The best of the Fringe join this 'fab lil' cabaret party' (Time Out). Expect some big names in comedy popping in to join the fun, as well as established acts from burlesque, music and variety. Hosted by Claire Benjamin, Dave the Bear, and Mister Meredith, Magic Faraway Cabaret presents a different enchanted world every night with a mash-up of themes such as Banarnia, Doctor Who Does Dallas, Steviewonderland and Tina Turner Prize. With its nightly Raise a Dead Celebrity spot, this is inventive, entertaining and intelligent cabaret that changes nightly so you can come again and again. Claire Benjaminwill be hosting Popeye Goes PopArt! at Magic Faraway Cabaret on Mon 6 Aug Thu 9 Aug Sun 12 Aug Wed 15 Aug Sat 18th Aug Tue 21 Aug Fri 24 Aug@The Voodoo Rooms 19a West Register St Edinburgh EH2 2AA
So they missed their cue - no Edelweiss but the show must go on! An absurd, glamorous, multi-genre show from this one-woman powerhouse of sultry vocals and 'ace off-the-wall characters' (Time Out). With solo shows at Leicester Square Theatre and the legendary Royal Vauxhall Tavern, Claire Benjamin has performed her musical comical characters at some of the UK's best venues, she continues to surprise and enchant with every performance. 'The funniest and most unpredictable (show) that the world has ever seen' (Out Magazine).
@ 8:40pm for 55 minutes, 4-25th August (not 17,18,19) Venue 68b The Voodoo Rooms, 19a West Register Street, Edinburgh EH2 2AA