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Dancing in the Shadows of Motown

presented by Craig Bodinnar

Byron Theatre
69 Jonson Street, Byron Bay, 2481

To book wheelchair accessible seating contact the Theatre Box Office: Email: [email protected] 
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are coming back to the Byron Theatre

Celebrate your holidays and THE ANNIVERSARY OF MOTOWN & don’t miss this 10 Piece Powerhouse band band featuring internationally renowned singers and musicians who faithfully recreate the dynamic live performances of:
The Temptations, Stevie Wonder, The Supremes, Marvin Gaye, Martha and The Vandellas,  The Four Tops, Fontella Bass, The Jackson Five, Junior Walker and many more MOTOWN Legends.

This amazing uplifting show presents classic hits including:
Reach OutStop In The Name Of LoveAin’t Too Proud To BegHeatwaveGet readyI Heard It Through the GrapevineDancing in The StreetsUptightSigned Sealed DeliveredYou keep Me Hanging On, You Can’t Hurry LoveAin’t No Mountain High EnoughStanding On Shakey GroundMy Girl
and many more.

$1 for each ticket sold will go to Friends of the Koala

The dynamic “all-singing all-dancing” band has sold out at many major venues including the iconic Sydney Opera House StudioWenty Leagues ClubThe Basement, Lizottes, The Harmonie German Club CanberraThe Juniors KingsfordCentro CBD WollongongThe Byron Theatre, and many more.

The band wowed crowds at the Thredbo Blues Festival in January 2019 so much that they were booked to return in 2020 to headline at the highly acclaimed music festival.

Watch the show videos and listen to the Live Recorded Album  on the show’s website:



Patou Powell: Vocals  – ARIA Winner, sang with Kylie Minogue, Melbourne Ska Orchestra, etc.

Franchesca Appolis – Sang with The Starlettes, Harlem Knights, Marvin Gaye Experience etc.

Kimi Tupaea: Vocals– Doobies/ Eagles show, Barry Leef Band etc.

Veena Rao – Vocals: DIG, Starlettes, Roachford, and Soul II Soul

Matt Roberts: Guitar/Vocals – International Blues Challenge Memphis 2016, Jeff Duff, Kate Lush Band

Jason Bruer: Sax – Jools Holland Band, Sting, BB King, Madness, Martha & The Vandellas

Josh Sinclair : Trumpet –  Plays with James Morrison, Cat Empire, Ash Grunwald, Gotye etc.

Craig Bodinnar: Producer/Bass – The Aretha Franklin Songbook, The Stevie Ray Vaughan Celebration

Glen Muirhead: Keyboards – played with The Eurogliders, Ian Moss, Wendy Matherws, James Reyne etc

Andy Byrnes: Drums – The Aretha Franklin Songbook, Psycho Zydeco, Loonaloopa

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