Slapdash Song Night! is your delicious tasting plate of music, musicals, cabaret, musical comedy, and more from all around Sydney, Australia. Cut loose with your host, Keira Daley, for some toe-tapping, head-bopping, rollicking variety night mayhem. Warning: Dangerously catchy. Find out more…

#6 Songs for the Uncool – part 2

This is part 2 of our first annual (Montgomery Burns?) “Songs for the Uncool” celebration. We delve even further into obsession and ineptitude with our fabulous guests, and emerge dorktastic but triumphant. Features Lady Sings It Better, Hilary Cole, Sea Salt-N-Cracked Pepa, and more!

#5 Songs for the Uncool – part 1

Slapdash Song Night! is back and will now be available for your earholes fortnightly! Enjoy part 1 of our super-fun “Songs for the Uncool” episode, recorded June 1st 2014, packed with singy-singing nerds, dorks and dweebs!
01:32 Opening number
05:23 Opening spiel
08:36 Sugar & Vice
19:48 Helen Perris
25:16 Pontus Aleryd & Bridget Keating (with Lauren Kenyon and Steven Kreamer)
40:40 Cover Me, Bro!

LadyNerd and Slapdash to appear at FRINGE WORLD 2015!

Hurrah! I can finally tell you the awesome news that I’m heading back to the wild west! And piano nerd Mark Chamberlain is venturing with me, the ever-trusty musical sidekick/mandatory eye candy that he is. We’re flying over to perform Keira Daley: LadyNerd and what I’m egomaniacally naming Keira Daley’s Slapdash Song Night! (so they appear side-by-side in the Read more…

Deadlines = Lifelines

“The show doesn’t go on because it’s ready – it goes on because it’s 11.30.” – Lorne Michaels, via Tina Fey in Bossypants How do you become excellent as an artist?  Is it about freedom to fail?  Is it about pure, reflective practice or constant feedback?  Is it about trying new things regularly or doing the same Read more…

Slapdash moves house

It’s not the sort of thing you expect to happen when you go to work. Sure, maybe your job is in itself unpredictable – maybe it’s someone’s birthday and you’ll have mudcake, maybe shit will hit the fan in accounts, maybe you’ll get sacked for reading blogs on the company dime. But one thing you probably Read more…