Presented by: Joe C Brown When you go to see a performer in drag, you can be forgiven for expecting to see big hair, elaborate glamour outfits, and a full face of makeup beyond compare. This is the grandeur of drag, a complete and utter over emphasis of what makes a diva the queen that she is. Velma Celli had no wig, no outrageous outfit, and here’s why that was impressive. Velma (Played by Ian Stroughair) sings her own songs. You’ll find no lip syncing here. Starting out wit
Last Friday night, MANABOUTADL ventured to the Peacock Tent at the expanded Gluttony venue in the east parklands. Caught in the hype of the Fringe opening night, we were treated to a one hour concert that paid tribute to musical geniuses Michael and Janet Jackson. The show aptly named Jackson vs Jackson, a production by Australia's leading vocal powerhouse group - Gospo Collective was performed in front of a sold out crowd. The beautiful harmonious voices of this group had us
Popular Union Street institution Mr. Goodbar is celebrating its second year of existence by bringing us a Cuban-themed pop up bar Club Cubano just in time for Adelaide’s Festival season. Last Saturday, MANABOUTADL were privileged to be invited to the launch of this pop-up bar. As soon as we stepped foot into this uber cool venue, we were fooled into thinking we had just stepped into a bar off the streets of Havana. The bar was adorned in bright colours with the odd fedora han
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