What's On

   

Melbourne Cabaret Festival

Posted by

<
>

July 15, 2012
8:00 pm

The Melbourne Cabaret Festival returns for its third year, with its largest lineup yet.

This year’s festival marks the first time in Australia that a festival has received its core-funding through crowdfunding, which the organisers have taken as a great vote of confidence and support.

In light of this, the festival has increased its venues and extended the time frame to a 10 night run.

At the Melbourne Cabaret Festival, the definition of “cabaret” runs the gamut from burlesque to jazz, from musicals through to drag comedy-cabaret. There’s even a show that documents the Barbara Streisand story through the songs of Rodgers and Hammerstein, Jerome Kern, Sondheim and Neil Diamond.

If you can’t choose which act to choose from, you can always book tickets for the Best of The Fest, or their opening and closing galas.

If it’s good enough for supporters Geoffery Rush, Amanda Palmer, Paul Capsis and Sammy J and Randy, it’s certainly worth taking a look at.

WHEN: Thursday 12 July – Saturday 21 July,
WHERE: Various venues around Melbourne, view the specific shows for each location
WEB: melbournecabaret.com/


Art & Design

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2017/01/27/the-art-of-banksy/

The Art of Banksy

Understand the mysterious and quirky mind of Banksy and the method behind his controversial art.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2016/11/25/garden-design-fest/

Garden Design Fest

Garden Design Fest showcases 46 of Victoria’s most spectacular gardens, highlighting the work of some of the most acclaimed garden designers in the country.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2016/09/15/who-is-fitzy-fox/

Who Is Fitzy Fox?

Milk Bar Magazine speaks with Amelia Trompf, the author of the new children's book Who is Fitzy Fox?, set right here in Melbourne.

Entertainment

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2017/01/18/so-frenchy-so-chic-2017/

So Frenchy So Chic 2017

So Frenchy So Chic celebrates the wonderful culture and zest for life that is so central to the French way of living.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2016/12/19/banging-down-americas-dawes/

Banging Down America’s Dawes

Monique Dawes is an Australian actor and performing artist who is tenaciously working to take her career to the next level in Los Angeles.

http://www.milkbarmag.com/2016/12/14/royal-croquet-club-2016/

Royal Croquet Club 2016

The Royal Croquet Club is back in town in all its might and majesty with some of the best food and music Melbourne has to offer.