Tricity Vogue's All Girl Swing Band
  • Brighton Fringe

"Anyone else a massive fan of the divine Miss Vogue and her ukulele? Thought so." Time Out London Critics' Choice Charming musical cabaret from award-winning songstress Tricity Vogue. This ukulele-wielding artiste has hit Edinburgh Fringe shows and West End sell-outs under her belt. "The Tricity Vogue All-Girl Swing Band are not only full to the brim with top-quality virtuosic musicianship, they bring a level of glamour and theatricality rarely seen on the London jazz scene" Passing Clouds, Dalston Tricity tours internationally playing what she calls cheeky jazz, "like Peggy Lee after too many cocktails!" In 2007 Trinity took up the ukulele, after her band stood her up, and she's never looked back. Dubbed "ukulele doyenne" by Time Out London, and crowned "Queen of the uke" by the Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain's, Tricity has performed for musical royalty including Ravi Shankar and Norah Jones' sister - Anoushka - who she taught to play kazoo. Tricity formed her All Girl Swing Band in 2011 inspired by bandleader Ivy Benson, whose All Girl Swing Band became the BBC Resident Dance Band in 1943 and was the first band to play in liberated Berlin after World War Two. The All Girl Swing Band are appearing with a very special guest. Josephine Shaker is an American rhythm tap dancer or, as it's known in the vaudeville business, a hoofer! Josephine has also worked as choreographic consultant to Charlotte Church and performers in the Olivier award winning show La Soiree. She's one of the few people we know who making a living sometimes dressed as a sexy penguin. "Cabaret to run down side streets for" Time Out London

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