Five cabaret shows at Edinburgh Fringe 2011

Meow Meow, Ali McGregor, Le Gateau Chocolat and Cabaret Whore among highlights


This article is from 2011.

Five cabaret shows at Edinburgh Fringe 2011

Meow Meow
A firm Fringe favourite, this purrfectly glitzy performer brings her edgy post-feminist cabaret woes to the International Festival, as part of a much-anticipated work-in-progress.
The Hub, Castlehill, 0131 473 2015, 17 & 18 Aug, 2.30pm, £6.

Fascinating Aida: Cheap Flights
When you’re racking up over 6m hits on YouTube, chances are you’re doing something right – and these long-running comedy cabaret ladies most certainly are.
Gilded Balloon Teviot, Teviot Row House, 0131 622 6552, 5–29 Aug, 6.45pm, £12.50–£14 (£11.50–£13).

Ali McGregor: Something Old, Something New
If a night of jazz, pop, classical-tinged highs and velvety lows appeals, McGregor’s your gal.
Assembly George Square, 0131 623 3030, 3–11 Aug, 7.40pm, £12–£14 (£11–£13). Previews 3 & 4 Aug, £5.

Cabaret Whore: More, More, More
Hailed as one of Time Out’s Top 10 Cabaret Acts for 2011, award-winning singer Sarah Louise Young introduces desperate divas from around the globe.
Underbelly, Cowgate, 6–28 Aug (not 17), 4.55pm, £9 (£8). Previews 4 & 5 Aug, £6.

Le Gateau Chocolat
Anything La Clique-related tickles The List’s fancy and this delicious showman, and operatic diva-in-waiting, is sure to offer an appetising solo performance.
Assembly George Square, 0131 623 3030, 6–28 Aug (not 8, 12, 22), 9.15pm, £12–£14 (£11–£13). Preview 5 Aug, £8.

Meow Meow Live in London Teaser

Fascinating Aida - Silver Jubilee DVD Trailer


Cabaret Whore Encore! Free Festival Edinburgh Fringe promo 2010

AMI XVI 2010 - Le Gateau Chocolat

This article is from 2011.

Meow Meow

Edgy post-feminist cabaret work-in-progress. Part of Edinburgh International Festival.

Ali McGregor's Something Old, Something New

Ali McGregor returns with a limited season of songs both old and new (and sometimes blue). Hear songs you haven’t heard in years alongside versions of songs you thought you'd never hear again, accompanied by one of Australia’s finest jazz pianists. ‘Cabaret favourite Ali McGregor has the kind of silky smooth singing voice…

Le Gateau Chocolat

A charmingly cheeky solo debut from the showstopper of La Clique. This outrageous operatic diva, with a penchant for lycra, delivers a delectable confection of mesmerising songs. Conquering a vast spectrum of musical genres, Le Gateau Chocolat lends his cheeky attitude and exquisite baritone voice to jazz, pop, musical…

Cabaret Whore: More! More! More!

Brilliant character comedy with sparkling original songs. Award-winning Sarah-Louise Young introduces desperate divas from around the globe. ‘Model of polished musical storytelling. Edinburgh loves her. So do we’ ★★★★★ (Time Out Critic’s Choice). The Spirit of the Fringe and ThreeWeeks Editors’ Award winner returns…

Fascinating Aïda: Cheap Flights

Cheeky comedy songs from this cabaret trio.


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