Summary ProfileMAKIN' WHOOPEE - starring TONYA KOENDERMAN and CHRIS "COOLHAND" LUKE
We’re going back in time with two accomplished artists: Vocalist extraordinaire, Tonya koenderman, and saxophonist supreme, Chris Lukeoo. Makin’ Whoopee is a tribute to the old classics: Mack The Knife, Fever, In The Mood, My Baby Just Cares For me, Tequila, Makin’ Whoopee, All That Jazz, Sway and many more!!!!!!!!!
Of course all their numbers have a touch of swagger and a taste of pizzazz, as only these two could do. Both are known for their larger than life personas, and are guaranteed to keep you smiling from beginning to end. Makin’ Whoopee promises to have you tapping those feet, and clicking those fingers.
Tonya is no stranger to cabaret, having started her career at the end of 1990 in the trio “Doo Wah Girls”. Since then she has performed all over the world, as far affield as Australia,Ethiopia, Seychelles and Morocco. Locally she has performed extensively for Sun International, and was the only local artist to star in the international production, Beyond Belief, which ran for 16 month at the Sun City Extravaganza .
Chris Luke is a popular regular on the Barnyard stage. He has also toured extensively around Europe, and most recently starred in “Rouge Pulp” with Amra Faeh-Wright to critical acclaim and standing ovations.