Cabaret of Curiosities

Cabaret and Variety (puppetry, theatre)

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  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Hearing not needed
    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 1 year
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Description

Join the one-eyed magician Count Ocular and friends for a gothic, vaudeville experience in the bizarre world of the Cabaret of Curiosities. In a modern reimagining of the traditional puppet booth show, otherworldly creatures appear in a variety of unique puppetry acts that will amaze, bemuse and entertain. Expect tabletop puppetry, close-up magic, original music, laughter, wonder and mystery in an intimate extravaganza for the whole family.

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General venue access

  • Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    Hearing not needed
  • Accessible entry: Small ramp from street level into the Gardens. Gardens are grass surface.
  • Wheelchair access type: Temporary Ramp, 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


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

Julia Timpson 4 days ago

Beautiful, whimsical, imaginative entertainment from a time before multimedia and sound effects. We were transfixed. Lovely venue as well.

Mayte Beltran 13 days ago

This has been my first experience with the puppet theatre and I have to say I'm amazed about what these two guys have put me through.
Puppets were just alive!!! Very impressive and tender.
No doubt I'll keep my atention into this kind of theatre for now on. Highly recommended.
5 stars.

Shaun Higgins 19 days ago

Went to see the Cabaret of Curiosities today, what a show! Beautiful puppets, fantastic characters masterfully handled in a cute little venue. It was a really enchanting show, and can see these guys going from strength to strength!


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The Wee Review (4/5 stars) 1 day ago

This wonderful show suffers only from circumstances beyond the company’s control, being situated, venue-wise, in a tent in Hill Square.  That’s a tent tent with a pole up the middle of it, not a spiegeltent or other suitable-for-crowds marquee.   Left to the mercy of natural light, obstructed sight lines...

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ThreeWeeks (4/5 stars) 9 days ago

Tucked away in the tent outside theSpace @ Symposium Hall, ‘Cabaret Of Curiosities’ is the kind of unexpected late-day Fringe delight you feel pleased to have discovered. An array of puppets, piloted by two skilled performers, present a variety show encompassing magic, clowning, storytelling and more. The character Edgar, a...

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Dates, Times and Prices