This June we ramp up our Summer showcase of the very best in contemporary circus, burlesque and variety with classic strip tease from the amazing Bambie Blu, tribal fusion belly dancing from the outstanding Anouk, the comedic stylings of Mr Susie, character comedy from BBC3‘s award winning Gabby Best. We welcome the return of velvet tongued Jazz performer extraordinaire Lady Celeste, not to mention a whole host of musical madness from Maestropants and a positive bounty of beautiful burlesque bombshells including Diablo Daniels, Roxy Stardust, Coco Cane and Tallulah Vanée . And of course returning to the helm we have our hostess with the mostess, the indefatigable Michael Twaits.
June 1st Line-Up
BAMBIE BLU – MAMA DO THE BUMP
Devoted to the original spirit of the striptease, Bambie Blu encapsulates Bump ‘n’Grind in its most exhilarating and desirable form. This tantalizingly performance will make the crowd go wild with excitement.
ANOUK – TRIBAL FUSION BELLYDANCE
Anouk is a london based bellydancer. she celebrates , expressing all sides of her persona as a dancer and a woman ranging from strong gypsy to whimsical sweet and sultry. Anouk is known for her choreographic skills; blending sharp accents, gentle allure and outstanding sense of the music.
Mr Susie (formerly “Mr Susan”) is an alien who came to Earth “half-past ten year ago.” He wants to help but he understands very little. Wide-eyed, innocent and occasionally very rude (always by accident) he is played by the comic actor Mark Davison.
GABBY BEST – MARIJANA
Character comedy from the winner of the Funny Women Awards 2012, as seen on Live at The Electric BBC3.
TALLULAH VANÉE – AMORE
Tallulah Vanée is a beautiful Italian seductress who will send your pulse racing with her unique, classic boudoir performance.
COCO CANE – PEACOCK
Coco Cane is a twisted glitter-cheesecake Burlesque prodigy with a sprinkle of classic and a lick of controversy. Expect fearless flashing, titillating teasing and seductive stripping from this cheeky Comedienne.
Lady Celeste is back from the brink. After a successful international career spanning decades, the death of her mother took her away from the limelight. She is now back, to reclaim her rightful place, as the industry’s “Performer Extraordinaire”. Velvety jazz renditions of popular songs, mixed with her hilarious anecdotes – you’d be grateful to be a witness to this great stage return!
The Sci-Fi Showgirl who is out of this world! A Burlesque artist and singer, plus she’s not too bad dealing with hecklers either!
THE DIABLO DANIELS
THE Diablo Daniels, America’s Most Wanted “maneater” is on the hunt for her latest victim but upon being caught by the police they get a bit more than they bargained for. Inspired by the B-Movie “TEETH” this bitch has a whole lot of bite.
MUSIC OFF CANVAS AND EMMA MILLER – MAESTROPANTS
A collaboration between 2 classically trained musicians and a physical theatre performer has resulted in ‘Maestropants’. We follow the journey of a Georgie, who finds herself in charge of two musicians expecting to be conducted. With all the confidence of a great conductor and none of the ability, Georgie’s idealistic hopes do not go to plan but through playing, rhyme and physical comedy together they discover their own musical language.