The More Bang for your Buck Burlesque Show
Want a little last minute perk up before you hit the daily grind next week? Feel like a Sunday roast a little less family-friendly?
Well baby, we've got the girls to make you love Sunday nights again! These sassy broads love to bump, grind, and shake all the way into next week. They'll give you something to smile about as you daydream at your little office cubicle...
The kind folks at Red Bennies have decided an end-of-weekend burlesque injection is just what the world needs right now, and have the girl show to prove it!
So hustle on down to our little oasis on Chapel for a naughty early night snack before bed time...
After almost a year Rosy Rabbit is returning to the stage in a galactic way! The stars have aligned to welcome her back... Forces of evil beware!
Australia’s darling of burlesque, Rosy Rabbit has spent the last 6 years forging her background in classical ballet and musical theatre into her very own take on bump 'n' grind! Burlesque has become an unrivaled outlet for her creative passions including performance, costume design and event production. As co-founder and producer of the Australian Burlesque Festival Rosy is passionate about building and uniting the community and embracing the many facets of this timeless and ever-changing art of tease and sensuality.
A shining star in the burlesque revival Rosy has performed at many of Australia’s premier burlesque and subculture events, music festivals and regular showcases. She also toured North America and Canada in 2009 and was selected to perform at the 2010 London Burlesque Week.
"The Strawberry Siren Stands out with her good looks and peculiar but hypnotic brand of Burlesque tease.” - Australian Stage.
Miss Strawberry Siren has been dazzling Burlesque audiences both in Australia and overseas for the last 4 years. No stranger to the stage, Miss Strawberry has been performing since the tender age of 12 (yes.... that’s 16 years under lights!) Miss Strawberry draws on her extensive background in Circus, Theatre and Dance to provide a fresh and fancy take on Burlesque that she likes to call Cirlesque!
Miss Strawberry has performed for many high quality events and companies including the Fringe Festival, The Australian Burlesque Festival, Tim Burton Exhibition Opening, Red Door Burlesque, The Ruby Revue, The Burlesque Bar, Dr Sketchy’s, Ink & Lead, Red Bennies, The Flying Fruit Fly Circus and Parasouls. The Strawberry Siren is a resident beauty at The Burlesque Bar in Fitzroy! And was recently crowned “Miss Burlesque Victoria 2010!” and was awarded the title of "Entertainer of the Year!" at Miss Burlesque Australia 2010.
Scarlett, a Melbourne based Burlesque performer, arrives through the untouchable and regal world of Classical Ballet – a captivating combination for audiences who seek a thrill in the beauty of dance and the tease of burlesque. Scarlett combines a love of performing, theatrics and costume to engage audiences in dance and tease at its best. Performances are heavily influenced by music that inspires and movement that enraptures. This is the ultimate form of seduction.
With over 15 years of performing history, Scarlett brings an elegant edge to classic and neo-burlesque. Her twinkle toes have graced stages in Opera Houses in Sydney, Europe and Asia to audiences both large and intimate. Scarlett’s burlesque debut in Melbourne was in 2010, but with performances across Melbourne and Sydney her career has taken flight. Scarlett now also dabbles in theatre performance amongst her weekly burlesque shows, as Forma in Atrocity – Burlesque du Grand Guignol. The year has been a mind field of pearls, feathers and tulle, with on going thanks to the incredible Burlesque community and Melbourne’s growing intrigue in and desire for intoxicating Burlesque.
WITH YOUR RESIDENT SOUL SELECTOR & ALL THAT JAZZ..
DJ KNAVE KNIXX
The Knave is a one of a kind selector that brings you a freaky collection of boogie woogie, hip shakin', room-a-quakein' tunes!
This quirky, high octane DJ is King Pin selector of his style in homeland NZ and is making the dancefloors of Melbourne jump to his special fix of Swing Jazz, Nostalgia, Surf, Rock N Roll, Exotica, Funk and Cumbia Beat.
It's an infectious blend of nostalgic flavour that will have you swinging tree to tree though the musical jungle of groovy...
Red Bennies offers a unique experience to your traditional seated show.
Short and sweet acts appear throughout the evening, complimenting the drinking hour and breaking up your club experience. Show structures and interval times may vary. Ticket price listed is for standing room only unless otherwise specified. Limited seating is available, please contact Red Bennies on 03 9826 2689 for all group, booth and seated bookings.
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