Blowin' in the Wind
A Salute to the ANZACS & Vietnam Vetrans
Friday 8 April 11:00am
This new production for 2022 will again contain many hit songs, stories, and indeed laughter that came from WW2 and The Vietnam War, all in front of a backdrop of incredible images on the big screen.
With a stunning cast led by narrator Chris McKenna, star tenor Roy Best, musical theatre star Jaz Flowers, international soprano Alison Jones, and Opera Australia’s Caroline Vercore, this production will be one of the highlights of the year, and of course performed around ANZAC Day 2022.
There are many great singers who performed during the wars who are highlighted in this wonderful production; Dame Vera Lynn, The Andrew Sisters, Bob Dylan, Normie Rowe, The Sapphires and many more.
Songs include, White Cliffs of Dover, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Chattanooga Choo Choo, Blowin' In The Wind, Smiley (the hit song written by Johnny Young for Normie Rowe as he went off to serve in Vietnam), and a stirring version of Bring Him Home from Les Miserables.
This production is dedicated to the 60th Anniversary of Australia’s first involvement in the Vietnam War (1962-2022). Covid-19 Safety:
Duration: Approximately 75 minutes no intermission
Group 10+: $23
Youth U/18: $15
- 8 April 2022
- 75 minutes
- West Gippsland Arts Centre
- Theatre 1