He mentioned this other show UHAH, Unsung Heroes of Australian History which sounded interesting and at the last minute we booked to go (as did 90% of the audience. 6 bookings on Tuesday 60+ on Friday) www.unsungheroesofaustralianhistory.com
|Moira Tyers Singer Songwriter.|
|The band setting up. Wendy Ealey, Bruce Watson and Moira|
The songs followed a history timeline with the songs illustration the times, 1st landing, Eureka Stockade, The great war, The depression etc. based on real characters.
With the questions
Why would anyone go round with a bit of chalk in their pocket?
ª Who was Australia's first professional female jockey?
• What was Henry Lawson’s mum like?
• Wasn't that a weird time for a sewing bee?
All fascinating with a preliminary narration about the song and a slide show. Some funny, some sad or very moving.
I gather they offer it in schools and Clubs etc
A truly interesting and well performed evening