West Australian Premiere

Damian Callinan in Swing Man

Comedy / Theatre
VIC
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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.

"Callinan has found that self-improvement and comedy can make strangely effective bedfellows" Herald Sun, 2016

Swing Man sends Damian on a journey back to the incidents in his adolescence that set him on his path - a fracas at a Bush Dance, unrequited love at Ballroom Dancing, and the revelation that as a 17 year old he was abducted by Swing-era obsessed aliens who set him an ultimatum to learn how to Swing Dance by the time he is 51.

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Casa Mondo at The Pleasure Garden

Not too big, not too small, Casa Mondo is a Dutch theatre tent with a great atmosphere. It will host some great acts in the Pleasure Garden.

James St, Northbridge, 6003, WA

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Casa Mondo at The Pleasure Garden

James St, Northbridge, 6003, WA

Venues

Casa Mondo at The Pleasure Garden

James St, Northbridge, 6003, WA

18+ venue or accompanied by parent or legal guardian

Content Warnings

Age Suitability: M

Coarse Language: Mild - Frequent

Sexual References: Mild

Depicts Violence: Mild

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