Venue: Slipper Room
Date: April 15, 2018
Guest event: Tainted Cabaret
Ula Uberbusen, Wilfredo, Miss Ekaterina, James & The Giant Pastie, Lil' Miss Lixx
TAINTED CABARET brings together four phenomenal acts direct from New York City's booming variety scene for an adults only variety extravaganza you'll never forget! Weird, wonderful and totally inspirational, Tainted Cabaret is a place where the worlds of burlesque, sideshow, circus and comedy come together to create an unforgettable, feel-good, live entertainment experience. A great night out simply doesn't get better - or sexier! - than this.
Join Ula Uberbusen, Wilfredo, Miss Ekaterina and James and the Giant Pasty as they end their 26-date US tour at the Slipper Room for a very special final show.
***With very special guests Hovey Burgess and Lil' Miss Lixx with the only live, performing polar bear in the western world.***
Broadway World calls her act "the most captivating routine of the evening." Ula is a burlesque performer and producer of such touring smash hits as Twirly Whirly Burly-Q and Victrola Burlesque. Recently Ula played a featured role in the award-winning NY burlesque film “The Cruel Tale of The Medicine Man.” She performs regularly around the Big Apple and has been featured in countless festivals across the country. Awards include the “Beautiful Weirdo” Award from Alternatease, the New England Neo-Burlesque Festival, “Judges Choice” Award & “Perle Noire’s Favorite Act” at The Great Burlesque Exposition, and “Most Original Act” from the Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival. ulauberbusen.com
Big teeth, tight pants and a singing voice to die for! That’s Wilfredo – a lover, singer, poet and drinker who charms the birds down from the trees all over the world. Grotesque, deluded but always loveable, Wilfredo is the powerhouse comedy creation who has won hearts at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe, the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, the Adelaide Fringe and at the Magners International Comedy Festival in both Manila and Singapore. In South Africa, Wilfredo performed to over 20,000 people at the Cape Town Funny Festival, while Reykjavik Kabarett in Iceland have claimed him as one of their own. Based in New York City, his late-night appearances as host at the Slipper Room have fast become the stuff of legend. wilfredo.es
Born in Russia, Miss Ekaterina is a renowned contortionist and aerialist resident in New York City. Besides performing with circus and entertainment companies like Cirque Musica, Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, USO, and Circus Una Motorcycle Thrillshow, she has also appeared in live art installations and films of Matthew Barney, Kenny Scharf, Scott Ewalt, Julie Taymor, and Joe Coleman; shared the stage with Drive-By Truckers and Jack Black; performed as a knife-thrower's target girl on a Guinness Book of Records tour and in the off-Broadway show Maximum Risk.
James & The Giant Pastie
James & The Giant Pasty is an award-winning burlesque performer, producer, and teacher based in Toronto, Canada. With the motto balls to the fourth wall, James is well known for his innovative, concept-based brand of burlesque.
Lil' Miss Lixx
The Candy-Coated Cutie!