Cabaret and Variety (absurdist, circus)

  • Underbelly’s Circus Hub on the Meadows - The Beauty
  • 21:55
  • Aug 27
  • 1 hour
  • Suitability: 18+ (Restriction)
  • Country: United States
  • Group: Blunderland Variety in Association with Underbelly
  • Warnings and additional info: Audience participation, Nudity, Scenes of a sexual nature, Strobe lighting, Strong language/swearing
  • 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


The subversive break-out hit of the international cabaret and circus circuit, we have arrived with a strong dose of what we all need at the moment: some outrageous nightlife naughtiness, club-kid antics and a heady dose of arthouse weird. Born out of the New York underground queer nightlife scene this show has titillated packed crowds worldwide who are enthralled with its uniquely whimsical and ridiculous performance combinations. Join us for an evening of sensually disastrous drag, burlesque and circus you won't forget!

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
  • Accessible entry: Access into the venue with a wheelchair can become restricted once the majority of the audience have been sat. Please turn up with ample time so you can be admitted first to ensure ease of access.
  • Wheelchair access type: Level Access

  • Stairs: Information not supplied

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

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  • Requires a complimentary personal assistant ticket to attend a performance

Albert Lin 22 days ago

It was the best cringe, scatalogical, and weird show that I saw at Fringe. One of the handful of shows I wouldn't tell my parents about and I think that was the intent here. The MC's dry almost anti-joke humor worked for me as well as the acts there. 4/5

Alexandra Christle 37 days ago

The most mesmerising and stunning queer acid trip. The skill. The showmanship. Best late night show I’ve been to in a while! Go.

Sarah 38 days ago

Take the warnings very seriously - this show is not for the faint hearted but that is what makes it so fantastic. An unbelievable amount of talent, a wild ride with people who do what they do best. I was screaming in a combination of awe, shock and sometimes horror many times during this show. Not a show which just relies on the novelty of the content, there are some serious skills in this cast. Australian circus rarely disappoints, and this is another one I will return to year after year.

Elaine Rankin 45 days ago

Reading the reviews we went along expecting to find strong language , nudity , burlesque and circus acts , it was all of that but it wasn’t as professional as I’d hoped , a bit amateurish in places , the compare was hilarious but a couple of the acts disappointing , a show with a mixture of talent

Kate 48 days ago

Fantastic show - funny, raunchy and such skilled artists! A real gem!

Rach 50 days ago

Saw this show last night and it was everything I had hoped it would be and more. Great acts, awesome music to accompany it. I was hollowing with laughter and stunned to awe at the skill of the acrobatics. Everyone gave a standing ovation at the end. Book now to avoid disappointment

Ollie 52 days ago

Incredibly entertaining. Excellent show and mostly in awe. Boundary pushing without being garish. Side splitting in the right places, and wonderment in the others. Exceptional show.

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Everything Theatre (5/5 stars) 40 days ago

It will tease your senses and keep you on the edge of your seat.

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Culture Fix (4/5 stars) 46 days ago

Blunderland is punky, raunchy high-energy circus. Not for the easily shocked, this act born out of the NYC night club scene is delightfully raucous mayhem.

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