Settle in for a treat and be transported to Woodstock as renowned cabaret chanteuse Queenie van de Zandt, with a live band, performs BLUE: The Songs of Joni Mitchell – one of Rolling Stone’s Greatest Albums of All Time. This Helpmann Award nominated show is coming to Bondi for an enchanting night of song and story-telling.
Australian cabaret chanteuse and musical theatre star, Queenie van de Zandt, is renowned for her artful storytelling and raw, emotive vocals. She has the unique ability to make people feel deeply, to awaken laughter, empathy and awareness in equal measure. She has 21 theatre award nominations and 7 award wins under her belt, reflecting her ability to seamlessly transition between various genres of entertainment including musical theatre, plays, cabaret, film and television, comedy, writing and arts education, setting her apart as a truly versatile performer.
Following rave reviews, and sell-out performances at the Melbourne Cabaret Festival and at Sydney’s Hayes Theatre, BLUE: The Songs of Joni Mitchell, has successfully toured across Australia and the USA. Along the way, it has won three prestigious theatre awards, as well as being nominated for a Helpmann Award (Best Cabaret Performer) and a Sydney Theatre Award (Best Cabaret Production). In March 2024, it will come to Sydney’s Bondi Pavilion Theatre.
In the show, Queenie van de Zandt takes us on a sonic journey through her life, loses and loves, affectionately reinterpreting Joni Mitchell’s music, giving it a new layer of intimacy and meaning.
Join Queenie van de Zandt as she performs a mesmerising tribute to the woman who created a soundtrack for the Woodstock generation and inspired countless female artists. Proclaimed by the Australian Arts Review as “exquisite a biography as you’re likely to hear”, BLUE: The Songs of Joni Mitchell is a beguiling night of melancholic music, poetic storytelling, and haunting vocals experienced in a perfect intimate setting.
What: Queenie van de Zandt in BLUE: The Songs of Joni Mitchell
Where: Bondi Pavilion Theatre, Queen Elizabeth Dr, Bondi Beach NSW 2026
When: Friday 15th March 2024 at 8pm, Saturday 16th March 2024 at 8pm
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