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October 2020:

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WOW! So many things to share!

It truly is tricky trying to work out what to pop up here! I have lived a life and so where do I start?

PERFORMANCE CREDITS

 

Prior to moving to Perth in 1997 Harry toured the West Coast of the USA from LA to Vancouver with a 14 piece vocal ensemble and performed in a number of pro-amateur music theatre performances in both paid, chorus and understudy lead roles. Her musical highlights have included Performing on Stage as a part of a 30 strong choir for Split Enz “Enzso” tour, recording with various bands as a backing vocalist, violinist, flutist, celtic harpist and bassist, and performing with Victor Borge on commercial telelvision.

 

On moving to Perth Harry formed the Harry Deluxe Swing Band, showcasing at the Perth International Arts Festival as well as regularly performing at interstate festivals and concerts, and has held coveted long-term residencies at the Crown Casino (previously Burswood Casino), the Mustang Bar and the Ellington Jazz Club. Harry has also opened for or supported acts such as James Morrison and Joe Camilleri, and continues to perform regularly in Perth and interstate. She recorded her first original album with the Swing Band in 2002.

 

She formed her second band. Harry Deluxe & the Cap Gun Johnnies in 2000. The band still performs regularly in Perth and interstate at Festivals.

 

She formed her third band in 2016, Mama Red & the Dark Blues; an all original alt-country blues outfit, with Australian gothic influences. She recorded her second original album with the band in 2016, and is working toward her third studio album, to be released in mid-2021.

Preview Season 1 & 2- A Saucy Little Secret (short cut video from Season 1)​                 

 

 

 

 

 

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PERFORMANCE HISTORY at a GLANCE:

  • 1992 - 1997 Performances in Pro-Amateur Musical Theatre including: Jesus Christ Superstar (understudy Mary Magdalene / swing role / chorus); Into the Woods (understudy witch & chorus); South Pacific (orchestra First Violin, 2nd Chair); The Merry Widow (Olga).

  • 1996 Queensland University Singers - USA Tour.

  • 1997 ENZSO Tour Performances.

  • 1994-1996 - Backing vocalist and multi-instrumentalist for Dionysis.

  • 1999 - 2012 - Harry Deluxe Swing Band (showcase - Perth International Arts Festival 1999; Crown Cabaret Lounge residency - 1999; Mustang Bar residency 2000 - 2005).

  • 2004 - Harry Deluxe Swing Band (City of Stirling Festival - supporting James Morrison)

  • 2000 - 2020 - Harry Deluxe & the Cap Gun Johnnies (rockabilly cover band - performing regularly in Perth and Interstate).

  • 2010 - Bear by Night Ball (Perth Children's Hospital Major Fundraiser - supporting Joe Camilleri).

  • 2000 - 2011 - Wintersun Festival by invitation (Harry Deluxe Swing Band and Harry Deluxe & the Cap Gun Johnnies).

  • 2011/12 - Camperdown Festival by invitation (Harry Deluxe & the Cap Gun Johnnies).

  • 2012 - Cafe Jazz & Laneway Swing - 5 City of Perth Pop-Up Performance Activations (HMS Pop-Up Productions).

  • 2012 - 2017 A Saucy Little Secret (lead role: Alberta Hunter) - Ellington Jazz Club 4 seasons 2012 - 2016; 1 season; Summerset Arts Festival; toured Melbourne Cabaret Festival 2016 toured Melbourne Fringe Festival 2017.

  • 2012/13/14 - Summer Swing Smackdown (State Theatre Centre / HMS Pop-Up Productions)

  • 2013 - Perth Retro Rumble Festival (State Theatre Centre / HMS Pop-Up Productions)

  • Perth Fringe 2017 / 18 - Harry's Shiraz Cabaret Performances (lead role)

  • Perth Fringe 2017/18/19 - Mama Red & the Dark Blues (original band performances and storytelling)

  • 2018 - House Gospel Choir Performances (Perth Festival Chevron Gardens).

  • 2018 - We Will Rock You (Platinum Entertainment - His Majesty's Theatre).

  • 2019/20 - Mama Red & the Dark Blues - writing & recording new album.

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