Day – Glorious Mud @ The Mosman Art Gallery

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Inset pic- nAndrew O’Keefe- singer and narrator. Featured pic- The original Michael Flanders and Donald Swann

Quick. Book now if you haven’t already for the other concerts as part of this year’s ‘Cabaret in the Day ‘ season. As we arrived for this afternoon’s concert we were greeted by House Full and Sold Out signs.

There was much fun for all both the packed house and the performers. Directed by Melvyn Morrow we were privileged to enjoy the dynamic talents of Andrew O’Keefe (singer and narrator ) and Glenn Amer (singer and pianist) in a recreation of some of the songs of Michael Flanders and Donald Swann. Continue reading Cabaret in the Day – Glorious Mud @ The Mosman Art Gallery