Online Cabaret Szalon
Live on Zoom - Last Saturday of Every Month - Tickets from $15 - 27th November
November Szalon 2021
Announcing our November Online Cabaret via Zoom!
We are absolutely thrilled to announce some of our feature artists for the October Szalon!
Fog Theatre Takeover
Fog Theatre will be staging a takeover of the November Cabaret Szalon.
Fog Theatre is a dynamic and diverse performing arts program for adults with disability where members explore and develop skills in drama, acting, singing, improvisation, script, dance, movement and choreography in a socially, creatively and culturally inclusive, safe and welcoming environment, supported by highly experienced inclusive arts practitioners and accessibility specialists.
Fog Theatre’s bold artistic practice and culture of inclusivity embeds creative leadership development opportunities and nurtures vital pathways to further artistic collaborations, partnerships and exchanges across industries and sectors, as well as the production and presentation of numerous critically successful theatre and film works since its formation in 1991.
The Incredible Trevor Jones
Trevor Jones is one of Australia's leading Piano Bar entertainers and cabaret performers. He has performed to great acclaim in cabaret venues around Australia and around the world.
Trevor has hosted the Piano Bar for Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Melbourne Cabaret Festival, Ballarat Cabaret Festival and the Parlour Piano Bar New Zealand. He has hosted regular piano bar nights at Butterfly Club Melbourne, Doo-Bop Jazz Bar, Brisbane and Austin Club, Christchurch.
Trevor regularly performs at Piano Bar Geelong and Ballarat.
Ballarat's Cabaret Queen - Nellie Minnelli
Ballarat born and bred with a theatrical career spanning 30 years, Nellie Minelli has worked in cabaret, classical dance, musical theatre, vaudeville, and comedy.
A trailblazer of variety performance, Nellie founded the first and only regional burlesque and vaudeville school here in Ballarat.
Nellie is a performer, choreographer, production manager, stage manager, director, producer and mentor. Nellie is incredibly passionate about cabaret and firmly believes that live entertainment is needed now more than ever.
Operatic Cabaret Sweetheart - Issie Hart
Purveyor of Charm, Issie Hart (They/Them) is an award winning soprano and creator of radical cabaret works that have toured extensively across Australia and internationally.
Hart’s work has been described as ‘The Rarest of things... Theatre that mattered’ Arts Hub Australia and ‘Radical, Transgressive Chic’ The Guardian, UK.
Hart was part of the creative development team of award winning circus cabaret show, Rouge and toured with the show for 3 years.
Hart has also received a number of awards in prestigious Australian classical singing competitions. Hart has worked in theatre, opera, independent film, community radio and television. ‘Gutsy and Likeable’ Cameron Woodhead – The Age.
“Hart is amazing, she projects a voice better than any I’ve heard this (Edinburgh) festival. I loved it." - ScotsGay