THE VELMA CELLI SHOW

FRI AUG 7TH
DOORS 7:30PM SHOW 8PM
TICKETS £15 
FRI SEP 4TH
DOORS 7:30PM SHOW 8PM
TICKETS £15 
FRI OCT 2ND
DOORS 7:30PM SHOW 8PM
TICKETS £15 
FRI NOV 13TH
DOORS 7:30PM SHOW 8PM
TICKETS £15 
FRI DEC 4TH
DOORS 7:30PM SHOW 8PM
TICKETS £15 

Join international award winning cabaret star Velma Celli for an evening of FABULOUS all live singing entertainment. Velma is fresh off her hit 5 star international tour and back in York (her home town) for one night only and “she’ cannot wait to sing at you and having you rolling in the aisles.

 

"The U.K's QUEEN of live vocal Drag" 

Broadway World

 

This HILARIOUS musical theatre comedy revue show includes classic show tunes, stand up comedy, jazz standards and even sing alongs. 

Everything from Gaga to Bassey to Beyoncé and every diva in between.

 

QUEEN music is ALWAYS in the house so air guitars at the ready my darlings! 

 

Switching from hysterical impressions of some of your favourite divas such as Britney Spears and Cher to stripped back acoustic heart-wrenching arrangements of your favourite pop and rock songs reimagined in ways you have never heard or would ever expect, this roller coaster of a cabaret really hits every spot!

 

There is something for everybody in this expertly written cabaret revue so do not miss out! 

 

You will leave in hysterics, bouncing down the street, intoxicated and IN LOVE! 

 

About Velma 

 

Based in London she is known as “The QUEEN of Soho”

 

VELMA CELLI IS BACK from a sell out 5* tour of Australia. She smashed Edinburgh 2018 with“A Brief History of Drag” The ONLY show to receive 5 star reviews unanimously! Velma also just completed a sell out U.K tour and Australian tour of her brand new show… EQUINOX Something Fabulous this way comes

 

Known as “The UK’s Queen of live vocal drag”, Velma has been charming audiences across the globe for the past 10 years. The alter ego of West End star Ian Stroughair who has appeared in hit musicals Cats, Fame, Chicago and Rent, to which he received critical acclaim.

 

Last year Velma’s “A Brief History of Drag” entertained audiences across the globe on a tour which included Australia (Best Cabaret Nomination in Perth), 54 Below in N.Y.C, a sell-out U.K tour ending in a smash hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival.

 

In 2015 Velma was invited to appear on BBC’s Eastenders for a very special guest episode playing herself, starred opposite Danny Dyer in the music short Nebraska, performed with pop icon Anastacia and West End and Broadway legends Ruthie Henshall, Kerry Ellis and Frances Ruffelle to name but a few.

She can also be spotted in American comedy series Piss Off, I Love You and on the silver screen in The Night of The Lotus

Last year she appeared in the Olivier award-winning circus show, La Soiree, fronted the McDonalds “we are awake” campaign, was nominated for a Great British Pantomine Award and even performed privately for royalty.

The headline act for the BBC’s Best Of the Fringe closing night concert at the Edinburgh Fringe 2015 and the winner of the coveted Three Weeks Editors Award, a two-year long residency at The Hippodrome, London There isn’t much our Velma hasn’t done!

 

Her debut album “Velma Celli” is available on iTunes

 

 

"The U.K's QUEEN of I've vocal Drag" 

Broadway World

 

"A stand out turn"

Mark Shenton

 

"Velma Celli is a STAR"

Attitude Magazine

 

"Powerhouse vocals'

Gay Times

 

"An impressive performance"

What’s On Stage

 

“An incredible voice”

Edinburgh News

 

"Flawlessly Performed"

Theatre and Perform

 

"Wonderfully witty and outrageously funny"

Musical Theatre Review

 

"A standing ovation was inevitable"

Boyz Magazine 

 

“Electrifying vocals”

The List

 

“A triumph”

Culture Fix

 

“A true Icon of drag”

Broadway Baby

 

“Standing ovations are rare but not only stand for Velma you'll dance”

British Theatre