Dark cabaret, not for the faint hearted or closed of mind.
Itsy returns with a special edition of Kabarett, an alternative variety extravaganza and erotic performance art revue, part of the Festival of the Erotic Arts.
Presenting performance by:
Red Sarah - The mistress of make believe, a performer at the forefront of the UK's neo-cabaret scene, voted one of Bizarre magazine's top 10 burlesque performers.
Vivid Angel - World renowned twisted cabaret performance artist "Queen of Alternative Performance and the Ultimate Showgirl!" - Bizarre magazine.
Mr Pustra - Vaudeville's darkest muse, an "elegantly odd" and visually stunning performance artist. "Darkly Compelling" - The Erotic Review.
Vendetta Vain - Glamorous, creative and charismatic a striptease artisté at the top of her game. "Uber-Cool Burlesquer" - The Skinny.
Cat Aclysmic - The fiery Southern-belle turned Scotland's finest Bump & Grind tease. "Hot stuff in more ways than one" - BBC
Lottie Kixx - Edinburgh's own mischievous fetish-infused performer. Performing with renowned tribal drums & pipe band Clanadonia.
Cherry Loco - Gender-bending show boy and Kabarett's resident exotica-infused minx.
Cherryfox - Show grrl and 'Sing & Fling' aficionado returning to Kabarett after her Fringe residency in 2011.
Live music from: Black Diamond Express - "Authentic roots blues for 21st century hobos. Bellowing sermons and a swaggering suited performance." - The List
+ a very special guest Mistress of Ceremonies: Ophelia Bitz - vocalist, ring-mistress, compere and performance artist with a reputation for stealing hearts, drinks, and anything else not nailed to the table. Hang on to your hats!
+ spoken word artists & special guests
Doors 19:00 :: Shows 19:30 - 21:00 & 21:30 - 23:00. After Show to 01:00.
Suggested Dresscode: Avant Garde, Circus, Bohemian, Decedent.
(at Kabarett our Dress Code is suggested, not mandatory, so do come as you please)
"Refreshingly Non-Conformist" - The Scotsman
"A fine concoction of weird & wonderful performers ... go see" - Amanda Palmer in the Big Issue
"The real underground cabaret" - The Skinny
From 7pm in The Ballroom. Advance tickets £15 (stbf). Buy online here. Over 18 only