Marina Prior announces SONGBIRD National Tour & 3 CD Boxed Set

Marina Prior announces SONGBIRD National Tour & 3 CD Boxed Set

Marina Prior is renowned for thrilling audiences across the country and is highly regarded as Australia’s leading lady of the theatre stage. On Friday April 4, Marina Prior will release a special edition boxed set titled “Songbird” through Fanfare Records which will include a brand new single Songbird written by famed singer/songwriter and Fleetwood Mac keyboardist Christine McVie, ahead of a national Australian Tour.

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Marina copyMarina Prior is renowned for thrilling audiences across the country and is highly regarded as Australia’s leading lady of the theatre stage.  On Friday April 4, Marina Prior will release a special edition boxed set titled “Songbird” through Fanfare Records which will include a brand new single Songbird written by famed singer/songwriter and Fleetwood Mac keyboardist Christine McVie, ahead of a national Australian Tour.

Released in time for Mother’s Day, this special edition three-CD box set bundles her 2013 “Encore” album featuring a collection of Marina’s theatre hits; “Marina Prior Live” recorded at the spectacular Glasshouse Theatre in Port Macquarie; and 2012’s album “Both Sides Now” which showcases a journey of songs from some of the greatest singer/songwriters and popular artists of our time including Joni Mitchell, Kate Bush, Leon Russell, Stephen Stills, The Carpenters, Lennon and McCartney, George Harrison, Maria Muldaur, Billy Fields, The Seekers, Don Mclean, Freddy Mercury, Wendy Matthews and ABBA.

Songbird” will be followed by a national tour kicking off in August which will see the songstress tour to the East and West Coasts of Australia and ending in the Southern State of Tasmania.

2013 marked the first time Marina embarked on a concert tour celebrating the release of “Encore” selling more than 10,000 tickets nationally performing to sold-out theatres.

“Marina Prior shows vocal power that has made her such a popular star”– The Age

“A force in Australian musical theatre” –Sydney Morning Herald

“Prior’s voice is both distinctive and timeless” – Adelaide Advertiser

She had the crowd eating out of her hands”– The West Australian

“Musical diva Marina Prior is triumphant”– Variety

The Songbird tour will offer fans a collection of the most loved songs from across Marina’s illustrious career in an intimate performance accompanied by multitalented pianist David Cameron.

Marina Prior is an award winning artist, having won Mo Awards, Green Room Awards and the Advance Australia Award for her contribution to the performing arts.  Inducted into Australia’s 100 Entertainers Of The Century and having performed over twenty leading roles in her career so far, Marina has released seven albums including, “Both Sides Now” (2012), “Encore” (2013), “Marina Prior Live” (2013) and more recently “Candlelight Christmas” (2013).

 “Songbird” available in store on Friday April 4 through Fanfare Records.

 

MARINA PRIOR ‘SONGBIRD’ TOUR 2014-TICKETS ON SALE NOW

SAT 9 AUG 2014 – BC&EC – Plaza Auditorium – BRISBANE, QLD

www.ticketek.com.au/ 132 849

SAT 16 AUG 2014 – City Recital Hall – Angel Place – SYDNEY, NSW

www.cityrecitalhall.com / 1300 797 118

SAT 23 AUG 2014 – Playhouse Theatre – MELBOURNE, VIC

www.artscentremelbourne.com.au / 1300 182 183

FRI 29 AUG 2014 – Middleback Theatre – WHYALLA, SA

www.countryarts.org.au / (08) 8644 7300

SAT 30 AUG 2014 – Dunstan Playhouse – ADELAIDE, SA

www.bass.net.au / 131 246

SUN 31 AUG 2014 –MATINEE SHOW – Barossa Arts & Convention Centre – BAROSSA VALLEY, SA

www.venuetix.com.au / (08) 8225 8888

FRI 5 SEP 2014 – Albany Entertainment Centre – ALBANY, WA

www.ticketek.com.au / 1300 795 012

SAT 6 SEP 2014 – Astor Theatre – PERTH, WA

www.showticketing.com.au / (08) 9370 5888

SUN 7 SEP 2014 – Mandurah Performing Arts Centre – MANDURAH, WA

www.manpac.com.au / (08) 9550 3900

FRI 19 SEP 2014 – Geelong Performing Arts Centre – Drama Theatre – GEELONG, VIC

www.gpac.org.au / (03) 5225 1200

SAT 20 SEP 2014 – Drum Theatre – DANDENONG, VIC

www.drumtheatre.com.au / (03) 9771 6666

FRI 26 SEP 2014 – Dubbo Regional Theatre – DUBBO, NSW

www.drtcc.com.au / (02) 6801 4378

 SAT 27 SEP 2014 – WaggaWagga Civic Theatre – WAGGA WAGGA, NSW

www.civictheatre.com.au / (02) 6926 9688

THUR 2OCT 2014– Laycock Street Theatre – CENTRAL COAST, NSW

www.laycockstreettheatre.com / (02) 4323 3233

SAT 4 OCT 2014 – Illawarra Performing Arts Centre – WOLLONGONG, NSW

www.merrigong.com.au / (02) 4224 5999

FRI 10 OCT 2014 – Cessnock Performing Arts Centre – CESSNOCK, NSW

www.cessnock.nsw.gov.au/cpac / (02) 4990 7134

SAT 11 OCT 2014 – Glasshouse Theatre – PORT MACQUARIE, NSW

www.glasshouse.org.au / (02) 6581 8888

FRI 24 OCT 2014 – Star Court Theatre – LISMORE, NSW

www.starcourttheatre.com.au / (02) 6622 5005

SAT 25 OCT 2014 – Twin Towns – GOLD COAST, QLD

www.twintowns.com.au / 1800 014 014

SAT 1 NOV 2014 – Empire Theatre – Heritage Bank Auditorium – TOOWOOMBA, QLD

www.empiretheatre.com.au / 1300 655 299

SUN 2 NOV 2014 – MATINEE SHOW – Redcliffe Cultural Centre – REDCLIFFE, QLD

www.moretonbay.qld.gov.au/redcliffe-cultural-centre / (07) 3283 0407

SUN 2 NOV 2014 – EVENING SHOW – Redland Performing Arts Centre – REDLAND, QLD

www.rpac.com.au / (07) 38298131

SAT 8 NOV 2014 – West Gippsland Arts Centre – WARRAGUL, VIC

www.wgac.org.au / (03) 5624 2456

SUN 9 NOV 2014 – Wangaratta Performing Arts Centre – WANGARATTA, VIC

www.wangarattapac.com.au / (03) 5722 8105

SAT 15 NOV 2014 – Capital Theatre – TAMWORTH, NSW

SUN 16 NOV – MATINEE SHOW – Capital Theatre – TAMWORTH, NSW

www.capitoltheatretamworth.com.au / (02) 6766 2028

FRI 5 DEC 2014 – Launceston Country Club – LAUNCESTON, TAS

www.tixtas.com.au / 1300 795 257

SAT 6 DEC 2014 – Wrest Point Entertainment Centre – HOBART, TAS

www.tixtas.com.au / 1300 795 257

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