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SPOTLiGHT ON INTERMISSiON – COCKTAiL HOUR
20 May

Did somebody say cocktail?
While theatres remain closed, we have teamed up with @CocktailsForMums to bring you intermission cocktails to enjoy with a matching free read musical perusal.
The each one will be available in time for Friday happy hour!

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12 June
PRISCILLA QUEEN OF THE DESERT / STRAYA
This week's cocktail is based on the musical Priscilla Queen Of The Desert - It's called the STRAYA cocktail. A home grown musical deserves an Aussie cocktail. The STRAYA is colourful and flamboyant like the musical.

Song to sip to: I Will Survive
 
STRAYA INGREDIENTS:
30-45ml vodka
Flesh of half a medium to large mango (fresh or frozen)
100-150ml lemonade
30ml green cordial
Ice

Recipe cocktailsformums.com/straya
Free Perusal Priscilla Queen of the Desert
More info on the musical 

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5 June
MONTY PYTHON'S SPAMALOT / GIN GENIE
Who feels like sipping a cocktail while reading a free musical perusal? Thank goodness its Friday and the start of a long weekend in most parts of Australia for the Queen's birthday holiday on Monday.
To get the weekend started, today's cocktail is inspired by The Lady of the Lake from Monty Python's Spamalot. It's the GIN GENIE. The taste is clean, clear and ethereal, just like the Lady of the Lake. The combination of gin, cucumber and mint is also very English.

Song to sip to: Always Look on the Bright Side of Life

GIN GENIE INGREDIENTS:
30 ml gin
15ml lemon juice
90ml soda water
Cucumber ribbons or slices
5 fresh mint leaves

Recipe cocktailsformums.com/gin-genie
Free Perusal Monty Python's Spamalot
More info on the musical

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29 May
THE ADDAMS FAMILY / NEGRONI WEDNESDAY
Our next cocktail is the NEGRONI inspired by the character of Wednesday Addams from The Addams Family - A New Musical. The ultimate princess of darkness, has grown up and fallen in love with a sweet, smart young man from a respectable family - a man her parents have never met. Everything will change for the whole family on the fateful night they host a dinner for Wednesday's "normal" boyfriend and his parents.
An interplay of sweet and bitter to reflect the seemingly opposite personalities of the dinner guests coming together in Wednesday's hope of harmony.

Song to sip to: Crazier Than You
 
NEGRONI INGREDIENTS:
30 ml gin
30 ml sweet vermouth
30 ml Campari
Ice
Orange peel

Recipe cocktailsformums.com/negroni/
Free Perusal
More info on the musical

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22 May
DUSTY - THE ORIGINAL POP DIVA/ WHITE LADY SOUL
Our first cocktail is the WHITE LADY SOUL made in honour of Dusty Springfield, known as The White Lady of Soul. Described as the best female artist of all time with her distinctive mezzo-soprano sound and her blonde bouffant hairstyles and flamboyant performances the WHITE LADY SOUL is classy, original and theatrical.  You will be left wanting more of these.  
 
Song to sip to: I Just Don't Know What To Do With Myself?
 
WHITE LADY SOUL INGREDIENTS:
30ml gin
30ml triple sec, or Cointreau*
20ml lemon juice
30ml pineapple juice
Ice

Recipe cocktailsformums.com/white-lady-soul/
Free Perusal of DUSTY - THE ORIGINAL POP DIVA

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