Bad Luck Cabaret

London, UK’s Laurie Black taunts the gods of bad luck to bring the best in alternative cabaret. After runs at Perth Fringe World and Adelaide Fringe, Laurie is excited to take to The Royal Exchange stage avec piano!

Africa Entsha

The Africa Entsha (new Africa in Zulu language) performance is  from the South Africa oral tradition, sung a capella in Gospel style. Their repertoire includes a wide variety of songs, sung in Zulu and some in English, such as their very personal version of Shakira’s “Waka Waka”…

Dangerboy

Dangerboy is Newcastle’s home grown king of sideshow. Among his many talents are the ability to dance barefoot over broken glass, eat fire and lay peacefully inside an “Iron Maiden” nail bed sandwich.

Putting himself in harm’s way for your entertainment for over twenty years, Dangerboy has graced the stages of many high-profile festivals and events nationwide. His oral razor blade manipulation act shocked the judges in the semi-finals of Australia’s Got Talent…

JD’s World Of Magic

Joel Howlett is a full time professional Magician, Juggler and Speaker who performs all over Australia at both private and corporate events…

Priceless Advice

Adam Jacobs may not know the difference between priceless and something that is not worth having a price.

Either way his advice will change your life. Testimonial: “After receiving Adam’s advice I really need some help.”…

Stimela The Gumboot Musical

It is a celebration of song and dance, an international phenomenon that has swept across the globe like a tidal wave of soaring voices and stomping feet.
Gumboot dancing was born out of the oppressive gold mines of South Africa…

Uncle Nath

Uncle Nath’s playful style has everyone smiling. His comedy is very accessible and all ages enjoy.
Uncle Nath has a relatable and warm disposition that draws people in, before unleashing his feel-good angst with explosive passion…

Little Fictions

What better way to spend a night than in the company of friends, enjoying great Australian short stories performed by talented actors?

Little Fictions, an evening of actors reading short Australian stories will present three different shows at the 2017 Newcastle Fringe Festival.

Each one-hour performance will showcase the ‘best of’ performances from the monthly Little Fictions held in Sydney’s Knox Street Bar…

Daddy-o, Don’t You Dare

Renee Berger is Miss Peggy Lee

A Jazz Cabaret Written and Produced By David Baker

Marcus Holdsworth: double bass/ trombone; David Baker: guitar; Crackers Carruthers: drums…

The Exchange

Somewhere, in the middle of nowhere, is a pub where Cyril and Toby spend their days waiting, telling lies, sorting out whose shout it is and discussing the daily topics. Ron, the Barman, waits patiently because he knows something big is going to happen this Saturday night…

WouldMan

WHO WANTS TO DRAW? WouldMan is an art hero of the imagination! And he’s going on a quest to save the day!

A new one-man theatre show from Sydney artist Justin Buchta. WouldMan is an original, funny and dynamic theatre for all ages…

“Ze”: Queer As F*ck!

An autobiographical comedy about sex, gender, and the expanding parade of labels and identities Michelle/Ryan claims on zir way to pride.

“Ze” (a gender neutral pronoun) details zir multiple “coming out’s” from one LGBTQI, etc. box to the next, in a celebration that exposes the tension between being authentic and belonging…

Circus Avalon

Roll up! Roll up! The circus is in town and we’ve hi-jacked their tent for a little competition, between a line-up of vagabonds and misfits of all heists of life to see where they stand amongst each other in the Gallery of Rouges…

Myth – Sylvia Brécko

Sylvia Brécko presents “MYTH – the lives and songs of Dietrich, Piaf, Monroe and other female legends!”

In her brand new show, German TV host & cabaret artist Sylvia Brécko takes you on a musical journey through the lives of legendary ladies of stage and screen. Meet Marlene, Edith, Marilyn & friends in a show that’s not to be missed!…

Conda! Conda!! Conda!!!

Conda! Conda!! Conda!!! Is the self professed genius of Matthew McFarlane ,local comedian, actor, singer and cabaret host. This show covers a lot of ground, but does it go anywhere?…

Islands In A Sea Of Confusion

Two friends meet after many years of no contact. Can they expect their relationships to be as it was all those many years ago? What revealing changes can be discovered in a newer relationship or are relationships not allowed to evolve?

A new work written by local writer Phillip Aughey…

Clark Gormley

 Clark Gormley is a local singer songwriter, poet, comedian and nerd.

 Clark’s one-man show Up the Nerdsville Track was a hit at the 2016 Newcastle Fringe…

KARA ZMATIQ – Australia’s Best Singing Drag Queen

Sing and Dance with Australias Best Singing Drag Queen

KARA ZMATIQ “A SOIREE” is an interactive, all-ages live singing, audience participative show

Starring Kara Zmatiq – Australia’s Best Singing Drag Queen (as seen on Australia’s Got Talent)…

Dropped – Two Tall Theatre

A darkly comic two-hander by award-winning playwright Katy Warner, in which military traditions blend with broken hearts and just a hint of Beckett …

Set in a room that is filling with snow, two women soldiers sift through the debris to find a sense of themselves amongst the memories and lies, pop-culture references and stereotypes…

Self Absorbed Tw*t

Nominated for two awards at Gothenburg Fringe, including “Most Provocative Performance,” cheeky English chappy Andrew Silverwood returns to Perth with his new stand up show.

Let’s talk about Brexit, wheelchairs and things his ex & the media agree on…

 

Madhouse Circus

A colourful & sparkly, circus party that rouses you to celebrate yourself without inhibitions.

We enter into a children’s surprise birthday party, the place for glitter, tantrums, and laughs. Not the place for reserves or embarrassments. Games will be played and champions will be made but most of all we’ll just be celebrating…

 

Where Be The Winged Apes

Come closer, I’m going to let you in on a little something…. Hell has completely lost its pizzazz. Satan’s become an old dog with even older tricks, and the living are doing better at this ‘Hell’ thing than he’s doing on his own turf…

 

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