The London Cabaret and Burlesque scene is up and coming in London…not sure where to go then see below for our top picks!
CAFE DE PARIS
Location – 3-4 Coventry Street, West End, London, W1D 6BL
With more than nine decades of history in London, Café de Paris is regarded as one of the leading venues if you want to be entertained by a cabaret or burlesque show. Shows like the Wam Bam Club, a mixture of burlesque and comedy, and Flash Monkey have helped bring A list celebrities and the public back to the West End. The beautiful venue has featured in a number of films including The Edge of Love (2008), An Education (2009) and Rush (2013) just to name a few, and it’s easy to see why.
Location – 11-12 Walker’s Ct, London, W1F 0SD
After being such a popular place in New York City it was only a matter of time before The Box made its way to London for all to enjoy. The three-level Soho venue can accommodate 288 guests when hosting one its cabaret shows. Described by some as the most unique place in London nightlife, The Box encourages all to dress to impress, and be prepared for an unforgettable night.
THE CRAZY COQS
Location – 20 Sherwood St, London W1F 7ED
If you’re looking for a venue with a more intimate feel then look no further than The Crazy Coqs. Known for its cabaret, jazz and open mic nights, the Soho venue has a packed programme list that will give you a different experience during each visit. The Art Deco settings have received praise from the LondonJazz and Beige Magazine, but the performances have kept many visitors coming back.
Location – 9 Norwich Street, London, EC4A 1EJ
Inspired by the 1920s and 1940s, Volupté’s is hidden in the streets of the capital. Encouraging a fun and sexy like atmosphere, the venue holds a number of variety shows including magic, comedy and jazz, just to name a few. Created to help people forget the hustle and bustle of the city and enjoy life, the cabaret and burlesque club aim to make visitors feel a part of a family. So no matter if you’re with friends or alone, it’s worth a visit.