Red Bennies Cabaret
Red Bennies Cabaret every Saturday night at Red Bennies presents allstar lineups of Melbournes best circus / burlesque / cabaret and sideshow perfomers! Alongside this weeks triple bill enjoy the music of Brad Spolding(Snuff Puppets) and Mike Gurrieri(Deeper Motions).
Andrea Makris(Belly Dance)
Andrea Makris, Director of Underbelly Dance, has been studying, performing and teaching Belly dance in far flung corners of the world for over a decade, including Cairo, Toronto, Dublin, Kas (Turkey) and pretty much in every city in Australia. From intimate crowds of 30000 at Fed Square to raucous soirees of 8, this girl's shimmies, isolations and chutzpah have been known to mesmerise, stun and delight.
Rani Huszar(Squish Box)
Rani Huszar began her performance career at an early age. Exposed to ballet and Indian dance at age 5, she later joined a Brisbane based amateur theatre group called The Play House and from age 9 played leading roles for several children’s theatre productions. .
Rani has always pursued her love of Dance. From Eastern Belly –dance, Flamenco, African dance and Bharatanatyam to Latin American, Salsa , Merenge, Cha Cha, Samba and Tango. .
After leaving Oxley College in 1994, Rani began performing professionally, dancing at, festivals, restaurants, and weddings. One year later she discovered ‘Sideshow’ and joined forces with ’St Mathew’s Freak Show’ dancing with a 6 foot python and doing a costume change in a small box whilst 13 swords were stabbed through. .
Danial Oldaker (Bell Boy)
World Class Physical Comedian Daniel Oldaker is an original humorist, and a man with his finger on the pulsing heart of absurdity. Presently he spends 4 months of each year touring to Europe, America & Asia, performing his highly innovative one-man & duo physical comedy shows. Daniel proudly presents "The Bellboy" a service man with too many suitcases and not enough time on his hands. Balancing, juggling, tumbling and warm audience interaction combines to make this a vaudeville experience in the best European tradition. A sublime display of physical skill and comic timing as Daniel explores the ups and downs of life's baggage.
DJs: Brad Spolding, Mike Gurrieri
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