Libby O’Donovan is a “powerful and sassy performer” (SMH), renowned for her nuanced interpretations and extraordinary voice. She is a critically acclaimed Jazz and Cabaret performer and an award-winning Musical Director. This summer you’ll find Libby performing beachside at no other than idyllic Norfolk Island.
Adding Norfolk Island to her long list Libby has entertained audiences worldwide with her unique talents, performing in New York, Tokyo and Toronto and Australia-wide. Highly regarded as a solo artist, Libby has performed seasons for the Adelaide Festival of Arts, Edinburgh Fringe, Sydney Spring Festival, Perth International Arts Festival, the International Jazz Educators Convention, Adelaide Cabaret Festival (including working with Broadway composers Jason Robert-Brown and Andrew Lippa), Melbourne Fringe, Adelaide Fringe, Feast Festival, and the Wangaratta Jazz Festival.
December will be Libby’s second visit to Norfolk Island, recently accompanying Beccy Cole last May you could say Norfolk Island has got under Libby’s skin. Only two hours flight from Australia, Norfolk Island is like travelling to another world, with a relaxed island vibe the people are friendly and the island is remarkably stunning.
Libby will appear as a special guest performer joining the festival line-up Evelyn Duprai, Sussurro, Dr Don’s Double Dose, Norfolk Island’s own Rick Robertson, and Down South Jazz Quartet.
“Libby O’Donovan, impressive as always, is engaging, cheeky and unquestionably one of the hardest working singers in Australia. Her richness of vocal range and emotion-filled song interpretations are captivating and instantly engaging” Rip It Up
Contact The Travel Centre Norfolk Island for more information regarding her specially escorted tour 7 night packages start from $1919 per person twin share ex Brisbane and $1959 per person twin share ex Sydney. Prices include return airfare (seat + bag) to Norfolk Island, airline taxes, meet & greet at the airport, 7 night’s twin share hotel style accommodation, return airport transfers on Norfolk Island, 7 days car hire (hire car surcharge $20 per day plus petrol extra), Devonshire tea on arrival, Daily continental breakfasts, Welcome dinner with Libby O’Donovan, Half day island orientation tour with Libby O’Donovan, Farewell dinner with Libby O’Donovan, Jazz festival pack including entry to 5 concerts (2 including dinner and 2 including lunch), souvenir program, Norfolk Island Jazzes it Up polo shirt, cap and gift bag, Free wireless internet in Paradise Hotel lobby, Islander fruit cocktail on arrival, Sunset cocktails & canapés on Monday at Paradise Hotel, All day tea & coffee station at Paradise Hotel, Free daily shuttle to & from Burntpine shopping precinct, discount shopping card, complimentary mini-golf and complimentary ‘A Walk in the Wild’. Competitive add-on fares from Melbourne, Adelaide and Perth available.
Norfolk Island Travel Centre
Norfolk Island Travel Centre is an award winning travel agency that specialises in quality, personalised travel. Norfolk has a unique beauty of its own, with its renowned tall majestic pines, sheer cliff faces, coral reefs and beautiful beaches. Almost one third of the island is devoted to National Parks and Reserves. But Norfolk Island is far more than a picturesque island in the South Pacific, it is paradise with a past. What was once a convicts’ nightmare is now the tranquil home of the descendants from the Mutiny on the Bounty, who have their own unique culture and their own language. There is much to see and do on Norfolk Island: fascinating historic tours, see Kingston which is a World Heritage Listed area,outdoor re-enactments of the Bounty Mutiny (with parts played by actual descendants of Fletcher Christian), ‘Light and Sound’ shows, eco-tours, glass bottom boat coral reef trips, swimming, snorkeling, fishing, dining out in the numerous fine restaurants, bush walking, scenic horse riding, golf on what has been called the world’s most beautiful golf course, bowls, tennis, and squash. Take advantage of Norfolk's tax-free shopping or perhaps simply take some time out to relax and enjoy Norfolk's peaceful existence.
Rebecca Christian, Norfolk Island Travel Centre
P: AU 1800 1400 66 or NZ 0800 0088 10