The Hullaballoo – An Anomalous Revue: Take Two!

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Back for its second year, intrepid duo Professor Archibald Floss & Dr. Charlotte Tann of Mental Floss Sideshow bring you a brand new cavalcade of carefully curated performances from festival favourites that will infect your funny bone & cause your eyes to pop!   Expect a unique & bewildering variety performance with acts not seen at any other time during the festival […]

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The Starlight Speakeasy

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The stars will be out for our new late night offering for those 19 and over only! Following on the winged heels of our Flight of Fantasy concert, join us for The Starlight Speakeasy!  Travel back to a time when Mother’s Ruin was the tipple of choice & behind closed doors the well heeled danced into the wee hours on […]

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The Unsecret Cabaret

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We are thrilled to kick off the 2017 GCSE with a now-not-so-secret evening extravaganza that includes the UK’s own incomparable Professor Elemental alongside the rockin’ repertoire & GCSE debut performance of Canada’s own Punch Drunk Cabaret! You’ve come to expect at touch of variety at GCSE soirees & this year is no different! Look up, up, up & witness The Aerial […]

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Flight of Fantasy

Flight of Fantasy

Come fly with us as we take an auditory trip around the universe that is the finest of the Steampunk music scene – with some extra special treats to take your experience to the highest heights! Come for the music & stay for the spectacle that includes majestic melodies by Abney Park & the frolicking fun of Frenchy and the Punk! […]

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Tom Baker – International Man of Misery

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Actor, accordionist, ventriloquist, compere & general ‘International Man of Misery’ Tom Baker is an all round performer with a taste for the bizarre & a dark poetry all of his own. Travelling in from London, UK with a suitcase full of musical & theatrical talent, Tom will not only be rousing the crowd to song, he will also perform ventriloquism […]

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Buster Canfield’s Circus of Industrious Fleas

Buster Canfield & His Circus Of Industrious Fleas

Step right up and behold the most miraculous manifestation of mite-sized marvelosity ever to appear on any stage! Buster Canfield’s Circus of Industrious Fleas! Scratch your skin with delight at our microscopic, entomic entertainment! Eric Woolfe is an actor, playwright, puppeteer and magician. He, along with Punch & Judy Man, Mike Petersen, is the co-founder of Woolfe & Petersen’s Pocket […]

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Stella Clark

Stella Clark joins us in the Tea Tent on harp, having studied under Alyssa Michalsky of Divine Harp for the last nine years. Her repertoire includes traditional ballads & tunes, especially of Britain & she looks forward to joining in the fun of the GCSE for the first time! Sat Sept 23 – Tea Tent 11am & 2pm Sun Sept […]

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Dragonfly Bellydance

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With dangerous swords and flowing fans, the Dragonettes are both pirates and ethereal clockwork fairies, they will astound you with the marvellous articulation of their hips, arms and bellys, and their mastery of silken and metal props, all done to the haunting steampunk sounds. Affectionately known as The Dragonettes since 2011, we are always pleased to welcome the one & […]

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Scott Helland -Guitarmy of One

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Scott Helland creates melodic, euphoric acoustic guitar instrumentals rooted in the realms of folk, alternative and world. His eclectic musical past, keen melodic sense, live looping technique, energetic showmanship and tasteful use of guitar effects creates a compelling soundscape. Helland has been a featured performer at the Steampunk World’s Fair in New Jersey, AnimeMidwest in Illinois, Motor City Steam Con […]

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House of Shimmy

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Toronto-based House of Shimmy is a theatrical dance duo with a flare for turning heads & animating spaces with their ‘bound by no genre’ acts! With roots in bellydance & a love of all things vintage, these glamourous gals serve up their very own flavour of fusion & other-wordly entertainment. As part of The Hullabaloo – you’ll meet conjoined twins […]

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IlluminAir

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IlluminAir Entertainment is a circus performance troupe based in Toronto, Canada made up of the city’s most acclaimed, internationally travelled and in-demand performing artists.  Join them as they host a mad tea party in celebration of their newest flying machine; The Aerial Chandelier! Prepare to be amazed by feats of acrobatic prowess, trust, & strength as they figure out exactly […]

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Majinx

Back by popular demand – the spectacular magic of Majinx!  Professor Wick & his trusty assistant Beatrix Beckancall return to our stage to perform some of their latest magical creations. Prepare to experience the full spectrum of human emotions as they dazzle & deceive your senses with their unique brand of mechanical wizardry.  Look out over the weekend too for […]

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Professor Taelstrum, Truth-Teller

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In a world drenched in blood, steam, & gears, Professor Taelstrum is a world-reknown vagabond, ragamuffin, & truth-teller. His Bandoleer of Legends contains his favorite stories & if you ask nicely, he might tell you a tale or two. He has sipped & supped with Queens, Princes, & the occasional King. He has been an anonymous face in the low […]

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The Vaudevillian

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The roaring tunes from the 1920’s band, The Vaudevillian will make you get off your doggone caboose & do the lindy hop! The old fashioned gentleman, Jitterbug James, the mouthy Norah Spades & the Southerner Piedmont Johnson bring you dancing numbers from the prohibition period! Thank goodness PROHIBITION IS OVER! Get ready to shine your shoes & do the skoodle […]

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Abney Park

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Abney Park is an American musical project, the life work of Robert Brown. Robert founded Abney Park over 20 years ago, and since then they’ve released 19 albums, three novels, a role playing gamed a board game, and a DVD. They’ve appeared on MTV, G4tv, in the New York Times, and the L.A. times, licensed music to HBO’s Trueblood, and […]

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Frenchy and the Punk

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We are tickled to once again welcome the rollicking flapper-folk-punk Steampunk Cabaret of Frenchy and the Punk! By way of Paris & New York, this indie-cabaret duo have performed at nearly every major steampunk event in the US & have been touring the US and Europe since 2005. How to describe their sound? Imagine Siouxsie Sioux & Dee Dee Ramone […]

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Professor Elemental

Professor Elemental

A Steampunk flavoured mad Professor, my inventions and adventures have taken me around the world. I first got myself noticed with the track ‘Cup Of Brown Joy’ which notched up over a million hits. This was followed by my scuffle with Mr B, resulting in the video ‘Fighting Trousers’. Have a watch of these and my other adventures over on […]

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Punch Drunk Cabaret

Punch Drunk

Punch Drunk Cabaret mixes rockabilly, roots, & steampunk swing into a high energy cocktail of rousing, sing-a-long choruses & dance floor packing rhythms, earning a reputation as a “must-see” live act that’s equal parts audience participation and arena-rock showmanship. With their unmistakable steampunk inspired look, Punch Drunk Cabaret features a rhythm section like no other, complete with stand-up drummer, Sean […]

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