Magic on the Edge - The Mystery of Magic

Magic on the Edge - The Mystery of Magic

After a sell-out season last year with the premiere of Magic on the Edge, Five of Adelaide's most present magicians will take you on another magical, mind boggling, fun filled, edge of your seats, can't afford to look away but can't afford not to spectacle, this is Magic on the Edge, part duex! We have new cast members debuting in the Fringe as well as some favourites back from last year... 

Bingo Jack's Big Book Magic Show

Bingo Jack's Big Book Magic Show

Don’t miss Bingo Jack this Fringe. Magic with positive messages. Each book has a magical story. See the magic of friendship, magical problem solving and Wordsworth (the puppet puppy) learn about playing fairly, see what happens when you eat the wrong foods, meet Stanley the magic bottle and much, much more... 

cosmo the clown comedy magic show

cosmo the clown comedy magic show

Cosmo The Clown Presents A Bit of Fun & Magic Roll up, roll up and let Cosmo entertain you with magic, comedy, music and dance. After many years of busking and hosting kids parties, Cosmo has perfected the art of pure, light-hearted entertainment... 

Stunt Magician - Danger Dave Reubens

Stunt Magician - Danger Dave Reubens

Danger Dave Reubens takes you on a crash course in daredevil stunts, jaw-dropping magic and bizarre comedy. Your adrenaline fuelled host offers up edge-of-your-seat peril with an epic soundtrack... 

Movin' Melvin Brown: Chuck Berry Lives!

Movin' Melvin Brown: Chuck Berry Lives!

Award-winning entertainer, Rhythm & Blues legend, Brown takes classic renditions of the king of rock'n'roll, Chuck Berry. Add some superb originals and Chuck relives in a magical way through Movin' Melvin Brown & his musicians! In channeling the late, great Chuck Berry he has created a new show that truly moves... 

GARY TRO-ke Karaoke

GARY TRO-ke Karaoke

UK stand-up Gary Tro ("expect comedic genius" - LondonCalling.com) makes his Adelaide debut with a hilarious show about his longing to be able to sing, his inability to do so and how life would be easier if it were just one long karaoke session... 

Myth - Lives & songs of Piaf, Dietrich, Monroe and other female legends - an Encore!

Myth - Lives & songs of Piaf, Dietrich, Monroe and other female legends - an Encore!

Sylvia Brécko presents “MYTH – the lives and songs of Dietrich, Piaf, Monroe and other female legends!” An Encore! After last year's great success Sylvia, German TV host & cabaret star, returns to Adelaide with more legendary ladies of stage & screen... 

Surviving the Apocalypse with First Dog on the Moon

Surviving the Apocalypse with First Dog on the Moon

Join this potentially lifesaving journey with beloved cartoonist First Dog on the Moon and prepare for the looming collapse of civilisation and the demise of everything you ever cared about... 

Movin' Melvin Brown: A Man, A Magic, A Music - The Story continues!

Movin' Melvin Brown: A Man, A Magic, A Music - The Story continues!

Rich acapella singing opens this show as Melvin Brown takes to the stage. He cuts a dashing figure in his red suit and white tap shoes and, as ever, there’s that deep rumbling laugh that peppers his stories... 

Auditions: The Cabaret

Auditions: The Cabaret

Two of Melbourne’s audition pianists come together to share stories of best, the worst and the most hilarious theatre auditions that they’ve had the pleasure of playing piano for... 

POWER LINES: WORDS AT WORK

POWER LINES: WORDS AT WORK

Join OLD JACK, the Aussie Gleeman, for your renewable energy – high voltage, low emissions, clean and efficient, ample storage, no blackouts (we all hope). While you explore with him the right word for the right occasion – give me your word, word for word, word of mouth, a play on words, the tyranny of words, your favourite four-letter word, even the word of god and many more – experience the power of his stories, old and new, from far and wide, in poetry and prose – tales to delight, entertain, enlighten and energize you... 

Bald Eagles: 'Hell Over-Freezes'

Bald Eagles: 'Hell Over-Freezes'

The Baldies with orchestra and guests celebrate the songs that marked the Eagles' reunion in 1994, 14 years after saying it would take to Hell To Freeze Over before they played again... 

Belly Of A Drunken Piano

Belly Of A Drunken Piano

TOM WAITS, RANDY NEWMAN, JOE COCKER, TIM BUCKLEY, IAN DURY & more… Stewart D’Arrietta (‘My Leonard Cohen’, ‘Lennon Through A Glass Onion’) & his band present this world premiere of gutsy interpretations of more greats... 

Dancing with The Star - Movin' with Melvin!

Dancing with The Star - Movin' with Melvin!

Tap into Health (TIH)! Legendary Song & Dance Man, Movin' Melvin brings health and happiness to Australia! An interactive tap dance and workout workshop, huge fun for all ages and levels... 

In Full Flight

In Full Flight

Richard Stubbs has long been known as one of Australia's finest stand-up comedians. Although you'll know him from decades of success in the media, stand-up is his first love. His show In Full Flight gives you thoughts of a man with plenty of time on his hands! Big issues and petty neighbourhood feuds are all dealt with in hilarious Stubbs style... 

Adam Hall's Dance Party - The Soul Rhythm Spectacular

Adam Hall's Dance Party - The Soul Rhythm Spectacular

Award Winning Adam Hall & the Velvet Playboys bring the dance Party! Bring your dancing shoes! 6 piece band with full horn section featuring the music of Prince, Bruno Mars, Marvin Gaye, Stevie Wonder and many more... 

Leather Lungs: Son of a Preacher

Leather Lungs: Son of a Preacher

Leather Lungs, aka Jason Chasland, has something of a following in his home country of New Zealand and with good reason. His four-octave range means that he can hit the notes that other cabaret performers can only dream of and he’s a hilarious and charming presence on stage... 

An (Almost) Acoustic 60's Tribute to Sir Paul McCartney

An (Almost) Acoustic 60's Tribute to Sir Paul McCartney

Terry Who? (Final Touch/Gen XYZ) performs a tribute to the fantastic works of Sir Paul McCartney (Singer/Songwriter, Beatle, Trainee Bass Player, Trainee Piano Player, multi-lingual lyricist, & all round living legend) The show chronicles Sir Paul’s time with the most influential pop culture band of all time – The Beatles It highlights great songs, thumping bass lines, clever piano parts & demonstrates that the Beatles were perhaps playing "unplugged" long before it was invented in the late 80's... 

Nicky Wilkinson: HAPPY

Nicky Wilkinson: HAPPY

UK rising comedy star, Nicky Wilkinson makes an Adelaide debut with her highly anticipated new show, 'HAPPY'; A fun-packed hour of stand-up, pies & party games. "Effortless likeability & excellent comic timing" - Chortle... 

Giantology

Giantology

Can this freak find a way to love, hate or simply fit in?? Lesson learned, this award winning story and world premiere isn't the usual one... ★★★★★ “Outstanding!” Generic Reviewer... 

The Kagools: Tutti

The Kagools: Tutti

If you missed it last year, UK physical comedy sensation The Kagools, return to Adelaide with a limited run of their multi-award winning show, TUTTI. This unique show is spontaneous anarchic fun for everyone! Winner Best Comedy Show Weekly, Adelaide Fringe 2017... 

Breaking the Magicians' Code with Kane & Abel

Breaking the Magicians' Code with Kane & Abel

Britain's bad boys of magic have finally arrived in Australia, direct from London's West End via the world's largest arts festivals including Edinburgh Fringe and Glastonbury Festival... 

Kosher Bacon

Kosher Bacon

As seen on SBS's RAW Comedy, Channel 44's The Leak and The Laugh Factory's Funniest Person in the World Competition. As heard on ABC's Comedy Bites and Triples J's Good Az Friday. Writer for Channel 10's The Project... 

Gypsy Fire Electric

Gypsy Fire Electric

Featuring amazing Czech violinist Romana Geermans & Matthew Fagan, (Lord of the Strings!) on ten-string Spanish and electric guitars present a captivating show featuring passionate performances of European Gypsy, Gypsy Jazz, Tango, Bluegrass, Celtic and Flamenco and World Premier "Gypsy Fire Electric” where Romana & Matthew take on rock masters Hendrix, Queen, Zepplin, Deep Purple to Beatles and even ABBA classics... 

Ross Wilson & The Peaceniks play Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock

Ross Wilson & The Peaceniks play Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock

Ross Wilson & The Peaceniks deliver a blistering set of hits from the 5 decades spanning Ross' spectacular career as singer, songwriter and producer. The two-time ARIA Hall of Fame inductee fronts this terrific show, spanning the legendary bands Daddy Cool and Mondo Rock featuring hits 'Eagle Rock', 'Come Back Again', 'Cool World', 'A Touch of Paradise', 'Come Said The Boy' and many more touchstone singles of his illustrious career... 

A Boy Named Cash: Johnny Cash Experience

A Boy Named Cash: Johnny Cash Experience

A Boy Named Cash: Johnny Cash Experience showcases the greatest hits of The Man In Black as performed by renowned impersonator Monty Cotton as seen on 'The Voice', as a one-man-band alongside a variety of pedals and instruments... 

The Flaming Galah: Great Australian Songbook

The Flaming Galah: Great Australian Songbook

Monty left his corporate accountant job in Sydney, to base himself in Perth and travel all over the globe performing his Johnny Cash Show ‘A Boy Named Cash’ as seen on 'The Voice', writing songs about his adventures and writing his first album to be released in this year... 

The Legendary Rum Jungle

The Legendary Rum Jungle

In 1978, Adelaide band Rum Jungle, led by charismatic, wild singer/guitarist Phil Colson, travelled to Bangkok on a mysterious journey. The trip destroyed the band. 36 years later the band re-grouped at Fringe 2015 in front of 400 fans to recreate the sound that kept the Lord Melbourne Hotel jumping for an era and shocked sedate Thai audiences... 

Lord of the Strings! Returns

Lord of the Strings! Returns

Lord of the Strings! returns after sold out shows, rave reviews and standing ovations at the Adelaide Fringe Festival 2017 and Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016. Lord of the Strings has wowed fans in over 120 countries including touring with, Michael Crawford, Billy Connolly, Shirley Bassey, Natalie Cole and The Buena Vista Social Club... 

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - a tribute to the songs of Elton John

Goodbye Yellow Brick Road - a tribute to the songs of Elton John

The Flaming Sambucas (extended band), with Terry Nicholas at the White Grand Piano, bring to life the timeless songs of Elton John and Bernie Taupin. 'Your Song', 'Candle in the Wind', 'Can You Feel The Love Tonight', 'Rocket Man' and so many more songs will instantly bring a smile to your face and fill your heart with memories... 

Guilt Free Comedy Roadshow

Guilt Free Comedy Roadshow

Guilt Free Comedy Roadshow! Featuring Clare Morgan, Richo, Shad Wicka, Caleb Day, Lachlan Gordon and Peter James! A riot of comedic talent from Far North Queensland rolls into Adelaide on the back of a sold-out festival run... 

Buddy Diamond 1960 - A night at The Stardust

Buddy Diamond 1960 - A night at The Stardust

Welcome to 1960. It’s late at The Stardust & they’re all here to see Buddy Diamond; the charismatic Crooner who’s so cool, he’s hot. He’ll tell you. He tells everyone. Buddy explodes onto the stage & snaps his way through cool Swing & smokin' Rock ‘n Roll... 

Brewster Brothers play Bob Dylan

Brewster Brothers play Bob Dylan

The Fringe Festival 2018 sees a return of The Brewster Brothers with a difference. John and Rick will be joined by Sam Brewster (bass) and Nick Norton (drums) to perform a show entirely made up of Bob Dylan songs... 

Field, See & Mason - 'Down Under The Covers'

Field, See & Mason - 'Down Under The Covers'

This unmissable acoustic experience debuts it’s all-star collaboration of Lindsay Field, Sam See and Glyn Mason for one night only at the 2018 Adelaide Fringe. Together, Field, See and Mason create an unforgettable experience featuring superb vocals, knockout harmonies and sensational guitar work in their reimagining of great songs from the Australian songbook... 

Welcome to the Family

Welcome to the Family

A show for anyone who has ever sat at a family table and thought - not everyone here is sane! Welcome to the Family is a one woman show that mixes stand-up comedy and theatre to bring to life the eccentric characters of one Italian family... 

Glenn Shorrock: A Lifetime in Music, Picture and Conversation

Glenn Shorrock: A Lifetime in Music, Picture and Conversation

English-born Australian singer-songwriter Glenn Shorrock is known for being a founding member of The Twilights, Axiom, and Little River Band, as well as his extensive solo career. The Twilights had eight consecutive hits incl... 

ABBA GOLD

ABBA GOLD

Don’t miss this one! Adelaide's iconic Flaming Sambucas (with expanded band) return to The GC with their nationally acclaimed ABBA Gold Show, performing the songs of the Swedish supergroup... 

Rumours - The Fleetwood Mac Show

Rumours - The Fleetwood Mac Show

Hot tribute band RUMOURS perform the music of Fleetwood Mac at 2018 Fringe. The show focuses on the 1975-85 Nicks/Buckingham/Mc Vie/Fleetwood line up songs from Rumours, Fleetwood Mac, Tusk, Mirage albums and more... 

Kind of Blue: the Miles Davis show

Kind of Blue: the Miles Davis show

“Miles ahead of the rest” – The Clothesline “5-stars” – GlamAdelaide Sold out in 2017 and back by popular demand, this all Adelaide-based production sees a complete performance of Miles Davis’ classic 1959 album ‘Kind of Blue’, regarded the greatest Jazz album in history... 

Mike Rudd's 1st BASE in Life after Life

Mike Rudd's 1st BASE in Life after Life

With Science telling us the prospect of life everlasting is just around the corner, Mike Rudd’s 1st BASE in Life after Life sees piano accordionist George Butrumlis and bassist Jeremy Alsop joining Spectrum’s main man Mike Rudd in an acoustically-skewed selection of Rudd’s highly individual music that parallels his own reinvention and renewal... 

Nathaniel presents ‘Let’s Get It On – The Songs of Marvin Gaye’

Nathaniel presents ‘Let’s Get It On – The Songs of Marvin Gaye’

On a spring day in 1939, The Prince of Soul, Marvin Gaye, was born to loving parents in Washington DC and became one of the elite few who shaped the sound of Motown in the 1960’s...