Presented by Geoffrey Bryan
Leather Lungs: Son of a Preacher - Written/Performed by Jason Chasland
CABARET/MUSIC / AUS
"A voice to die for."
Pray for hymn, or he’ll prey on you. This daring deviant crosses with religion, fist-fights with sexuality, and discos with dildos. Leather Lungs will penetrate and titillate your unholy soul.
A master of falsetto and stiletto, Leather Lungs’ vocal range spans four octaves – a rare phenomenon. He marries this with savage wit and outrageous innuendo to rouse you into a world of amusement, pleasure and challenge.
Within the burgeoning genre of alternative cabaret, this delightfully naughty show fuses good old-fashioned fun with the romp of vaudeville, and will leave you stunned, mesmerised, buckled with laughter and turning to your neighbour in shock. It takes a lot of blood, sweat and queers to get to this stage and this son of a preacher has broken his shackles.
Warning: may contain traces of nuts, (p)leather, sequins and Dusty Springfield.
Jason Chasland has previously performed his self-written solo show, Impostar, in Hollywood, and sung as a vocalist for Adele and the Beckhams. This is a voice that must be heard.
Five nights only as part of a Trans-Tasman tour including seasons at Melbourne Midsumma Festival 2018 and Auckland Pride 2018.
STUDIO: Cheap Tues Mar 6 at 9.30pm $22; 7, 8, 9, 10 Mar at 9.30pm $25/C$23/Grp$23 (60 mins) 16+
The GC at The German Club 223 Flinders Street Adelaide
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The GC places strong emphasis on high production values and comfort for artists and audiences.
The main performance space, the 450-seat Showroom One, is one of Adelaide's best multi-purpose rooms: flat floor, fully air-conditioned auditorium with side-access proscenium arch stage, high ceiling, black-out curtains, lift and stair access, and excellent acoustics with no sound transfer. It is equipped with some of the very best sound and lighting equipment available, the equal of anything around the Fringe.
Other rooms – from 60 through to 150 seats – provide remarkable performance spaces with quirky ambience, particularly suited to stand-up, small bands and two/three-handed theatre, great for audience interaction.