Saturday 25th February, “Ma Bell & Friends” –
Meet the infamous Madame Tragédie & Accomplices at the Cabaret of Life. With a hat full of lotions potions and the wildest of notions Madame Tragédie will lift you up to the dizziest of heights and cast you down into the darkest of night as she goes in search of a paradise lost.
Scottish born Celtic soul blues icon Isabella (Izzy) Miller Bell Aka Ma Bell brings her ‘Travelling Pop Up Cabaret Road show’ to Picton Little theatre for one night only, featuring a selection of absolute world class Independent South Islands touring concert performance artists /musicians/composers all coming together to present individual work and in some exciting collaborations.
Ma Bell’s Guests include the fabulous Elizabeth Braggins an accomplished jazz blues pianist /singer along with dynamic duo Penny Black featuring sassy lyricist /domestic goddess Penny Cain with guitarist extraordinaire Jimmy Taylor who has played and toured with British rock royalty such as Queen, Pretenders and Dave Stewart of the Eurthymics and Spiritual Cowboys). Ma Bell struts her stuff with Mama’s got the Blues accompanied by award winning fingerstyle /slide guitarist Susan Grant and special guest Barrie Mc Donald on accordion/mandolin.