Halloween Horror Unleashed: BLOODLINES – A Gothic Cabaret

It’s only a story…

Imagine, if you will, a cabaret composed of one part the cosmic horror of H.P. Lovecraft. The delectably black ironies of The Twilight Zone. The operatic madness of Lucia di Lammermoor. And the haircut of Justin Bieber. If your mind can conceive of such a nightmarish creation, it might yield something similar to: BLOODLINES – A GOTHIC CABARET.

After emerging from treatment for cupcake-related trauma, horror-enthusiast/formerly-disturbed child Bradley Storer brings with him a collection of delightfully demented tales rightfully destined for consumption on the eve of Halloween.

Unearthing the hidden gems from the crypts of his family history, the serenely sinister Bradley intertwines them with music from dark artists like Nick Cave, Tom Waits, the Dresden Dolls and the Decemberists.

Haunting The Butterfly Club for four performances, this gothic-indie cabaret playfully blends the boundaries between good and evil, past and present, imagination and reality into a sweetly poisonous concoction fit only for an after-dark feast at the dead of the night’s high noon.

Prepared to be amused, enthralled and terrified (often all three at the same time!)

 

Remember: Don’t be afraid.

It’s only a story…   

 

 

Bloodlines: A Gothic Cabaret

Directed by Kim Edwards

Accompanied by Ben Kiley

Venue: The Butterfly Club, 204 Bank St, South Melbourne VIC

Dates: Thursday 27th October – Sunday 30th October

Time: 7pm Thursday – Saturday, 6pm Sunday

Price: Full $22 / Conc $19 / Group (8 +) $18

Booking/ Info: www.thebutterflyclub.com

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