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Punk cabaret goddess Bernie Dieter talks risks and risqué

QNews chats with Bernie Dieter, an evocative punk cabaret star, ahead of her Konzert at Brisbane’s Princess Theatre. “I love gin, I love humans, and I love to make music with my beautiful band,” Bernie tells me – though for anyone lucky enough to see the ‘Weimar Punk Cabaret Goddess’ live, the last part goes …

marcia hines is coming to brisbane for disco wynnum fringe festival

Marcia Hines’ big new Brisbane show is a joyous disco circus

Break out the sequins and prepare to dance as Velvet Rewired, starring the divine Ms Marcia Hines AM, comes to Spiegeltent as part of the Wynnum Fringe Festival from November 16 to December 4, writes Andrew Blythe. Disco never fails to make me smile. Its feel-good vibes have traversed the decades and are just as …

Cabaret star Adam Bartlett Life is a Gaybaret at Fringe Brisbane

Life is a Gaybaret: Triple threat Adam Bartlett’s one-man-show debut

Actor, singer, cabaret star. Adam Bartlett reveals to the bumpy road towards creating his one-man-show, Life is a Gaybaret, on at the Fringe Brisbane Festival this weekend. I’ve been performing since I was 6 years old, first as a little Dutch boy in “The Little Hero of Holland” at The Brisbane Arts Theatre way …


Cabaret star Hans injured in stage fall on cruise ship

Cabaret star Hans suffered serious injury overnight after falling 4 metres from a stage into an orchestra pit while performing on a cruise ship off the Turkish coast. The popular Adelaide performer will now need surgery on his right foot. He posted on Instagram that ironically, he cannot now perform at next week’s Broken Heel …

Group cast photo of Australian cabaret show Boy&Girl's 2018 season.

Gender-Bending Cabaret ‘Boy&Girl’ Is Back To Seduce You

Racy queer cabaret Boy&Girl is coming back to Brisbane for a brand new season. Following several sold-out runs, the Oscar Theatre Company are bringing the home-grown show to The Tivoli in Brisbane with an all-new season of musical theatre, pop music and spectacle “bursting with bare flesh, naughty words, bright lights, show tunes, cheap gags, …