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Adelaide Cabaret Festival

The Adelaide Cabaret Festival is an annual festival commencing on the Queen’s Birthday long weekend each June. 

Now in its 16th year and the biggest festival of its kind, Adelaide Festival Centre's Adelaide Cabaret Festival has become a major event in the international and Australian arts calendar. The Festival has garnered a reputation of highlighting the best local, national and international artists through an eclectic program of classic and contemporary cabaret performances. 

The 16th Adelaide Cabaret Festival will run from 10-25 June 2016 with new Artistic Directors Ali McGregor and Eddie Perfect at the helm.


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Burlesque by Force is persistently provocative, munificent and shrewd.


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