- Venue: Madame JoJo's
- Address: 8-10 Brewer Street, Soho, London, W1F OSE
FINGER IN THE PIE CABARET
A jam-packed night at Jojo’s!
PRICE – £12 (£10 in advance)
Award winning cabaret producers Finger in the Pie are celebrating the launch of their brand new act booking service BooktheActs.com with a star studded showcase of the very best in modern cabaret.
Including featured guest from www.booktheacts.com juggling genius Ian Marchant, the hilarious mother of two Meredith Tittle, poet Lemington Bard, singing sensations Sidney & Percy, comedian gem Darren Maskell and burlesque beauties Wednesday Fury, Twinkel Pink, Strawberry Velvet, Garters & Lace and Burlesque Idol Winner Violett Blaze!
Your compare for the evening is the unmissable, fabulous, sharp and sexy Michael Twaits!
BookTheActs.com promises to give corporate and private clients the chance to book some of the best acts from Finger in the Pie’s West End shows. Finger in the Pie’s Artistic Director Alexander Parsonage commented – ‘there’s a real taste for cabaret and variety performance right across the UK right now. BooktheActs.com will give people the chance to book some of the biggest names of the cabaret scene for their corporate events, private parties and clubs. It’s a great departure for us at Finger in the Pie and promises to be a valuable service for both our performers and the public.
Finger in the Pie’s monthly cabaret night at Madame JoJos in London’s west end celebrated it’s six birthday this February. In that time we’ve launched the careers of many of the most celebrated artists on the cabaret circuit including Bourgeois and Maurice (winners in the 2012 London Cabaret Awards), Doctor Brown (winner of the Fosters Comedy Award 2012) and Myra Dubois (Shortlisted for the London Cabaret Awards 2013). Their new BooktheActs.com service will be open to corporate clients, restaraunts, hotels and private individuals. For more information please visitwww.booktheacts.com. If you would like more information about Finger in the Pie Cabaret’s public performances please visit www.fingerinthepie.com/
Finger in the Pie Cabaret facts at a glance:
★ Finger in the Pie Cabaret started in February 2007
★ Finger in the Pie Cabaret has showcased over 500 individual performances from a total of over 580 different performers.
★ Performers who made their UK cabaret debut with us include – Bourgeois and Maurice (winners in the 2012 London Cabaret Awards), Doctor Brown (winner of the Fosters Comedy Award 2012) and Myra Dubois (Shortlisted for the London Cabaret Awards 2013)
★ Artistic Director Alexander Parsonage won the 2012 Best Artistic Director at the Fringe Report Awards
★ Finger in the Pie’s stage-management team shortlisted for the 2013 ‘Unsung Heroes’ at the London Cabaret Award
April 7th Line-up includes:
“Unmissable – one of London’s fastest rising stars”
“A masterclass in versatility and audience rapport”
The Public Review
“A masterly breath of fresh air”
“Twaits is fabulous”
Ian Marchant Vaudeville performer extraordinaire has been entertaining audience’s all over the globe for the past 13 years with his unique blend of highly skilled juggling feats, charming comic patter and audience participation.
The darker side of twinkel mingles with her retro based womanly wiles to reach an explosive finale of feathers and leather. Lethal when combined with her cheeky grin
Strawberry Velvet cordially invites you to join her on a voyage of nautical naughtiness. So get ship shape, raise the main sail and anchors away!
Lemmington Bard (The Earl of Sodom)
Lemmington Bard The Earl of Sodom brings meaning to that vicious form known as ‘Poetry’ offering his debauched satire to any takers who think themselves ready . Known in his homeland as ‘The Keith Chegwin of 16 century poetry’ he is sure to keep you at least neutral for under 10 minutes .
Violet Swan : *Feeling Good – Michael Buble*
A swan who was once an ugly duckling… has found her beauty…. is embracing it to the max… and feeling goooooooooooooood!!!! Performed to the big band swing version of Feeling Good by Michael Buble , the musicality flows through every ruffle of those violet feathers! A sparkling sultry fan dance.. guaranteed to entertain!
Big Mama : *When You’re Good To Mama – Chicago*
This act is a tribute to the great Mama Morton from Chicago… Strong, fierce, CONFIDENT Big Mama! Shimmy Shaking… Tassel Twirling … Shimmering with Sequins… Perfect Opening Or Closing Act!! A classic burlesque striptease with a FAN-tastic ending! This act won Violet the title of Miss Burlesque Idol 2012
Stand up comedian Darren Maskell is a unique act described as “Successfully surreal”.
“An unexpected tragedy, to be widowed whilst still so young and beautiful! Or was it? A gothic tale of betrayal and avarice. Watch out gentleman, this Victorian Vixen is on the lookout for her next victim. I mean true love!
Garters & Lace
Garters & Lace has everything from stockings and feather bowers to comedy and many of those feel good classic tracks. There is something for everyone. Staring Alice Woodhouse from BBC1s So You Think You Can Dance. Alice and her girls will fire up the stage and light up your evening.
“Meredith Tittle ( a mom of two and lover of kites) performs an intense act to Beyonce’s hit song…it doesn’t end well.
Sidney & Percy
If Chaz n Dave had an orgy with Liza Minnelli…the product would be SIDNEY & PERCY.