Risque business: the story of Perth’s strip scene in Fringe World show

Risque business: the story of Perth’s strip scene in Fringe World show

IF you’re up for a little risque fun, and a history lesson on Perth’s adult entertainment industry, this may be the show for you.

Beating the Odds – The Hayley Stewart Story hits Fringe World for its inaugural performance.

A first for Fringe World, this is an adult’s only cabaret show performed at an adult’s only venue, set to open your mind to the world of erotic dance.

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Hayley Stewart began as an erotic dancer, and ended up owning the Voodoo Lounge – the Northbridge strip club where the show is taking place.

It’s a journey through WA’s underground genres of erotic dance and political theatre, from the “banned” pub show era, to pole-dancing and choreographed cabaret, confronting notions of femininity and sub-cultural identity.

A thought provoking roller-coaster of clever erotic cabaret, raising questions on taboo, mythology, femininity and politics in a young dancer’s rite-of-passage through Perth’s iconic mindscape.

For tickets visit the Fringe World website.