Sat 23 September to Sat 23 September | 8:00PM to 9:00PM
Venue: Kyneton Town Hall
In 1855, the wildest showgirl of the nineteenth century toured Australia and its goldfields - the scandal is legend.
From Patrick White Playwright Award Winner Jackie Smith and world famous cabaret stars Finucane & Smith [Cabaret Burlesque] comes the story of the wildest showgirl of the nineteenth century, Lola Montez.
She horsewhipped the editor of the Ballarat times (for a bad review), swung down mineshafts on a single rope with champagne in hand, and escaped arrest dressed only in her jewels. She was showered with gold nuggets and insults, and swathed in scandal.
With only one performance you will need to book early!
In 1855, the Sydney Morning Herald said her erotic Spider Dance was “the most libertinish and indelicate performance ever to be seen on the public stage.”
“An exhilarating anarchically erotic celebration of performance” The Australian