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Revellers can expect an extravaganza of drag, dance and drama as a bevy of glittering performers take to the Cabaret Stage, in association with Merseyside Fire and Rescue Service and telent communications.
Don’t miss out on a ‘little bit of action’ as international burlesque star Mille Dollar and her Blue Martini burlesque show will take to the stage in a scintillating performance that will tease and titillate even the most up standing members of society.
A raft of show stopping numbers by local girl and West End star Emma Dears, channelling the one and only Miss Liza with a Z, is guaranteed to entertain as she previews her brand new musical production ‘Judy and Liza,’ performing some of Liza Minnelli’s biggest hits including ‘Cabaret’ and ‘Maybe This Time.’
Fans of the classics are in for a treat as Liverpool’s favourite crooner Alan Cross, performs songs including Patricia the Stripper, Mac the Knife and Americano. Talented tenor and co-owner of Parr St Studios Steve Macfarlane will perform a 20 minute set inspired by idols Ella Fitzgerald, Peggy Lee, Frank Sinatra & Tony Bennett and favourite songwriters including George Gershwin & Irvin Berlin.
The UK’s first Drag King Valentino King also gets in on the action with a completely live performance of modern and classic rock hits.
Cabaret Stage Line Up
1.30pm BILLY HUI
2.00pm STEVE MACFARLANE
2.15pm DANNY HILTON
2.45pm GERRY POTTER
3.00pm BELINDA SCANDAL
3.20pm VALENTINO KING
3.55pm LIVERPOOL LGBT CHOIR
4.10pm THE GREAT ZOLTAR
4.30pm DETOX CUTE AND THE BEAUTY JUNKIES
6.00pm ALAN CROSS
6.55pm IAN ROUGHLEY
7.15pm LITTLE MISS MARTY
7.35pm EMMA DEARS
7.45pm STEVE MACFARLANE & CLOSE
Please note: Details correct at time of publication, all times are approximate.
The Cabaret Stage will also play host to:
Queer as Talent runner up, dancer Ian Roughley, who will perform one of his dazzling routines whilst X-Factor trio Sh-Bang! perform their camp spectacular.
Local poet Gerry Potter and performances from local drag legends Lavinia, Little Miss Marty and Belinda Scandal.
Continuing the music is London based duo Detox Cute and the Beauty Junkies who are sure to camp it up with their pop tunes including ‘Hello Kitty’, ‘Hold Me’ and ‘Pop Trash’.
Liverpool's LGBT Choir have been preparing a fabulous routine whilst London's Danny Hilton will blow you away with his jazz vocals.
The Great Zoltar will leave you guessing with his magic tricks and mind reading skills.
One of club land's most popular dance artists Josephene delivers a special chilled out vocal set especially for pride goers.