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Review | ‘George Michael is Greek’ is a show about culture

Review | ‘George Michael is Greek’ is a show about culture

George Michael is Greek | The Cheeky Sparrow | Until 24th February | ★ ★ ★   George Dimarelos is a total douchebag. For the record, those are his words, not mine. Well, not really his words, but words that several strangers have used to describe him. To understand what I mean, well, you’ll have to see […]

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Review | DIVAS – All Male Revue is an all-star extravaganza

Review | DIVAS – All Male Revue is an all-star extravaganza

DIVAS – All Male Revue | Connections Nightclub / Stevenson Theatre til Feb 23rd | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  What do you mean you didn’t know Adele, Liza, and Madonna were in Perth right now? Six of Perth’s best drag talents return to the Connections’ stage to showcase their best pop star impersonations in DIVAS – All […]

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Review | Briefs Close Encounters is a camp queer dream brought to life

Review | Briefs Close Encounters is a camp queer dream brought to life

Briefs: Close Encounters | The West Australian Spiegeltent | til Feb 25th | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ The bawdy boylesque spectacular that is Briefs is back in Perth with an interstellar new show that proves why they remain a Fringe World favourite. Hosted by the inimitable Shivannah (Fez Faanana), the fellas bring their heated fusion of circus and […]

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Review | The Yonder takes us to the weird part of Fringe World

Review | The Yonder takes us to the weird part of Fringe World

  The Yonder | The Blue Room | til Feb 18th | ★ ★ ★ ★  Warning: we have officially landed in the weird part of Fringe. Don’t panic! You will experience, for the next week at least, a sluice of shows that delve deep into the absurd. Set your thrusters to fun and let those shields […]

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Review | Dani Cabs is Poncho Orange

Review | Dani Cabs is Poncho Orange

Poncho Orange | The Belgian Palace | til Feb 18th | ★ ★ ★ ★  Play should be a mandatory part of adult life. I mean, look at us… all dreary with our day time jobs and this oh so chic late capitalist grind on our souls. Is this living? No. But exploring play and playfulness sure […]

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Review | Fleabag is a mixed bag featuring guinea pigs and porn

Review | Fleabag is a mixed bag featuring guinea pigs and porn

Fleabag | The Blue Room | til Feb 24th | ★ ★ ★ ½  I must admit that FLEABAG is the first time that I’ve seen guinea pigs and porn appear in a play together. Both equally important themes to the plot of the show, the question of how a play based around an overly-sexual owner […]

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Review | Larry Dean defeats the stand-up cynic with Fandan

Review | Larry Dean defeats the stand-up cynic with Fandan

Larry Dean – Fandan | The Gold Digger | til Feb 18th | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ I was recently told that you can almost always tell a show is going to be bad by the promotional images. Apparently the rule of thumb is that if it features somebody needlessly pulling an awkward face, or their body […]

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Review | Bring out the maracas for What The Fandango?!

Review | Bring out the maracas for What The Fandango?!

What The Fandango?! | De Parel Spiegeltent | til Feb 17th | ★ ★ ★ ★   The huge tent was crammed full when Robert Hofmann come out on stage with a couple of maracas to perform his South American inspired theme song. The North Perth cabaret performer has gathered obviously many fans since he first introduced his […]

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Review | Jacob’s Party is the party of the year

Review | Jacob’s Party is the party of the year

  Jacob’s Party | The Deluxe | til Feb 17th | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Side-splittingly brilliant, Jacob’s Party is the millennial torch song for every queer kid who has ever experienced social anxiety. Or for every queer kid who has constantly found themselves on the outside. Or very every queer kid who, like me, just wanted […]

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Review | Get ensnared by The Booby Trap

The Booby Trap | The Edith Spiegeltent | til Feb 14th | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  The Twisted Vaudeville Circus are back at Fringe World with another showcase of Australia’s best and most unique cabaret talent. Burlesque and drag performers have come together to show Fringe World audiences what Perth has to offer, and nothing makes me […]

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