Please be advised that tickets will not be available at the door.
Be dazzled by Dior as DJs, dancing and dining take over NGV International.
Doors open 6pm. Headline act from 8.30pm.
HEADLINE: KATE MILLER-HEIDKE
Kate Miller-Heidke is an award-winning singer-songwriter who traverses the worlds of contemporary pop, folk and opera. She has released four albums in Australia, achieving multi-platinum status and appearing in the top 10 album and singles charts numerous times. Her latest album O Vertigo! debuted at number 4 on the Australian album charts, broke Australian crowdfunding records and was nominated for an ARIA award. Trained as a classical singer at the Queensland Conservatorium, Kate has appeared at the Metropolitan Opera in New York and has performed several roles for the English National Opera. Her debut opera as a composer, The Rabbits (based on the book by Shaun Tan and John Marsden), was commissioned by Opera Australia and premiered at the Perth Festival in February 2015, followed by sold out seasons in Melbourne, Sydney and Brisbane. With her collaborator Keir Nuttall, she is currently writing the music and lyrics to Muriel’s Wedding: The Musical, set to premiere at the Sydney Theatre Company in November 2017.
DJ: BREAKING AND ENTERING
Lauren Taylor and Simon Winkler of Breaking and Entering DJs are always listening for the new and the next. Known for their genre-spanning selections, and ability to play exactly the right track at the right time, Lauren and Simon are regular performers at music festivals, arts events, clubs and band rooms.