Cabaret and Variety

The Bleeding Obvious

What happens when you tumble out of the big pink closet and across the LGBTQ+ spectrum in a sprawling queer heap? Well, life is never quite as straight as it seems. Yorkshire lesbian Jessica Rowbottom (aka The Bleeding Obvious) endeavours to describe the experience with original songs and tales which are sometimes funny, occasionally poignant, frequently emotional, usually queer – and it's probably the only show with the lyrics 'demisexual panromantic polyamorous androgyne'!

6 - 14 August 2022, 10:15 pm

Underbelly Bristo Square

Cabaret and Variety

The Thinking Drinkers Pub Quiz

Two of the world's leading alcohol experts return with a hilarious quiz show that gets the rounds in - in more ways than one. With a pen and question sheet in one hand and several world-class drinks in the other, join them on a uniquely absurd, fact-filled journey through time. It's the perfect aperitif to a Fringe night out! Watch on YouTube

5 - 28 August 2022, 6:40 pm

Underbelly Bristo Square

Cabaret and Variety

Tom Brace: Embrace the Impossible!

Tom Brace takes a trip down memory lane with a brand-new magic show inspired by his past. Join him as he showcases his unique but totally pointless magical abilities that he discovered growing up in the 90s/00s. Jam packed with nostalgia, expect the unexpected with homages to classic board games, TV shows and films with magical twists.

3 - 29 August 2022, 4:55 pm

Underbelly Bristo Square

Cabaret and Variety

Karen from Finance is Out of Office

Pack your calculators, save your spread sheets and set your automatic email reply because Karen From Finance is heading Out of Office!  She's hitting the road and she's hitting it hard. Say goodbye to the 80 hour work week and jump on board the Finance Express for this one-woman journey of self-discovery...and self-annihilation. Beloved Australian drag queen Karen From Finance presents her debut one woman show Out of Office which features all of her trademark high-camp and hilarious mashups, plus all the tomfoolery you can poke a presentation pointer at.

3 - 29 August 2022, 10:00 pm

Underbelly Bristo Square

Cabaret and Variety

Daniel Cainer: More Jewish Chronicles (and Other Musical Stories)

Six off-Broadway runs and 15 EdFringes. He's written scores for film and TV, his songs have been performed by cabaret artistes and rabbis, his music has launched a thousand cars and washing machines. He's been the "Singing Reporter" on BBC and the world's only "Singing Astrologer" (probably).   (Bagels not included)

3 - 28 August 2022, 1:15 pm

Underbelly Bristo Square