Frid 6 Dec CAMDEN CABARET & BURLESQUE SHOW
BELLE DE BEAUVOIR
Sophisticated burlesque performer finalist position for Best of Cabaret 2019 and Burlesque Idol. BELLE DE BEAUVOIR (photo taken by Angus Stewart ) Inspired by vintage Parisian glamour, Belle de Beauvoir is a classic burlesque siren with a contemporary twist. The sensuality of a Montmartre courtesan, with the raunchy bump 'n' grind of a fifties pin up model, Belle de Beauvoir is a true powerhouse performer with an allure that both titillates and challenges
Highly entertaining award winning comedy operatic musical performer KATE SHORTT Kate Shortt is a freelance cellist, vocalist and workshop leader. Her work takes her through varying genres, including Portuegese fado, Classical, Jazz, Theatre, Rock and Contemporary. Work with pop artists include Gary Kemp of Spandeau Ballet, Take That and Simon Le Bon. In the contemporary theatre world she has performed and toured with composer Jocelyn Pook . Amongst her work as a session player and collaborator in varying projects, Kate has played and toured regularly with the jazz singer Christine Tobin’s band and with guitarist Phil Robson. She performs with pianist Liam Noble and poet Penny Rimbaud as a free improviser ‘… her fierce avant-garde romaticism puts her in a class of her own…’ Kate’s one woman show ‘Shortt and Sweett’ was born in London Islington at the Kings Head Theatre in 1991 and consists of original songs, impressions and comedy. It has since graced the cabaret/comedy scene in London, Austria, Edinburgh and more. ‘…she twists the dials of our genre sensitive mind, hopping from station to station like a pre – digital radio sliding in and out of wave bands…’ Alban Low – The Art Of Jazz. Her album of original songs with piano/vocals ‘Something To Tell You’ (2006) depicts life, love, and the bits in-between. (cd baby/itunes /Amazon) ‘…Emotionally rich songs, thoughtful harmonies, and heartfelt reflections on life’ (M.U. Magazine) ‘… A remarkable Cellist…’ John Fordham (The Guardian) ‘… Wild cellist with wide ranging vocals…’ – The stage ‘… Very funny polished act and a wonderful elastic face…’ – London Live Radio
funny comedian BRYAN BRADLEY His view of the world and himself was self-deprecating however he was very confident on stage and his way of thinking won over the audience” ArichComicLife.blog - Richard Gill, Comedy Blogger.
enjoyable young Norwegian comedian THOR STENBERG Thor's most recent credits include Albert in Tanya Ronder's Table, Stan and Cortina man in Made in Dagenham and Algernon Moncrieff in The Importance of Being Earnest.