Get ready to be transported to the glamorous era of the Rocket Man himself. Whether you're a die-hard fan, an enthusiast of the '70s and '80s music scene, or simply looking for a night of pure entertainment Elton John. Your Song. is an absolute must-see event that will leave you dancing, singing, and begging for more.
After critically acclaimed seasons in Adelaide, Perth and Melbourne, Matthew Hadgraft brings his glamtacular show Elton John. Your Song show back to the Mornington Peninsula.
The songs of Elton John are like no other: they get the party started, they light up the karaoke stage and they turn any road trip into an all-out singalong. By combining story-telling and song, the show goes beyond a simple tribute concert is an immersive experience, where you, the audience, are invited and indeed encouraged to sing ‘em out loud and party hard. Come and be a part of the magic! 🎵🎹
WHEN: SATURDAY 20TH JANUARY 7PM
DURATION: 2 HOURS
COST: $30 (plus bf)
Reviews of Elton John. Your Song.
***** GLAM ADELAIDE
***** THEATRE PEOPLE
***** FRINGE FEED
***** ADELAIDE FRINGE THEATRE
"Matthew is without doubt one of the best at his craft: a gifted piano player and singer with an extra special ability to connect with his audience." Out in Perth
"Hadgraft is a skilled pianist who, like his idol, plays with enormous gusto and skill." Adelaide Fringe
"Elton John. Your Song, promised to be an upbeat and groovy tribute to the 70s glam-pop icon, and it did not disappoint." Perth Fringe Festival
Join us for an evening of spoken word performances at Rahona Valley wine bar on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula. Get ready to be mesmerized by talented poets and storytellers who will take you on a journey of emotions and imagination.
With feature poet Alan Pentland the evening is sure to be entertaining. Pentland ran Melbourne's first Stand up comedy club, was a key-player in the award winning TV comedy show Fast Forward, has previously won Slam competition and other poetry awards, cumulating in the Melbourne Spoken Word Prize.
Date: Saturday, Januaury 13th
Time: 6.30pm for 7PM performances
Location: 3/ 48 Collins Road, Dromana, VIC 3936
Ticket fee: $15, includes drink in arrival
Immerse yourself in the power of words as you sip on your favourite wine and share the experience with fellow story tellers and poetry enthusiasts.
This event is a perfect opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and be inspired by the magic of spoken word.Whether you're a seasoned poet or simply enjoy listening to heartfelt performances, this event promises an unforgettable evening. So mark your calendars and join us for an intimate gathering of words, emotions, and community. Feel free to join as audience, without reading.
From Brekkie to Candle Crafting, Brews, and Rahona Valley Wine Grooves!
Imagine a glorious summer's day in Dromana – that's exactly what we're diving into today. From enjoying heavenly breakfast delights at Miller's Bakery to getting hands-on with candle making at Red Hill Candle Co, savouring a laid-back lunch at Jetty Road Brewery, and winding down with wines and live tunes at Rahona Valley. Ready to tag along on this adventure? Let's go!
Morning Bites at Miller's Bakery: Kicking things off with a scrumptious breakfast or brunch at Miller's Bread – a local institution and treasure. Picture flaky pastries, killer sandwiches, and artisanal coffee setting the vibe. They use free range and local ingredients from around the Mornington Peninsula. Miller's Bakery isn't just a pitstop; it's the prelude to the best day ahead. You won't be disappointed.
Candle Crafting Magic at Red Hill Candle Co: After brekkie bliss head down the road to Red Hill Candle Co for an unforgettable experience at their candle making workshop (book in advance). You get to blend your own signature scent and walk away with a custom-made candle. Talk about a hands-on, sweet-smelling memory in the making. Red Hill Candle Co isn't just a workshop; it's a retail space showcasing a range of beautiful home fragrance products and regional artisan goods.
Lunch and Good Vibes at Jetty Road Brewery: Now, as the clock ticks toward noon, it's Jetty Road Brewery time. Imagine a laid-back lunch with epic brews, all in the heart of Dromana. A funky, industrial-style brewery with craft beers, sensational local food and a great atmosphere. Sounds good to us.
Afternoon Bliss at Rahona Valley: Last but not least, step into Rahona Valley Cellar Door for a wine-tasting experience that's all about the good vibes. Forget the usual – here, it's about more than just the wine; it's about chatting with the owners who practically breathe life into each bottle. They've got stories to share that'll make you appreciate every sip even more. Enjoy a Boatshed Cheese platter – a game-changer, trust me. The place itself? Totally stylish, but in a laid-back way that makes you feel right at home. Oh, and did I mention the live music? Picture this: clinking glasses, good tunes, and maybe a little dance move or two. Rahona Valley Cellar Door isn't just a spot; it's your invitation to chill, sip, munch, and soak up the vibes.
Conclusion: Before heading home, walk along Dromana's beautiful turquoise beach soaking it all in. From the cozy morning vibes at Miller's Bakery to unleashing your inner artist at Red Hill Candle Co, savouring the laid-back coolness of Jetty Road Brewery, relaxed sips at Rahona Valley – this summer's day in Dromana is a total mood. Whether you're a local up for some exploring or a visitor keen on Mornington Peninsula treasures, this itinerary promises a day jam-packed with memories that'll stick around like the sea breeze on a perfect summer's day. Ready for the adventure? Let's make some memories!
Join us for an evening of spoken word performances at Rahona Valley Wine bar on the beautiful Mornington Peninsula. Get ready to be mesmerized by talented poets and storytellers who will take you on a journey of emotions and imagination.
Date: Saturday, October 14, 2023
Time: 6:00 PM for 6:30PM performance
Location: 3/ 48 Collins Road, Dromana, VIC 3936
Immerse yourself in the power of words as you sip on your favorite wine and share the experience with fellow story tellers and poetry enthusiasts. This event is a perfect opportunity to connect with like-minded individuals and be inspired by the magic of spoken word.
Whether you're a seasoned poet or simply enjoy listening to heartfelt performances, this event promises an unforgettable evening. So mark your calendars and join us for an intimate gathering of words, emotions, and community. Feel free to join as audience, without reading.
FREE ENTRY - but bookings required via Eventbrite
After such a wonderful Elton John: Your Song show in August we have invited Matt back to share another unforgettable tribute show.
Experience the magic of Peter Allen “LIVE” in Inverted Commas, a heartfelt tribute to the legendary Australian singer-songwriter and entertainer. Having toured this show in Adelaide, Perth and Melbourne, Matthew Hadgraft brings his tribute show Peter Allen "LIVE" in inverted commas to the Mornington Peninsula.
A Musical Journey:
This sensational show is a captivating mix of Peter Allen's most beloved hits, along with some hidden gems from his repertoire. But it's more than just music; it's a captivating history lesson.
Peter Allen's life story unfolds before your eyes as Hadgraft narrates between songs, shedding light on both the glamour and tragedy that influenced Peter's music. From the humble beginnings in Tenterfield, New South Wales, to the dazzling heights of New York City and the trials of Broadway, you'll get an intimate glimpse into the personal and flamboyant world of this iconic entertainer.
A Tribute to a Legend:
Matthew Hadgraft pays a heartfelt and honest tribute to Peter Allen, celebrating not only his musical prowess but also his role as a man, songwriter, piano virtuoso, entertainer, and magical performer. Peter Allen was more than just a performer; he was a storyteller who infused every lyric and melody with his love for family, country, and his craft. From the heartwarming "I Still Call Australia Home" to the infectious energy of "I Go To Rio," Peter Allen's music continues to resonate with audiences worldwide, and this show does justice to his legacy.
Don't miss your chance to witness this remarkable tribute show! Hadgraft's passion and energy are undeniable, making Peter Allen "LIVE" In Inverted Commas a must-see for anyone looking to let loose to the feel-good tunes of a true legend. You'll find yourself clapping, singing, and even joining a conga line!
Get your tickets now and join us for a night of unforgettable music, laughter, and celebration!
WHEN: SATURDAY 25Th November 7PM
DURATION: 2 HOURS
COST: $25 plus b/f