Late night events, Theatre, Cabaret

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The Ladyboys of Bangkok

The colourful and light-hearted cabaret style-musical featuring the trans-gender showgirls of Thailand's capital.

Centre For Life, Newcastle upon Tyne

Sat 5 Sep

£10–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Thu 10 Sep

£10–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Fri 11 Sep

£10–£32 / 0871 705 0705

…and 10 more dates until 3 Oct

The Sabai Pavilion, Dundee

Fri 3 Jul

£12–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Special Offers: Fri 3 July – all seats £12 each; Mon 6 July – all seats two for the price of one.

Sat 4 Jul

£12–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Special Offers: Fri 3 July – all seats £12 each; Mon 6 July – all seats two for the price of one.

Mon 6 Jul

£12–£32 / 0871 705 0705

Special Offers: Fri 3 July – all seats £12 each; Mon 6 July – all seats two for the price of one.

…and 5 more dates until 11 Jul

The Sabai Pavilion, Edinburgh

Sat 8 Aug

£24 / 0871 705 0705

Mon 10 and Tues 11 August – two for one seats

Sun 9 Aug

£24 / 0871 705 0705

Mon 10 and Tues 11 August – two for one seats

Mon 10 Aug

£24 / 0871 705 0705

Mon 10 and Tues 11 August – two for one seats

…and 20 more dates until 30 Aug

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Club Perverts

Cult comedy duo EastEnd Cabaret bring together a secret line-up of the hottest, weirdest and funniest comedy and variety acts in London for a night of unbelievable and unpredictable entertainment.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Fri 5 Jun

£15–£23.50 wonder seats; £15–£18.50 (£11–£17; £32) / 0844 545 8282

Fri 12 Jun

£15–£23.50 wonder seats; £15–£18.50 (£11–£17; £32) / 0844 545 8282

The Christeene Machine

A gender-blending booty-pounding perversion of punk dragged through a musical theatre gutter, commanded by Christeene: a human pissoir of foul hilarity and raw unabashed sexuality. Infamous from the glory holes of Texas to the back rooms of Berlin, The Christeene Machine explodes with a full arsenal of ferocious live…

Marlborough Theatre, Brighton

Thu 7 May

£15 (£12) / 01273 570028

Showtime with Cabaret Boheme

Intimate cabaret night featuring burlesque, vaudeville and more. Hosted by Ms Blacklace. Ages 18+.

The Spiegeltent, Brighton

Thu 28 May

£16 (£14) / 01273 917272

Fri 29 May

£16 (£14) / 01273 917272

Twonkey's Stinking Bishop

The Hilarious Living Spectacle Paul Vickers Performs: ‘A dog's dinner of unexpected, absurd, even offensive content. It’s also a classic’ ★★★★ (Time Out). ’A sublime cloud of nonsense’ ★★★★ (Scotsman). ‘Oddly entertaining and utterly bizarre.’ ★★★★ (FringeGuru.com). ‘Mind-boggling from start to finish’ ★★★…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Thu 6 Aug

International 3

£6 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 7 Aug

International 3

£6 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

International 3

£6 (£5) / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

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Black Cat Cabaret

Modern cabaret featuring acrobats, street performers and musicians.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Fri 15 May

£19.50 / 0844 545 8282

Fri 29 May

£19.50 / 0844 545 8282

Fri 19 Jun

£19.50 / 0844 545 8282

…and 8 more dates until 11 Sep

The Black Hoods Cabaret

Knuckle and Joint Bear witness to the debauchery and murder of some of the most decrepit puppets to crawl out of a back alley. A puppet cabaret for adults that will charm you into darkness and mayhem, as a pair of calamitous puppeteers manipulate a variety of disturbed and troubled puppets. Revel in a cabaret with a…

theSpace @ Surgeons Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 7 Aug

Theatre 3

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 8 Aug

Theatre 3

£5 / 0845 508 8515

Preview Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

Theatre 3

£8 (£6) / 0845 508 8515

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 11 more dates until 22 Aug

Don't Tell Mother

All-new late night monthly cabaret hosted by The Martini Encounter.

Pleasance Theatre, London N7

Fri 24 Apr

Main House

£12 (£10) / 020 7609 1800

Fri 1 May

Main House

£12 (£10) / 020 7609 1800

Fri 8 May

Main House

£12 (£10) / 020 7609 1800

…and 32 more dates until 18 Dec

Doug Segal's How To Read Minds and Influence People

The award-winning hit returns! A mind reading show unlike any other! Learn to predict the lottery, read minds, detect lies and more.

Marlborough Theatre, Brighton

Fri 15 May

£9.50 (£7.50) / 01273 570028

Sat 16 May

£9.50 (£7.50) / 01273 570028

Sun 17 May

£9.50 (£7.50) / 01273 570028

Dusty Limits: Grin

The cabaret star and his trusty collaborator Michael Roulston launch their album, full of dark, delicious and sometimes despicable songs.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Wed 24 Jun

£15–£22.50 wonder seats; £10–£17.50 (£11–£17; £32) / 0844 545 8282

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The Goblin King's Masquerade Ball

Step into a fairy-tale world of nymphs, faeries, goblins and other enchanted creatures, brought to life using live music and performance, interactive creatures, puppetry, art and hidden experiences. Otherworldly costumes or formal attire with mask recommended.

The Coronet, London SE1

Fri 8 May

£16–£20 / 020 7701 1500

Life's a Drag

Cheeky humour from a variety of London's drag artists as they perform their turns on stage.

Cellar Door, London WC2E

Mon 20 Apr

£12 / 020 7240 8848

Mon 27 Apr

£12 / 020 7240 8848

Mon 4 May

£12 / 020 7240 8848

…and 4 more dates until 1 Jun

Lili La Scala: Siren

Found songs, from the poetry of Masefield to the music of Tom Waits. Bewitching, haunting and mesmeric songs and stories.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Wed 13 May

£10 / 0844 873 3433

Lili La Scala's Another F*cking Variety Show

Join Lili and a cavalcade of cabarati, featuring The Boy With Tape On His Face, Mat Ricardo, Jair Ramirez, Michael Standen and Kitty Bang Bang.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Sat 27 Jun

£18.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sat 25 Jul

£18.50 / 0844 545 8282

Wed 23 Sep

£18.50 / 0844 545 8282

Lili la Scala’s Classical Cabaret

The finest cabaret performers sing some of the most beautiful and dramatic art song repertoire.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Sat 16 May

£10 / 0844 873 3433

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The LipSinkers

Alternative drag cabaret with comic skits and music.

Royal Vauxhall Tavern, London SE11

Fri 1 May

£8; £5 after show (£6) / 020 7820 1222

London Wonderground

A smorgasbord of curiosities back for its third year at the Southbank Centre. Highlights include headline show LIMBO, as well as your fair share of cabaret, comedy and theatre.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Wed 27 May

£12.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sat 30 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Wed 3 Jun

£12.50 / 0844 545 8282

Mat Ricardo: Showman

…and 24 more dates until 25 Sep

Lost in Transit

This award winning show returns with a wild new twist about one lone traveller and her suitcase.

Brighton Spiegeltent

Tue 5 May

£12; £14; £15 (£10; £11; £12)

Mon 18 May

£12; £14; £15 (£10; £11; £12)

Tue 19 May

£12; £14; £15 (£10; £11; £12)

…and 5 more dates until 24 May

Middle Of The Road

Alt-cabaret duo Bourgeois & Maurice team up with the grand dame of political drag David Hoyle, for a musical journey through the most offensively mundane music ever written.

Soho Theatre, London W1D

Wed 3 Jun

Downstairs

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Thu 4 Jun

Downstairs

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

Fri 5 Jun

Downstairs

£11–£22 / 020 7478 0100

…and 7 more dates until 13 Jun

The Supreme Fabulettes

All-male singing group directed by William Baker, the director of Kylie's arena tours.

Leicester Square Theatre, London WC2H

Fri 31 Jul

£20 / 01273 917272

Sat 1 Aug

£20 / 01273 917272

Fri 7 Aug

£20 / 01273 917272

…and 7 more dates until 29 Aug

Sweet Pang!

What if bad girls ruled the world? US-born, Dublin-based singer, actress and MC Lady Grew presents a Cabarave show from songs born of collaborations with various Irish electronic producers, combined with her pole-dancing, theater and clown sklls. Madam Gentle Wreck drops 15 feet in the air into her past as Sweet Pang…

Poison Ivy, Brighton

Mon 4 May

£8

Tue 5 May

£8

Wed 6 May

£8

…and 3 more dates until 12 May

The Sweet Release

Sweet Venues This is how your night at the Fringe ends, not with a whimper, but a bang! Join us as we present the hottest up and coming acts from all across the Fringe for our late night revue. Check out our Twitter feed @sweet_release18 and website to find out which new Fringe acts will be performing here every night…

Sweet Grassmarket, Edinburgh

Sat 8 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 9 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Mon 10 Aug

International 1

£5 / 0131 243 3596

2 for 1 Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 19 more dates until 29 Aug

The Tiger Lillies: The Very Worst Of The Tiger Lillies

Grammy-nominated alt-legends The Tiger Lillies present a showcase of their songs from their 25 year career.

The London Wonderground Spiegeltent, SE1

Wed 20 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Thu 21 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Fri 22 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Sat 23 May

£17.50 / 0844 545 8282

Udderbelly At Southbank Centre, London SE1

Fri 19 Jun

£15.50

Wam Bam Late - Burlesque

Smoking hot after hours cabaret and burlesque including aerial feats, crazy contortion and tongue-in-cheek comedy.

The Hippodrome Casino, London WC2H

Fri 1 May

£15 / 0844 248 5144

Fri 15 May

£15 / 0844 248 5144

Fri 22 May

£15 / 0844 248 5144