Warning: Creating default object from empty value in /home2/ru4real/public_html/onwiththeshow.com.au/wp-content/themes/freshnews/functions/admin-hooks.php on line 160

Archive | Entertainers RSS feed for this section

Jessica Mauboy to perform at Eurovision

December 12, 2017

0 Comments

From Australian Idol in 2006 to
Eurovision Song Contest in 2018
JESSICA MAUBOY has been named as Australia’s contestant at the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest, to be held in Lisbon, Portugal and broadcast exclusively on SBS from May 9 to 13, 2018.
In 2014, Jessica made history when she was invited to perform as an interval act at the Eurovision Song Contest in Copenhagen, Denmark, being the first non-European solo artist to do so.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Celebrate Christmas the Celtic way

December 7, 2017

0 Comments

DAMIEN LEITH AND CLAYMORE TO
PRESENT A CELTIC CHRISTMAS
IF YOU ARE looking for a Christmas celebration with a difference, then acclaimed singer-songwriter Damien Leith and international Celtic rock festival favourites Claymore have the solution – A Celtic Christmas.
Teaming up in Melbourne for one night only, Damien and Claymore will share the stage for a Celtic extravaganza, featuring a host of classic songs, dance and even a Christmas track or two.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Mary Schneider releases new album

October 31, 2017

0 Comments

AT 85, AUSTRALIA’S QUEEN OF YODELLING
SWINGS INTO MUSIC OF BIG BAND ERA
AS TIME goes by anniversaries take on more significance.
Having started out in show business with her sister Rita back in 1945, as ‘The Schneider Sisters’, Mary Schneider has had her fair share of anniversaries and achievements.
To coin a grand old phrase, ‘the best is yet to come’.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

ALVA Goes Gold Coast a big success

October 19, 2017

0 Comments

Entertainment industry luncheon
rekindles memories of charity’s
incredible journey to help
less fortunate performers

By SHIRLEY BROUN

THE Australian Ladies Variety Association (ALVA) came to the Gold Coast this week in the form of President Susie Smither who hosted a special ALVA lunch at South Tweed Heads Sports Club on Monday, October 16.
Patti Bond and ALVA president Susie Smither welcome lunch guests.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

The Audreys to tour

October 10, 2017

0 Comments

CELEBRATING DECADE SINCE DEBUT WITH
`BETWEEN LAST NIGHT & US’ AUSSIE TOUR
IT IS hard to believe it has been over a decade since The Audreys released their debut offering Between Last Night & Us – 11 years in fact.
The 10th anniversary sort of snuck up on the duo last year, so the celebrations are a little late, but no less exciting and the upcoming tour – aptly titled `Between Last Night & Us’ is going to be a special trip down memory lane, and back again.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

ALVA Goes Gold Coast

October 9, 2017

1 Comment

LONG TERM GOAL FOR MEMBERS
LUNCH IN QLD SET FOR SUCCESS
THE Australian Ladies Variety Association (ALVA), made up of entertainers and wives of entertainers, is staging a special event for Queensland and New South Wales members and partners at South Tweed Sports Club on October 16 from 10am (Qld time).
ALVA President Susie Smither, based in Sydney, said the ALVA Goes Gold Coast event is being held to bring together members who have left Sydney and moved to the Gold Coast.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Bill Alexander (Scott) takes his final bow

September 29, 2017

0 Comments

INSPIRATIONAL SINGER’S MUSIC LIVES ON
AS PEOPLE WHOSE LIVES HE TOUCHED
MEET TO CELEBRATE HIS LIFE
HIS smile lit up a room and his voice could soothe the savage beast, such was the talent of much-loved entertainer Bill Alexander (Scott) who lost his battle with cancer on August 23 this year.
Smiling Bill Alexander (Scott) was an inspiration to all.
On Friday, September 8, a special Celebration of his Life was held at Burleigh Community Centre on the Queensland Gold Coast which was attended by about 100 of his family and friends, including yours truly.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Sizzling sellout sparks new show

August 25, 2017

0 Comments

RED HOT TOUR LED BY
JOHN FARNHAM ADDS SECOND
SHOW AT JACOBS WELL
THE highly anticipated Red Hot Summer Tour show at Harrigans Drift Inn Jacobs Well, scheduled for February 17, 2018 has sold-out within hours of going on sale.
Due to popular demand, a second Jacobs Well has been announced for the following day, February 18, 2018.
Promoter Duane McDonald says the record sell-out of the Jacobs Well show is indicative to how sales are going around the country.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Bill Alexander’s smile masks the pain

July 29, 2017

0 Comments

ENTERTAINER CHOOSES TO GRIN
DESPITE GRIM CANCER DIAGNOSES
A DIP in the family pool 14 years ago sparked a condition that literally changed the life of popular club entertainer, Bill Alexander.
“While I was swimming, I had a heart fribulation. It went for hours,” the always smiling performer told long-time friend and On With the Show Editor Shirley Broun recently during a special luncheon in his honour at Burleigh Sports on the Gold Coast.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Christopher Kim raps to a new beat

July 14, 2017

8 Comments

FROM KPOP SUPERSTAR TO
SKINCARE LEADING MAN
WHEN a new century was just about to dawn in 2000, KPOP star Christopher Kim was at a point in his career where he was at the top of his game and adored by millions of fans throughout Korea and around the world.
As a member of unisex group The S#arp (Sharp) his success came quickly and included 9 hit songs and 5 #1 albums.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Sparkling menu to celebrate Dame Vera Lynn and VP Day

July 10, 2017

0 Comments

JOIN TOP AUSSIE VOCALISTS
IN SPECIAL STAGE TRIBUTE
A STAR-STUDDED line-up of great Aussie talent will be on stage to help commemorate the 100th Anniversary year of the Australian Ladies Variety Association’s (ALVA) #1 Patron, Dame Vera Lynn and the 72nd Anniversary of VP Day (Victory in the Pacific) to be held at a special luncheon in August.
Dame Vera Lynn.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Actor in Leith shines in The Parting Glass

May 23, 2017

0 Comments

REVERED SINGER-SONGWRITER REPRISES
ONE-MAN SHOW FOR 2017 AUSSIE TOUR
A CHANCE to see another side to the extraordinary talents of Damien Leith will be on offer when the talented singer/musician and actor takes his one-man cabaret show, The Parting Glass, on tour later this year.
Damien Leith is taking his acclaimed one-man show, The Parting Glass, on tour in October-November 2017.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

PETER COMBE IS ON THE MOVE

April 10, 2017

0 Comments

NATIONAL TOUR MARKS
NEW ALBUM RELEASE
FANS OF ALL AGES rejoice! Beloved icon of children’s entertainment, Peter Combe has returned with a new album – Live It Up – and a massive national tour to celebrate the CD release.
An ARIA-award winning performer, Peter has created the timeless children’s classics Wash Your Face With Orange Juice, Spaghetti Bolognaise, Toffee Apple, Juicy Juicy Green Grass and Newspaper Mama, and these are just the tip of the iceberg of his famous hits for children in a career that spans more than three decades.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Lee Kernaghan inducted into CMC Hall of Fame

April 5, 2017

0 Comments

AUSSIE GREAT MARKS 25TH
ANNIVERSARY IN STYLE
HALL OF FAME and ALBUM
at #2 ON ARIA CHARTS
AFTER a stellar 25 years of sold-out tours and platinum selling albums, Lee Kernaghan’s career just keeps going from strength to strength.
In what can only be described as a massive week for the country music star, he was inducted into the CMC Hall Of Fame at the CMC Awards held on the Gold Coast the day before the release of his new 25th Anniversary Album at the end of March.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

LEE KERNAGHAN ADDS FOUR NEW SHOWS

March 20, 2017

0 Comments

AUSSIE COUNTRY GREAT’S 25TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR
`BOYS FROM THE BUSH’ JUST GOT BIGGER
TICKETS ON SALE NOW
AFTER announcing his massive 25th anniversary tour in January, Lee Kernaghan has added four special Victorian dates to the expansive run.
Heading through Melbourne, Ballarat and Bendigo in November, the Boys From The Bush tour will wrap-up in Victoria in stellar style.
Lee Kernaghan adds four new dates to this 25th Anniversary Tour.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Charity luncheon to honour Dame Vera Lynn

March 11, 2017

0 Comments

The Forces Sweetheart releases
New album at age 100 and
Aussie showbiz peers celebrate
DAME VERA LYNN, who has been Patron of the Australian Ladies Variety Association since 1979, continues to deliver for her fans with the release of a brand new album.
Dame Vera Lynn turning 100 on March 20.
It seems there is no slowing down the English-born hit-maker who first stole the hearts of the military during World War II when she was known as The Forces Sweetheart for hits including We’ll Meet Again.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

The Wolfe Brothers to embark on National Tour

June 19, 2016

0 Comments

NEW ALBUM `THIS CRAZY LIFE’ GOES TO #1 ON ITUNES COUNTRY CHART
This mini festival of the hot new wave of country music will be headlined by the Wolfe Brothers and feature Gord Bamford (Canada), Caitlyn Shadbolt, Troy Kemp, Christie Lamb, Craig Heath and Jody Direen (NZ).
October National Tour for The Wolfe Brothers,
AUSTRALIA’s popular country rockers The Wolfe Brothers have released their third album `This Crazy Life’ and the Tassie boys are also gearing up for a massive national tour with a difference, to hit the road this October.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...

Matt Henry – New song a crowd favourite

March 27, 2015

0 Comments

Home Every Time I’m
Gone hits the airwaves
The new single by country musician Matt Henry, which hits the airwaves today, is a frank and honest look inside his life and has become a favourite with fans.
The single, Home Every Time I’m Gone, from Matt’s debut EP Life By Proxy, wasn’t initially slated as a single release, but has been so warmly embraced by the fans that it has taken on a life of its own.… Members read the rest!

Continue reading...