Tag: cabaret

Toby’s Estate new coffee experience in Brisbane

Tobys Estate

Not a morning person? This Wednesday might just change your mind. In a delightfully caffeinated announcement, Toby’s Estate, the esteemed Australian speciality coffee roasters, is set to open a new flagship café in the vibrant suburb of Newstead, Brisbane. To mark this occasion, they’re brewing up an offer that’s hard to resist – FREE coffee for all! For two hours on the morning of their grand opening, coffee aficionados and sleepy commuters alike will have the opportunity to indulge in some of the finest coffee Australia has to offer, courtesy of Toby’s Estate. This isn’t just any brew; it’s crafted by Australia’s second-ranked coffee roasting champion and served by Brisbane’s top baristas. A visit to this event promises not only a delicious cup of joe but an educational experience into the art and science of specialty coffee. The catch? Be sure to arrive early to secure your spot at this caffeinated celebration. Event details: This Wednesday morning experience is poised to make your week a little brighter. But the excitement doesn’t end with free coffee. Toby’s Estate is renowned for its line-up of specialty coffee cafés both in Australia and internationally, and the Newstead café is the latest addition to this impressive portfolio. Visitors can look forward to award-winning coffees, single origins, unique blends, high-end frozen coffee, and the chance to mingle with fellow coffee enthusiasts and skilled baristas. The Toby’s Estate Brisbane flagship café will be open from 6.30am to 2pm daily, further enriching the local coffee culture with free monthly tastings. These gatherings… Read More

Adults-Only circus show Rouge set to make Sydney even hotter this summer

Rouge 28. Photog Alison Catseye Productions 1

Sydney’s Spiegeltent has a sizzling new show starting soon and this one certainly isn’t for kids, in fact we probably wouldn’t take our mum either. Rouge is part circus, part bordello, set to stun your sensibilities with acrobatics, tasteful skin and pulsating sensuality. Already awarded, including Best Circus at 2020 Adelaide Fringe, a star turn at 2022 Edinburgh Fringe Festival and critical acclaim from across the globe, Rouge is now setting up in Sydney for a saucy run from Thursday 23 November to Sunday 17 December. Director Elena Kirschbaum says, “Rouge loves to break conventions and smash gender stereotypes,so it’s much, much more than simply sexy circus. It’s delightfully subversive, highly inclusive and has quite a few surprises.” Tickets to Rouge at the Spiegeltent are on sale now, right here.

Dive into the Darkness: Unravel the Mysteries of Sydney Spiegeltent’s MANSION

Spiegeltent Sydney woman dance

Sydney’s most enchanting and provocative entertainment venue, Sydney Spiegeltent, announces the exciting extension of its captivating season through 2024. Known for its daring and avant-garde performances, the iconic Spiegeltent is all set to mesmerize audiences with award-winning shows for many more nights. Get ready for a chillingly erotic experience this October as the MANSION makes its seductive debut in the Sydney Spiegeltent. From October 25th to November 19th, audiences will be swept into a thrilling world that combines gothic horror, intoxicating dance, spine-chilling aerial acts, and sultry burlesque performances. Expect a heart-thumping storyline that follows the newly widowed Mel Walker and her children, who unknowingly step into an ominous old Mansion filled with seductive spirits and demonic desires. The terrifying allure of MANSION is perfectly complemented by WITCH, a compelling 30-minute prelude performance available for a mere $35 extra. WITCH introduces audiences to the Mansion’s previous inhabitants through hypnotic burlesque, circus, and dance, posing a haunting question about the nature of monsters, victims, and mirrors of our own selves. Brought to you by the inventive minds of Bass Fam, creators of the award-winning shows MATADOR and ORACLE, MANSION is a tantalizing blend of alluring dance, scintillating burlesque, and thrilling acrobatics, which has left audiences and critics nationwide spellbound. Bask under the twinkling festoons of Sydney Spiegeltent, nestled in Sydney’s vibrant inner east, where the best of cabaret, circus, and theatre come alive. Not only can patrons enjoy the performances, but they are also treated to an eclectic mix of crafted cocktails, show-girl strength G&T’s, and… Read More

Mardi Gras cabaret at Whirly Bird

Fearless Cabaret feathers

There’s no better combination than a gay and their feathers, so when Whirly Bird puts on a show for Mardi Gras, you can imagine how camp an affair it’ll be. Aptly called Fearless (that was the theme of the Sydney gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras 2019, too), Whirly Bird put on a best burlesque performance with The Birdcage Sydney’s feature one-off show ‘Fearless’.  As soon as the lights go down audiences are ushered into the tantalising world of the Lady Birds and their extraordinary fellow artists, such as Rhys Lightning (Mr Boylesque 2008), Diesel Darling, Stephen Williams and Ellicia N Mitch. Expect an eclectic mix of professional show-pines and cabaret tribute icon, with feathers flouncing, sequins dazzling and drinks flowing. They’re turning up the hospitality with the a glass of Mumm Grand Cordon on arrival, a 3 -course banquet and the show spectacular, this is the ultimate dinner and show package to celebrate Mardi Gras 2019.  WHAT: The Birdcage Sydney Presents ‘Fearless’  WHEN: Wednesday 27th of February  TIMES: 7.30pm, for an 8pm show start.