Stories from Kings Cross
Beautifully crafted songs supported by true stories and anecdotes at times hysterically funny telling the story of the fabric of the Cross in all its glory the good the bad and the bizarre. The songs connect people to these brilliant characters from the past, the camaraderie and family spirit of the Cross, which helped people to survive, from stories handed down by famiy and friends who livedand worked in Kings cross during the 70's.
With original photographs, artwork and of course the anecdotes, this show brings alive the characters, the electric vibe of Kings Cross, and gives the audience a peek into this iconic time and place in our Australian history.
A glimpse into another time and place, through music and story telling and song. Bring along your curiosity and interest.
Presented by: Mason Hope
Multi award winning artist Mason Hope has been noted as a striking vocalist with a strong songwriting talent. Mason has been widely acknowledged playing at festivals such as Bluesfest, Horizon, Norfolk Island, and Gympie Muster and Horizon Festival. His latest release is a cool soul groove called “Paradise Girls” Paradise Girls is accompanied by a stunning video, which pays historical homage to Kings Cross in its heyday.
Masons has achieved success with his original songs, making it to the Apra song of the year list topping Am rap charts and iTunes and apple music playlists, his latest video debuting on Foxtel. Masons show ‘Stories from Kings Cross’ showcases his latest body of song writing talents and ability to connect with his audience through storytelling.