Shaun Parker and Lucia Manstratone performing the critically acclaimed Blue Love
|THE BLUE LOVE WALKING TOUR
On Saturday, 26 August, Nicky Ginsberg, President of the Chippendale Creative Precinct and Shaun Parker & Company present the rare opportunity to experience riveting scenes from critically acclaimed dance, multimedia and musical theatre extravaganza Blue Love in Chippendale’s best art spaces.
Chippendale Creative Precinct is thrilled to be working with Shaun Parker and Company for the first time on a VERY special edition of everybody’s favourite Gallery Walking Tour! Starring Shaun Parker and Lucia Mastrantone, Shaun Parker and Company are set to inject thrilling dance, music, film and performance into Chippendale’s best art spaces all in the name of L-O-V-E LOVE!
To bedroom... To bedroom... Shaun Parker and Company's Blue Love
Nicky Ginsberg and the Chippendale Creative Precinct welcome art and theatre lovers alike to share in an intimate, one-of-a-kind, performance and art tour EXTRAVAGANZA! With a limited audience of only 35, grab your tickets QUICK for an unmissable afternoon full of groundbreaking contemporary ART, world-class THEATRE and local Chippendale BEER!
Debuting at the Opera House in 2005, Blue Love returns to delight audiences as a hilarious, poetic and satirical exploration of pop culture, romance, coupledom and suburbia. During the company’s long-awaited tour of the East Coast, Shaun Parker and Company take scenes from their smash hit show Blue Love and transform it into a music-filled jaunt down Chippendale’s winding laneways visiting art galleries along the way.
Date: 26th of August 2017
Time: 2 - 4 pm
Meeting Point: Kensington Contemporary, 32 Kensington Street, Chippendale
Bookings - visit the eventbrite website
|Follow Lucia & Shaun to Chippendale's best art spaces!
Kensington Contemporary: Devoted to the local arts scene and continuing to cultivate a creative network of talent, Kensington Contemporary actively promotes a diverse range of traditional and contemporary mediums, such is the case with this performance.
The Warehouse: Shhhhh... Secret Location
Upstairs at Sneaky Possum: Part-bar, part-cafe, Sneaky Possum is dedicated to engaging the budding art scene in Chippendale. Above the restaurant lies a gallery exhibiting local contemporary talent.
The Dog Cage: Shhhhh... Secret Location
Collab at Pine Street: Launched in 2017, this new gallery is dedicated to promoting emerging, early and mid career artists through their professionally curated exhibition program. Collab aims to create a dynamic platform for artistic work and is excited to provide a pop-up stage for this unique walking tour.
Book your tickets here!
Shaun Parker and Lucia Mastrantone delight audiences with beer!
Stand back and relax as Shaun and Lucia turn up the heat with the freshest beer generously provided by Beer Barrel! Chippendale locals, these guys are passionate about delivering fresh craft beer in their signature Growlers to the Chippendale community and beyond. The special Growler technology retains the original taste craft beer as if it was pumped straight from the brewery! YUM!
Check out Beer Barrel online here: http://www.thebeerbarrel.com.au/
|AKA RHONDA AND GLENN FLUNE
LEFT: Lucia Mastrantone RIGHT: Shaun Parker
Lucia Mastrantone is an actress who has established a varied career in film, TV and theatre. Known for her roles in feature films Bad Boy Bubby (1993), Stealth (2005) and Look Both Ways (2005), Mastrantone was part of the acclaimed Doppio Teatro Company in Adelaide, as well as the acclaimed physical theatre company Legs on the Wall. For the State Theatre Company of South Australia Mastrantone has performed in plays such as The Merchant of Venice and the internationally toured physical theatre piece VERONA. Mastrantone also starred in Popular Mechanics I and II directed by Geoffrey Rush. An avid teacher, Mastrantone teaches movement classes at the Actors College Of Theatre & Television in Sydney.
Shaun Parker is the award winning Artistic Director and Choreographer of Shaun Parker and Company, an exhilarating and groundbreaking Australian dance company which has made its mark on the international dance scene. Parker’s performance career has spanned seventeen years and taken him on international tours around Australia, Europe, Asia and America with companies such as Meredith Monk (New York), Sasha Waltz (Berlin), Sydney Theatre Company and Opera Australia. Shaun Parker & Company has won two Australian Dance Awards, a Banksy Award, and the Argus Angel Award in the UK.
Want to read more about Shaun Parker & Company? Head to their website
For more information on the Chippendale Creative Precinct, head to our website
Shaun Parker and Company's Blue Love
Tickets are selling fast! Don’t miss your chance at an intimate glimpse into Blue Love’s most poignant scenes against a backdrop of Chippendale’s best art spaces. Curated by Sally Lewis, this is one special afternoon you’ll be raving about for years to come!
President of the Chippendale Creative Precinct
Chippendale Creative Precinct
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