Frid 2 Oct Camden Cabaret & Burlesque
Multi Award-Winning ALETIA UPSTAIRS “Delivers a potent set with resonant clarity and a biting intent aligned with her stage persona, which is both formidable and wry.” – Ben Walters (The Scotsman)“Aletia gave a great performance full of passion and humour. The audience loved it.” ✭✭✭✭✭ – Patrick Harrington (Counter Culture)“Challenging and courageous. This lady in red shines like a newborn star.” – Kevin Short (International Times)“A Queer Love Of Dix is a quality piece of theatre and performance art…a well-crafted script and beautifully sung songs…a performance of mastery.” ✭✭✭✭✭ – Mark Calvert (Mumble)“Aletia Upstairs, a spectacular performance artist and scholar…masterly construct…skilful intermediacy.” ✭✭✭✭✭ – James O’Brien (Edinburgh Festival.org)“Important and inspirational work; The words, and songs,are spoken and sung with such thought-provoking purity and love.” – Kevin Short (International Times)“One of those little Edinburgh Fringe gems — Upstairs is joyful, sulky, sexy and seductive as Mata Hari. Do go and see this if you can.” ✭✭✭✭✭ – Carrie Gooch (ScotsGay)“A strong performance that includes attractive and evocative singing.” ✭✭✭✭ – Theatre Guide London“Strong, melodic and dramatic delivery…Evocatively punctuates the narrative with songs.” – The Stage“She can write, she understands the use of irony.” – BPM Magazine“Knows how to own a stage…her style was refreshing, moody and beautiful.” – The South African“Aletia was mind-blowing.” – Live Jam TV“She has an earthy, raw voice with a lot of potential and honest emotion. Her down-tempo songs are her true strength.” – London Music Blog + Highly entertaining drag queen RUBY VIOLET Ruby Violet burst on to the scene in 2018 and is making her mark up and down the county. From the deepest depths of Essex Ruby has crawled her way into showbiz. From touring the world singing on cruise ships to the pubs and clubs of the UK, Ruby will dazzle you with her own brand of campery. Last year she was nominated for a QX cabaret award for best drag queen.
Highly entertaining drag queen RUBY VIOLET Ruby Violet burst on to the scene in 2018 and is making her mark up and down the county. From the deepest depths of Essex Ruby has crawled her way into showbiz. From touring the world singing on cruise ships to the pubs and clubs of the UK, Ruby will dazzle you with her own brand of campery. Last year she was nominated for a QX cabaret award for best drag queen.
. one of Ireland’s top stand-up comedians AIDEEN McQUEEN Aideen McQueen is one of Ireland’s top standup comedians. She burst onto the circuit seven years ago, making it to the final of the “Funny’s Funny” Competition in the UK just after her third gig. She does regular TV appearances on RTE, TG4, BBC Northern Ireland and BBC RAdio 4. She is one of the resident comperes at the world famous International Comedy Club Dublin and has appeared alongside such acts as Sean Hughs, Reginald D Hunter, Ardal O’ Hanon, Dylan Moran,Hal Cruttenden, Johnny Vegas and Frankie Boyle.In 2019 she performed in two, sell out Edinburgh shows. She has performed at The Vodaphone Comedy Festival, The Electric Picnic Festival, Prague Comedy Festival, to name but a few. She has just moved to the UK , her Podcast “Tips From The Top” is broadcast by Joke Pit every Sunday at 8pm
Guest host Multi Award-Winning hilarious comedian DOMINIC FRISBY ‘Mercurially witty,’ the Spectator; viciously funny and inventive The Guardian; ʻ Great comedy talent Chortle. DF is a veteran of the circuit, perhaps best known for his unacceptable songs.
Neo Burlesque MISS LOLLY MAY Neo burlesque LOLLY MAY Geek chic meets traditional mid-century style with this pin curled Potterhead: Miss Lolly May is a vintage vixen who is cheery, charming and a little bit cheeky. She’ll put a spell on you!
EVANGELINE LA POM
Burlesque EVANGELINE LA POM From Swan Lake to showgirl; Evie is the fallen ballerina. Whilst she still occasionally dabbles in pointe shoes and tutus, rhinestones, glitter and tassels are now her true calling. Give this Pom a stage and watch her sparkle. started out her career as an actress and singer, playing roles such as ‘Gabby’ in As the Bell Rings on Disney Channel, ‘Ed’ in Midsomer Murders on ITV, and ‘Little Cosette’ in Les Miserables. A professionally trained dancer, she performed in the Olympic Opening Ceremony and has worked as a cabaret dancer in Bournemouth and London since 2012.