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Comedian Robyn Perkins brings her show ‘Million Dollar Maybe’ to Fringe

Comedian Robyn Perkins brings her show ‘Million Dollar Maybe’ to Fringe

Comedian Robyn Perkins is in Perth bringing her show Million Dollar Maybe to Fringe World. “It’s two stories that I weave together.” Perkins tells OUTinPerth just days ahead of her opening night. “One if my love story, and realising that I’m bisexual, and spoilers – falling in love with my girlfriend. “The flipside of that is that I […]

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Review | Twin comedians deliver big laughs with ‘Pear’

Review | Twin comedians deliver big laughs with ‘Pear’

Pear | Perth Cultural Centre | til Feb 19 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★   As I write this review we’ve Don’t Tell The Bride UK version on the TV, in the background. We’ve arrived home from tonight’s Fringe World Festival offering – Pear.  I’ve made dinner for the fam and now I’m able to reflect on the […]

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Review | Neurodiversity Unmasked: an admirable but unfulfilling show

Review | Neurodiversity Unmasked: an admirable but unfulfilling show

Neurodiversity Unmasked | Connections Nightclub | Until 11th Feb | ★ ★ ½  The great thing about Fringe World is that it has a huge diversity of theatrical experiences on offer ranging from circus to burlesque, drag and acrobats, theatre, music and everything else you can think of in between, and often all in the same […]

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Review | BarbieQ shines in ‘Dolly Parton: Backwoods Barbie’

Review | BarbieQ shines in ‘Dolly Parton: Backwoods Barbie’

Dolly Parton: Backwoods Barbie | Connections Nightclub | 11 Feb | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★ BarbieQ, who is potentially the world’s biggest Dolly Parton fan, is back with a new Fringe World show that pays homage to her hero. It is just sensational. Having garnered acclaim for 2021’s A Dolly Parton Spectacular and 2022’s Here I Come Again, Perth’s leading drag […]

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Review | ‘A Space Oddi-Tease’ is out of this world

Review | ‘A Space Oddi-Tease’ is out of this world

A Space Oddi-Tease | Rosemount Hotel | ★ ★ ★ ½  Intergalactic travel, aliens and spaceships mix with song and dance in this production from Perth performance school Lady Velvet Cabaret. With their troupe and teachers featuring in the show, a combination of talents was used to tell the story of two struggling artists to get […]

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Dean Misdale chats about drag, changes and challenges

Dean Misdale chats about drag, changes and challenges

Dean Misdale’s solo show Life’s a Drag returns to Fringe World this week. Each year Misdale completely changes the show adding different songs and stories from their adventurous life. Ahead of the opening night Misdale sat down with Graeme Watson for a wide-ranging interview chatting about big changes in their life. From taking their work to the […]

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Review | ‘Happy Endings’ reworks your favourite fairy tales

Review | ‘Happy Endings’ reworks your favourite fairy tales

Happy Endings | Perth Cutural Centre | Until 19th Feb | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  Presenter by local troupe Tone and Cheek, the team behind the highly successful Club D’Amour, this new show is an impressive presentation that showcases the performers many talents. Following the footsteps of Sondheim’s Into the Woods this show mashes together many of your favourite childhood […]

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Review | Everybody’s welcome at ‘CLUB FREAK OUT!’

Review | Everybody’s welcome at ‘CLUB FREAK OUT!’

CLUB FREAK OUT! | De Parel | til Feb 18 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ½  There are some offerings at Fringe World that truly capture the spirit of the festival. There is certainly no shortage of talent across the breadth of this year’s program, and audiences are lucky enough to be able to catch an array […]

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Review | Tom Ballard’s ‘It Is I’ is an endless hour of laughs

Review | Tom Ballard’s ‘It Is I’ is an endless hour of laughs

Tom Ballard: It Is I | Oasis Comedy Club | Until 12 Feb | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  Once upon a time Tom Ballard was on our radio every morning, and later he delivered his cutting takes on the day’s news on the brilliant, but short-lived, Tonightly.        His stream about his hopes that artificial intelligence […]

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Review | Spellbinding feats about in ‘The Seven Sins of Sideshow Femmes’

Review | Spellbinding feats about in ‘The Seven Sins of Sideshow Femmes’

The Seven Sins of Sideshow Femmes | Planet Royale | til Feb 5 | ★ ★ ★ ★ ★  A show with more turns and kinks than a cheap garden hose, Sideshow Femmes is a powerhouse production of epic proportions. Taking us through each of the seven sins were an expert group of Australia’s best, their names well […]

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