Category Archives: Bernard’s Pets

Act 13 – Darren Schutz *NEED VIDEO UPLOAD*

As well as the usual line up of singers, dancers and musicians, Pot Luck attracted a few other entertainers.  Such as magicians. You’ve heard the expression ‘so bad, it’s good’, haven’t you?  Darren Schutz’ magic show is all this, and … Continue reading

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Act 7 – “James Bond Theme” by Domenico Apruzzese

Yet another one that didn’t make it to The Late Show, but made it to YouTube thanks to our old friend Todd Rixon.    Synthesisers were the MUST HAVE instrument of the 1980s.  Pretty much every musical act in this era … Continue reading

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Act 5 – James Cook

“Oh what a terrible singer, oh what a terrible song, had he performed on Red Faces, Red would have bashed down the gong!” OK, so bad singing wasn’t anything unusual for Pot Luck, right?  What was unusual about James Cook’s … Continue reading

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Act 4 – Todd Rixon

Another one from the ‘bad day at the office’ files.  As you may recall, the selection process for Pot Luck contestants was for Ernie to pull out a numbered card and whichever audience member/potential act had a matching card would … Continue reading

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Act 1 – “Piffy”

Possibly one of the best remembered Pot Luck acts.  This was shown on The Late Show in 1993, and was subsequently lampooned by both Tommy G (Tom Gleisner) and Graham & The Colonel (Rob Sitch and Santo Cilauro). “Piffy” is … Continue reading

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