Award winning cabaret performer Michael Griffiths explores the colourful life and timeless songs of Cole Porter including You’re the Top, It’s De-Lovely, Let’s Misbehave and Night and Day.
Hedonism, grave misfortune and a legacy that sparkles with wit and wisdom. Sometimes, anything goes!
Written by Anna Goldsworthy (Piano Lessons).
Premiering at the 2015 Adelaide Cabaret Festival by invitation of Sir Barry Humphries. Griffiths has been described as one of the most consummate cabaret performers in the country and his shows In Vogue, Sweet Dreams and Adolescent have delighted critics and audiences right across Australia and beyond to New York, Auckland, Hong Kong, London and Edinburgh where he received five star reviews and standing ovations. He has been nominated for two Green Room awards, a Helpmann Award for Best Cabaret Performer, Best Cabaret at Perth Fringeworld and won Best Cabaret at Adelaide Fringe 2014 and Best Cabaret Weekly Awards at Adelaide Fringe 2015 and 2016.
Michael will be performing Cole for two shows at the Cummins Theatre.
The performance will be accompanied by high tea from 11:00am as part of the Lunchtime Escapes series of live music concerts. Doors open at 11am for high tea, concert commences at 12pm.
Tickets: Adults – $20 / Concession – $15
The performance will be themed in 1930s style decor and will be accompanied by a sumptuous meal of old world delights including a complimentary glass of champagne on arrival. Doors open at 6:30pm with dinner served at 6:45pm.
Tickets: Adults (show and meal) – $55 / Adults (show only) – $25
Concession (show and meal) – $45 / Concession (show only) – $20