Scene News: You’re Invited to UNINVITED: THE SONGS OF ALANIS MORISSETTE AUSTRALIAN TOUR 2021

CELEBRATING THE MUSIC OF THE GRAMMY AWARD WINNER PERFORMED BY KATIE WESTON

UNINVITED celebrates the music of Grammy Award winning artist, Alanis Morissette in an unforgettable live show. The tour kicks off in Melbourne on July 9th before embarking on a 15-date tour across metro and regional Australia throughout 2021.

Melbourne vocalist and musician Katie Weston will take audiences on a musical journey as she reminds us why Alanis Morissette has been one of the most influential singer-songwriter musicians of a generation. Katie will perform songs from the global phenomenon 1995 album ‘Jagged Little Pill’ complemented with standout songs from her second consecutive number one album and, at the time, the fastest-selling album by a female artist in the United States “Supposed Former Infatuation Junkie”.

Fans of Alanis Morissette will be transported back to 1995 as Katie Weston and her live band perform classics including: ‘Ironic’, ‘You Oughta Know’, ‘Hand In My Pocket’,Thank U’, ‘Joining You’, ‘You Learn’ and the Grammy Award winning single from the film City Of Angels, ‘Uninvited’.

UNINVITED is musically directed by Jonathan Skovron (guitar/backing vocals) featuring a sixpiece live band with some of Australia’s best musicians; Paul Haymes (drums/percussion), Ben Cripps (bass guitar), Kathleen Halloran (guitar), Alex Burkoy (guitar/violin) and Mezz Coleman (keyboard/backing vocals).

Katie Weston is an acclaimed singer, actor, musician, composer, and arts creative. She has a Master’s Degree in Contemporary Voice and is an in-demand live vocalist and keyboardist, performing onstage and in studio across Australia and internationally. She is also a two-time award-winning lead Actress for the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria. Katie first performed ‘Uninvited’ in 2019 in Melbourne, and it is her love of Alanis’ deeply inspired lyrics and storytelling that has made her want to share this show with the rest of Australia.

Audiences will experience a night like no other, great live music and a chance to reminisce over some of the most iconic songs from the 90’s performed by Katie Weston and her incredible all-star band. Presented by The Marrollo Project, UNINVITED, a concert celebrating the music of Alanis Morissette is a show no fan will want to miss.

UNINVITED: THE SONGS OF ALANIS MORISSETTE FROM JULY 9TH, 2021

TICKETS ON SALE NOW – FOR ALL TICKETING INFORMATION HEAD TO WWW.UNINVITEDTOUR.COM.AU

FRIDAY JULY 9THTHE PRINCE BANDROOM, MELBOURNE

SATURDAY JULY 10THCUBE 37 FRANKSTON PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, FRANKSTON

SATURDAY JULY 17TH LIGHTHOUSE THEATRE, WARRNAMBOOL

SATURDAY AUGUST 7THPLAYHOUSE THEATRE, HOBART

SATURDAY AUGUST 21STLENNOX THEATRE, RIVERSIDE PARRAMATTA

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 3RDARKABA HOTEL, ADELAIDE

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 23RDDUBBO REGIONAL THEATRE, DUBBO

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 24TH ILLAWARRA PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, WOLLONGONG

(TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY MAY 21ST)

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 25THCIVIC THEATRE, WAGGA WAGGA

WEDNESDAY SEPTEMBER 29THPLAYHOUSE THEATRE, NEWCASTLE

THURSDAY SEPTEMBER 30THTHE TIVOLI, BRISBANE

SATURDAY OCTOBER 2NDARMITAGE CENTRE, EMPIRE THEATRE, TOOWOOMBA

THURSDAY OCTOBER 7THTHE ART HOUSE, WYONG

FRIDAY OCTOBER 8THTHE STUDIO, DARWIN ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE, DARWIN SATURDAY OCTOBER 9THARALUEN ARTS CENTRE, ALICE SPRINGS

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More about Katie Weston and Jonathan Skovron:

KATIE WESTON – LEAD VOCALIST

Katie Weston is a singer, actor, musician, composer, music director and teacher. Weston is a two-time award-winning Lead Actress for the Music Theatre Guild of Victoria, having most recently starred as Lindsay in the world premiere of new Australian film “Suddenly: A Short New Musical”, part of the official selection for the Montreal Film Festival. Katie has also worked with the Melbourne Theatre Company (MTC), starred as Cathy in “The Last 5 Years” (2017) and recently as Natasha in “Iron Chin: The Hustle” short film. She is also a Green Room Award nominated Musical Director for her work on the hugely successful “Legally Blonde” (2019). Weston fronted her powerhouse band with the mesmerising self-produced “Uninvited: The Songs of Alanis Morissette” after her sell-out performance at Chapel Off Chapel in 2019. Weston is also an acclaimed musical theatre composer, having released original musicals: “Sugartown” (2015) and songs from the widely successful “Falling Forward” (2019). She is currently composing an exciting new Australian musical collaboration to be announced later this year. Weston is a sought after live vocalist and keyboard player, fronting international corporate bands The Baker Boys, The White Tree and her own Katie Weston Band. Katie released her original pop-rock EP “Say The Word” in 2011 with single “I’ve Been Waiting”.

Katie’s other notable theatre credits include: “Vivid White” Principal Swing (MTC), “Jesus Christ

Superstar” Mary Magdalene (CLOC), “Chicago” Roxie Hart (WMTC), and “RENT” Maureen

(Whitehorse). Weston holds a Masters Degree in Contemporary Voice (Melbourne University, MCM), Bachelor’s Degree in Music Composition (VCA), Adv.Dip of Jazz Music Performance (NMIT) and a Post Graduate Diploma in Teaching (La Trobe). Katie is the Head of Music at Leibler Yavneh College during daylight hours. She is proudly represented by Ian White Management.

JONATHAN SKOVRON – MUSICAL DIRECTOR

Jonathan Skovron is a guitarist, singer, composer, arranger, pianist, violinist, musical director and music teacher who has worked extensively in various genres and in different musical capacities.

During his career as a performing musician he has performed, recorded and toured with an enormous array of artists from across the genre spectrum including Christine Anu, Lior, Deborah Conway, Rebecca Barnard, Paul Kelly and many more, as well as performing and touring in professional Musical Theatre engagements with the likes of the Melbourne Theatre Company.

At age 20, Skovron and his now-wife Rebecca founded Octave Theatre, co-producing eight full-scale musical productions over six years, at Chapel off Chapel and other notable Melbourne theatres. Across his career as a musical director, he has been nominated many times at the Victorian Music Theatre Guild awards for Best Musical Director.

Skovron has also been active as a composer and original artist. His debut solo EP, “In the Land”, was released in 2012, whilst in 2014, his original song You, Me and the Sea was shortlisted in the top 50 songs for APRA’s prestigious Vanda and Young song contest. His current original project, the Jonathan Skovron Trio, performs regularly at Melbourne’s jazz clubs, and is currently working towards the release of its debut album.

After a decade-long stint as Head of Music at Leibler Yavneh College, Skovron is now enjoying teaching engagements at Monash University and Wantirna College. When he’s not on the stage, in the studio or in the classroom, he’s usually hanging out with his many wonderful housemates: wife Rebecca, daughters Clara and Lennon, son Zephyr and dogs Cassie and Lucy.

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