The Cabaret Fringe Festival
The Cabaret Fringe Festival is an annual open access festival in Adelaide, 1 - 29 June 2019.
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A Night in Paris

After a hugely popular and highly acclaimed 2019 Adelaide Fringe season, Adelaide chanteuse Louise Blackwell and The French Set are back with their award-winning show A NIGHT IN PARIS; a heartfelt musical celebration of Paris and the artists of the great French chanson tradition.

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The Piano Men

Why’s it when we think of the piano it is always men at the forefront?
‘Sing us a song, you’re the piano man…’ But where are the piano women?

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Straighten Up and Fly Right

Join Adelaide vocalists Dennis Russell and the Tunisian Nights Little Big Band for a night of the iconic swing music made famous by artists such as Frank Sinatra, Michael Buble, Louis Armstrong, and more!

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Shake It

‘Shake It’ features the best of burlesque, combined with foul mouthed songstress Minnie Andrews (from ‘Papillon’). Minnie hosts one of the most outrageous events at the Cabaret Fringe, with special guest acts from across the festival of burlesque, circus and cabaret. This will not be polite, this will not be gentle, we are SHAKING IT UP!

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A Choo Choo Cheeky Cabaret

The sassy, suburban showgirls of Choo la la step onto the stage, some for the very first time, to present a Choo Choo Cheeky Cabaret! An array of visual delights await you in a show full of a little bit of jazz and a lot of pizzaz! Special Guest appearances from our male counterparts, Bo la la.

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Zooma Zooma

After a sell out season at the 2019 Adelaide Fringe, Zooma Zooma are back to bring you another show filled with their unique blend of Jazz, Vegas and Italy. Featuring vocalist, Anthony Leppa, and violin maestro, Julian Ferraretto. High energy jazz with a cheeky wink. Don’t miss it! (4+1/2 stars – The Clothesline)

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Idris Stanton – WHAM GLAM CIRCUS MAN!

Magic, Music, Comedy and Circus! All set to a banging rock and roll sound track! If you like death defying circus stunts and side splitting comedy, then don’t miss this rock and roll extravaganza! WINNER of BEST CIRCUS in Perth, Melbourne and Adelaide Fringe festivals.

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Papillon Unplugged

A spectacular and debaucherous buffet of circus, cabaret and comedy turning typical circus on its head. This is Papillon Unplugged – stripped back to it’s best and most intimate! Papillon has toured around Australia, winning awards, selling out seasons and receiving rave reviews. Do not miss Papillon Unplugged!

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Jenn Barrett and The Night Shift

Jenn Barrett and The Night Shift present a live blitz of their latest album, ‘Upon A Hill’, plus a few other faves, delivered in their perfect cocktail of melodic prog pop. Expect some theatre high visuals and a double dose of their accessible quirk.

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Frolic & Follies

A contemporary twist on the phenomenon of the “Ziegfeld Follies”, serving up spectacular acts of cabaret, dance, comedy and more. Parades of girls bringing together a celebration of the female, dripping in jewels and feathers, with some serious vintage style and talent to match. With inspiration of Ziegfeld’s eye for fine aesthetics, passion for extravagance, you will see huge hits and high kicks!

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Just Desserts

Song, Sex and Sugar! Australia’s singing cook turns up the heat in her multi award-winning musical food cabaret. Featuring a live rock-pop powered soundtrack, this sensual chanteuse explores empowerment, social pressure and desire. Includes Dessert!

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