Winter Break

Wow, what a busy school holiday we had. 11 shows in Melbourne, Regional Victoria and Adelaide. The Melbourne Cabaret Festival was fantastic with Tony Tones on the Grand Piano! We also loved the school shows we did in Adelaide and the great shows at the Festival Centre - and to think we sold out! Yay! Tour highlights included: Driving to Nhill with a fully laden car. I checked the weather before we left and prayed for no rain. Luckily it was dry the whole way because the guitar was on the roof with the set and some gear! Then Safin losing his soccer ball under the stage (we use it in the show). We found an eager audience member to retrieve it mid show. Herc also got heckled by the kids in the audience and told to show his pants to prove he had legs - he talked his way out of it by saying he was only paid half a wage so that's why he only performed with half his body (the top half).  But my funiest was a young girl who called out the Herc the puppet saying "Why is Quiet Dave standing behind you?" We all cracked up ...