The South Side Show - Jazz Edition
Red Bennies "South Side Show" is Mebourne's Saturday night home for outlandish vaudeville and rambunctious dance floor antics.
For this special Stonnington Jazz Festival edition, DJs Mike Gurrieri & Edd Fisher will be playing a combination of Jazz, Swing & Soul, programmed to high-flying circus acts.
Amy Nightingale-Olsen and Christopher Zaluski form Feet2Feat! Graduates of The National Institute of Circus Arts they are one of few duos that perform the traditional circus art of Icarian Games. Based in Melbourne, Victoria they aspire to create work that amazes, entertains and inspires.
3 FEET OF BEAT
This fresh and talented cast matches a funky, class leading percussionist with 2 of Australia's most recognized tap dance professionals.
With infectious energy and an over-riding sense of fun, 3 Feet of Beat offer a unique performance of toe-tapping excitement and plenty of laughs!
With over 25 years of combined entertainment experience, 3 Feet of Beat guarantees to excite and entertain audiences of all ages.
Mike Gurrieri brings his swingin' genre-bending DJ antics to Red Bennies every Saturday night from midnight. Expect to go everywhere from swing jazz, funk, soul, hip hop & everything else in-between. A true party set like no other!
For this Jazz Edition of the South Side Show, Mike will take us on a special 5 hour journey through the many shades of jazz within his record collection.
Edd Fisher is a music collector, selector, appreciator, producer & radio presenter.
Not your average disc jockey, Edd is a graduate of Australia's premier music school WAAPA with a bachelor in Jazz Composition, presents a radio show (Tomorrow Land) fortnightly on PBS106.7FM and is one of Beat TV’s latest presenters and interviewers!
A regular DJ in the Melbourne scene, Edd’s sets span a mixed bag of Rare-Groove, Funk, Soul, Future Beats, Disco, Hop Hop & Jazz. A fine selector across broad genres Edd's sound is a seamless blend of old and new creating a distinct and modern take on the dance floor.
Circus was just the natural progression for a boy with a physical appetite and a need for excitement. Trained at the National Institute of Circus Arts he focused intensively on straps and flying trapeze. Since graduating in 2008 Tayo has performed in a number of shows including the NICA production Rhapsody (2008), a successful show in the Adelaide Fringe this year and the Woodford folk festival. He has worked with High Flying Circus Arts and taught flying trapeze to hundreds of people.
DJs Mike Gurrieri & Edd Fisher
Notes: Show times are approximate. Most tickets are for General Admission / standing room only - if you wish to book a table or a booth, please call the Red Bennies office to make a reservation on (03) 9826 2689