the cabaret

Meet cast & crew

My Other Closet: the cabaret

the cast & crew

Each individual involved int this production bring industry experience, and either their own experience of domestic violence or experience in supporting a friend or loved one.This personal passion and sensitivity for the subject is vital in making this a truly successful production.

Russell Vickery

Rusty brings his experience of 12 years as a freelance vocal artist, performing for clubs, pubs, and major LGBTIQ events, as well as his personal experience with domestic violence and 3 years sharing that with this production to his role as Lead Performer.

Daryl Wallis

"Dazzla" (as lovingly referred to by the rest of the cast and crew) is an accomplished composer, keyboard musician, vocal coach and musical director. He has been involved in a large number and large variety of Australian and international musical productions spanning theatre, film, TV, and most notably cabarets for decades. He brings all this experience to the role of Musical Director.

Matthew Parsons

Matt brings industry experience of 8 years producing various LGBTIQ performing arts events, his own personal experience with domestic violence in a same sex relationship, and his professional role as a Research to Practice Officer
specialising in LGBTIQ domestic and family violence at Latrobe University's Australian Research Centre in Sex Health and Society (ARCSHS) to the role of Producer/Director.