Comfort Food Cabaret

She sings, she cooks and now Australia's singing cook is set to return to Edinburgh with her award-winning musical food sensation, Comfort Food Cabaret.

Direct from acclaimed performances at Copenhagen’s three Michelin star restaurant Geranium, Australia House in London, the Edinburgh Fringe, Tasting Australia, Adelaide Fringe and the Melbourne Food and Wine Festival, guests will be wined and dined and delighted by Michelle's warm hospitality, hilarious storytelling, indulgent cooking and stunning vocals.

Diners will be serenaded by the soulful songstress as she creates a delicious three course menu celebrating comfort food accompanied by the perfect playlist of jazz, rock and pop tunes.

Don't miss this unique 'dinner and show' experience.

"Michelle invites you into her scrumptious world and you don't want the night to end" (Broadway World)

"Pearson gives Nigella Lawson a run for her money, sensual and pitch perfect, with a belt to envy." (Stage Whispers)

"This is one dinner party invitation you shouldn't turn down." Simon Wilkinson, (The Advertiser)

This show includes a meal. If you have special diet requirements, please let us know here.

The Performer

Michelle Pearson

Michelle Pearson is a distinguished and multi award-winning cabaret performer, entertainer and vocalist who also doubles as a cook, caterer and events manager.

Well known for her powerful and soulful sound, moving interpretations of songs and warmth and honesty in performance, cabaret is where Michelle feels most at home.

Born and living in South Australia, Michelle is well known for her hit food and music sensations, Comfort Food Cabaret and Just Desserts which weave together cabaret, storytelling, live music, cooking and eating. Before delving into the cooking world, Michelle created and performed the widely acclaimed Australian rock hit, Michelle and The Gentlemen's Club at various fringe festivals and throughout regional South Australia.

Michelle regularly performs at exclusive corporate and community events as a feature artist, hosts musical dinner parties where she combines her love of cooking, cabaret with live music and plays weddings and private celebrations with the Heyday Band.


Awards and nominations

Winner: Best Cabaret (Professional) - SA Theatre Guide Awards 2017 - for Comfort Food Cabaret
Recipient: Made in Adelaide Award - Adelaide Fringe 2019 - Just Desserts
Winner: Best Cabaret Award - Adelaide Fringe Festival 2019 - Just Desserts


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