Bastillemania at the Wheaty

Presented by: Louise Blackwell

Genre: Cabaret

Celebrate Bastille Day on Sunday 14 July with Bastillemania at the Wheatsheaf Hotel when Adelaide chanteuse Louise Blackwell and the French Set perform a wonderful selection of songs by artists of the great French chanson tradition. With a stellar band including Mark Ferguson on piano, Julian Ferraretto on violin, John Aué on double bass and Josh Baldwin on drums, come get your French on as they pay hommage to Fréhel, Lucienne Boyer, Edith Piaf, Jean Sablon, Léo Ferré, Georges Brassens, Boris Vian, Juliette Gréco, Yves Montand, Barbara, Serge Gainsbourg, Jean Constantin, Charles Aznavour and more! A formidable French variety show with great Parisian atmosphere that is sure to delight!
“…a chanteuse of inimitable style and full of joie de vivre…” BROADWAY WORLD


  • July 14, 2019


The Wheatsheaf Hotel
Address: 39 George Street , Thebarton SA 5031

Wheelchair access: Yes

Session / Price:

14 Jul at 4pm Full Price $20.00
Concession $15.00

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Louise Blackwell and the French Set have performed in many Adelaide Fringe seasons, winning a Fringe Weekly Music Award in 2018. They have performed in many French events including: - The Adelaide Alliance Française French Film Festival - The Alliance Française French Market - The Adelaide Festival Centre’s French Festival - The Art Gallery of SA’s French Impressionist Masters Exhibition - The Seppeltsfield Bonjour Barossa Day - Bastille Day concerts at La Bohème - The Adelaide Central Market Bastille Day They have performed at the Adelaide Botanic Gardens, the Multicultural Awards at Government House and they have also toured to Mount Gambier Fringe and Melbourne, playing at The Paris Cat Jazz Club. Louise performed at the Guilty Pleasures Burlesque Festival in Brunswick Heads, NSW.