30 Jan Fringe Festival Best Australian and International Shows
How will you decide which will be the best show for you? What will you see this Fringe Festival?
Well, this Peddle blog is dedicated to showcasing our favourite shows.
Without further ado, here are Peddle’s picks for our favourite Australian and International Fringe Shows.
EL BIZARRO: GLAMOUR! DANGER! FREAKS!
The weirdest and most offensive show out there, prepare your eyeballs.
The all-out spectacle that has audiences fainting, throwing up escaping the front row! Can you handle it? Do you dare join us? Where do YOU draw the line? Get out of your comfort zone with a rollercoaster ride of sideshow, cabaret & variety marvels, sourced from across the globe.
Jacqueline Fury is seriously impressive
Witness cunning stunts performed by a stunning…woman!
Come on a noir adventure of old-world glamour both beautiful and bizarre. Brisbane burlesque queen and international sideshow showgirl Jacqueline Furey asks: When being femme can be fatal, what’s left to fear?
This is a high octane spectacle of “wild stunts, exotic beats… mesmerising flames… packed full of magical jaw-dropping moments, fuelled by sensual choreography and a wicked sense of humour.
2 RUBY KNOCKERS, 1 JADED DICK: A DIRK DARROW INVESTIGATION
-Comedy at Rosie O Grady’s, 22-17, 6-10 Feb
Australia’s favourite American mentalist detective is back. More murders. More explosions.
Wowing crowds the world over, this hilarious gumshoe is part-comedian, part mind-reader, part magician, part storyteller, and all gritty retro 1930’s film-noir!
AMY HETHERINGTON: WHERE THEY HIDE THE CRAZY
NT Comedy/ Stand Up
It’s no secret that the Northern Territory is Australia’s Florida – in that it’s where we hide all our crazy. From the top-end comes Amy Hetherington and her precarious balance of infectious optimism and tales of Darwin’s batsh*t insanity.
After a sell-out run at FRINGE WORLD in 2017, Amy returns with her second solo show ‘Where They Hide The Crazy’.
CAM VENN – CHARLES HORSE LAYS AN EGG
On a lonely space station, one unlikely hero holds the fate of humanity in his hands. A surreal physical comedy, unlike anything you have ever seen.
“Gut bustingly hilarious”
DAMIEN POWER – MAN PUTS HIS DREAMS IN A SOCK
Achieve your dreams. Reach your full potential. Be the best that you can be. God is dead but not to worry — there is a new religion of our time: You!
In this hilarious new hour, multi-award winning comedian Damien Power will delve into our culture of narcissism.
LEWIS GARNHAM: YOU CAN’T ALWAYS GET WHAT YOU WANT
Indigenous dance sensations and landmark dance/theatre company that took the world by storm present their internationally acclaimed smash hit production. Unique, infectious, high-energy… like a confetti cannon point blank to the heart.
Djuki Mala wow audiences with a spectacular fusion of traditional dance, pop-culture, and storytelling that is a marvel of timing, comedy, and clowning with a hefty dose of heart and soul.
BUBBLE SHOW FOR ADULTS ONLY
LA SOIRÉE 2019
100% African, 100% Energy, 100% Fun, Cirque Africa, is a one of a kind show that is sure to amaze and enthrall all who see it. A 100% African cultural experience, Cirque Africa is a vibrant and highly entertaining blockbuster production which transports each audience to the positive side of Africa.
See the most vibrant and entertaining African cultural experience.
25 YEARS OF STAND-UP
– “Scottish comedy brilliance”
“One of the finest acts on the Scottish comedy circuit” Guardian
Vladimir McTavish has been a full-time stand-up comedian since 1993, join as he delves into over two decades of comedy back-catalog by spinning a wheel on which is marked every year from 1993 onwards. Wherever it lands, he has to do a topical routine from that year.
BEST OF IRISH COMEDY
– Day time hit on the Tiki as Fk Rooftop || 2-2, 9-10, 16-17 Feb 3.30pm
In this hilarious character comedy the Queen of erotic fiction, Pamela DeMenthe invites her fans to learn the secrets of her success & enjoy a sneak preview of her seminal novel, Sticky Digits. However, during the reading things take a darker turn & it becomes clear that this book reveals much more about her own saucy desires & troubles than she anticipated. This comedy theatre promises a hilarious rollercoaster of salacious storytelling & sexual imagery that will be burned into the memory for years.
Absolutely amazing acts from awesome Aussies and inspiring internationals.
Go check these out for a good time.