She came, she saw and she conquered. Cliched as it sounds, it could very well describe Dolly Diamond’s first show in Melbourne in 2004 as well as her reign for over a decade as one of the city’s iconic entertainers.In August, ‘Australia’s reigning queen of cabaret’ locked up her crown in a secure location, and bid adieu to Melbourne to head back home to the UK.
Diamond described it as a “brief hiatus”, holding out promises of a possible return to take back her throne in 2023.“I’m obviously really disappointed not to get a chance to do any of the farewell concerts.
They were the fastest selling shows I ever produced. There really is an appetite for me to leave,” said Dolly and you can almost hear her chuckle.Dolly Diamond.Read more on starobserver.com.au