Diving into the divas
The Fringe Sessions

Diving into the divas

15 January 2020

UK drag queen Velma Celli is obsessed with divas and in her latest show, Me & My Divas, she celebrates the big names, from Judy Garland to Jessie J… all live, no lip-synching. Seesaw caught up with Velma’s alter ego, Ian Stroughair, to find out more.

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A choir and conductor For the love of indie tunes
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For the love of indie tunes

7 February 2019

With over 100 members, Perth indie-pop choir Menagerie has no trouble filling an auditorium with harmonies. But what does it take to muster so many voices…

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Mr Gorski Man large glasses, moustache and caution tape Catch him if you can!
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Catch him if you can!

25 January 2019

It may have started with a stutter, but Daniel Gorski’s career looks pretty smooth from this angle. His alter ego, Mr Gørski, has been touring arts…

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Trash Test Dummies 2 comedians in garbage bins , one leapfrogging Children: Circus: Trash Test Dummies
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Children: Circus: Trash Test Dummies

24 January 2019

18 Jan- 3 Feb @ Big Top @ The Woodside Pleasure Garden · Presented by Dummies Corp · Everyone put your bins out, tonight’s bin night…

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A woman holding an avocado with googly eyes Seriously funny
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Seriously funny

24 January 2019

Fringe World review · Elizabeth Davie, Super Woman Money Program ·  The Shambles in the Woodside Pleasure Gardens, January 22 · Review by David Zampatti · Sometimes comedy is best…

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Styx 7 performers Music: STYX
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Music: STYX

24 January 2019

26 – 30 January @ De Parel Spiegeltent, The Woodside Pleasure Garden · Presented by Second Body · STYX is a theatre concert about memory, neuroscience…

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Michael Griffiths Lucky Songs by Kylie A man sitting at a piano holding up two albums by Kylie Minogue He should be so lucky
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He should be so lucky

23 January 2019

It all started with Madonna, says Michael Griffiths. The award-winning Australian cabaret performer has been touring Fringe festivals with his tribute acts since 2014. His new…

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Young performers weather wild temps
Review

Young performers weather wild temps

21 January 2019

Fringe World review: Odds and Ends Circus, Let’s Get Wild · Big Top at the Woodside Pleasure Garden, 20 January · Review by Rosalind Appleby · It was the…

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360 ALLSTARS Circus: 360 ALLSTARS
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Circus: 360 ALLSTARS

21 January 2019

23 Jan – 10 Feb @ Teatro @ The Woodside Pleasure Garden · Presented by Urban Circus · Internationally-acclaimed 360 ALLSTARS is a phenomenal physical performance…

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