Cabaret

Articles on Cabaret:


Adelaide Fringe: SOAP

SOAP. Photo by Andy Phillipson

Placing SOAP into any genre (or section of The Fringe Guide) certainly won’t wash with me; it can fit into any of them, all of them! It’s a fantastic fusion of cabaret, circus, dance, music and theatre (with some comedy too). There is so much in it and it is…

Read More

Review: Ben From Brisbane – A Quiet Night In.

Review: Ben From Brisbane – A Quiet Night In.

Australia fell in love with ‘Ben From Brisbane’ during his time on Big Brother in 2013. Since leaving as one of the show’s favourite housemates, the quirky tea drinking, antique loving, snort laughing Ben Zabel is constantly stopped for questions, conversations, and selfie requests, on the street, in the supermarket isle,…

Read More

The Devil Wears Leigh Buchanan

The Devil Wears Leigh Buchanan - Brisbane Powerhouse

Stories, songs, secrets, sparkle and a sprinkling of sex. And that’s just a hint of what to expect in Leigh Buchanan’s cabaret The Devil Wears Leigh Buchanan, playing as part of Wonderland at the Brisbane Powerhouse. “It’s the story of my life – not a One Direction tribute show. Actually, just the…

Read More

Bombshells – New Show at Sanctuary Cove

Katherine Rodrigues - The Bomshells

Bombshells Unite! Celebrating the iconic Hollywood Bombshells, Katherine Rodrigues is launching her new stage show The Bombshells, at the Village Theatre in Sanctuary Cove this Saturday night. The Bombshells looks at the life behind the beauty, the talent, and the tragedy of some of Hollywood’s finest, through story-telling and song. Featuring music made…

Read More

Melbourne Fringe: Glamping with Bobby and the Pins

Melbourne Fringe: Glamping with Bobby and the Pins

In the cabaret performance Glamping with Bobby and the Pins, I can’t remember when I’ve been more entertained by such a silly show, one that − at its best − shimmers as a catwalk model in chiffon. All-female barbershop group Bobby and the Pins bring a selection of tunes from the 1920s…

Read More

Artists called to join the Powerhouse in Wonderland

Wonderland at the Brisbane Powerhouse

This December, the outdoor Powerhouse Plaza at the Brisbane Powerhouse will be transformed into a night-time playground for a brand new festival – Wonderland. An explosive carnival of alternative comedy, cabaret, circus and music, Wonderland will run from Friday 5 to Sunday 14 December 2014 and a callout for additional…

Read More

Confessions of a Control Freak

Beloinda Raisin in Confessions Of A Control Freak [Photography: 3 Fates Media]

“I want it all – I want it now” – put that on your to do list! Belinda Raisin plays Frances, an over-committed control freak who loves a to-do list like a monk loves to meditate. Unravelling the conundrum of the contemporary life, Frances mixes timetables, yoga, alcohol, roller blading,…

Read More