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Finucane & Smith's Dance Hall

FINUCANE & SMITH’S DANCE HALL PREMIERE SEASON!

The Potato Shed, 41 Peninsula Drive, Drysdale | Friday 9th & Saturday 10th February 2018

Bookings by phone 03 5251 1998 | Further info online

In the tradition of not-to-be-missed community dances of old, Finucane & Smith’s Dance Hall is the supper dance of the year. An unmissable night out, it shines a glittering spotlight on local talents, showcases world famous exhibition dance and song from around the world, feasts on local specialties under lanterns and bunting, and sweeps the whole community into line dances, Ethiopian shimmy and a spot of Bollywood before busting out ABBA!

Finucane & Smith’s Dance Hall  is a supper dance, a bring-a-plate celebration, a storytelling and dance teaching extravaganza, a transcendent night of song and dance (from international stars to the local community) and a whole of community knees-up, showcasing the bounty of Victorian communities in a new light.

“From the sublime to the subversive, the hot to the hilarious… outrageous and unforgettable ” ★★★★★The Times UK

“WOW! Entertaining, and exciting, beautiful and talented” The Welcome Record, Dunolly & District Community News

“What a night! Erotic, exotic, confronting and exciting, but above all, like everything else Finucane & Smith, is engrossing and enjoyable” Peter Arthur Green 3MBS

“Luscious and indulgent and glorious” ★★★★☆ Planet Arts

“There’s really no adequate way of explaining these spectaculars to those yet to witness one, and those who have won’t forget them in a hurry… seductive, subversive and bursting at the seams with talent” ★★★★★ The Age 

 


THE SHOWS

The Exotic Lives of Lola Montez

The wildest showgirl of the nineteenth century returns.

Glory Box

The legendary, indefinable, genre-busting, burlesque-eats-its young Salon that has critics raving and festival audiences around the world in raptures.

 

 

Carnival of Mysteries

From the world’s pre-eminent purveyors of provocative variety and intimate spectacle comes the freakishly beautiful, seductive, surreal indoor carnival of mysteries.

The Flood

From Patrick White Award winner Jackie Smith comes The Flood: An Australian Gothic. When the waters rise, the monsters break the surface.

 

Salon de Danse

Whirl into Finucane & Smith’s decrepit dance hall, dipped in acid green and noir black, a mesmerising physical display from a wild pack of dancers & physical artistes.

 

The Feast of Argentina Gina Catalina

A supper show… sumptuous food… stupendous stories

 

Gotharama

The ‘beauty queen of the damned’ unleashes the Gothic in all her wicked ways.

 

Caravan Burlesque

The pop up Parisian Salon of sultry songs & underdressed sirens, Bollywood love gods, circus stars, backroom ballerinas and gothic queens…