Adelaide Fringe 2020: The Choir of Man

Where: The Moa at Gluttony When: 15 Feb – 15 Mar Duration: 80 minutes How much?: $58, concession $35, tickets here The Choir of Man, these guys know how to get you in the mood to sing and dance. They have crafted a familiar and comfortable atmosphere for their audience, transporting you to the centre of a pub, the Jungle. There is free beer on … Continue reading Adelaide Fringe 2020: The Choir of Man

Adelaide Fringe 2020: After Hours Cabaret Club – LOCK IN

What: After Hours Cabaret Club – LOCK IN Where: Wonderland Spiegeltent, Gluttony When: Various dates to 14/3 How much?: $35, concession $27 (The Sat 29 Feb show has Auslan interpretation) I am the Oldest Person in the World, so when I realised that the After Hours Cabaret Club – LOCK IN starts at 10.45 at night, I was trepidatious. I love naked women dancing as … Continue reading Adelaide Fringe 2020: After Hours Cabaret Club – LOCK IN

2019 Fringe Festival Review: Bin Laden – The One Man Show

What: Bin Laden: One Man Show Who: Sam Redway and Tyrrell Jones Where: The Studio at Holden Street Theatres  When: See website for full details What started out seemingly like a seminar for a motivational speech became an autobiographical account of the personal life of Bin Laden, as well as a brief history lesson on Islamic politics since the sixties.  Sam Redway portrayed Bin Laden, … Continue reading 2019 Fringe Festival Review: Bin Laden – The One Man Show

2019 Adelaide Fringe Review: HYPNOSIS [Live]

What: HYPNOSIS [Live] Who: Isaac Lomman Where: May Wirth and Moa at Gluttony When: See website for details  I think that most people do not believe in the power of hypnosis. No matter how skeptical you are, like me, you will be amazed and rocking yourself with laughter after Isaac Lomman’s show. After tonight I believe that there are many people of a certain disposition, … Continue reading 2019 Adelaide Fringe Review: HYPNOSIS [Live]

2019 Fringe Festival Review: Bernie Dieter’s Little Death Club

Who: Bernie Dieter, presented by Gluttony Where: Wonderland Spiegeltent (Gluttony) When: Until March 17 How much: $42 (see Fringe website for more details) What would the Fringe be without a deliciously decadent Weimar-style cabaret? In this show, award-winning cabaret starlet Bernie Dieter (previously seen in East End Cabaret) takes centre stage and brings a troupe of weird and wonderful sideshow acts with her. Although not … Continue reading 2019 Fringe Festival Review: Bernie Dieter’s Little Death Club

2019 Fringe Festival Review: DNA

What: DNA Who: SA Premiere When: 25 February 2019 (Last show tonight!) Where: The Vagabond at The Garden of Unearthly Delights Cost: See website for details This is the most entertaining circus show I’ve seen at the Adelaide Fringe, the troupe of DNA brings you a refreshing and enjoyable hour with their high energy levels, and charismatic personas. It is not your traditional circus affair, … Continue reading 2019 Fringe Festival Review: DNA

Adelaide Fringe Review 2019: NEON

Who: Circus Oz Where: Corona Theatre, at The Garden of Unearthly Delights When: 15 Feb – 3 March Cost: from $35 – see website for details and purchasing Ah, the 80s – the era of mullets, aerobics, legwarmers, and synth-pop. Despite being born well after the end of the decade, I’m obsessed with all things fabulously 1980s, and judging by the current retro revival in … Continue reading Adelaide Fringe Review 2019: NEON

2019 Fringe Festival Review: Penny Arcade: B*tch! D*ke! F*ghag! Wh*re!

Who: Penny Arcade (aka Susana Ventura) Where: RCC Fringe, Scott Theatre When: 15th – 23rd Feb Cost: Tickets starting at $20 (see website for details and purchasing) Warning: strobe lights, smoke machine, strong language, sexual content, nudity I didn’t really do much research before going to see this show, but, helpfully, as you enter the room for this show, erotic dancers perform on stage and … Continue reading 2019 Fringe Festival Review: Penny Arcade: B*tch! D*ke! F*ghag! Wh*re!

2019 Fringe Festival Review: SÉANCE

What: SÉANCE Who: Realscape Productions in association with DARKFIELD Where: The Garden of Unearthly Delights  When: See website for all dates Cost: $20.00 This show is not for the claustrophobic or the faint at heart. We each file in to a dark and narrow shipping container and place earphones over our heads for the SÉANCE experience. Not knowing what to expect next, the lights are … Continue reading 2019 Fringe Festival Review: SÉANCE

2019 Fringe Festival Review: Games by Henry Naylor

What: Games by Henry Naylor Where: The Arch at Holden Street Theatres When: See website for all dates Starring: Sophie Shad and Tessie Orange-Turner Director: Louise Skaaning Producer: David Dey Lights: Vasilis Apostolates  Stage: Eric Morel Writer: Henry Naylor  Based on the real lives of athletes Helene Mayer (Shad) and Gretel Bergmann (Orange-Turner), Naylor traces these two women’s struggle to make their mark on the … Continue reading 2019 Fringe Festival Review: Games by Henry Naylor