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April 2 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm$25
The Brook Arts Center presents a special evening with Blue – The Songs of Joni Mitchell, on Thursday, April 2, 2020 Performed by Queenie van de Zandt, who is renowned for her artful storytelling and raw, emotive vocals, explores the songs, stories and art of the musical legend that is Joni Mitchell. A Renaissance woman, painter and poet, Mitchell created a soundtrack for the Woodstock generation. Queenie explores her love of all things Joni – affectionately reinterpreting Joni Mitchell’s melancholy music, and intimately revealing the stories behind some of her most haunting songs such as A Case of You, Both Sides, Now and Little Green.Following rave reviews, and sell-out performances in 2017 at the Queensland and Melbourne Cabaret Festivals and the Hayes Theatre in Sydney, BLUE: The Songs of Joni Mitchell, has continued its success touring Australia and the US in 2018 & 2019. Along the way it has won 3 prestigious theatre awards, as well as being nominated for the Helpmann Award for Best Cabaret Performer and the Sydney Theatre Award for Best Cabaret Production. Queenie van de Zandt is well-known for her incredible versatility as a performer having worked extensively in musical theatre , plays, cabaret, on television and film, and as a recording artist, comedienne and writer. Join us for a beguiling night of melancholic songs, poetic storytelling and haunting vocals in a perfect intimate setting. Tickets are available at www.brookarts.org