Cabaret In London
Enjoy Cabaret shows in London with awe-inspiring, devilishly sexy events popping up all over town, from opulent restaurant bars to tantalising nights at some of the city's best clubs. Cabaret is a titillating genre that covers all sorts of wonderful and fun performance art, from drag performers to burlesque shows; read on to find some of best Cabaret bars and events in London.
Last updated on 20th June 2017
Dancing, daiquiris, drag queens and DJ sets ... must be the Glam Clam's House Party. Head to the Dead Dolls House in Islington this July and party until the wee hours at a boisterous house party like no other. Picture all your favourite cocktails at the bar, hilarious drag queens in every room, a handful of DJ sets and three different floors of entertainment.
The guys and girls at Baroque know how to put on a party. Held in the legendary Playboy Club London, the evening entertainment is a mixture of cabaret, dance performers, contortionists and even burlesque shows, with a delightful three course meal provided.
Cabaret Des Distractions offers a contemporary twist on the Féeries of 19th century Paris. Taking place in Café De Paris’ opulent 1920s ballroom each and every Friday, the show merges cabaret, musical theatre and circus performances to great effect. Come braced for awe-inspiring twists, roars of laughter and whoops of excitement.
Some of the greatest comedy queer performers are uniting in celebration of the Pride Improv Festival. The diverse mix of entertainment will see games, comedy, theatre, musicals, drag acts, stand-up and cabaret all be performed by a variety of fresh young talented performers, with the help of some of the biggest names in the improv scene as well.
Frivolous, laid back but framed by stunning performances, the Best of British Pop is an event like no other. Hosted by the London Cabaret Club, this evening looks back at Britain's wonderful pop-related history. After a handful of stunning cabaret performances, their DJs will be at work until 3am, playing all the best songs from the frivolous 60s, laid back 70s, punk-infused 80s and Britpop 90s. Relax at this Central London event and enjoy the brilliantly quirky fusion of cabaret and British pop.
Cabaret, cards, burlesque and a number of other forbidden pleasures are to be expected Cellar Door's High Tea & Tease night. Open every Saturday, experience one of the most raucous displays of cabaret London has to offer from such performers Miss Daisy Page, Vicious Delicious and the legendary Beatrix Von Bourbon. Tickets include the show, casino chips and high tea with bubbles, finger sandwiches, cupcakes and tea.
The M Restaurant in Victoria is really pushing the boat out, hosting the M Masquerade Dinner Party in June. Featuring live performances by burlesque superstar Vicky Butterfly, a great hula hoop routine by Silvia Pavone and a delicious 4-course dinner, this is one June night out in London you're unlikely to forget in a hurry.
Having already one over the hearts of many of the city's burlesque fans, Tempest Rose and her House of Burlesque embark on a new mission this August in London, combining sultry routines with eye-opening technology. This innovative event will look to highlight how old routines and new trends can actually work well together. Expect neon colours, strobe lights and all the flirtatious fun that you'd expect from a cabaret show in London.
The House of Burlesque is one of London’s most glamorous secrets. Tucked away underneath the streets of the West End, this UK-leading production company host an evening of stockings, feathers and fabulousness that won’t fail to impress. Get set for an evening of dancing divas, tantalising tassel-twirlers, cabaret and circus gliterrati, with special happy hour deals and the option to dance the night away afterwards.
Taking over The King's Head Members Club, Gin-House Burlesque is going big with its return to Shoreditch. This February they will have a Valentine's special with snake-charmers, vintage vixens and fire breathers entertaining you.
Cirque de Ville is bringing the most fantastical circus acts, brilliant burlesque and wonderful cabaret into Proud City. In the same show, expect jaw dropping contortion, spectacular gymnast and the sauciest burlesque, all while enjoying a delicious three course meal.
Recreate the fabulous world of the British Variety show, as Cafe de Paris welcomes the finest stand-up comedians, the raciest burlesque performers and a series of remarkable speciality acts before a secret visual climax that'll make this one of the most unforgettable cabaret nights in London. A celebration of all things fun and sexy, this one is not to be missed.
The London Cabaret Club combines the quintessential British fine dining experience with an innovative, interactive cabaret show. Indulge on a menu of exceptional dishes whilst the biggest West End stars put on a show that celebrates the rich heritage of British culture. Everything here has been put together just perfectly, from the balance of flavours in each dish to the original choreography in the show.