Frances Ruffelle: Beneath the Dress (3 stars)

This article is from 2010

Frances Ruffelle: Beneath the Dress

Cheeky, sexy and surprising cabaret-esque show

Given Ruffelle’s showbiz background – she’s the daughter of London theatre school founder Sylvia Young and a Tony Award-winning star of West End and Broadway musicals such as Les Misérables and Chicago – it’s unsurprising that her cabaret-esque Fringe appearance should be consummately professional. It’s also cheeky, sexy and comes with a few surprises as she reworks songs, switching from lounge to punk, jazz, blues and 60s pop.

Pleasance @ Ghillie Dhu, 556 6550, until 30 Aug, 8.15pm, £14–£15 (£12.50–£13.50).

Frances Ruffelle: Beneath The Dress

  • 3 stars

Join West End and Broadway star of 'Les Miserables' and 'Chicago', Frances Ruffelle, on an exciting musical journey as she explores and reveals the true 'Frankie Ruff'... Old standards like you've never heard them before and new songs you'll wanna hear again. Cheeky, sexy, hauntingly beautiful; Edinburgh's hottest and…

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