Barry Humphries curates, performs and presents the Australian Chamber Orchestra in the degenerate music of Berlin's Weimar Republic including jazz, cabaret, tango and Broadway-musical style pieces. The hedonistic partying and social revolution of this era is re-awakened in this concert featuring cabaret artist Meow Meow.
The programme features songs by Kurt Weill including The Threepenny Opera's Pirate Jenny, Krenek, Schulhoff, Toch, Brandt, Grosz and more.
Richard Tognetti – Director & Violin
Barry Humphries – Conférencier
Meow Meow – Cabaret Artist
Satu Vänskä – Violin & Voice
City Recital Hall Angel Place Website
Detailed schedule information:
Tuesday 23 April 2013, 8:00pm
Wednesday 24 April 2013, 7:00pm
Friday 26 April 2013, 1:30pm
Saturday 27 April 2013, 7:00pm