SPRUKE Festival News

SPRUKE 2019 Headline Acts

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It’s with much excitement that SPRUKE Brisbane’s Ukulele Festival announces a sensational line-up of international and nationally acclaimed acts as the three day event prepares to take over Sunnybank Performing Arts Complex. Our special guest is YouTube sensation and modern-day jazz ukulele diva from San Francisco, California, Cynthia Lin. Cynthia performs at the Spruketacular concert on Saturday 14 September in the SunPAC Theatre.  Joining her is Gypsy Rumble and Adelaide fringe favourites Ukulele Death Squad.[…]

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SPRUKE Festival Director enjoys the sun at South Bank

A Poem- The Headline Acts for SPRUKE

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Max Borchardt, SPRUKE 2017 Festival Director, and our resident wordsmith has penned this parody poem in honour of our big announcements this week. If you’ve never heard of a parodies before they are comedic imitations of someone else’s work, usually paying respect to them.  We know parody is the sincerest form of flattery so enjoy Max’s poem inspired by Henry Lawsons’ Captain of the Push…. and stay tuned there’s more parody news to come. The Headline Acts for SPRUKE[…]

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Aldrine Guerrero and Aaron Nakamura

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The Festival Committee is absolutely thrilled to announce Aldrine Guerrero and Aaron Nakamura will headline SPRUKE 2015. Guerrero has travelled the world teaching, playing and performing with his ukulele. However this is his first time in Australia. Joining Guerrero for Brisbane City Sounds performances and a series of festival workshops and concert performances will be his Ukulele Underground partner, Aaron Nakamura. Aldrine is the head instructor at Ukulele Underground. With over a million hits each month, Ukulele[…]

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