The warm-hearted judge of My Kitchen Rules takes audiences on a journey through the gourmet specialties of regional France from an on-stage kitchen where there are no rules. Lateral Events presents An Evening with Manu- Live on Stage in Perth, Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane this May. An evening with Manu is full of surprises. Throughout the night there will be plenty of audience participation and some practical cooking tips to try at home; and perhaps some clowning, dancing, laughing and a lot of sauce. “It’s like a theatre variety show,” said Manu. “It’s the essence of Manu in many manifestations piped out on stage”.