West Australian Premiere

Kabaret Dietrich

Cabaret / Music
Scaled kabaret dietrich musical saw
Nikki Nouveau presents the fascinating life of Marlene Dietrich through song and story, reimagined through her famous character Lola Lola in the classic 1930s film 'The Blue Angel'. The show is set in Berlin during the Weimar era, exploring the alluring enigma of Dietrich and the trials of an ageing film star, from her early beginnings as a musician, an under-recognised performance career in cabaret and theatre, through to her emergence as a shining legend of the silver screen. Featuring physical theatre and a repertoire of cabaret classics, including 'Falling In Love Again' and 'La Vie En Rose' accompanied by piano and musical saw. A delicious affair delivered in German, French and English.

"Glamour and intensity" Rip It Up
"Sexy, fun, a little decadent and nicely polished" Arts Hub

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Nikki Nouveau

Nikki Nouveau is a classically-trained vocalist, writer and performer. Her glamorous shows, have toured internationally with sell-out seasons performing to rave reviews in New York City, Edinburgh, Adelaide, Sydney and Melbourne.

She has been winning over audiences throughout the year with her production ‘No Regrets – The Edith Piaf Story’, weaving French and English narration in between the timeless beauty and emotion of Piaf’s songs.

Nouveau’s debut cabaret ‘Burlesque Assassin’ had a sell-out season at Adelaide Fringe Festival and was nominated by The Sydney Morning Herald for ‘Most Thrilling Theatrical Event’ Award at Sydney Fringe Festival.

Her productions are inspired by different art forms that portray compelling love stories, narrated through song and physical theatre.

Limited pre-book tickets are available. If your session is sold out, you will still be able to attend the show using four Showman’s Fair Coins. Showman’s Fair Coins are available at The Showman’s Fair Box Office.

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Opticum at The Showman's Fair

This beautiful wooden and canvas venue has a balcony for live musicians and is a lovely, well-travelled space, over in Perth from The Netherlands. You'll find it at The Showman's Fair.

Urban Orchard, Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge, 6003, WA

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Opticum at The Showman's Fair

Urban Orchard, Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge, 6003, WA


Opticum at The Showman's Fair

Urban Orchard, Perth Cultural Centre, Northbridge, 6003, WA

18+ venue or accompanied by parent or legal guardian

Content Warnings

Age Suitability: M

Sexual References: Mild

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