1 and Only Absolute Burlesque Cabaret

Cabaret and Variety (burlesque, cabaret)

  • Paradise in Augustines - The Sanctuary
  • 22:35
  • Aug 5-12, 14-19, 21-27
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 18+ (Guideline)
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Sassy School of Burlesque
  • Warnings and additional info: Scenes of a sexual nature, More information
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. You'll find more information about accessibile performances and how to book tickets in the accessibility tab below.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years
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Delighting audiences with sell-out shows since 2017 we are back! Experience our new glitter and glamour extravaganza from Edinburgh's only school of homegrown hotties. In another must-see show, celebrate with us the magic that is burlesque and cabaret. Returning will be some of your favourite performers as well as some new sparkly artists. Sassy School embraces the ethos that everybody is a burlesque body. Let's celebrate this together in a night of love, laughter and sensuality. 'A burlesque night full of character and fun that gets the crowd on their feet' (Audience review).

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Audience enters from George IV Bridge, with a couple of steps from the street into the building. A temporary ramp is available when required. The Sanctuary has level access from front of house. The audience enter down the side of a raked seating rig, with one row of seats on the floor and several further rows accessed via steps on a central aisle.
  • Wheelchair access type: Temporary Ramp, Level Access

  • Stairs: 2 - 5
    Number of stairs is provided as guidance and is not in addition to any wheelchair access type (lift/ramp etc) stated above.

Each venue can contain several space with different accessibly information. Visit the venue page for full venue accessibility info

How and when to make an access booking

Our access tickets service is available to anyone who:

  • Would like to book specific accessibility services, e.g. a hearing loop, audio description headsets, captioning units, seating in relation to the location of the BSL interpreter
  • Requires extra assistance when at a venue
  • Has specific seating requirements
  • Is a wheelchair user
  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

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