Paul Capsis is an Australian ‘living legend’ with an extraordinary career as an actor, singer and cabaret star effortlessly moving from underground clubs to the bright lights of Broadway.
A five-time winner of Australia’s Helpmann Awards, Paul Capsis possesses an absolutely thrilling voice rising from a dark, raspy purr to pure, ringing heights. With a taste for glitter and a dash of irreverence, he channels the spirit of the divas that inspire him, including Judy Garland, Janis Joplin, Amy Winehouse and Nina Simone.
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to experience Paul Capsis, accompanied by Jethro Woodward on piano, in full flight.
… in possession of a voice that sounds like an act of God … The Scotsman
… his extraordinary singing starches the hairs on the back of your neck…Sydney Morning Herald
Jazz & Cabaret Festival 2020
Produced by the Christchurch International Jazz Festival Trust