PATRICIA O'CALLAGHAN NEWS
|March 15, 2017|
NY with Soulpepper Theatre Company
Just announced, Patricia will be joining Soulpepper Theatre Company in July when they take up residence at Pershing Square in New York for the whole month. She will be performing in various concerts and cabarets. More specifics available soon at this link » read more
March 13, 2017
Happy emotionally-mixed-but-still-beautiful-Valentine's Day!
Click on this link to watch The Secret Love Story Behind Lullaby by Johannes Brahms: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ooIbZHs8TE4
September 10, 2012
At MusicFest Vancouver, Patricia O'Callaghan goes beyond the cabaret
By Janet Smith, Straight.com
Quick: what does the term cabaret music mean to you? Does it bring to mind the songs of Kurt Weill, Marlene Dietrich, or Weimar-era Berlin? Old Hochtaler ads or Liza Minelli in a bowler hat and stockings? Edith Piaf singing in Pigalle? Or maybe the Great American Songbook?
For Patricia O'Callaghan, one of Canada's reigning queens of the amorphous genre and a pioneer of its contemporary form, it denotes much, much more. Take her new album, with Toronto's Gryphon Trio, aptly called Broken Hearts and Madmen: it encompasses a mariachi number, a tango-fired Astor Piazzolla operetta song, an Elvis Costello ballad, and a hauntingly moody rendition of Nick Drake's "River Man". » read more