Dannii Minogue will join an all-star line-up of popular artists for Melbourne Symphony Orchestra’s Performance of a Lifetime: LIVE – celebrating the welcome return of live music, theatre and dance to Melbourne this summer at the Sidney Myer Music Bowl on 13 and 14 December 2021.
Minogue said she is excited to be making her MSO debut as part of this celebratory performance. “It is an honour to be joining the MSO at the iconic Bowl. What a way to kick off summer in Melbourne alongside the incredible line-up,” she said.
“We are ready to celebrate the return of live music and it will be beautiful to sing with a home crowd. I can’t reveal what I will be singing but I am ready to get on stage with the MSO!” said Dannii Minogue.
Hosted by Double J radio presenter, Zan Rowe, and conducted by MSO’s Benjamin Northey, Performance of a Lifetime: LIVE offers a stunning evening of show tunes, soul tunes and rock-n-roll that will feature the stars of MSO’s industry leading Performance of a Lifetime vaccination campaign, alongside a diverse program of exceptional guest performers.
Stars of the campaign Rhonda Burchmore OAM, Deborah Cheetham AO, Virginia Gay, Ali McGregor and Meow Meow will be joined by some of the biggest names in Melbourne theatre including Lucy Durack, Josh Piterman (The Phantom of the Opera), Alinta Chidzey & Des Flanagan (Moulin Rouge! The Musical), Jemma Rix & Courtney Monsma (Frozen the Musical) and Gillian Cosgriff (Harry Potter & the Cursed Child).
Contemporary music stars including, hip hop indie artist Kaiit, ARIA Award nominee Mo’Ju, and singer songwriter Liz Stringer will each make their debut with the MSO alongside Tim Rogers, Kate Ceberano, Kylie Auldist & Lance Ferguson (The Bamboos), Emma Donovan, Paul Grabowsky AO, Lior, and Felix Riebl premiering brand new solo material.
Performers from across Melbourne’s major arts companies such as The Australian Ballet, Melbourne Theatre Company, Opera Australia, Orchestra Victoria and Victorian Opera are also represented in the industry-wide line-up.
Performance of a Lifetime: LIVE
Sidney Myer Music Bowl – Kings Domain Gardens, Linlithgow Ave, Melbourne
Dates: Monday 13 & Tuesday 14 December 2021, (Gates: 6.00pm | Show: 7.30pm)
For more information, visit: www.mso.com.au for details.
Image: Dannii Minogue (supplied)
Note: All ticket holders must show proof of vaccination upon entry, with attendance in line with any other government restrictions