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Fringe goes out with a bang – Perth Now, 20th February 2012

Posted 21st February, 2012 by

Fringe goes out with a bang by:Arylene Westlake  From:PerthNow  February 20, 2012 11:07AM 7 comments Fringe World Festival performers (L-R) Melanie Bruyer, festival director Marcus Canning, Bec Elshaw, Kat Traill and Thom Smyth celebrate their success in Perth. Picture: Richard Hatherly Source: PerthNow PERTH’S first fully-fledged Fringe Festival went out with a bang last night with their inaugural awards ceremony, but not before organisers crack open the bubbly... • read more •

Welcome to the church of sin in Mardi Gras Tease – Perth Now – 20th February 2012

Posted 21st February, 2012 by

Welcome to the church of sin in Mardi Gras Tease by: Sarah Dunstan  From: PerthNow  February 20, 2012 3:30PM Sugar Blue Burlesque presents Mardi Gras Tease. Source: PerthNow SUGAR Blue Burlesque welcomes you into their gospel church of sin, complete with faith healing and many a ‘praise boobies.’ After being passed complimentary hankies, the ‘Shrove Tuesday’ inspired celebration of song and dance begins. Decked out in their Sunday best, two faith-crazed,... • read more •

Premier Colin Barnett talks up Fringe World benefits, Perth Now December 19th 2011

Posted 21st November, 2011 by

FRINGE WORLD: Miss Squeezy Box (Nikki Dagostino), A’dora Derriere (Melanie Bruyer), Marcus Canning (Fringe World Director), Premier Colin Barnett, The Astonishing Johnny Domino and Coco Poppin (Melanie Naumoff) who are some of the 800 artists who will be performing. Picture: Daniel Wilkins Source: PerthNow PREMIER Colin Barnett reckons Perth has plenty of “highbrow” culture now that he’s leapt into the spotlight to promote Perth’s Fringe... • read more •

Burlesque festival looks to Australia for razzle-dazzle, Sydney Morning Herald, 5 October 2011

Posted 5th October, 2011 by

Burlesque festival looks to Australia for razzle-dazzle Ruby Boukabou October 5, 2011 Searching for originality … the artistic director of the Paris Burlesque Festival, Juliette Dragon. Photo: Jean-Philippe Carre FROM the popular music halls of the 1900s and Josephine Baker at the Folies Bergere in the 1920s to today, Paris has been a jewel in the international cabaret and burlesque crown. Once the rendezvous of silent... • read more •

Saucy ‘stars’ set to razzle-dazzle – August 30, 2011 issue of Fremantle Gazette

Posted 7th September, 2011 by

Saucy ‘stars’ set to razzle-dazzle Fun and frivolity will reign at ‘wartime’ spectacular when burlesque is performed to a live big band arts   By ANNI FORDHAM SWING by Fremantle’s Fly by Night Musicians Club on September 10 to step back in time and be entertained by the ‘stars of yesteryear’, in a unique homage to wartime performers.   Sugar Blue Burlesque and the Oz Big Band have teamed... • read more •

Clara Cupcakes on Today Tonight!

Posted 16th August, 2011 by

Our gorgeous starlet Clara Cupcakes was featured on ‘Today Tonight’ TV on Channel 7 tonight! An article was written about her as well on the ‘Today Tonight’ website. By day Elly Squire works as a receptionist, quiet, mild mannered. At home she’s deft hand at baking but she’s taken her love of Cupcakes from the kitchen to the hurley burley world of the theatre. By... • read more •

The big top gets sexy – 6th May 2011

Posted 6th May, 2011 by

The big top gets sexy ACCESS ALL AREAS, The West Australian May 6, 2011, 9:40 am Perth’s Sugar Blue Burlesque will sex up the Circus Joseph Ashton big top at Langley Park tomorrow night. Following three sold-out shows at Fringe World in February, the local burlesque outfit will join forces with the carny folk for a one-night-only performance. The night will feature vaudevillian antics from... • read more •
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