Tag Archives: Adamstown Arts

Sing Along to the Shows – Songs of the War Years

As we mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I, you are invited to Pack Up Your Troubles in your Old Kit Bag and Sing Along to Show Tunes and Songs of Wartime – Keep the Home Fires Burning, Don’t Sit Under the Apple Tree, Kiss me Goodnight Sergeant-Major, White Cliffs of Dover, and, of course, We’ll Meet Again.

The program includes songs from South Pacific, The Sound of Music and Oh, What a Lovely War!, and hits from The Andrews Sisters, Vera Lynn and Gracie Fields, and much more.

Tickets at door $10 Afternoon tea included.
Funds to Camp Breakaway.
For more information, please phone 49435316.

Sing Along recreates the nostalgic pleasure of singing favourite songs around the piano with a group of friends. All words are provided and local theatre performers lead the singing. Mr Music, Philip Sketchley, keeps everyone in tune. Sing Along has been a biannual event in the Dungeon for nearly 10 years.

Peace Concert

Celebrate 100 years since peace came at the end of World War 1 and Australian servicemen could begin the long journey home. The church Honour Board was erected in honour of the Adamstown men who served and the true story of one such young man, Thomas Rogers Jones, will feature in the concert. Artists include… Continue Reading

Brother Choirs Together

Two outstanding Male Voice Choirs – Waratah Male Voice Choir and Sydney Male Voice Choir – in concert. Each with 60 years of tradition in concert singing. Waratah Male Voice Choir has been singing in Newcastle since 1956. Sydney Male Voice Choir began in 1913. Both choirs sing at Anzac Services, Community concerts and Aged… Continue Reading

Deborah Humble Opera Masterclass

Deborah Humble uses the experience of her Australian and international opera career to lead aspiring singers to their most beautiful and expressive sounds! Find out more about this spectacular singing style! Singers can apply to sing in the masterclass by contacting jennifer@barnesmusic.com.au with information regarding age, voice type, experience and repertoire to be sung. Chosen… Continue Reading

Jazz up Late

Elena Andrews joins some of Newcastle’s favourite musicians in this late night performance of jazz classics. Performers Elena Andrews (vocals), Terence Koo Trio. A Newcastle Music Festival 2018 event. Tickets: $35 / $25 concession/student / $80 family Book tickets online at trybooking Elena Andrews studied at the Victorian College of the Arts, University of Melbourne… Continue Reading

Cooper sings Kabarett!

Take a journey back in time and let Brad’s gorgeous voice and dynamic stage presence infuse your senses with the seductive atmosphere of a stunning Berlin ‘Kabarett’ Club. From the Wartime hits of Coward & Novello, the hilarity of the Comedian Harmonists, via the tumult of Berlin, through Vienna’s Golden Age, to the irreverence of… Continue Reading

Newcastle Hunter Jazz Club presents A Concert in Ragtime

A Concert in Ragtime with The New Empire Ballroom Ragtime Dance Orchestra with guest pianist Rachel Hamilton. Join the eighteen piece orchestra along with Rachel Hamilton for a trip down memory lane. A concert of unique ragtime music playing the original arrangements heard in the Palm Courts and Salons of the great hotels of the… Continue Reading

Lady Be Good – Dungeon Big Band plays Gershwin

Dungeon Big Band features Gershwin’s music and vocalist Heather Price in a great night of fabulous tunes! 80 years have passed since George Gershwin’s untimely death, and the Dungeon Big Band celebrates his extraordinary musical legacy with Strike Up The Band, Fascinatin’ Rhythm, Our Love is Here to Stay … and many others, including Ella Fitzgerald’s… Continue Reading

From the Highlands

Join this Aria-Award winning duo for a night of Scottish brilliance – Chris Duncan (violin) and Catherine Strutt (piano) have built an impressive international reputation for their outstanding playing and innovative arrangements of Scottish fiddle music. A Newcastle Music Festival 2018 event. Tickets at trybooking: $35 / $25 conc / $80 family Please note that this event has… Continue Reading

Sharny Russell Jazz Quartet

Sharny Russell (vocals, keys) joins reeds master Andy Firth, Brett Hirst on bass and Nic Cecire on drums in cool, sweet jazz performances of her own originals and favourite standards. A Newcastle Music Festival event at Adamstown Arts. Tickets $35 (Adult), $25 (Concession/Student), $80 (Family – 2A + 2C), $10 (Child). Purchase online at trybooking Continue Reading

– Our church meets on the traditional lands of the Awabakal people, and we pay our respect to elders both past and present –