Pot-Pourri 30th Anniversary Gala Concert and WOV Choirs

Where: The Scots’ Church, 156 Collins Street, Melbourne CBD, Victoria

Restrictions: All Ages

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Pot-Pourri 30th Anniversary Gala Concert & supper supported by the With One Voice Choirs, with favourite highlights from Opera, Broadway and Song.

Featuring:
Tania de Jong AM (soprano)
Rebecca Bode (soprano)
Jon Bode (tenor)
Jonathan Morton (baritone)
Anthony Barnhill (pianist/musical director)

And Special Guest Artists who have performed with Pot-Pourri over the years. The program will commence with a short performance by Creativity Australia’s With One Voice choirs founded by Tania de Jong AM and conducted by Anthony Barnhill.

Doors open at 6pm, the event will begin at 6:30pm sharp. Pot-Pourri will perform at 8pm. Experience some of the most magical musical moments of international song with one of Australia’s leading acts, sensational Australian group Pot-Pourri celebrating 30 years in 2017. These talented artists hit those high C’s in Opera, belt out Broadway, seduce with song, dance up a storm, create magic and stir your soul with haunting didgeridoo and ballads!

Take 5 of Australia’s most talented performers....

- 2 sopranos, a tenor, baritone and the most talented young pianist
- Add a dash of opera and a slice of cabaret, toss in your favourite Broadway hits and a touch of class, a hint of magic and top it all off with a big dollop of comedy and fun.
- All served up with stunning voices, gorgeous harmonies and glamorous costumes.
- And there you have the sensational and superbly entertaining Pot- Pourri!

This special gala concert will celebrate Pot-Pourri’s 30 year journey from 1987 touring over 40 countries and releasing 7 recordings. We will trace the 3 decades of the group with historical photos and footage, anecdotes and, of course, songs and piano solos. We will welcome back some of the incredibly talented performers who have shared the stage with us over the years. The performance will include all your favourite highlights and songs from music theatre and opera.

The Program:
The Pearl Fishers Duet from The Pearl Fishers - Bizet
Toreador Song and Habanera from Carmen - Bizet
The Flower Duet from Lakme - Delibes
Nessun Dorma from Turandot - Puccini
One Fine Day from Madam Butterfly - Puccini
La donne e mobile from Rigoletto - Verdi
The Drinking Song from La Traviata - Verdi
Phantom of the Opera - Llloyd Webber
I Dreamed a Dream, Bring Him Home, Do you hear the people sing?, Empty Chairs at Empty Tables from Les Miserables - Schönberg
Tonight and America from Westside Story - Sondheim
Stars and Moon from Songs for a New World - Brown

And gorgeous arrangements of global hits:
You Raise Me Up - Josh Groban
Hallelujah - Leonard Cohen
Nella Fantasia from The Mission - Morricone
The Prayer - Foster/Bayer Sager
Time to say goodbye - Sartori/Quarantotto

Plus many more surprises and favourites to sing along to! Profits from the concert will support Creativity Australia’s With One Voice program. Donations received will go towards supporting the participation of disadvantaged people.

Enquiries:
For more details & Enquiries: call 03 8679 6000 or email: Yasmin@creativeuniverse.com.au.

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