Online Cabaret Szalon
Live on Zoom
Last Saturday of Every Month
Tickets from $15
Announcing our October Online Cabaret via Zoom!
We are absolutely thrilled to announce some of our feature artists for the October Szalon!
Dark Legend - Patrick Bath
Internationally acclaimed writer, director, actor, musician, teacher
and clown, Ballarat's dark treasure Patrick Bath has worked professionally world wide for over twenty years with acts including the Dead Salesmen and the Dirty Brothers Dark Party.
Patrick is a isa member of The League of Sideshow superstars and a regular performer with The Australian Shakespeare Company.
Wholesomely terrifying - Clara Cupcakes
Burlesque dropout, vaudevillian vagabond, fanatic flailer, raconteur & cute-as-fuck clown, Clara Cupcakes is bringing vaudeville back and them other rubes don’t know how to act.
This bearcat will have you in stitches with her insane antics before you can say horsefeathers. Dancer, madcap flapper, gin soaked floozy, complete and utter clown, you’ll go positively doolally for Clara Cupcakes.
Gothic Royalty - Immacualta
From seedy goth lounges to movie sets, since the 1990's Immaculata have brought their own flavour of the dark side of electronica to variously adorned creatures of the night.
Mixing in a touch of camp new-romantic sensibility they are a cocktail worthy of Halloween.⠀⠀
Ballarat's Cabaret Queen - Nellie Minnelli
Ballarat born and bred with a theatrical career spanning 30 years, Nellie Minelli has worked in cabaret, classical dance, musical theatre, vaudeville, and comedy.
A trailblazer of variety performance, Nellie founded the first and only regional burlesque and vaudeville school here in Ballarat.
Nellie is a performer, choreographer, production manager, stage manager, director, producer and mentor. Nellie is incredibly passionate about cabaret and firmly believes that live entertainment is needed now more than ever.
Operatic Cabaret Sweetheart - Issie Hart
Purveyor of Charm, Issie Hart (They/Them) is an award winning soprano and creator of radical cabaret works that have toured extensively across Australia and internationally.
Hart’s work has been described as ‘The Rarest of things... Theatre that mattered’ Arts Hub Australia and ‘Radical, Transgressive Chic’ The Guardian, UK.
Hart was part of the creative development team of award winning circus cabaret show, Rouge and toured with the show for 3 years.
Hart has also received a number of awards in prestigious Australian classical singing competitions. Hart has worked in theatre, opera, independent film, community radio and television. ‘Gutsy and Likeable’ Cameron Woodhead – The Age.
“Hart is amazing, she projects a voice better than any I’ve heard this (Edinburgh) festival. I loved it." - ScotsGay