Piaf and Dietrich – Caulfield RSL
Saturday 19 October – Dinner 6:30,Show 8:30
After great international success in Berlin and Paris, Nikki Nouveau performs Piaf & Dietrich for the first time in Australia at Ella’s Music Club.
Nikki Nouveau performs a stunning repertoire of classic songs from legendary Parisian artist Edith Piaf and Berlin screen legend Marlene Dietrich. From wildly different backgrounds and experiences, the divas forged a remarkable and compelling lifelong friendship after first meeting in New York. Nikki takes the audience on a musical journey of the 1940s, playing hits of the Grand Dames, with piano accompaniment by acclaimed Musical Director John Thorn. Sung in French, German and English.
“An authentic musical experience which drips with talent and skill” – Alt Media
Date: Saturday 19 October
Time: Dinner 6:30,Show 8:30-10:30 (2 sets)
Tickets: Dinner & Show$70,Show Only $40
Venue: Caulfield RSL, 4 Gordon St, Elsternwick
NIKKI NOUVEAU: SINGER ~ ACTRESS
Nikki Nouveau is an imaginative and passionate performing artist with a strong love of characterisation and theatrical storytelling through emotive rendition of songs. Her many years of performance incorporates jazz, classical and musical theatre vocal technique drawing upon her dramatic training at the National Institute of Dramatic Art (NIDA), Australian Musical Theatre Academy and MASQUE National Institute of Performing Arts.
Nikki has toured internationally with her own productions performing to sell-out audiences and rave reviews in Edinburgh,Paris,Berlin and throughout Australia.
Her hit show No Regrets: The Edith Piaf Story continues to draw great acclaim performing to captivated audiences.
Nikki made her debut at the 2018 Melbourne Cabaret Festival with her one woman production Kabaret Dietrich, an embodiment of the immortal memory of Marlene Dietrich. Her timeless production features classics such as Boys In The Backroom, Illusions and Falling In Love Again, sung in German with Nikki playing the musical saw. Theatre People described her as “the epitome of class and reinvention” in a 5-star review.
2018 also saw Nikki tour with renowned magicians Madotti & Vegas in a new Australian theatrical production Lost In Venice and popular long-running cabaret-circus spectacular Paris Underground.
“Nouveau in full voice is mesmorising and her phrasing between singing and narrating is flawless.”
- Theatre People
“Nouveau demonstrated the very best of cabaret with style and grace… She commanded both French and English perfectly to share her well-crafted story about her French idol”
– Cabaret Scenes Magazine
“Nouveau’s vocal ability is extraordinary; simultaneously delicate and passionate. Delivering in French and English, she had the audience captivated from start to finish”
– Crystal Corocher, Arts Journalist
Media Contact Ella Levy (Ella’s Music Club)
For interview arrangements please contact Nikki directly between September 1 to 20.
Presented by Ella’s Music Club