Wyndham City’s Encore Events Centre is launching the feel-good music series Morning Melodies – on the second Tuesday of every month.
Showcasing a stellar line-up with a diverse mix of celebrated artists from Australia’s King of country rock Jade Hurley, to international jazz sensation Nina Ferro who will pay tribute to the iconic Ella Fitzgerald.
All sessions include morning tea and the season kicks off with Downtown - The Songs of Petula Clark, a tribute to the most commercially successful female singer in British chart history at 10:30am on Tuesday 10th September.
Wyndham City Mayor and portfolio holder for Family Friendly city, Cr Mia Shaw said this was an exciting new initiative and encouraged residents to come along, bring a friend or meet someone new.
“It’s great to see this fantastic program being hosted at our Encore Events Centre in a safe, accessible and welcoming environment,” Cr Shaw said.
“The program also delivers on our commitment to support events and activities for our residents at non-gambling venues as outlined in our Gambling Harm Minimisation Policy and Action Plan 2018-2022.”
Morning Melodies Program
Downtown - The Songs of Petula Clark - 10:30 Tuesday 10 September
Forget all your troubles, forget all your cares and come along to Downtown – everyone is waiting for you! A hand-clapping tribute to the most commercially successful female singer in British chart history.
Jade Hurley – 10:30 am Tuesday 8 October
Jade Hurley O.A.M. is the undisputed ‘KING’ of country and rock ‘n roll music in Australia is coming to Wyndham. His showcase of songs will include “Peggy Sue”, “Old Time Rock & Roll” and “Great Balls of Fire” to name a few.
Lady Be Good – The Songs of Ella Fitzgerald, 10:30am Tuesday 12 November
Nina Ferro, a multi award-winning vocalist and songwriter is Ella Fitzgerald in Lady Be Good. A joyous, swinging tribute to the First Lady of Song.
Santa Claus is Coming to Town – 10:30am Tuesday 10 December
Closing the season is Bring along your Santa hats and get into the Christmas spirit. Acclaimed cabaret singers Melissa Langton and Mark Jones are coming to town to wish you a very Merry Christmas.
Artist images and bio’s available on request.
Location: Encore Event Centre, 80 Derrimut Road, Hoppers Crossing
Time: 10:30 – 12:10pm Morning tea begins at 10:30am and performance begins at 11am.
Tickets: $12 including morning tea, available now and booked through https://encoreeventscentre.com.au/whatson or call 8734 6000