The Divine Miss Bette
ABOUT THE SHOW
A spectacularly joyous music and comedy event featuring multiple award-winner Catherine Alcorn, channeling the legendary Bette Midler.
Direct from a SOLD OUT season at Darlinghurst Theatre Company, The Divine Miss Bette is a bawdy, brash and rapturous experience and is coming to Brisbane for ONE NIGHT ONLY!
Hailed by critics as “a must see” (LA Times), “absolutely hilarious” (Time Out Sydney) with “a voice to die for” (Stage Noise), Cath Alcorn is renowned as a jewel in the crown of Australian theatre. Trained by Steve Ostrow, the man who discovered Midler, this dazzling production will take you on a thrilling roller-coaster ride when Alcorn belts out the diva’s classics including ‘Friends’, ‘In The Mood’, ‘Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy’, ‘Do You Wanna Dance’, ‘The Rose’, ‘Wind Beneath My Wings’ — and more.
Backed by an all-star live band and dancers, don’t miss your chance to catch the magnificent ‘The Divine Miss Bette’ in this thrilling concert experience.
You’ll never forget it, ya know!
ABOUT THE ARTIST
Catherine Alcorn is a multi-award-winning artist, presenter, producer, podcaster, Artistic Director and one of Australia’s most in-demand entertainers, renowned for her powerhouse vocals and razor-sharp wit.
Hailed as ‘a must see!’ (L.A. Times), ‘absolutely hilarious’ (Time Out) with ‘a voice to die for’ (STAGE NOISE) Catherine combines her wickedly inviting sense of humour and dynamic voice, exhilarating audiences wherever she goes.
Catherine headlines some of the world’s most celebrated festivals including Sydney Festival, Adelaide Cabaret Festival, Festival of Voices and regularly hosts for international brands including hosting the TEDx Sydney live-streamed after party in 2021 and 2022.
In 2018, Catherine made her triumphant USA and Sydney Opera House debut in her most famous role as The Divine Miss Bette, her critically acclaimed stage production channeling Bette Midler, winning her the Best Cabaret Production in the 2018 Broadway World Awards.
Catherine’s theatre credits include her Sydney Theatre Award nominated cabaret Cathartic, the Australian premiere of off-Broadway cult hit 5 Lesbians Eating A Quiche and Go Your Own Way: The Story of Christine McVie and Glen Street Theatre’s Cabaret In The Glen Festival in the role as Artistic Director.
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PERFORMANCE DATES & TIMES
Suitable for ages 15+
Contains strobe lighting
Contains coarse language
Contains sexual references