Top 5 picks by Perth's Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi

Published: Tue, Feb 13 2018
Posted in FringeTips
Top 5 picks by Perth's Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi

Djuki Mala

Perth's Lord Mayor Lisa Scaffidi was only too happy to recommend some shows she's loving at this year's FRINGE WORLD Festival.

Djuki Mala

Unique, infectious, high-energy exuberant, fusing traditional Yolngu, pop culture, dance storytelling to create work that is a marvel of timing, comedy & clowning, with a hefty dose of heart soul!

If there is one show that is guaranteed to leave you feeling genuinely happy then this is it!

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By A Thread

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.

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Peter Combe in Live it up and bellyflop in a pizza

Quirky classic songs from Peter's new album Live It Up. Complete with the old faves of course, including Newspaper Mama, Ting Tang Teng Tong, Mr Spool, (who only swims when the pool is full) and Juicy Juicy Green Grass.

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Artifice with Stuart Lightbody. 

Artifice with Stuart Lightbody

In the right hands, there might just be art in artifice. 

Stuart Lightbody the master of misdirection invites you to delve deeper into each deceptive delight. 

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Damian Callinan in Swing Man

Damian Callinan, renowned character and stand-up comedian, suffers from OTTDS (Over The Top Dance Syndrome).

After years of eschewing partner dancing and cutting up dancefloors on his own, he discovers that the only cure is to learn how to Swing Dance.

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