Missed the latest cabaret clips? Catch up on Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2020: Bite-Sized & Home Delivered right here as we’ll post regular cabaret catch-up playlists so you can binge on your favourites.

Remember, we’ll be posting stories, snippets and songs from our cabaret artists on Facebook from 6pm on selected nights during the festivaleach responding to the question: ‘What Good Is Sitting Alone In Your Room?’ Find out more here!


2020 Festival Highlights

Our 2020 Highlights were chosen by you – our wonderful audience!
We looked back over the most popular bite-sized clips over the course of the festival and here our are top ten.

Saturday 20 June 2020 

On the final night of our online snack-sized festival, we see clips from Marcel Lucont, Nicci Wilkes, Libby O’Donovan & Beccy Cole, and a moving finale from Yana Alana. We also bid farewell to our 2019/2020 Artistic Director Julia Zemiro, thank our wonderfu sponsors, and reveal our 2021 Artistic Director. 


Friday 19 June 2020 

Please welcome Jeanne Plante, The Plonk Family Band, Ash Flanders, Julia Zemiro and Sonya Feldhoff! 


Thursday 18 June 2020 

Tonight’s mini-feast features Carsie Blanton, Geraldine Quinn, Thando, Cath Alcorn, the one and only Caroline Nin and is finished off with a cheeky farewell from Franky, Franky and Julia Zemiro. 


Wednesday 17 June 2020 

After some birthday wishes from Andrea Nicolas at 7NEWS, we settle in with Franky & Franky to watch Sarah Ward aka Yana Alana do her cheeky thing, Robyn Archer sings some solitary blues, Ali McGregor gives us a song from home and then pops in for a chat with former co-Artistic Director, Eddie Perfect. 


Saturday 13 June 2020 

The last serve of clips in our second course features Geraldine Quinn, Anne Pigalle, Sarah Ward aka Yana Alana, Carsie Blanton and Bert La Bonté. Also, Franky visits a mega fan's QBE Cabaret Lounge and Artistic Director Julia Zemiro makes a note of the dress code. 

Friday 12 June 2020 

Delectable delights from Max Savage, David Finnigan, The Sisters of Invention, a message from former Artistic Director, Kate Cebrano, Franky pays a visit to the inimitable Yana Alana with a Cabaret Couch Kit, and rounding it out is Trevor Jones at the piano (as usual).


Thursday 11 June 2020

Little cabaret treats from David Finnigan, Anne Pigalle, Robyn Archer, The Teensy Top, brother and sister duo The Hamiltons, a hello from the ABC’s Ali Clark, and a good-night from Franky & Franky with Julia Zemiro.

Wednesday 10 June 2020

Our second week course begins with The Sisters of Invention, Jeanne Plante, David Finnigan, Catherine Alcorn, and a special message from former Artistic Director David Campbell with his wife Lisa.

Sunday 7 June 2020

Tasty snack-sized cabaret clips from Geraldine Quinn, All the Queens Men, James Gallea, Robyn Archer and The Plonk Family Band.

Saturday 6 June 2020

Featuring bite-sized clips from Sarah Ward aka Yana Alana, Thando, Max Savage, Jeanne Plante, Bert LaBonté, and a special message from inaugural Festival Director, Julia Holt.

Opening Night | Friday 5 June 2020

On the opening night menu is a special song that features some of our favourite artists singing together in a nod to the cherished tradition of the Variety Gala. After a welcome from Artistic Director, Julia Zemiro, we reveal clips from Ash Flanders, Marcel Lucont, Libby O’Donovan & Beccy Cole, Carsie Blanton, and All the Queens Men and also announce the recipient of the 2020 Cabaret Icon Award.

Franky & Franky

If you haven't yet met, Franky & Franky are your QBE Cabaret Lounge hosts! They’ve released a series of their own bite-sized clips in the lead up to the festival to help you create  your own  cosy  cabaret lounge at home and get  red-carpet  ready for our home-delivered feast of cabaret clips.