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Coco's Lunch

Australia’s magical purveyors of the A Cappella art​

Coco's Lunch

"A colourful, round-the-world trip with no passport necessary, and each arrangement a celebration of the human voice — rich, intricate, and utterly captivating." The Advertiser, Adelaide


Lisa Young voice, percussion

Jacqueline Gawler voice, percussion

Nicola Eveleigh voice, flute, percussion

Gabrielle MacGregor voice, percussion

Emma Gilmartin voice, percussion

Renowned for their extraordinary song-writing, skin-tight vocal harmonies and stunning live performances, Coco’s Lunch are recognised as multi award-winning pioneers in the composition and performance of innovative Australian vocal music. The group has spent over 20 years winning the hearts of audiences of all ages across Australia, Asia and Europe and garnered multiple awards for their theatrical performances and acclaimed recordings.


Program

Other Plans 

In 2019, Coco’s Lunch will present Other Plans, bringing to life the breathtaking art form of South Indian konnakol (vocal percussion) in a bold new way. Hand-picked by Barry Humphries to premiere at the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, the largest cabaret festival in the world, the group packed out the Adelaide Festival Centre for two consecutive nights with this sparkling showcase of award-winning songs and elegant stagecraft. Other Plans takes audiences on a captivating journey through new konnakol-based works composed by Lisa Young, including the fiery new award-winning single Other Plans, and well-loved songs from the group’s acclaimed albums Blueprint and A Whole New Way of Getting Dressed.

Music by Coco’s Lunch

Creative Direction by Noel Jordan (Festival Director, Edinburgh International Children's Festival)

Performance length: 65 mins (no interval)


Technical specifications

Technical specifications (325.5 KB)

Availability

July and November


Book Artist

Travel to centres in regional NSW is subsidised through the support of Arts NSW. Musica Viva can book the artists, arrange all travel and accommodation, provide posters, flyers and program information.
If you are interested in bringing an ensemble to your town or city, please contact:

Sean Moloney

Artist Development Coordinator

[email protected]

 

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