Iconic - A Brief History Of Drag

Cabaret / Theatre
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Direct from a sold out run in the UK, join the sensational Velma Celli on a passionate pilgrimage through the most iconic drag moments of film, stage and popular culture. An electrifying cabaret comprising a collective mix of the music that we all know and love. Velma's flawless vocals will have you crying with laughter to broken-hearted at the drop of a very stylish hat. So fasten your seat belts as this roller coaster of a cabaret really hits every spot!
★★★★★ Boyz Magazine
★★★★★ Theatre and Perform
★★★★★ West End Wilma
★★★★★ Musical Theatre Review
★★★★★ Carn's Theatre Passion
★★★★★ Pocketsize Theatre
★★★★★ Theatreland
"Velma Celli is rapidly becoming the UK's queen of live vocal drag" Broadway World, 2015
"Powerhouse vocals... a force to be reckoned with" Gay Times, 2017

Presented by:
Joe C Brown

Ian was born and raised in York, England.

He has appeared in West End shows such as Cats, Fame, Chicago, What A Feeling and most recently Rent where he received critical acclaim for his portrayal as Angel.

He is the man behind the makeup of celebrated cabaret star Velma Celli who had a two year long residency at The Hippodrome, London and sell out shows at 54 Below, NYC, Charing Cross Theatre… just to name a few.

Last Summer he hit the big screen in the movie feature Night of The Lotus and fronted the commercial campaign #weareawake for McDonalds. In 2016 he starred opposite Danny Dyer in Lucy Rose’s music video Nebraska and filmed a guest spot on the new American series Piss off, I love you.

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De Parel Spiegeltent at The Pleasure Garden

A stone’s throw from FRINGE Central at The Perth Cultural Centre, The Pleasure Garden at Russell Square is Perth’s favourite Fringe playground. The Pleasure Garden has a smorgasbord of ticketed entertainment and buskers, fabulous food and drinks, the FRINGE WORLD Mermaids and special kids programs every weekend. It’s free entry every night of the week and home to two Spiegeltents (De Parel and The West Australian) and The Deluxe, Black Flamingo, Casa Mondo and Teatro. This is a licensed area and security may ask to see valid photo ID to gain entry. If you cannot produce valid photo ID then you may be refused entry, without refund for any tickets purchased. Under 18's are welcome to licensed areas but must be accompanied and supervised by a parent or guardian and the decision to allow entry is entirely at the discretion of the licensee. Visit the FAQ page for the valid forms of Photo ID accepted in Western Australia. Note that some events are restricted to over 18s only.

James St, Northbridge, 6003, WA

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De Parel Spiegeltent at The Pleasure Garden

James St, Northbridge, 6003, WA


De Parel Spiegeltent at The Pleasure Garden

James St, Northbridge, 6003, WA

18+ venue or accompanied by parent or legal guardian

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Full Price: $26.50

FRINGE WORLD Friends 2-for-1: $14.00

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60 min

Content Warnings

Age Suitability: M

Coarse Language: Mild - Frequent

Sexual References: Mild

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