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Stage Fright – ein Kabarett (Hill End) – POSTONED

Sat 18 May at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Unfortunately, one of the company members has tested positive for Covid.  We have made the difficult decision to postpone the event. We understand this may be as disappointing for you as it is for us.
Information for ticket holders:
We have not locked in a new date yet so stay tuned and hang tight! We will be in contact as soon as we can with more details. 
We are performing at Royal Hotel in Carcoar on Sunday 9 June and hoping
we will be in Garra on Saturday 25 May.

If you would like to come to either of these shows, please email us and we will transfer your tickets.
If you have any questions or concerns please get in touch with us. If you would prefer a refund – please let us know via email artsoutwest@csu.edu.au and we can arrange this. 


Character comedienne, Jude Bowler’s enticing and touchingly twisted, droll homage to Marlene. Nobody’s muse, everybodys’ icon, a modern day Dietrich – bored and mad as ever.

Written and performed by Jude.

With special guest opening act Rob Shannon.

Show time – 65 minutes + interval.

This is a 16+ event (Under 18’s to be accompanied by an adult).


Stage Fright – ein Kabarett (Hill End) | Humanitix

Special early bird price (up to the end of April 2024) :$30

General admission (May and at the door); $35




“… channels Dietrich with impeccable disdain”

“Brilliant – funny, talented, enigmatic and sexy as hell!”

“Like being transported to another time”

Jude Bowler is best known for her incisive character-comedy in kooky cabaret/theatre circles, incl her various solo shows and as part of underground comedy collective SIX QUICK CHICKS. A performer/writer for 25+ years, Jude’s history ranges from showgirl to drama, radio to physical theatre. Jude’s career began mid-90s as performer/creator/Board member for SGLMG, Pride Festivals and associated LGBTQI community activism. Later, she worked in Europe with French street theatre/puppetry company PLASTICIENS VOLANTS. In 2017, Jude joined MIDNIGHT FEAST THEATRE (NIDA’s first resident company for artists with disabilities) as a featured artist/facilitator and she continues there. Jude also works regularly with CirqueM in Central West NSW, where she’s based. Central West audiences will also know her for playing Barb in FAST CARS.


Sat 18 May
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Local government area
Bathurst Region
Music, Theatre
Submitted online
Event contact details (phone/ email)
Arts OutWest 02 6338 4657


The Royal Hall, Hill End
Beyers Ave
Hill End, NSW 2850 Australia
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The What’s On calendar covers arts and heritage events happening across the NSW Central West in the local government areas of Bathurst Region, Blayney, Cabonne, Cowra, Forbes, Lachlan, Lithgow, Mid-Western Region, Oberon, Orange, Parkes and Weddin.

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