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Velma Celli: An evening of cabaret!

  • The Basement, York 13-17 Coney St York, England, YO1 9QL United Kingdom (map)
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York's favourite drag cabaret! Join international cabaret star Velma Celli for an evening of cabaret. Ian Stroughair (the man behind the makeup) is a West end and cabaret star who has appeared in hit Musicals such as Chicago, Cats, Fame and Rent where he received critical acclaim.

"A Stand out turn"
Mark Shenton, The Guardian & The Stage magazine.


He has enjoyed a varied career in film and TV and even appeared on BBC's Eastenders as himself.

"A sensational performer at the height of his game"
West End Frame.


This year he fronted the U.K commercial campaign for McDonalds and starred opposite Danny Dyer in the music short Nebraska for recording artist Lucy Rose.

"An impressive performance"
What's On stage.


This is a musical theatre review including classic show tunes, jazz standards, Bassey to Beyoncé and everything in between.

Switching from hysterical impressions of some of your favourite divas such as Britney Spears and Cher to stripped back acoustic arrangements of popular pop songs in ways you have never heard them this roller coaster of a cabaret really hits every spot!

There is something for everybody in this expertly written cabaret revue so do not miss out! Age Restrictions 14+. Ticket £15 from http://www.thebasementyork.co.uk/velma-celli

Earlier Event: September 9
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Later Event: September 19
Million Dollar Quartet