TE Archive

Home : Articles : 2004 : January : 14 : Versatile Peir Get Behind an Hilarious Show

Versatile Peir Get Behind an Hilarious Show

Versatile Peir Get Behind an Hilarious Show

Who: Adam Scicluna, Lisa Crouch
What: Does My Bum Look Good In This?
Where: Belmont 16ft Sailing Club
When: Saturday January 24, 2004

MULTI MO AWARD and ACE AWARD winners LISA CROUCH and ADAM SCICLUNA will present the hit production Does My Bum Look Big In This? at BELMONT 16FT SAILING CLUB this month.

Although the talented pair have forged successful solo careers, they have teamed up to produce one of the Sydney club circuit's most popular shows with its combination of powerhouse vocals and hilarious comedy.

A versatile and energetic performer, Crouch is renowned for her ability to deliver anything from a moving ballad to a raunchy rock song.

She has performed in productions of The Wiz, Godspell, Leader of The Pack and Romeo & Juliet .

As a musician, she has shared the stage with stars such as JOHNNY TILLOTSON, KATE CEBERANO, JAMES REYNE and JAMES BLUNDELL.

Already the winner of a heap of MO and ACE Awards, Crouch received nominations for the Peter Allen Variety Performer of the Year and Female Vocal Variety Performer of the Year in 2003.

As well as working with Scicluna, Crouch performs in the duo JUST JAMMIN' with KERRI LACEY.

The pair perform on the Sydney club scene up to three nights each week.

Crouch will continue with her solo work and said that plans are under way for a new production.

``I'm writing a new production show for this year,'' Crouch said.

``It promises to be new and exciting and very d ferent.

'' Crouch said she looks forward to continue working with Scicluna in 2004.

``It's a great pleasure to continue to work with Adam Scicluna this year in our production show Does My Bum Look Big In This? ``We've been in fits writing new material, so it should be lots more fun.

'' Her on-stage energy is complemented by the presence of Scicluna.

Scicluna celebrated one of the most successful years of his career in 2003 when he picked up several of the country's top entertainment awards.

He received the Johnny O'Keefe Encouragement Award at the MO Awards and was also named Male Vocal Performer of the Year.

He also received two ACE Awards for Best New Act of the Year and Male Vocal Performer of the Year in 2003.

Growing up watching his father play in a rock'n'roll band, Scicluna dreamt of a career in the entertainment industry from a young age.

His first step into the industry arrived when he undertook theatre work, performing in amateur musicals.

In less than six years, Scicluna appeared in 25 musicals and played 24 lead roles in productions ranging from Fiddler on the Roof to Les Miserables .

He consistently won talent quests and went on to become a professional entertainer.

He has since appeared on Midday with Kerry Ann and worked as a backing vocalist for MICHAEL CRAWFORD during his Australian tour.

His one-man show Cabaret: A Lyrical L e was a sell-out hit when it appeared at Riverside Theatre in March 2001.

Renowned for his baritone singing style, Scicluna combines a natural sense of humour with a polished voice.

Does My Bum Look Big In This? will appear at Belmont 16ft Sailing Club on January 24 from 8.30pm. Tickets are $10 and bookings can be made at the club.

Other articles featuring Adam Scicluna

Up to Week View

Newcastle Music