Jade Kops

Jade Kops I am an International Flight Attendant with a love of Cabaret, Musical Theatre, and Live Performing Arts in general. I try to see as many shows as I can, whether that be in my current home town of Sydney, other Australian cities or the International cities I visit with work. I am a graduate of the Cabaret Summer School 2012-Adelaide and have also been a Special Guest Critic for GlamAdelaide for the 2012 Adelaide Fringe Festival, specialising in Cabaret.


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BWW REVIEW: A Decade later, SHE RODE HORSES LIKE THE STOCK EXCHANGE Looks At A Different Side Of The Global Financial CrisisBWW REVIEW: A Decade later, SHE RODE HORSES LIKE THE STOCK EXCHANGE Looks At A Different Side Of The Global Financial Crisis
Posted: Nov. 3, 2017


BWW REVIEW: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Blends Beautiful Music With A Tryptych Of Scenes Of BITTERSWEET OBSESSIONS.BWW REVIEW: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Blends Beautiful Music With A Tryptych Of Scenes Of BITTERSWEET OBSESSIONS.
Posted: Oct. 29, 2017


BWW REVIEW: Current And Captivating, Bell Shakespeare's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE Shines A Spotlight On Racism And Hypocrisy.BWW REVIEW: Current And Captivating, Bell Shakespeare's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE Shines A Spotlight On Racism And Hypocrisy.
Posted: Oct. 28, 2017


BWW REVIEW: Andrew Upton's Contemporary Adaptation of Chekhov's THREE SISTERS Is Presented With Economy As It Seeks To Find A Modern RelatabilityBWW REVIEW: Andrew Upton's Contemporary Adaptation of Chekhov's THREE SISTERS Is Presented With Economy As It Seeks To Find A Modern Relatability
Posted: Nov. 12, 2017


BWW REVIEW: A WESTERNER'S GUIDE TO THE OPIUM WARS Explores One Young Woman's Search For Identity And Heritage With Heart And HumourBWW REVIEW: A WESTERNER'S GUIDE TO THE OPIUM WARS Explores One Young Woman's Search For Identity And Heritage With Heart And Humour
Posted: Oct. 29, 2017


BWW REVIEW: BEATLEMANIA ON TOUR Revives The Music Of The Famous British Band With Colour, Light, Archive Footage And An Uncanny Likeness Of SoundBWW REVIEW: BEATLEMANIA ON TOUR Revives The Music Of The Famous British Band With Colour, Light, Archive Footage And An Uncanny Likeness Of Sound
Posted: Oct. 24, 2017


BWW REVIEW: MARK VINCENT: SINGS MARIO LANZA & THE CLASSICSBWW REVIEW: MARK VINCENT: SINGS MARIO LANZA & THE CLASSICS
Posted: Nov. 11, 2017


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BWW REVIEW: Questions Abound As To The Validity Of Australia's HELPMANN AWARDS As the Nominations for 2017 Are AnnouncedBWW REVIEW: Questions Abound As To The Validity Of Australia's HELPMANN AWARDS As the Nominations for 2017 Are Announced
Posted: Jun. 20, 2017


BWW Sydney Interview: Michael Ball And Alfie Boe Ahead of Their Australian TOGETHER Concert TourBWW Sydney Interview: Michael Ball And Alfie Boe Ahead of Their Australian TOGETHER Concert Tour
Posted: Jul. 25, 2017


BWW REVIEW: Heart-warming And Hilarious, MURIEL'S WEDDING THE MUSICAL Is A Brilliant New Australian Musical That Must Not Be MissedBWW REVIEW: Heart-warming And Hilarious, MURIEL'S WEDDING THE MUSICAL Is A Brilliant New Australian Musical That Must Not Be Missed
November 20, 2017

MURIEL'S WEDDING THE MUSICAL, the much anticipated musical theatre adaptation of PJ Hogan's iconic movie from 1994, is absolutely wonderful, capturing the heart and soul of its inspiration with an added depth and incredible new music by Kate Miller-Heidke and Keir Nuttall.

BWW REVIEW: A Hilarious Glimpse At Small Town Planning And Politics Plays Out In AUSTRALIA DAYBWW REVIEW: A Hilarious Glimpse At Small Town Planning And Politics Plays Out In AUSTRALIA DAY
November 18, 2017

The thoughts many think but will not share due to political correctness are given a voice with heart and humour in Jonathan Biggins' satirical look at small town society in AUSTRALIA DAY.

BWW REVIEW: Competitiveness And Consumerism Challenges The Real Meaning Of Christmas In Mary Rachel Brown's SILENT NIGHTBWW REVIEW: Competitiveness And Consumerism Challenges The Real Meaning Of Christmas In Mary Rachel Brown's SILENT NIGHT
November 16, 2017

As society has moved further and further away from the real meaning of Christmas, Mary Rachel Brown's new Australian play SILENT NIGHT is a shamelessly absurd expression of the worst of a time that was supposed to be about family, love and goodwill to all

BWW REVIEW: Andrew Upton's Contemporary Adaptation of Chekhov's THREE SISTERS Is Presented With Economy As It Seeks To Find A Modern RelatabilityBWW REVIEW: Andrew Upton's Contemporary Adaptation of Chekhov's THREE SISTERS Is Presented With Economy As It Seeks To Find A Modern Relatability
November 12, 2017

Sydney Theatre Company brings Anton Chekhov's much-loved tragi-comedy back to the mainstage with Andrew Upton's adaptation of THREE SISTERS, directed by Kip Williams.

BWW REVIEW: MARK VINCENT: SINGS MARIO LANZA & THE CLASSICSBWW REVIEW: MARK VINCENT: SINGS MARIO LANZA & THE CLASSICS
November 11, 2017

Mark Vincent gives his fans a live performance of his most recent CD A Tribute To Mario Lanza with a 2 hour concert of MARK VINCENT: SINGS MARIO LANZA & THE CLASSICS

BWW REVIEW: The Limits Of Forgiveness Are Challenged In New Australian Short Play PAPER DOLLBWW REVIEW: The Limits Of Forgiveness Are Challenged In New Australian Short Play PAPER DOLL
November 7, 2017

Captivating and heartbreaking, Katy Warner's new short play PAPER DOLL challenges the audience to consider how and if would forgive when faced with betrayal of trust

BWW REVIEW: Finding Inspiration In Reality, Lally Katz Takes The Audience On Her Journey to ATLANTISBWW REVIEW: Finding Inspiration In Reality, Lally Katz Takes The Audience On Her Journey to ATLANTIS
November 7, 2017

In a world premiere, acclaimed playwright Lally Katz takes the audience on her entertaining, and at times bizarre, journey of self-discovery in her autobiographical five hander ATLANTIS.

BWW REVIEW: Shocking And Somehow Justified Stories Come To Life In Dan Giovannoni's Stage Adaptation Of Christos Tsiolkas' MERCILESS GODSBWW REVIEW: Shocking And Somehow Justified Stories Come To Life In Dan Giovannoni's Stage Adaptation Of Christos Tsiolkas' MERCILESS GODS
November 5, 2017

The horrific truth of humanity is captured with confronting nonjudgmental clarity in Dan Giovannoni's adaptation of Christos Tsiolkas' MERCILESS GODS

BWW REVIEW: A Decade later, SHE RODE HORSES LIKE THE STOCK EXCHANGE Looks At A Different Side Of The Global Financial CrisisBWW REVIEW: A Decade later, SHE RODE HORSES LIKE THE STOCK EXCHANGE Looks At A Different Side Of The Global Financial Crisis
November 3, 2017

Whilst Australia was relatively protected from the worst of the Global Financial Crisis fallout, for those that did feel it, SHE RODE HORSES LIKE THE STOCK EXCHANGE is a pithy and poignant tragi-comedy.

BWW REVIEW: A WESTERNER'S GUIDE TO THE OPIUM WARS Explores One Young Woman's Search For Identity And Heritage With Heart And HumourBWW REVIEW: A WESTERNER'S GUIDE TO THE OPIUM WARS Explores One Young Woman's Search For Identity And Heritage With Heart And Humour
October 29, 2017

Personal heritage and political history is explored in Tabitha Woo's (writer and performer) one-woman expression of discovering her identity in A WESTERNER'S GUIDE TO THE OPIUM WARS.

BWW REVIEW: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Blends Beautiful Music With A Tryptych Of Scenes Of BITTERSWEET OBSESSIONS.BWW REVIEW: Australian Brandenburg Orchestra Blends Beautiful Music With A Tryptych Of Scenes Of BITTERSWEET OBSESSIONS.
October 29, 2017

Three scenes of poignant passion play out in Australian Brandenburg Orchestra's (ABO) new staged concert BITTERSWEET OBSESSIONS

BWW REVIEW: Current And Captivating, Bell Shakespeare's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE Shines A Spotlight On Racism And Hypocrisy.BWW REVIEW: Current And Captivating, Bell Shakespeare's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE Shines A Spotlight On Racism And Hypocrisy.
October 28, 2017

Reinterpreting William Shakespeare's 16th Century classic for a modern generation that seeks tolerance and acceptance, Anne-Louise Sarks (Director) presents a more balanced portrayal of THE MERCHANT OF VENICE.

BWW REVIEW: BEATLEMANIA ON TOUR Revives The Music Of The Famous British Band With Colour, Light, Archive Footage And An Uncanny Likeness Of SoundBWW REVIEW: BEATLEMANIA ON TOUR Revives The Music Of The Famous British Band With Colour, Light, Archive Footage And An Uncanny Likeness Of Sound
October 24, 2017

All Australian tribute band BEATLEMANIA ON TOUR delighted Sydney fans of the British Rock Pop icons in a two hour concert covering the band's significant moments.

BWW REVIEW: A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Is A Window Into A Not So Distant Past And Some Unfortunately Still Current IdeasBWW REVIEW: A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE Is A Window Into A Not So Distant Past And Some Unfortunately Still Current Ideas
October 23, 2017

Arthur Miller's award winning play A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE is presented with confronting intimacy as honour and respect comes up against lust and jealousy in a display of misguided justice as cultures collide.

BWW REVIEW:  Cirque Du Soleil Brings The Beauty And Magic Of Pandora To Life In TORUK: THE FIRST FLIGHTBWW REVIEW: Cirque Du Soleil Brings The Beauty And Magic Of Pandora To Life In TORUK: THE FIRST FLIGHT
October 22, 2017

Acclaimed Canadian circus troupe Cirque du Soleil brings James Cameron's world of Pandora to life with their Arena spectacular TORUK: THE FIRST FLIGHT.

BWW REVIEW: Highlighting The Power Of The Pencil, Particularly Through Images, NO END OF BLAME Challenges The Audience To See Art As More Than EntertainmentBWW REVIEW: Highlighting The Power Of The Pencil, Particularly Through Images, NO END OF BLAME Challenges The Audience To See Art As More Than Entertainment
October 21, 2017

In a world where artists and media are censored, sometimes terminally, Howard Barker's NO END OF BLAME challenges the audience to consider the power of art.

BWW REVIEW:  The Shine Of Television Evangelism Is Dulled In The Latest Incarnation Of MIRACLE CITYBWW REVIEW: The Shine Of Television Evangelism Is Dulled In The Latest Incarnation Of MIRACLE CITY
October 19, 2017

Director Darren Yap and Musical Director and composer Max Lambert reunite to present a new interpretation of MIRACLE CITY at Sydney Opera House.

BWW REVIEW: West End's Best, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, Capture Hearts With The Whirlwind Australian TOGETHER TourBWW REVIEW: West End's Best, Michael Ball and Alfie Boe, Capture Hearts With The Whirlwind Australian TOGETHER Tour
October 12, 2017

Following on from a double-platinum selling Christmas #1 UK album of duets, TOGETHER, and a sold-out tour of the UK, British musical theatre heartbreakers Michael Ball and Alfie Boe bring their brand of star quality 'Down Under' to the delight of fans.

Photo Flash: Michael Ball and Alfie Boe -Australian TOGETHER Concert Tour Opens In BrisbanePhoto Flash: Michael Ball and Alfie Boe -Australian TOGETHER Concert Tour Opens In Brisbane
October 6, 2017

Photo Flash: Michael Ball and Alfie Boe -Australian TOGETHER Concert Tour Opens In Brisbane

BWW REVIEW: The Earth Moved For The Australian Premiere of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL At Sydney's Lyric TheatreBWW REVIEW: The Earth Moved For The Australian Premiere of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL At Sydney's Lyric Theatre
September 25, 2017

The all Australian cast of BEAUTIFUL: THE CAROLE KING MUSICAL, led by the outstanding Esther Hannaford as Carole King, recreate the original production that has been seen on Broadway and the West End, infusing an energy and lightness to the incredibly beautiful and brilliant expression of the true story of Carole King and her closest friends.



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