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REVIEW: Double R Club (London Wonderground 2014)

REVIEW: Double R Club (London Wonderground 2014)Read more

The Double R Club at London Wonderground 2014, reviewed by James Lee on August 2nd 2014. For anyone unfamiliar with the Double R Club, it is a cabaret inspired by the work of David Lynch (though by no means restricted by it). Away from its usual home in the Bethnal Green Working Men’s Club, the […]

Review: Cirque du Cabaret (London Wonderground 2014)

Review: Cirque du Cabaret (London Wonderground 2014)Read more

Cirque du Cabaret returned to the London Wonderground Spiegeltent for a third year last week and welcomed a packed house of Pimms-soaked revellers. Champagne Charlie was a highly successful and effervescent host who, after a slightly nervous start, struck the perfect balance between grandiloquent ringmaster and louche mischief-maker. Each half began with a number from […]

In Pictures: Kinky & Quirky’s Burlesque Ball

In Pictures: Kinky & Quirky's Burlesque BallRead more

Described as a ‘variety show with an alternative edge’ and featuring some of the very best performers on the UK and international burlesque circuit, Kinky & Quirky’s events promise a riot of colour, show and spectacle, and at the Riviera Centre on July 5th they delivered a highly entertaining display of burlesque, juggling, hula-hooping, tap […]

Cabaret Roulette’s Top 10 Burlesque Acts

Cabaret Roulette's Top 10 Burlesque ActsRead more

Welcome to the world of Cabaret Roulette, an innovative, no-holds-barred variety show in London where the audience calls the shots! Cabaret Roulette launched in November 2012 with a simple goal: to shake up the cabaret scene by throwing out old ideas, empowering audiences and challenging artists to push beyond their comfort zones – all the ingredients for […]

REVIEW: House of Burlesque (London Wonderground 2014)

REVIEW: House of Burlesque (London Wonderground 2014)Read more

House of Burlesque has returned to London Wonderground’s evocative, twinkling Spiegeltent for a third year with a new production playing a string of dates in August and September. It’s a high-energy, well paced and enjoyable show, boasting a high quality line-up of accomplished soloists, but is let down by the standard of in-house costume and […]

REVIEW: The Black Cat Cabaret (London Wonderground 2014)

Review: Black Cat Cabaret, London WondergroundRead more

Black Cat Cabaret at London Wonderground reviewed by Miss Glory Pearl. After a successful run at Café de Paris and scooping the 2014 London Cabaret Awards ‘Best Production’ prize, Black Cat Cabaret crosses the river to the Wonderground Spiegeltent, promising a ‘uniquely theatrical cabaret spectacular’. The cast’s heritage is impeccable, featuring a generous dose of […]

Burlesque at London Wonderground 2014 (Part Two)

Burlesque at London Wonderground 2014 (Part Two)Read more

London Wonderground is set to spice up the Southbank for a third year this summer, with an extensive and varied programme of events covering cabaret, comedy, music, circus, and burlesque.  I heartily recommend multiple visits to Wonderground; you can enjoy a cool drink in the gardens with lanterns dancing above you in the trees, browse […]