No Frills Cabaret

No Frills Cabaret

Circus is changing; different art forms are being encompassed into the genre and many shows are far removed from the classic days of traditional circus, crossing the line into performance art, physical theatre and dance... 

Dinosaur Time Machine

Dinosaur Time Machine

Best Children’s Show Award 2016! Buckle up and take a trip in a giant time machine to get up close and personal with a life sized T-Rex! Incorporating science with circus, puppetry and imaginative play in this unique educational theatre production for kids 3-9... 

Exposing Edith

Exposing Edith

Exposing Edith is a multi award winning cabaret tale about the greatest French singer of all time, Edith Piaf. Created and performed by Michaela Burger (vocals) and Greg Wain (guitar) it showcases Piaf favourites La Vie en Rose and Non, Je ne Regrette Rien alongside lesser known gems and interlinks each with touching stories of the singer's life... 

CAFÉ CANTANTE - FLAMENCO

CAFÉ CANTANTE - FLAMENCO

Immerse yourself in the Café Cantantes of Old Spain. Rosalie Cocchiaro's Flamenqueando productions brings together a brand new show with some of Australia's most acclaimed Flamenco dancers and musicians, and features award winning Spanish singer Naike Ponce (Cadiz / Madrid)... 

Pop the bubblemans fantabulous bubble show

Pop the bubblemans fantabulous bubble show

The Science of bubbles, a fun filled event full of soap bubble, smoke inside bubbles, giant bubbles, square bubbles even kids inside bubbles, pop explains to the children the science of bubbles, lots of fun, lots of bubbles, reviews say don't wear your Sunday best, be warned you will get soaked  

Gameshow of Thrones

Gameshow of Thrones

All men must try … to win the Gameshow of Thrones! When you play, you win or you cry. A host of comedians must pledge their allegiance to a house and compete via stand up, Game of Thrones themed challenges and endure audience heckling to become the protector of the realm and sit on the coveted Iron Throne! In this hilarious and vicious comedy battle, watch a line up of hand picked comedians, different every show roast one another as ruthlessly as Daenerys Targaryen saying ‘Dracarus... 

The I Hate Children Children’s Show Rock and Roll Spectacular!

The I Hate Children Children’s Show Rock and Roll Spectacular!

Pet Slugs and Rock and Roll!!! Join the cast of the award-winning I Hate Children Children’s Show as they take your whole family on a non-stop sugar rush of live music, funny songs, mind blowing magic, comedy and of course, signature child hating... 

A Fabulous Teleportation Experiment

A Fabulous Teleportation Experiment

Trapped halfway in another dimension... Will he manage to teleport? How does he do it? Why are adults and kids having so much fun? All will be revealed in this crazy and dynamic show that is part magic & illusion, part science, all fun and learning! 'A Fabulous Teleportation Experiment' incorporates story telling, visual illusions, strong moments of magic, educational science, modern clowning, physical comedy and fun interactive routines involving young helpers... 

Grossed Out Game Show

Grossed Out Game Show

SMASH HIT of 2017 is BACK!! Grossed Out Game Show is riotously noisy fun for kids aged 5-13 years. A live, interactive game show where two celebrity captains lead their half of the audience in a battle of physical challenges and trivial absurdities in order to win! The goal: win the challenges to earn litres of slime! The result: two dripping celebrities and a laughing audience! The team that wins more, slimes more! Winner Best Kids Show, Sydney Fringe 2013... 

Hans: If You Don't Love Me... Leave

Hans: If You Don't Love Me... Leave

A decade since he left Berlin, armed with an accordion, some hotpants and a dream, Hans has decided it's time to Advance Australia's Flair! In homage to the country he now calls home, the other boy from Oz, German superstar Hans is ready to get fair dinkum and true blue in his brand new sparkly stage sensation... 

A Frayed Knot

A Frayed Knot

2017 WEEKLY AWARD WINNER "A FRAYED KNOT" Returns with MORE Magic, MORE balloons, And MORE kooky comedy moments. After an 8 month tour in Europe A Frayed knot returns to GLUTTONY. with a revamped and side splitting comedy roller coaster ride for kids... 

Le Petit Circus

Le Petit Circus

Le Petit Circus is a family circus extravaganza! A 45 minute show for the whole family featuring amazing acrobatics and stacks of silliness, perfect for children aged 3+, and the young at heart... 

Daniel Connell - Bit of Shush

Daniel Connell - Bit of Shush

After a stellar 2017 Daniel Connell (as seen on the Melbourne Comedy Festival Gala and Roadshow) returns to Adelaide Fringe with a brand new hour of stand-up! This is Daniel's seventh festival solo show, so grab your ticket, roll up, and enjoy a 'Bit of shush'... 

& I'll Cry If I Want To

& I'll Cry If I Want To

Every party has a pooper! Welcome to our surprise birthday party; we’ve got the games and balloons ready but where kids are involved things don’t always go to plan. It wouldn’t be a birthday party if someone didn’t cry and demand their parents take them home before cake... 

Sex Factor

Sex Factor

"Every great act needs that special it factor, that "it" factor is sex appeal! And these boys have it in spades!" Don't miss some of the sexiest artists in the world performing the hottest magic, music and comedy that will have you begging for more... 

The Stevenson Experience: Spot the Difference

The Stevenson Experience: Spot the Difference

Three-time Perth FRINGEWORLD Best Comedy Award Nominees, 2015, 2016, & Runner-Up 2017. As seen on Channel 10, ABC, and The Comedy Channel A new show of uproarious musical comedy from Australia’s favourite bickering identical twins... 

The Phatcave

The Phatcave

PHATCAVE RETURNS! THE FESTIVAL'S CULT, LATE NIGHT, STAND-UP DESTINATION. BACK FOR ITS 12TH YEAR Only the best & hottest comedians play The Cave.
 This WILL Sell out. 
Previous Guests include: Doug Stanhope, Abandoman, Stephen K Amos, Joel Creasey, Fiona O’Loughlin, Wil Anderson, Chris ‘The Bloke’ Franklin & MANY more!
 Only one rule: WHAT HAPPENS IN THE CAVE, STAYS IN THE CAVE Phatcave continues to own the late night festival circuit with MC Mickey D whipping up the comedy party late in to the night... 

By a Thread

By a Thread

Seven acrobats and thirty metres of rope... By a Thread is an ensemble circus creation exploring the relationship between trust and play. Long spools of white rope run through pulley sheaves and wrap around bodies, explicitly connecting movements above and on the ground... 

Choir of Man

Choir of Man

The Choir of Man was the runaway hit of the Edinburgh Fringe 2017 the team behind The Magnets! and the Soweto Gospel Choir. A night of unadulterated entertainment that combines high energy dance, live music and foot stomping choreography with the incredible talent of 9 ordinary guys who perform everything from sing-along classics to classic rock... 

CIRQUE ALFONSE – TABARNAK

CIRQUE ALFONSE – TABARNAK

Cirque Alfonse return with their newest production, TABARNAK. Something like a rock-musical, a celebration of Heaven and Hell & everything in between, a fiesta of circus, music and reaching for the sky... 

Attrape Moi! (Catch Me!)

Attrape Moi! (Catch Me!)

Flip FabriQue’s 'Attrape Moi! (Catch Me!)' is the rocking new face of Quebec Circus. These fearless Canadians have been wowing audiences and critics around the world with their spectacular brand of radical feats, extreme acrobatics, breath-taking trampoline turns, awesome parkour and cheeky comedy... 

KillJoy - Destroy The Fantasy

KillJoy - Destroy The Fantasy

Destroy the Fantasy is unashamedly feminist with a humorous take on the political implications of the fantasy of circus. With a cast of three powerful, queer women, there are all the sequins and sparkle you’d expect but an underlying message that you may not... 

Idris Stanton - The Last King of Vaudeville

Idris Stanton - The Last King of Vaudeville

As one quarter of the amazing Pants Down Circus and one half of hit children’s show The Circus Firemen, Idris Stanton has absolutely earned the right to put his name above the title of this tribute to Vaudeville... 

Fuego Carnal

Fuego Carnal

Returning to Adelaide for the third time, Fuego Carnal is a combination of traditional circus, cabaret and spectacular fire performance. In a tent that’s open to the stars, we are dazzled by an incredible array of performances... 

The Parent Teacher Interview

The Parent Teacher Interview

Ever wondered what teachers really think about you, your kids and the education system? Ben Knight delivers a brutally honest musical/standup fusion of what teachers REALLY think about you and your kids... 

Escape Room Treasure Hunt: The Bootlegger's Dilemma

Escape Room Treasure Hunt: The Bootlegger's Dilemma

Escape Room Treasure Hunt returns for its 3rd year, with a brand new room: You and your team work in a 1920s prohibition-era speakeasy - but the cops will be raiding it! You have 45 minutes to hide all the booze, or face arrest! "It is impossible not to be drawn into this adventure" ★★★★ —The Clothesline... 

Get Rich or High Tryin'

Get Rich or High Tryin'

Lowe is no 50 Cent but he has been tryin' to get the dollar. This international comic has nothing but tall tales and short change in his pocket. But his stories are gold. From almost dying in the outback to walking the red carpet in Pakistan... 

A COLLAGE OF THE ARTS

A COLLAGE OF THE ARTS

Be entertained! Be amazed! Your chance to see some of Adelaide's best young talent before they take the world by storm. A Collage of The Arts is an exciting theatrical experience brought to you by Charles Campbell College Performing Arts Students ranging from Reception to Year 12... 

Naked Girls Reading

Naked Girls Reading

I’m not entirely sure of the point of Naked Girls Reading. Surely it couldn’t just be some girls, naked, and reading? But it is a show that does exactly what it says on the poster; four ladies, sans clothing, reading selections from books and poetry chosen based on an ever-changing theme... 

GINGZILLA: Glamonster VS The World

GINGZILLA: Glamonster VS The World

As we wait to enter the Speigel Zelt at Gluttony, Gingzilla is out front, working the crowd. I don’t get close enough to hear what’s being said but she’s clearly the centre of attention and this is obviously her favourite place to be... 

[chronicle]

[chronicle]

Like any memorable chronicle, after this series of events you will be left in a world unlike the one you entered from. An unmissable experience for all, showcasing intimate magic and immersive mentalism, the likes of which you have never seen before... 

Gary Little: Scottish Club Classics

Gary Little: Scottish Club Classics

Two time Scottish Comedy Award winner. Biggest selling Scottish comedian at Glasgow Comedy Fest and Edinburgh Fringe. Due to his silly criminal past he was the man least likely to get an Aussie visa... 

Convergence

Convergence

Convergence is a celebration of young artists work from a range of genres. Come and see the next generation of performers and be treated to a showcase of talent from South Australia's up and coming musicians, singers, dancers, and actors... 

Our House

Our House

Running with Scissors is the theatre company of Adelaide High School committed to the creation of returns to the Fringe after a [near] sell out season in 2017 with a brand new show created entirely by the company and its writing collaborators... 

6 Quick Dick Tricks: A Dirk Darrow Investigation

6 Quick Dick Tricks: A Dirk Darrow Investigation

It was hot in the Speakeasy at Gluttony. The kind of hot that makes you wish for a cold beer and some warm companionship. I’d been sent by my editor to check out a Private Investigator that had been making some waves among the showbiz set... 

Go Your Own Way

Go Your Own Way

Celebrating the timeless music of the multi-grammy award winning four piece that is Fleetwood Mac! Re-live, reminisce and re-discover the sounds of the 70’s through a one hour journey into Fleetwood Mac’s biggest hits, performed by Adelaide's finest; Koral & The Goodbye Horses... 

The Kagools: Kula

The Kagools: Kula

Following the success of their 2017 show, Winner Best Comedy, Adelaide Fringe Weekly & UK Amused Moose Best Comedy 2017 “★★★★★” Mumble “★★★★” Chortle. The Kagools are back in Adelaide to debut their brand new 2018 show, 'KULA'... 

Huggers - Best of Adelaide Fringe Kids & Family Selection

Huggers - Best of Adelaide Fringe Kids & Family Selection

With comedy, cabaret & fun for all the family to enjoy Huggers returns to Adelaide with enough variety to entertain all ages. The show includes performers selected from the very best comedians, cabaret acts, children's entertainers and street-performers at the Fringe... 

A REFUGEE  SINGS WORLD SONGS

A REFUGEE SINGS WORLD SONGS

First employer Cat Stevens True story.Greek Cypriot refugee Loucas Loizou in a dazzling song cycle.Original and World songs from UK,Spain,France,Italy,Greece,USA, Ireland, Australia and Cyprus... 

James Nokise: Talk A Big Game

James Nokise: Talk A Big Game

★★★★★ The Scotsman James has spent the last few years performing biting political satire, then Brexit happened, then Trumpocalypse happened. So this year it's jokes on sports, the ANZAC's favourite pastime! If Clive Palmer can quit politics, so can James... 

Shit-faced Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet

Shit-faced Shakespeare: Romeo and Juliet

★★★★★ Broadway Baby ★★★★ Time Out ★★★★ Metro (UK) ★★★★ WhatsOnStage (UK) ★★★★ London Theatre This multi-award winning, interactive, cult-hit show has already entertained over 170,000 audience members worldwide from Edinburgh to the USA and London’s West End... 

After School Hours

After School Hours

After School Hours is an outrageously fun, wonderfully wacky cabaret for kids! Set in a whimsical vaudeville style world let Australia's best entertainers show you things you've never seen before! Bring your imagination to life with our dancing puppets, incredible circus stars, wacky carnies, a live band and a whole lot of fun & games... 

Ben Hart: Belief?

Ben Hart: Belief?

West End Star and Edinburgh Cabaret Award nominee Ben is a unique artist: teller of tall tales, mad inventor and sleight-of-hand master. His performances are a dark, beautiful, baffling and wickedly funny treasure trove of impossible mysteries, visual alchemy, outrageous lies and brutal honesty... 

The Velveteen Rabbit Musical Show

The Velveteen Rabbit Musical Show

We can all recall that one special toy which, even in adulthood, puts a smile on our face when we think of it, and 'The Velveteen Rabbit Musical Show' is about such a toy. Tilkin-Dilkin Studio’s original adaptation is unique in its subtle encouragement of the audience to consider what it truly means to be ‘Real’, especially in our highly technological, virtual age... 

Adulting

Adulting

If you've ever been engaged at 19 or racked up parking fines worth a house deposit, than like Tash York you've probably not mastered "Adulting". 'Adulting' is the process of doing 'grown-up' things... 

Grandma is Not Growing Up

Grandma is Not Growing Up

Grandma is busting out! She is sick of rules. She is done with boring. She wants to go on adventures and swing from the chandeliers! But she needs your help. Join this warm and hilarious rule breaker as she journeys through imaginative worlds to try and finally answer the question "What do I want to be when I grow up?" Nikki Britton is an award winning comedian, actor and playwright... 

ISAAC LOMMAN - HYPNOSIS [Live]

ISAAC LOMMAN - HYPNOSIS [Live]

★★★★★ - 5AA ★★★★★ - Whats On In Adelaide ★★★★ - The Advertiser ★★★★ - Rip It Up This is a must see Fringe favourite as volunteers are hypnotised before your eyes & taken on an unforgettably hilarious journey into their imaginations... 

Peter Allen Live In Inverted Commas

Peter Allen Live In Inverted Commas

The Man - Peter Allen was the quintessential entertainer: women loved him; men loved him but they didn't quite understand why. The Music - Before there was Adele or Glee, it was Peter Allen songs of love that held that slightly camp place in people’s hearts around the world, even when you didn't know he wrote them... 

Amos Gill: Where Have I Been All Your Life

Amos Gill: Where Have I Been All Your Life

hit107's Amos Gill remains one of Australia’s most prolific young comedians. 2018 sees him return with a new hour of unfiltered and honest stand up. Fresh from supporting Jim Jefferies, appearing on ABC TV’s Allstar Comedy Gala and Just for Laughs Live at the Sydney Opera House... 

Raul by the Pool

Raul by the Pool

Hello! My name is Raul and I am pool boy at Hotel Sol and I come from land far away to clean pool, drink rum and learn to swim. Will you swim with me? Newly single and ready to mingle, meet Raul, your new favourite pool boy... 

Can't Face

Can't Face

WINNERS of the SA Touring Award, Adelaide this is your show!!! 'Can’t Face' is punchy, high skilled, fast paced, funny as hell and all kinds of mischief. Circus, comedy and melodies all dressed up in sequins and smut... 

Best of Kids Fringe

Best of Kids Fringe

From a creator of "Best of Fringe Variety"... It’s the Fringe show grab bag… for kids! Comedians, acrobats, magicians, bubble blowers, clowns, singers, dancers, puppets, and mimes are just some of the acts that rotate through this ever changing show... 

Iconic - A Brief History Of Drag

Iconic - A Brief History Of Drag

Direct from a sold out run in the UK, join the sensational Velma Celli on a passionate pilgrimage through the most iconic drag moments of film, stage and popular culture. An electrifying cabaret comprising a collective mix of the music that we all know and love... 

Arrr we there yet?!

Arrr we there yet?!

A rip-roaring and swashbuckling adventure in which three sailors hit the high seas in search of treasure! These acrobatic pirates turn ship life upside down! Walking the plank becomes the high-flying teeter board, steering the ship through a storm is a mesmerising cyr wheel... 

Zombie Zone

Zombie Zone

A fully interactive Zombie apocalypse experience. Locked within the Gluttony site with only a NERF gun to protect you or will you be one of the UNDEAD. 11pm till 3am face off against other humans or the 3 Faced Zombie King and his hordes! With multiple in game events, a per kill point system and a Prize donated by Mad Collectibles to the greatest hunter on the night... 

WILD IMAGINATION... NATURE PLAY FOR FAMILIES!

WILD IMAGINATION... NATURE PLAY FOR FAMILIES!

Do you: Want to have heaps of FUN with your kids? Have kids that probably won't sit still through a show? Don't want to spend a bomb on a 10 minute ferris wheel ride? Like nature and water and stuff? Well you've found your solution! Wild Imagination is the funnest place at Fringe! With stuff to keep kids of all ages happy (including those big kids, also known as parents!) If you accept this adventure, you will... 

MARVELus: All the MARVEL Movies. Kind of.

MARVELus: All the MARVEL Movies. Kind of.

Direct from a standing room only season at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival, the world's premier nerd double act The Just Us League present MARVELus: the sketch show that squeezes almost a decade of the MARVEL movies into one action packed hour of comedy... 

Red Bastard: Lie With Me

Red Bastard: Lie With Me

How free is your love?  You're about to find out. Every. Single. One of you.  Red Bastard has come to Adelaide to expose the lies we tell our lovers and those bastards who made us lie in the first place! Red Bastard returns to charm, disarm, shock and seduce in this brilliant new show... 

Fractured Fairytales

Fractured Fairytales

Winner Best Kids Show Sydney Fringe, Winner Best Kids Theatre Show Perth Fringe The Nitwits are back with a new show! In a creepy house, deep in the creepy woods, there is a book that’s, well… a bit creepy... 

WILD IMAGINATION... DROP AND GO NATURE PLAY JUST FOR KIDS!

WILD IMAGINATION... DROP AND GO NATURE PLAY JUST FOR KIDS!

Do you want to see a show but can’t get a babysitter? Worry no more... we are your solution! Wild Imagination runs DROP AND GO nature play adventure sessions so you can grab a drink, watch a show, relax and have fun! And your kid? Well they will probably have more fun than you! Cool off and splash around in our WATER PLAY area, plus make POTIONS with flowers and herbs... 

Amelia Ryan: The Breast Is Yet To Come

Amelia Ryan: The Breast Is Yet To Come

It's been a big year for Amelia Ryan (Storm In A D Cup, Lady Liberty, Livvy & Pete). Famous for her tales of debauchery, she's now found herself domesticated; as a brand new Mum. Her sequins are spew-rags and her fun-bags are functional... 

John Hastings - Audacity

John Hastings - Audacity

BBC Three's John Hastings, the funniest white comedian from Canada, was briefly vegan and is currently in love. An Amused Moose Comedy Award-nominated comedian, he's here to confront his fear of confrontation and prove that love starts in the toilet (not that kind, you yucky idiots)... 

Abrakaboom

Abrakaboom

BOOMSTARS & MICKSTER THE TRICKSTER unite to create a one-time fringe-y sensation for KIDS. Mixing MAGIC, DANCING, SONGS & young audience INTERACTION. FASTEN YOUR SEATBELTS as BOOMSTARS take off on a bumpy ride from Boomtown to the Fringe, full of twists and wrong turns - but never fear, MICKSTER-THE-TRICKSTER is here! And wouldn't you know it, his magic wand DOES NOT BEHAVE... 

Almighty Comedy Hour

Almighty Comedy Hour

Mary Tobin Presents has been producing “Almighty” Comedy for over 30 years, and now proudly presents the best value comedy ticket and a vehicle to reintroduce some of the world’s biggest comedy names to Australian audiences – Almighty COMEDY Hour at Gluttony... 

HELP!

HELP!

"And who are you to tell me how to live?" they said "A fellow sinner," I replied. "Like you, descended from Adam and Eve, and therefore plagued by the same anxieties, temptations, cravings for love and occasional aspirations to purity... 

Doorway Cabaret

Doorway Cabaret

Back again for yet another wonderful season of the DOORWAY CABARET. 5 years running and still going strong. Standing ovations every time. Come and see why. Every night in GLUTTONY... 

Soweto Gospel Choir

Soweto Gospel Choir

Multi Grammy award-winning Soweto Gospel Choir brings together South Africa’s greatest singers performing songs in 8 of Sth Africa’s official languages in a repertoire that includes freedom songs, African gospel plus their unique interpretations of international classics... 

Confessions of a Magician

Confessions of a Magician

Magicians have always been hiding secrets… It’s time for this one to confess. What is there to tell, exactly? Why is he doing it? This International Mystery Man shares his deepest and most absurd secrets... 

39 Forever (starring Amity Dry)

39 Forever (starring Amity Dry)

Do you still think you’re 25 even though your birthdate stubbornly insists you’re not? Are you enquiring about Botox ‘for a friend?’ Do you wonder how adults were born in the 1990’s?! Returning after a 2017 sell out season Amity Dry takes a laugh-out-loud look at ageing in an image obsessed world, where 40 is the new 30, but only with the right Instagram filter... 

Kate Burr - Mum By Name Not By Nature

Kate Burr - Mum By Name Not By Nature

Who said parenting was a piece of cake? Cos I want to give them a piece of my mind! Life’s busy & you have to be everything for a whole bunch of people: partner, kids, boss, co-workers, heck, even the cat & dog expect something from you! And you know what? It's exhausting! You DESERVE a break to enjoy a FUN night out on the town! You’ve earned it! The "Physically Stuffed Mum" from THREE STUFFED MUMS and creator of RECHARGE COMEDY SHOWS FOR MUMS returns bleary eyed to the Adelaide Fringe with a solo show for a night of hilarious stand up... 

Fun-Size Fringe

Fun-Size Fringe

Whether you like to dance or design, move or make, paint or play, we’ve got it all. The Fun-Size Fringe focuses on the creative, not the commercial. Silent Disco, live performances, creative arts workshops and more... 

The XTREMO Show

The XTREMO Show

The Xtremo Show is a late night fire Fiesta of explosive proportions starring Australia's leading edge fire entertainment company Fiesta creations. Stevo extremo known well for his five star fire routine in award-winning fuegO Carnal has joined forces with Australia's hottest fire entertainment to present this late night Renegade Cabaret of never seen before record-breaking fire stunts... 

Romanticide

Romanticide

Once upon a time there was a young woman who fell madly in love with a prince and they lived happily ever after. This is not that story... This story is f*cking hilarious. Nikki Britton is on fire! She has spent the last three years touring the country with the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Roadshow and the Sydney Comedy Festival Showcase Tour, as well as performing in LA's top comedy clubs like the Laugh Factory and The Comedy Store... 

The Lesbian Whisperer

The Lesbian Whisperer

Labels shouldn't matter. But they do. After living in Berlin Imaan has realised that he is perpetually stuck in two worlds. Identity is fickle. Imaan was born in Australia from Lebanese parents... 

Around The World in 80 Dates

Around The World in 80 Dates

Scottish comedian Chris Henry has been touring the world for years making people laugh, but this year he is looking for love. This show is a hilarious look at what its like being single in 2018, how the dating world has changed and how this funny man put himself out there on a global scale... 

Circus'cision

Circus'cision

A variety mash-up of circus superstars, Spiegeltent legends and the hottest acts of this year's Adelaide Fringe. Presented by your favourite acrobats, the boys from Head First. With a rotating cast each night, different fringe artist guests get to showcase their best, weirdest and most hilarious talents, backed up by the incredible acrobatics of HFA... 

[Late Night] GameShow

[Late Night] GameShow

The ★★★★½ (Weekend Notes) cult Fringe hit, [Late Night] GameShow is back with a rotating line up of Fringe Celebrity guests all competing to be the best at winning the game with no rules and illogical scores... 

Anya Anastasia: Rogue Romantic

Anya Anastasia: Rogue Romantic

Musical Comedy meets deranged opera, Anya Anastasia returns from a smash hit season at the Edinburgh Fringe. Red-hot cabaret with all original songs backed by an all-female band. Winner of “The Voice” Pick of The Edinburgh Fringe Award... 

We Are Ian

We Are Ian

The award-winning cult hit of the Edinburgh Fringe hits Australia! 1989. Manchester, England. A frenzy of drugs, beats and bucket hats. Illegal raves and warehouse parties. Jumping up and down in a field and throwing two fingers to Thatcher… Remember it? Cus we don’t... 

Bad Luck Cabaret

Bad Luck Cabaret

Laurie Black is back to taunt the gods of bad luck to bring you the best in alternative cabaret! Joined by a variety of performers including music, comedy and cabaret, this is a glitzy, glam and dangerous night out... 

Game On

Game On

GAME ON is a show about games. All types of games. Whether it’s the latest in 3D-4G-hi def-surround sound-wifi-Wii-fit-on-line interactivity or…well, you know, games where you actually interact, Matty Grey will examine them all and try to work out why the cheat codes aren't working! Matty Grey will entertain and delight with his rapid-fire comedy and non-stop energy... 

BAZINGA! Nerdlesque Nights

BAZINGA! Nerdlesque Nights

Raise your inhalers as glittered geeks invade Gluttony for FIVE nights of NERDLESQUE nonsense. In its FIFTH Adelaide Fringe season in 2018, 'BAZINGA! Nerdlesque Nights' reaches the boss level of fun in a celebration of all things delightfully dorky... 

Peter Dobbing: pleased with yourself isn’t the same as being happy

Peter Dobbing: pleased with yourself isn’t the same as being happy

Funny, upbeat and surprisingly articulate. Former street-performer and defrocked futurologist, UK's Peter Dobbing returns to Adelaide with his brand-new show. As seen on BBC TV and Radio... 

After Hours Cabaret Club

After Hours Cabaret Club

Welcome to the After Hours Cabaret Club. We've enough sass, charm and decadence to power a moonshine distillery... Where the hottest burlesque, cabaret, sideshow and circus stars let loose after working their glamorous shows all over town... 

Matt Tarrant - UNSOLVED

Matt Tarrant - UNSOLVED

AWARD WINNING and SOLD OUT in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 & 2017 Matt Tarrant returns to Adelaide with a BRAND NEW SHOW! Featuring the worlds best magic, mentalism and storytelling performed by one of Australia's most popular entertainers... 

Rouge

Rouge

Rouge is a decadent blend of sensational acrobatics, operatic cabaret and tongue in cheek burlesque. This is a non-stop celebration of the astonishing, the surprising and the downright sexy, Rouge is circus for grown ups... 

Werewolves

Werewolves

This immersive role-playing game was the undisputed, sell-out hit of the 2017 Adelaide & Edinburgh Fringe. As night falls on the town of Millers Hollow, there’s trouble afoot and werewolves are stalking the innocent villagers... 

Elixir

Elixir

There’s weird science going on in the Octagon at Gluttony; three scientists are attempting to create elixirs that will improve on humanity and perhaps even grant superpowers. Willing to test experimental drugs on themselves (and mostly each other), it can only lead to a bad end scientifically but a fantastic and fun hour for the audience... 

Cirque Nocturne

Cirque Nocturne

Inspired by the hardboiled crime noir of the 40’s and 50’s, Cirque Nocturne has a narrator rather than a master of ceremonies. Our host is a hard-drinking private investigator attempting to solve yet another murder and encountering a line-up of circus performers who each have a secret of their own... 

Charlie Caper & Malin Nilsson: Minor Miracles

Charlie Caper & Malin Nilsson: Minor Miracles

The initial impression of this show is that it’s going to be an hour of magic with a bit of banter and it’s exactly that but it’s also wonderful. Many of the tricks on display are old classics; the ball and cup routine, rope trick, linking rings, and the bottle and glass switch routine made famous by the legendary Tommy Cooper but, like Cooper, Caper and Nilsson have made these routines their own unique spectacle... 

Big Tops & Tiny Tots Circus Show

Big Tops & Tiny Tots Circus Show

With seats at the back reserved for the adults, the children are encouraged to sit on the floor right up against the stage for this lovely show that aims to educate and entertain in equal measure... 

Deaf Comedy Fam

Deaf Comedy Fam

One in six people in Scotland suffer from hearing loss. Two of those people are Ray's parents. Full of hilarious tales about growing up with deaf parents, this show will be performed in both Sign Language and English, by Ray himself, in what is believed to be a world first... 

Yianni Agisilaou: Teaching a Robot to Love

Yianni Agisilaou: Teaching a Robot to Love

As seen on ABC's Comedy NextGen. Perth Fringe World Best Comedy Nom 2015 & 2017! Artificial Intelligence is coming! It’s going to take over our phones, then our jobs and eventually our lives... 

Chores

Chores

The story of two typical young rascal boys playing in their messy bedroom. Suddenly, mother's alarming screams rattle the boys back in to acrobatic action. A generous serve of comedy and chaotic acrobatics accompanies every attempt at cleaning their room and doing their chores... 

The Naked Magicians

The Naked Magicians

Seen on London’s West End, in 200+ cities around the world, and by over 50 million on TV (NBC, ABC, FOX, iTV, Channel 10, WIN) – The Naked Magicians is undoubtedly the world’s funniest and naughtiest magic show! The show features magic, mirth and more than a touch of mayhem as these two hot and hilarious Aussie magicians say abracadabra and take magic to a whole new level... 

Pussy Play Masterclass

Pussy Play Masterclass

From the producers of 'Wank Bank Masterclass' and fresh from an international tour of pleasure activism! 'Pussy Play Masterclass' returns to Adelaide Fringe after it's award winning, debut season in 2017... 

A Night in Paris

A Night in Paris

Local singer with a very authentic French touch, Louise Blackwell, and band The French Set, are some of Adelaide's finest jazz musicians, including Mark Ferguson on keys, Julian Ferraretto on violin, John Aué on bass and Joshua Baldwin on drums... 

Scientology The Musical

Scientology The Musical

Writers of Abbott! The Musical, George Glass invite you to discover the inner workings of the world's most controversial religion. Fresh from sell out shows in Edinburgh and featuring live original music; don't miss this cult hit... 

David Correos' The Correos Effect

David Correos' The Correos Effect

Billy T Award winner David Correos has developed a reputation for delivering full noise, powerful, messy comedy defying genre and labels. Paint, electrical tape, probably a bread knife he’s borrowed, and likely there’ll be cinnamon... 

Paul Dabek - Encore!

Paul Dabek - Encore!

Adelaide's 2016 Award Winner and 5 Star performer returns to show you why he is widely regarded as one of the funniest magicians on the planet! Dressed to impress and with more thrust than a NASA lift off British showman Paul Dabek takes to the stage with a quick wit and theatrical flair that captivates all ages... 

ROBBIE KAY - IMPOSSIBLE

ROBBIE KAY - IMPOSSIBLE

With Sold out shows Astonish & Astonish: Sense of Wonder at Adelaide fringe in 2015 & 2017 Robbie Kay is back with his greatest show yet! The breath-taking magic spectacular thrilling audiences across Australia... 

Good

Good

Sydney's Tom Cashman is debuting his show Good at the 2018 Adelaide Fringe Festival. Having featured in last year's Comedy Zone showcase at the Melbourne International Comedy Festival and played shows around Australia, Tom's Adelaide Fringe debut is guaranteed to be a solid hour of laughs... 

Michael Jackson - THE MIRROR

Michael Jackson - THE MIRROR

Immerse yourself in a journey mirroring the dynamic showmanship of Michael Jackson. Featuring, the gifted Joshua Dal Santo as Michael, with a cast of brilliant dancers in massive dance pieces, retelling compelling signature moments and moves that will take you back to Michael’s music videos... 

Best of Fringe Variety

Best of Fringe Variety

Back for a 7th year! Catch the very best the Fringe has to offer with a huge range of exceptional acts every night in this slick, fun spectacle. The longest running indoor variety show at the Adelaide Fringe, this show offers a grab bag of burlesque, acrobats, comedians, illusionists, showgirls, singers, jugglers, tap dancers, strong men, hoopers, bubble sculptors, magicians, puppeteers and much much more... 

Sparrow-Folk: Nest Friends

Sparrow-Folk: Nest Friends

The Aussie sirens of satire are back with a gut-bustingly hilarious new show. Following sell-out shows at Edinburgh Fringe and across the country, Sparrow-Folk return with a fresh, sexy, satirical songfest... 

Comedians Against Humanity, hosted by Yianni Agisilaou

Comedians Against Humanity, hosted by Yianni Agisilaou

★★★★ 'Mad, offensive and utterly hilarious' - TV Bomb (UK) Back by popular demand in 2018! Audiences wielding cards from smash hit game 'Cards Against Humanity' challenge guest comedians to create material on the spot... 

Feelin' Groovy - The Songs of Simon & Garfunkel

Feelin' Groovy - The Songs of Simon & Garfunkel

Fresh off a successful sold out season at the 2017 Adelaide Fringe, Harry Baulderstone and Marcus Ryan return with: Feelin' Groovy - The Songs of Simon & Garfunkel. The two capture spirit of the legendary duo's classic tunes as well as highlighting the highs and lows of the pair in an intimate setting... 

Two Brunettes & A Gay - God Save The Queens!

Two Brunettes & A Gay - God Save The Queens!

"A delectable evening, fraught with the kind of debauchery and delirium that makes you want to take both your extramarital lovers" - Broadway World Hot off the heels of their mammoth season at the 2017 Adelaide Fringe Festival, Two Brunettes And A Gay are back and more fabulous than ever in their brand new, world premiere production ‘God Save The Queens!’... 

The Earliest Breakfast Game Show, LIVE!

The Earliest Breakfast Game Show, LIVE!

Maybe not the best game show. Maybe not the smartest. Definitely not the best prizes. But the earliest. If you like Breakfast, and you like gameshows, then this is exactly what you're looking for... 

Bubble Show for Adults Only

Bubble Show for Adults Only

SOLD OUT Perth Fringe World 2017 SELL OUT SHOWS Edinburgh Fringe 2017 4 Stars ‘You’ll never look at a bubble performer the same way again.’ Broadway Baby 4 Stars ‘Dutch courage comes recommended... 

Doctor Trek in Space

Doctor Trek in Space

3 of the best sci-fi series to ever grace the screens! 3 of the best improv actors we could find! No rules... Which show will rise to the top? DamnitLeanne are back with another of their signature part-improv, part-scripted, part-nonsense performances full of pop culture references, hats, puns and classic misdirection... 

The Very Circusy Caterpillar

The Very Circusy Caterpillar

Everyone thinks of children when they think of circus and yet so many shows are completely unsuitable for younger children; they’re either too bombastic and overwhelming or the fusion of circus, theatre and art is completely inaccessible to a small child who isn’t fluent in clowning and the finer arts of contemporary dance... 

The Unfair Advantage

The Unfair Advantage

Meeting at a prearranged location in Gluttony to await being led to a secret spot, the small audience for this intimate performance – including myself – are intrigued. Harrison Milas appears and immediately puts us at ease... 

The Circus Firemen

The Circus Firemen

There’s mischief going on in the Cornucopia at Gluttony and it’s not coming from the packed-out audience of children and accompanying adults. On the stage, Angus and Matilda, the titular firemen are throwing beach balls at folk and generally messing around as they wait for the cue to start the show... 

'The Elephant of My Heart' Kid's Storytelling Show

'The Elephant of My Heart' Kid's Storytelling Show

A true-life story of hope & the power of imagination! When the writer, Jessica Clements was nine she lived in Canberra. It was early one warm December day when she was swimming in a local pool that she suffered a brain haemorrhage... 

A-List Comedy Sampler

A-List Comedy Sampler

The hottest rising stars of the comedy world (and a special guest), lovingly hand-picked to provide you with the ultimate comedy sampler. Not sure what to see this Fringe Festival? Check out a short set from some of the best acts in the Festival... 

Coriander

Coriander

Coriander (you can call her Randi for short!) invites you to join her for an hour of spiritual enlightenment and a journey like no other with her very special yoga(ish) show! Coriander has been found guiding students through their spicy yoga(ish) practises all over the world including The Montreal Clown Festival, The Edmonton Fringe (Canada), The Old 505 Theatre (Sydney), BATS Theatre (Wellington), The World Buskers Festival (Christchurch) with the spiritual highlight being amongst the locals at Venice Beach (Los Angeles)... 

Laser Kiwi

Laser Kiwi

This trio of award-winning performers from New Zealand bring you their latest masterpiece: Laser Kiwi. Combining stand-up comedy, sketch comedy and circus to create a wonderfully diverse and bizarre 60 minutes! If you enjoy lighting matches with your toes, zebra, or Japanese game shows, this show is for you! If you don’t … they have other ideas too... 

Jude Perl: Let's Hang Out

Jude Perl: Let's Hang Out

Fusing her songwriting talent with stand up to great effect, Jude Perl's Let's Hang Out is an hour of social commentary, catchy tunes, and ever so graceful lamenting of weird things one does as a child slash adult slash on stage... 

Jackson Vs Jackson

Jackson Vs Jackson

Michael and Janet are together again in a must-see musical tribute presented by highly acclaimed vocal powerhouse, The Gospo Collective (Adelaide Fringe Weekly Award for Best Music)... 

Pretending Things Are A Cock

Pretending Things Are A Cock

Pretending Things are a Cock is the product of Bennett’s three years of global wandering, and combines the artistic, phallic-filled photographic display with hilarious and surprisingly heart-wrenching tales from Bennett’s life... 

Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand

Hand in Hand performed by Vertical Insanity Circus, explores the experiences, relationships and connections between a group of diverse individuals. Incorporating a colourful combination of circus, physical theatre and paint, Hand in Hand illustrates the complexities of human interaction and how they shape us... 

The Naked Painters

The Naked Painters

There are millions of Artists in the world, but in 2004 Tim Patch invented Penis Painting and became the first artist to paint full time with his Penis. Naming himself Pricasso www... 

Diamonds & the Blues

Diamonds & the Blues

Diamonds and the Blues are creating a sultry and potent cocktail of Jazz and Blues performances in some of Victorias most iconic Venues and Festivals. Punching out some of histories best-known pieces, alongside more obscure moments and original gems... 

Identity Steft

Identity Steft

'Identity Steft' looks at the fragility of tokenism, how using statistics to replace real life experience as insight is hugely flawed, and how, in the right light, even the darkest clouds have a silver lining... 

Driftwood

Driftwood

Using traditional and contemporary circus techniques, Driftwood is a spectacular display of choreography, acrobatics, trapeze & aerial stunts. Marvel at the breathtaking skill, strength and bravery of these phenomenal performers who test the limits of the human body... 

Feel The Rhythm

Feel The Rhythm

Feel the Rhythm turns up the heat with sexy bods and hot moves parading the colourful and exotic rhythms of Cuba and Brazil. Performers take you on a rhythmical journey to bring you a show that will get you dancing in your seats to the sounds of Samba, salsa and pop... 

Shake It

Shake It

Shake It features the best of burlesque at the Adelaide Fringe, combined with foul mouthed songstress Minnie Andrews (from Papillon). Minnie hosts one of the most outrageous events at Fringe, with special guest acts from across the festival of burlesque, circus and cabaret... 

Burlesque Idol Australia

Burlesque Idol Australia

Burlesque Idol is a high energy and deliciously entertaining evening, jam packed with talent, humour and audience participation. The show features a dazzling array of rising burlesque talent and a panel of judges comprised of burlesque promoters, producers and world renowned artists! A night where YOU choose who wins! So who will you crown? "Deliciously entertaining" - Weekend Notes... 

ARA AHAHA

ARA AHAHA

ARA AHAHA brings together big name comedy stars & upcoming talent for an afternoon of hilarity dotted with meaningful conversation. A charity gala with a difference, please join us in celebrating the non-discriminatory language of laughter... 

Late Night Party Boyz

Late Night Party Boyz

Late Night Party Boyz present their 2018 debut....in 2017 - with a late night sketch party .....at 11:45pm but a party that's definitely worth staying up for, like NYE Fireworks. Get your pre-drink on with the party boys of sketch comedy! This absurdist sketch show mixes character comedy, observational humour, social commentary, pop culture references and parody to hit all the important issues - the secret dreams of a pizza man, beauty standards of trees, a new take on a Tom Hanks classic, whether or not it is cheese or if it's pus and more... 

Under the Covers: Volume 2

Under the Covers: Volume 2

Join Zigzag Circus' late night pyjama party as we once again delve Under the Covers to celebrate the art of the cover song. Featuring acts performed to the best (and possibly worst) cover songs of all time by the best and brightest circus performers Adelaide has to offer... 

Entropy

Entropy

We enter the Speakeasy at Gluttony to pounding techno music and, as the first performer takes the stage dressed in dance leotard and denim shorts, there’s a bawdy whistle from someone in the audience...