Art & Entertainment | Book Reviews | Education | Entertainment Video | Health | Lifestyle | Sport | Sport Video | Search

 


Heavenly Burlesque: a Fuse Production

Media release!!!
Attention: Publicity / Events / Music / Theatre

Heavenly Burlesque: a Fuse Production

PREMIERING PERFORMANCE CABARET AND PARTY The Paramount Three weekends only!!!
16-18 February
23-25 February
2-4 March 2006
Doors open 9.30Pm
Tickets; full: $15, concs: $12, fringe addict/groups 7 + $10


Sexy, Spectacular… Unmissable!

What:
Enter the seductive world of Burlesque Circus, Dance and Cabaret, showcasing over 100 artists from New Zealand and overseas. Heavenly Burlesque transforms The Paramount into a world of live original performance and music limited to 3 weekends only.

How:
The performance world explodes with wild, fruity, ideas, dreams and images that collide and captivate. Reinvestigating Burlesque allows for an exploration and playing with ideas of "body politics" – sex, gender, courtship, media imagery, and social/ cultural expectations.

Where:
Once through the front doors the journey into elaborate worlds of performance begins. Firstly in the Bar / café area the audience will encounter installations, music and theatrical antics, then the cabaret show starts as doors open to the main stage which will host an incredible line up of amazing acts incorporating dance, circus, comedy, music and contributions from the best of the fringe. Short sharp acts no longer than 10 minutes means the show is a thrilling roller coaster ride that guarantees something for everyone! When the main stage show ends the party is just beginning in the bar with bands and DJ’s till late. All included in the ticket price! A complete festival experience in the one location. Heavenly Burlesque has it all!

Extravaganza !!!.


More! More! More! Galore! Hula Hoops, Fire-eaters and Slick Tricks, songs, comedy and high aerial work to dazzle and dancing girls to astound you.

Featuring Hoards of multi- talented performers at there spectacular best, Roll on up and see Wellington’s finest, featuring – to name but a few:

Circus performance from; Randall Fr (Aus) Pipi Ayesha–Evans (Kiwi Circus Adventures), Tom Beauchamp (Fuse), Jenny Ritchie (Maui), Deb Pope (Circus OZ) Dance works from; Maria Debrawska (Dr Charm & Lady Snake), Malia Johnston (Wearable Arts choreographer) Moana Nepia (NZ Ballet)& Recent graduates from NZDS through to Real Hot Bitches (80’s Cheese cult} Comedy from; Jo Randerson (Cracks in the Garden) Kim Potter, Fergus Aiken (Award winning street performers) Theatre from; Ake Ake (Best theatre, Fringe 02) Helen Moulder (Circa), Sara Stangring (International model), Kat Wong (Migrant Nation} Music for the Fringe Frenzy parties from; Leila Adu (Cherrie Pie), Shakespears’ Bitches (Caira Mulholland, Little Shop of Horrors) Sambassadors (NYE Civic Square), Chica (Garage band), Charlie Ash, Luke Buda (Phoenix Foundation) and the mysterious Tape Man, DJ’s Top Knot, Silverbeats, Chrisana Love, Big Bird…

Fuse Productions’ vision is to create, produce & tour exceptional physical theatre and live events, incorporating Circus, Dance, Theatre, Music and Digital technology.

Director:
Tom Beauchamp (Graduate with a Masters of Directing from Toi Whakaari: New Zealand Drama School) over ten years in the circus and International Festival circuits Artistic Directors:
-Deborah Pope (Award Winner at the 2000 Edinburgh Festival) International Theatre and circus director including Circus OZ tour director.
-Maria Dabrowska (Bachelor in contemporary dance, Unitec) an extensive career in dance and choreography, she has worked with many of New Zealand’s leading dance practitioners.
Producer:
Alana Spragg

Bookings: at The Paramount 04-384 4080
For the most up to date information and scheduled programme www.paramount.co.nz

ENDS

© Scoop Media

 
 
 
 
 
Culture Headlines | Health Headlines | Education Headlines

 

NZ On Air TV Funding: More Comedy Comes Out Of The Shadows

Paranormal Event Response Unit is a series conceived by Jemaine Clement and Taika Waititi as a TV spin-off from their highly acclaimed feature film What We Do In The Shadows. More>>

ALSO:

Mars News: Winners Announced For The 2016 Apra Silver Scroll Awards

Wellington singer-songwriter and internationally acclaimed musician Thomas Oliver has won the 2016 APRA Silver Scroll Award with his captivating love song ‘If I Move To Mars’. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Review Of Books: Salt River Songs by Sam Hunt

Colin Hogg, a longtime comrade of Sam, writes in his Introduction that, ‘There is a lot of death in this collection of new poems by my friend Sam Hunt. It’s easier to count the poems here that don’t deal with the great destroyer than it is to point to the ones that do.’ More>>

Electronica: Restoring The World’s First Recorded Computer Music

University of Canterbury Distinguished Professor Jack Copeland and UC alumni and composer Jason Long have restored the earliest known recording of computer-generated music, created more than 65 years ago using programming techniques devised by Alan Turing. More>>

ALSO:

Scoop Review Of Books: Almost Getting Away With Murder

The Black Widow by Lee-Anne Cartier: Lee-Anne Cartier is the sister of the Christchurch man found to have been murdered by his wife, Helen Milner, after an initial assumption by police that his death, in 2009, was suicide. More>>

Howard Davis: Triple Echo - The Malevich/Reinhardt/Hotere Nexus

Howard Davis: The current juxtaposition of works by Ralph Hotere and Ad Reinhardt at Te Papa perfectly exemplifies Jean Michel Massing's preoccupation with the transmigration of imagery in a remarkable triple echo effect... More>>

Get More From Scoop

 
 

LATEST HEADLINES

 
 
 
 
Culture
Search Scoop  
 
 
Powered by Vodafone
NZ independent news