Visit a blazing country, where cars rule, hitchhiking is a risk, and dingoes prey on babes. Terror Australis is a grindhouse cabaret sharper-tongued than a serial killer’s knife. Performed by crazy- siren Leah Shelton (Polytoxic, The Brides of Frank), this chaotic, messed-up outback Contiki tour is a simmering hot mess of satire, anti-burlesque, live art and pole-dance.
Contained in a swelling pulp mash-up, Shelton explores the roadkill of the Australian national character to reveal a rant of cruelty and suspicion, drenched in perspiration and liquor. Leah Shelton's work sits in the middle of anti-burlesque, live art and cabaret. As an Australian performance artist, she makes bold, imaginative, visually stunning works, infused with cult references and satirical humour.
Terror Australis is a blood-soaked, lip-synched, grotesquely beautiful nightmare, swimming in urban myth, cultural stereotypes and goon. Be wowed, terrified and thrilled by Shelton’s award-winning, boundary-pushing show. It cuts Australia to pieces.
Trained in various acting methods particularly the Suzuki Actor Training Method, Leah has worked with a variety of dance and theatre companies.
She is a co-artistic director of Polytoxic, an incredible dance theatre company. The group has performed all across Australia. She is also a co-creator of The Brides of Frank.
Leah is a fantastic performer with an impressive body of work. Her style is an intoxicating combination of cabaret, art, and dance.
Catch the show from April 16 - 18 at Home of the Arts.
Our Gold Coast Family Accommodation is near Home of the Arts.
We offer a great assortment of one bedroom and two bedroom apartments. The one bedroom apartments are excellent for four visitors. Apt for families and friends, our one-bedroom apartments highlight a kitchen, intimate living and dining area, reverse cycle air conditioning, laundry conveniences, minibar, TV, a north-facing balcony, and more. Create flavorful meals using our kitchen amenities. Unwind in the easy living and dining area. Use our laundry facilities to keep your outfits fresh and neat.
For more details, go to http://www.trickettgardens.com.au/apartments.