Adelaide Festival Centre

Libby O’Donovan Sister Elizabeth

AUS | World Premiere | Cabaret Icon Award Winner Libby O’Donovan is a nun. After a rebellious act involving prefixes, and a joke played on a humourless institution, she is Sister…

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Event Starts

Jun 10, 2022

Event Ends

Jun 12, 2022


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Adelaide Festival Centre, King William St, Adelaide SA 5000

Throughout O’Donovan’s life, nuns have been a source of constant fascination. From solving a problem like Maria, to the first Australian gold record ever by Sister Janet Mead, O’Donovan explores the famous nuns of film, TV & pop culture. 

With her trademark soaring voice, supported by the Yankalilla Miracles, O’Donovan will bless you with a divine show of songs, stories, and special guests.

O’Donovan is not only a singer of the highest calibre, she is also goodhumoured, irreverent and utterly charming and engaging.The Clothesline

Photo credit: Claudio Raschella 

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