Soprano and Tenor powerhouse legends of Musical Theatre & Opera, Marina Prior & David Hobson perform their hit production ‘The 2 Of Us’ in an up close and personal mode.
Accompanied by renowned pianist David Cameron, in a two-hour intimate performance, Marina and David will perform their classics from productions such as The Phantom of The Opera, Les Miserables, West Side Story, Guys and Dolls, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and La Boheme, to name but a few, as well as favourites from their award-winning albums.
“It’s great that we have the opportunity to take the show to the people, in areas around the country, that we may not have otherwise been able to get to with some of the bigger productions we perform in’ says Marina. ‘With the Up Close & Personal show, its like you’re in our living room and we’re in yours, singing both yours and our favourite songs with a few funny career stories thrown in’, says David.
David Hobson is one of Australia’s best-known operatic tenors having sung many roles for Opera Australia, performed lead roles in musical theatre, sung for the Queen, featured at the AFL Grand Final, Carols by Candlelight (also Marina), Spicks and Specks, Dancing with the Stars, It Takes Two and a TV presenter.
Marina Prior is regarded as Australia’s leading lady of musical theatre, with over 27 major productions including Cats, Phantom of the Opera, Pirates of Penzance but to name a few. Marina was inducted into Australia’s 100 Entertainers of the Century (2006).