Sunset Sessions

Celebrate summer with us!

This summer we’re offering a program of free live music for everyone to enjoy – Sunset Sessions.

Featuring some of Adelaide’s finest musicians, come and listen to live local music and watch the sun set over the River Torrens. Performances will take place at the Riverdeck (adjacent the Dunstan Playhouse Foyer) and the Northern Promenade (adjacent the Festival Theatre entrance). For event location please click here.

Coming to Rocky Horror Show or Club Swizzle? Come early and relax with a drink before the show at our new Star Kitchen & Bar.

Coming up

Thursday 28 December, 6pm–7.30pm
Eric Santucci
Riverdeck (near Dunstan Playhouse Foyer)

Not only an outstanding vocalist and trumpet player, but also a superb guitar player, Eric 'Tooch' Santucci is an Adelaide-born musician with an ambition to become a household name.

https://www.ericsantuccimusic.com
https://www.facebook.com/ericsantuccimusic/

Friday 5 January, 6pm–7.30pm
Alana Jagt Trio
Northern Promenade (near Festival Theatre entrance)

A soaring, old soul voice that is at once captivating and distinctive, Alana engages her audience with haunting melody lines and heartfelt performance.

https://www.facebook.com/alanajagtmusic

Saturday 6 January, 6pm–7.30pm
Nikko & Snooks
Northern Promenade (near Festival Theatre entrance)

Nikko Kipridis (vocal, guitar) and Snooks La Vie (vocal, harp) are an acoustic duo with a rollicking, bare-bones, no-frills country-blues sound.

https://facebook.com/NikkoandSnooks/

Saturday 20 January, 6.20pm–7.50pm
Eric Santucci
Northern Promenade (near Festival Theatre entrance)

Not only an outstanding vocalist and trumpet player, but also a superb guitar player, Eric 'Tooch' Santucci is an Adelaide-born musician with an ambition to become a household name.

https://www.ericsantuccimusic.com
https://www.facebook.com/ericsantuccimusic/

Thursday 1 February, 6.20pm–7.50pm
Kelly Menhennett
Northern Promenade (near Festival Theatre entrance)

Riverland born and bred, Kelly Menhennett is an ex-winemaking national award-winning soul/roots/alt-country singer songwriter. 

https://www.kellymenhennett.com
https://www.facebook.com/kellymenhennett

Friday 2 February, 6.20pm–7.50pm (previously 27 January, but changed due to heat)
Cosmo Thundercat
Northern Promenade (near Festival Theatre entrance)

Cosmo Thundercat create music with a raw and honest personality, creating music with a captivating and emotive landscape.

https://www.facebook.com/cosmothundercat

Friday 9 February, 6.20pm–7.50pm
Ryan Martin John
Star Kitchen and Bar (near Festival Theatre entrance)

Adelaide based singer-songwriter, Ryan Martin John plays dreamy indie folk songs that blur the lines between storytelling and the sentimental.

https://www.facebook.com/ryanmartinjohnmusic

Saturday 10 February, 5.50pm–7.20pm
Sitara
Riverdeck (near Dunstan Playhouse Foyer) 

Sisters Erin & Tess Fowler have taken a lifetime of shared experience to create music that resonates with haunting emotion and honesty.

https://www.sitaramusic.com.au
https://www.facebook.com/sitarasound

Thursday 15 February, 6.20pm–7.20pm
Sitara
Northern Promenade (near Festival Theatre entrance)

Sisters Erin & Tess Fowler have taken a lifetime of shared experience to create music that resonates with haunting emotion and honesty.

https://www.sitaramusic.com.au
https://www.facebook.com/sitarasound

Friday 16 February, 6.20pm–7.20pm
Alison Coppe
Northern Promenade (near Festival Theatre entrance)

Alison Coppe is a singer-songwriter and poet from Adelaide, South Australia. In 2017, she released her first single 'Back to Your Door' with her band The Janes.

https://www.facebook.com/AlisonCoppe