THANDO – CHAPEL SUMMER SESSIONS (14 JAN)
|CHAPEL OFF CHAPEL is proud to present the return of the Chapel Summer Sessions. Intimate and live in the iconic Chapel Theatre.
Future Soul songstress Thando returns to The Chapel with a night of modern soul and R&B mixed with raw funk, heavy bass lines and a three-piece backings.
Paying homage to her biggest influences, her band will take you on her musical journey as she reprises her roles as Effie White (Dreamgirls) and Shug Avery (The Color Purple) and also sharing her original music.
Thando is an evocative singer songwriter raised in the suburbs of Canberra. After relocating to Melbourne in 2011, she’s has fronted Dub Reggae outfit Echo Drama and played in Sol Nation with members of Painters and Dockers and the Dili Allstars. She has set out to create a live show that pulls audiences in and leaves them wanting more. Her onstage presence is ‘worth the ticket price just to witness the soaring voice and audacious performance’ Herald Sun.
Thando’s long awaited debut EP Digital Love Letters debuted in June 2016 to glowing reviews from music critics and music lovers alike. Citing Jill Scott and Alicia Keys as major influences, Thando’s electronic take on R&B ballads compliment ‘evocative song writing that has placed her in a league all her own’. Ms Hennesey Speaks Blog.
Tickets: $25 Full, $20 Concession, $15 Child, $20 Group 5+ (+transaction fee)
Duration: Act 1: 50 minutes (20 minute interval) Act 2: 45 minutes
Seating: General Admission
Please Note: To ensure the safety and integrity of the performance, if you choose to exit the theatre you will only be permitted to re-enter at the discretion of the front of house supervisor. Entry will only be permitted during suitable break in the performance.
If you require wheelchair access, please call our Box Office on 03 8290 7000.