Perhaps it’s just us, but the Sydney festival gets more outrageous each year, with uninvolved dancers, fully naked aerialists, and risky jokes. Here are six suggestions for the adult crowd.
The Blue Room
One naked blue woman has A few songs about anal sex and numerous instances of popping pills. Cabaret performer Yana Alana performs the Helpmann prize-winning production to the famed Spiegeltent prior to a tour across the nation.
Rollercoaster Rock ‘n Roll
She describes it as it’s a “mental” show. It is based on the record Changeling; Irish chanteuse Camille O’Sullivan entertains audiences with an emotional roller coaster tour through songs that include Tom Waits, Kirsty MacColl, Lou Reed, and Radiohead.
Asking For It
Is rape ever funny? US performer Adrienne Truscott definitely believes this when she tackles comedy’s boy’s club “legitimate rape” and Rohypnol manners in her well-loved stand-up show while naked.
Truscott and her mate Tanya Gagne strip off again for their well-known burlesque show that combines sparkle, trapeze, and intoxicating songs that are full of smoothness.
Queen of everything
What happens in the event that Queen Constantina Bush comes to the fair island of Terra nullius? Be it political correctness or not, in the event that unexpected results disrupt Australian history.
How do they achieve this?
As a show that is dirty and risky, the popular show of circus cabaret returns with fire-breathers, contortionists, and illusionists that will leave the audience with more than an admiration of human nature.