Contemporary Vocal

Saturday 6th August 2022

VENUE: Lighthouse Christian Centre – See Eisteddfod Venues page

CONVENOR: Kate Walker

ADJUDICATOR: Michael Griffiths

Michael graduated from the Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) with a Bachelor in Music Theatre in 1999 and has a Diploma in Music Composition. He won the Helpmann Award for Best Cabaret Performer in 2016 for his Cole Porter tribute and was nominated for a Green Room Award for Best Supporting Actor for his performance as Bob Crewe in Jersey Boys. He has also appeared in Priscilla Queen of the Desert, We Will Rock You! and Shout!

His acclaimed one-man cabaret shows have delighted critics and audiences across every cabaret festival in Australia and beyond to New York, Los Angeles, San Francisco, London, Hong Kong, Auckland and Edinburgh Fringe where he received five-star reviews and standing ovations. He won the Best Cabaret Adelaide Fringe Award in 2014 and received a star on the Adelaide Festival Centre’s Walk of Fame in 2018.

He is Artistic Director for the inaugural Perth International Cabaret Festival 2021.


Entrants MUST read the 2022 Syllabus Notes for Saturday 6th August for detailed information and the Rules & Conditions of Entry

See page 59 of the programme for Guide to Symbols

10.30 am – Contemporary Vocal Ensemble – Open

* Book in from 10.00 am

Number of entrants: 3


10.55 am – Senior ‘B’ Contemporary Vocal Solo (age 18 & under)

* Book in from 10.25 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 7

11.45 am – Senior ‘A’ Contemporary Vocal Solo (age 16)

* Book in from 11.15 am or earlier

Number of entrants: 7


1.40 pm – Junior Contemporary Vocal Solo (age 12 & under)

* Book in from 1.10 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 12

3.00 pm – Open Contemporary Vocal Solo

* Book in from 2.30 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 5

3.35 pm – Intermediate Contemporary Vocal Solo (age 15 & under)

* Book in from 3.05 pm or earlier

Number of entrants: 13