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Swing Out! A Night of Live Swing Music and Dancing

Swing Out! A Night of Live Swing Music and Dancing

Rouge your knees, shine your shoes and prepare to enter a razzling dazzling world of Swing! From the decadent 20s Jazz age, the glamourous 30s, the spirit of the 40s, to the rebels of the 50s, experience a whirlwind of live music and dancing. Follow your host SwingDanceUK to pick up some moves at the start of the evening, then step, stomp and shimmy your heart out for a whoopee good time!

Booking from: Monday, 14th May 2018
Booking until: Monday, 17th September 2018
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Ida Barr's Festive Bingo

Ida Barr's Festive Bingo

Ida Barr - the people's pensioner and the Queen Mother of our hearts - is a former music hall singer turned rap star and Underbelly favourite. Her brand of Artificial Hip Hop has thrilled listeners globally from dope cribs to residential care homes.

Booking from: Thursday, 19th July 2018
Booking until: Friday, 24th August 2018
Matinees: Sunday 5pm
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Marcel Lucont's Cabaret Fantastique - Wonderground

Marcel Lucont's Cabaret Fantastique - Wonderground

The multi-award-deserving Frenchman returns with a live band and some magnificent guests. Expect bawdy chansons, louche poetry and a soupçon of Gallic disdain. The cult hit from festivals all over the world. As seen on Comedy Central, Sky Atlantic's Set List and BBC1’s The John Bishop Show.

Booking from: Friday, 25th May 2018
Booking until: Friday, 21st September 2018
Evenings: Tuesday 7pm
Running time: 60 More Info
Circa: Beyond

Circa: Beyond

Over a million people have experienced the sensation that is Circa . . . "the rockstars of the circus world" (The List). Now they are delighted to present for your pleasure their latest masterpiece – Peepshow.

Peepshow turns cabaret on its head, literally. Join Circa as they embark on a seductive dance through the hall of mirrors that is your imagination, Peepshow lurches from the thrillingly acrobatic to the comically playful. Expect teetering towers of balanced bodies, extreme bending and devilishly precarious aerials.

Booking from: Wednesday, 27th June 2018
Booking until: Saturday, 18th August 2018
Running time: 60 More Info
Shakespearience

Shakespearience

Fresh from a West End run the "utterly enthralling" Shakespearience is back on the road in 2018!

Join Shakespeare's Men as they fly through classics Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet and Twelfth Night in a whirlwind hour of mischievous storytelling. With tons of audience interaction, more than a dash of mayhem and a star turn from one lucky adult (shhhhh don't tell!), Shakespearience is the perfect treat for all the family.

Booking from: Sunday, 27th May 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 15th July 2018
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Monski Mouse's Baby Disco Dance Hall

Monski Mouse's Baby Disco Dance Hall

Why toddle when you can dance? Join our resident dj-mumma, Monski Mouse and her Dancers for an hour of bopping family fun. There’s no better place to do a chicken-dance, all summer long, it’s time to 1, 2, 3 DISCOOOOO!

Booking from: Sunday, 6th May 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 30th September 2018
Running time: 60 More Info
Morgan

Morgan

Time travelling magicians Morgan & West present a jaw dropping, heart stopping, brain busting, opinion adjusting, death defying, mind frying, spirit lifting, paradigm shifting, outlook changing, furniture rearranging magic extravaganza!
 
Winners: Best Family Show Buxton Fringe 2013

Booking from: Saturday, 7th July 2018
Booking until: Monday, 27th August 2018
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Black Cat Cabaret

Black Cat Cabaret

London’s much-loved purrrrveyors of dark and daring cabaret entertainment - The Black Cat Cabaret - invite you to join them for a night at the circus like no other, in this their latest theatrical spectacular.
 
Black Cat: Bohemia gets up close and personal with a shadowy band of show-folk, both on stage and behind-the-scenes, as they prepare to transform themselves into the magical creatures which only exist in the glow of a spotlight. High art is brought low, bravado combines with bravura and the sacred meets the profane, in this brand new high skills show. Prodigious host Miss Frisky (Frisky & Mannish, La Soirée) is joined by a cast of first-rate circus reprobates and cabaret freaks, and accompanied by the fairground stomp of a carnival rock n roll band. Meanwhile, from the shadows, the timeless spirit of a certain eponymous feline watches on.

Booking from: Friday, 31st August 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 30th September 2018
Running time: 1 More Info
Aurora Galore & Glamourous Weirdo's

Aurora Galore & Glamourous Weirdo's

See the world through the eyes of the award-winning Glamorous Weirdo, Aurora Galore and her band of misfits. This show features a unique blend of dangerous fire circus skills, fire stunts, unique burlesque and an eccentric perspective on life. This show is bigger and better than before with an expanding cast to display authentic dialogue and carefully crafted movements. Prepare to enter the toybox of Aurora Galore’s raw, unedited mind and witness the “furiously high-energy” show that aims to entertain, inspire and unsettle. 

Booking from: Tuesday, 19th June 2018
Booking until: Friday, 10th August 2018
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Children are Stinky

Children are Stinky

Fresh from a smash hit, Award winning, 5 star, SELL OUT season at the Edinburgh Fringe, Children are Stinky is a show to be seen. Set in the 90s (with all our favourite tracks) this extremely talented duo will astound with their incredible circus skills and laughing till your sides hurt.

Malia Walsh (Circus Trick Tease, Men of Steel) and Chris Carlos (Three High Acrobatics, Circus Quirkus) join forces to create a power house duo. Their first collaboration has wowed reviews and audiences a like with their focus on high skilled and entertaining circus mix with a fun accessible narrative.

Carlos and Walsh create a show with equal measures of high calibre circus, anarchy and hilarity to suit an audience of all ages.

Booking from: Tuesday, 29th May 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 17th June 2018
Running time: 1 More Info
Bad Luck Cabaret

Bad Luck Cabaret

"Pint-sized vixen" Laurie Black (Rogue Romantic, Briefs Factory Sweatshop) returns to the Spiegeltent to taunt the gods of bad luck and smash some mirrors - metaphorically! Joined by the best in alternative cabaret, comedy, music and more, this is a glitzy, glam and dangerous night out, straight from a tour of the Australian and Brightonian Fringes. Dress for the end of the world, or the beginning of the next one! 

'Bad luck if you miss out on this unique style of cabaret.'

Booking from: Friday, 8th June 2018
Booking until: Wednesday, 18th July 2018
Running time: 60 More Info
Arr We There Yet?

Arr We There Yet?

A riproaring and swashbuckling adventure in which three sailors hit the high seas in search of treasure!

A scallywag pirate, a muscular sailor and a chef with a seafood allergy make for a hopeless crew as they fight for the title of Captain aboard the ship. These acrobatic pirates turn ship-life upside down. Walking the plank becomes the high flying teeterboard, cooking for the crew involves juggling knives and steering the ship spinning upside down in the roue cyr.

Booking from: Sunday, 10th June 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 1st July 2018
Running time: 60 More Info
Screaming with Laughter

Screaming with Laughter

Screaming with Laughter is London's original daytime comedy club where baby can come too!

With over 5 years experience of making tired parents laugh, we know how important it is to get out and do something other than just rhyme time.

A great night out, but in the day, and a chance to see the best names in comedy without having to book a sitter.

At this special Underbelly show there will be no interval, so get the drinks in beforehand and get ready to laugh with baby!

Booking from: Sunday, 6th May 2018
Booking until: Monday, 28th May 2018
Running time: 60 More Info
Elixir

Elixir

Winner - First and Foremost Entertainment Award Brighton Fringe 2015. Elixir is circus with a difference! Uninhibited by cliché or expectation, subversive and hilarious, the story follows three enthusiastic and acrobatic scientists who attempt to create the elixir of life. The mayhem that follows is a beautiful mix of incredible acrobatics and impeccable comic timing.

Booking from: Tuesday, 12th June 2018
Booking until: Saturday, 23rd June 2018
Running time: 60 More Info
Jess Robinson: Here Come the Girls

Jess Robinson: Here Come the Girls

Join multi award-winner and Britain's Got Talent 2017 semi-finalist Jess Robinson for an evening of spot-on celebrity impressions, musical comedy and stunning vocal gymnastics. Like a wonderfully malfunctioning jukebox, Jess and her incredible vocals will take you on a dizzying journey through hilarious musical mash-ups, serving a feast of styles and genres from Billie Holiday and Judy Garland to Amy Winehouse and Beyoncé.

Booking from: Thursday, 31st May 2018
Booking until: Thursday, 5th July 2018
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SOAP

SOAP

Having captivated audiences around the globe, the sell-out, smash-hit show SOAP makes a splash on London's Southbank.

Featuring a highly skilled international ensemble, SOAP is a unique combination of world-class acrobatics, comedy and live opera performed in, on and around bathtubs.

Booking from: Thursday, 3rd May 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 17th June 2018
Running time: 70 More Info
Metta's the Little Mermaid - The Circus Sensation

Metta's the Little Mermaid - The Circus Sensation

Spectacular circus and spellbinding songs combine in this extraordinary new adaptation from the award-winning Metta Theatre.

The Little Mermaid longs for life on land, the Prince is consumed by the lure of the sea. When a raging storm brings them together the wheels of fate are set in motion. Sacrificing her voice to the powerful Sea Witch, the Little Mermaid and her Prince will face many more obstacles if they are ever to be together.

Booking from: Tuesday, 24th July 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 12th August 2018
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Aliens Love Underpants (From August)

Aliens Love Underpants (From August)

Based on the book by Claire Freedman & Ben Cort Adapted & directed by Adam Bampton-Smith

Aliens love underpants

Of every shape and size

But there are no underpants in space

So here's a big surprise!

This zany and hilarious tale based on the best-selling children’s book is wonderfully brought to life on stage for the very first time. With stunning effects, madcap action, original music (and lots of aliens of course!) this fantastically fresh and funny production will delight the whole family.

You'll laugh your PANTS off!

Booking from: Tuesday, 14th August 2018
Booking until: Sunday, 30th September 2018
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Club Briefs

Club Briefs

Get your dancing shoes on with cult cabaret hooligans and mischief makers BRIEFS in a late night romp of music, performance and mayhem - all inside Underbelly Festival’s stunning Spiegeltent.

Booking from: Wednesday, 25th July 2018
Booking until: Saturday, 28th July 2018
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Eurotrashed

Eurotrashed

Featuring award winning stars of La Soiree, Les 7 Doigts, Cirque du Soleil and the minds behind “Pink on the Inside” and “Notorious Strumpet & Dangerous Girl” comes EUROTRASHED.

Have you ever been to Europe? Yes/no/maybe - Doesn’t matter. Ever been trashed? Yes/no/maybe - Doesn’t matter. Ever been EUROTRASHED? Yes/no/maybe - THIS IS THE ONLY THING THAT MATTERS.

Booking from: Sunday, 16th September 2018
Booking until: Tuesday, 18th September 2018
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James Bustar - Caught in the Act

James Bustar - Caught in the Act

This frantic, manic, family friendly, energy filled show features an explosive combination of cutting edge juggling, variety, technology and audience involvement. All infused hilariously together by world record holding Australian variety comic James Bustar. Bustar brings the funny to the crowd in ways that are dynamic, ever-changing and explosive!

Booking from: Saturday, 23rd June 2018
Booking until: Saturday, 30th June 2018
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Lolo Brow - Attention Seeker

Lolo Brow - Attention Seeker

LOLO BROW, AWARDING WINNING NEO-BURLESQUE ARTIST, SEEKS YOUR ATTENTION.

Awarding-winning Drag Queen, Neo-Burlesque artist and Lizard Lady, Lolo Brow invites you to hang shame at the door and indulge in your inner attention seeker. Presenting a brand new show derived from her Infamous Burlesque Shuffle playing with the concepts of audience voyerism, quick thinking and plain dumb luck, Lolo “Bonkers” Brow is a multi skilled international feminist clown who loves nothing more than to lower the tone of any evening. Expect prizes, swearing and nudity – choose to spin the wheel or keep your cards close to your chest, for tonight will be unlike any other night.

Booking from: Tuesday, 10th July 2018
Booking until: Wednesday, 12th September 2018
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Massaoke Club La La

Massaoke Club La La

Coming to Underbelly Festival for the first time, Massaoke Club La La is a night out you will never forget. Part gig, part club and one hell of a party – featuring the irrepressible Massaoke band, big-screen lyrics and a room full of revellers singing and dancing their hearts out together to the greatest hits of all time – from Bon Jovi to Bonnie Tyler to The Killers, Abba, Oasis, Guns’n’Roses, Madonna and many more. Add glitter cannons, rock star poses, sequins, spandex, infinite air guitars, and the result is a euphoric night out where everyone is the star of the show. 

Booking from: Friday, 4th May 2018
Booking until: Friday, 7th September 2018
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The Furies present a Super Awesome Power Party

The Furies present a Super Awesome Power Party

Multi-award winning comedians the Fringe Wives Club are here to bring lols, power and feminist-flavoured fun to the kids of London! Come join the dance floor as we sing songs, play games and learn awesome (and practical) ways to make positive change. Through live music, epic dance moves and original song, this interactive musical cabaret will explore themes of consent, empathy, self-confidence and expressing yourself. You’re never too young to change the world!

Booking from: Saturday, 14th July 2018
Booking until: Saturday, 21st July 2018
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The Silent Disco Show

The Silent Disco Show

Is it a show? Is it a disco? Is it a party?

It's all that and more!

The essence of the unique club night that has swept through Britain’s party scene comes to this life in this new imagining.

Join us for a night full of the biggest tunes, the baddest breakdancers, crazy cabaret & circus, amazing visuals, sing-alongs for everyone and dancing galore.

Don a pair of glowing headphones, grab your glowsticks, bust a move and come party hard at The Silent Disco Show, a truly enlightening sensory experience.

Best. Night. Ever.

Booking from: Saturday, 5th May 2018
Booking until: Friday, 31st August 2018
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House of Burlesque Revue

House of Burlesque Revue

Pop the champagne...Are you ready to join the stars of the House of Burlesque for the best party town? Celebrating 10 years at the top, the UK's No.1 showgirls are back, led by Queen Diva Tempest Rose with an evening of provocative and stunning performances. Come, worship in the church of the House of Burlesque with audience sing-alongs, epic soundtracks and all the sass, glamour and girl-power you need for an amazing night out. Straight off the back of their critically acclaimed, genre-definiting show House of Burlesque 2.0, HOB is proud to return for their 7th year on the Southbank with their trademark twist on traditional burlesque guaranteed to ruffle some feathers...the revolution will be crystallised. It's not a show, it's movement.

Booking from: Saturday, 12th May 2018
Booking until: Thursday, 27th September 2018
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