Big Bennies Sat May 5th
On stage, dance floor or hanging from the ceiling, every Saturday night this lush art deco inspired venue comes to life with the crème of local and international guest performers alongside a rambunctious crowd comprised of circus kids, carney folk and vaudevillians.
With a reputation as a world class cocktail bar as well as one of the city’s most alternative club nights, the South Side Show parties till the wee hours each Saturday to the sounds of soul, funk, jazz, hiphop and cabaret show tunes served up DJs Mike Gurrieri & Andrew Padula.The biggest baddest Big Bennies yet!
Zoe Robbins can juggle burning fire sticks, colourful barrels, translucent Chinese umbrellas and fringed blankets. This act will dazzle, amaze and thrill audiences of all ages and will enhance and make special events, of all kinds. Zoe Robbins foot juggling is timeless, highly skilled and infinitely flexible.
Strings on Fire
Strings on Fire is the world’s leading violin stunt duo. Using elements of Tango, violin, fire, circus stunts and physical theatre, their shows create a unique and breathtaking combination of stunts and live music.
The company “Strings on Fire” was formed by Rachele Wildmare (Mare) and Michael Collins (Nellie) in 2006. With over six hundred performances and three world tours behind them, their passion for creating a new form of corporate and festival entertainment stands out.
“There is nothing else like this around anywhere in the world.” Dave Chameleon, MC at The Snakepit, Glastonbury Festival 2009
Physiotherapist by day, aerialist by night, Einat is re-exploring her childhood through her passion of circus arts. She has performed in Australia and abroad in acrobatics, static trapeze and tissu and generally just loves being upside-down.
Combining strength and flexibility with a touch of cheeky attitude, Einat aims to put a smile on your face and an ‘oooh’ on your lips.
Notes: Show times are approximate. Most tickets are for General Admission / standing room only - if you wish to upgrade your tickets to a table or booth, please call the Red Bennies office to make a reservation on (03) 9826 2689