Ben Stefanoff interviews Adelaide's own Michael Griffiths about his show at the newly refurbished Regal Theatre
Peter Allen has always had a special place in Australia’s heart. The small-town country boy who took the world by storm with his stylish brand of cabaret, Allen was a master of his game. Singer, song-writer and all-round entertainer, his gift to appeal to broad audiences are attributes most still envy.
Helpmann award winner Michael Griffiths and acclaimed cabaret darling Amelia Ryan celebrate the songbooks of Aussie icons Olivia Newton-John and Peter Allen for one night only. Backed by a three piece band featuring Adelaide's finest musicians, revisit all of their sing-a-long classics from Rio to Tenterfield, all the way to Xanadu and beyond.
When we got the call that Todd McKenney was in town to promote his upcoming ‘Duets‘ show with Georgie Parker, we naturally ‘step-ball-changed’ to grab some time with him.
From dancing and singing a jig before a studio audience to becoming glittering stars in their own right, Peter Allen and Olivia Newton-John's cross-paralleled careers made them a good duo.
Peter Allen was one of Australia’s most popular entertainers. Having portrayed Allen in the original Australian run of The Boy from Oz, Todd McKenney knows about his subject.
Todd McKenney is performing the songs of Peter Allen in a high energy, vibrant and entertaining night that showcases Todd’s incredible talents
With an easy comfortable style, Peter Mitchell and Lachy Bruce spin some of the best yarns to come out of the outback, underscored by traditional accompaniments.
This jukebox musical of famous Australian singer/songwriter Peter Allen mirrors the man himself: glitzy, colourful, funny, sentimental, & chock full of talent.
Todd McKenney’s ‘Search For A Star’ competition is into its second week, and the talent is rolling in! Todd is offering talented young children the chance to fulfill their stage dreams – sharing the spotlight with our favourite Boy From Oz.
Todd McKenney is giving kids the chance to fulfill their starry-eyed stage dreams with his new ‘Search For A Star’ competition.
After a great response to the call out for submissions Adelaide Festival Centre’s Performing Arts Collection is proud to present a stunning collection of Peter Allen memorabilia never before seen in Australia, as part of the 2011 Adelaide Cabaret Festival.