Inspiration / Appropriation / Re-interpretation / Theft.

Cover Lover brings together a cast of 30 actors, dancers, musicians and artists to interrogate the history, ethics and  pure joy of the cover-version.

Basement Theatre, Auckland, 2015

Choreography / Direction – Jessie McCall

Tallulah Holly-Massey, Hamish Parkinson, Katie Burton, Amanda Tito, Ahi Karunaharan, Jenny Postles, Lydia Connolly-Hiatt, Nick Von K, Paloma Schneideman, Tim McPoland, Rose Philpott, Sofia McIntyre, Anitra Hayday, Phoebe Borwick, David Toomey, Amelia Grey, Phoebe Hayhoe, Kim Gruebner, Kate Castle, Malvina Domar, Jaya Robertson, Jenny de Leon, Ora Lefebvre, Jane Willison, Miller Yule, Rosa Strati, Connor Strati, Lucy Lynch, Ronaldo Lima.


“Creator Jessie McCall has pulled together a diverse assortment of dancers, actors, and musicians under the unifying theme of artistic copyright to produce a truly entertaining evening… a huge amount of intellectual stimulation, and visually and aurally impressive entertainment, so much so that you could see this show multiple times and constantly be able to draw something new from each viewing”