Information

  • EVENT TYPE / Festival Club
  • WHEN / 28 Jan – 6 Feb
  • OPEN HOURS / 9.30pm – late
  • WHERE / The Coopers Malthouse
  • COST / FREE!

Mermaid's

The official Midsumma Festival Club

Information

  • EVENT TYPE / Festival Club
  • WHEN / 28 Jan – 6 Feb
  • OPEN HOURS / 9.30pm – late
  • WHERE / The Coopers Malthouse
  • COST / FREE!

Happy Hour Prices all Festival long! Show any Midsumma ticket to our bar staff for $5 beer and wine.

Cap off your night out for Midsumma at The Coopers Malthouse. Following evening performances of Meow Meow's Little Mermaid, The Coopers Malthouse Bar plays host to Mermaid's – the actual, official Midsumma Festival Club. Featuring a different submarine smorgasbord of cabaret and Festival guest spots each night.

From 9pm after Meow Meow’s Little Mermaid in the Merlyn Theatre.

PROGRAM 

Friday 5 February

Featuring

  • MC Tegan Higginbotham / (Holding The Man, The Project, Open Slather)
  • Josh Earl / Comedian and cake enthusiast, a festival favourite and star of ABC TV and Triple R Breakfast.
  • Jan van de Stool / Everyone’s favourite Dutch/Australian musical therapist, married to Peter, her husband and cousin.

Saturday 6 February

Featuring

  • MC Demi Lardner / Raw Comedy, Open Slather
  • Zoe K / Fresh from her recent recording in New Orleans, Zoe K is a welcomed dose of old school jazz, soul and blues. (ABC Female Vocalist of the Year 2009)
  • Will Hannagan / Cabaret star and emerging glam pop ICON

Past performers

Thursday 28 January

  • Multi-award-winning rock comedy rock cabaret singer-songwriter Geraldine Quinn (Spicks ‘n’ Specks, The Weekly).
  • Tina del Twist (Comedy Up Late ABC TV, La Soiree): the gin-soaked, velvet-draped lovechild of Dame Edna and Amy Winehouse. With guitar maestro Stephen Weir.

Friday 29 January

  • Meow Meow's Little Mermaid Opening Night after party!

Saturday 30 January

  • Lady Diamond
  • Granny Bingo with Maureen McGillicuddy and Edith Vale
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Friday 5 February
MC Tegan Higginbotham with Josh Earl & Jan van de Stool.

Saturday 6 February
MC Demi Lardner with Zoe K & Will Hannagan.

 

Mermaid's Opening Hours

9.30pm – late, Thursday 28 January
9.30pm – late, Friday 29 January
9.30pm – late, Saturday 30 January

9.30pm – late, Friday 5 February
9.30pm – late, Saturday 6 February

Specialty Bar Menu

Blue Lagoon cocktails / $12

Show any Midsumma Festival ticket to receive these Happy Hour specials:

Coopers schooners / $5
House white, red & sparkling wine / $5

Production partners and supporters

The Coopers Malthouse Bar is proud to play host as Midsumma's official festival club.