After a record breaking 2021 Fringe season and having the largest offering of any South Australian producer Preachrs Productions has announced a jam packed 2022 including comedy theatre cabaret sideshow and music events
First up two time Best Weekly Comedy Award winner Ange Lavoi pierre returns to Gluttony with her brand new solo show Ange Lavoipierre I ve Got 99 Problems and Here An Exhaustive List of Them. Also returning to Gluttony for its 6th year is the cult classic Late Night Panel Show. The show is once again hosted by comedian Benjamin Maio Mackay and features team captains award winning comedian Eliza Thomas and actor professional liar Tim Mickie. They ll be joined by a rotating line-up of comedians to play the craziest game in Fringe Weekend Notes. Next up for two enchanting weekends Preaches Productions are thrilled to be presenting a return season of their family friendly musical affair Disney Delights paying tribute to iconic Disney music from Beauty and the Beast to Morna This year it ll feature an array of new songs plus a few classics from the previous sold out seasons.The two performers absolutely take you on a magical adventure of a wide variety of Disney songs showcasing their impressive vocals and natural charismatic stage presence. Weekend Notes.
T Hey ve also got two Adelaide comedians presenting solo shows in 2022. First up JP a local comedy regular who often seen at the C ranker and Rhino is bringing their sophomore solo show JP Boys Cry Girls Masturbate to The Producers Hotel a venue programmed by Preaches Productions. After their debut show in 2021 sold out with great reviews you won’t want to miss JP new show a reflective and observational hour of excellent stand up. Preaches Productions are also thrilled to be presenting Nona Monas debut solo hour Hot Mess This Wasn’t Part of the Plan. Nona a former Miss Burlesque South Australia winner and acclaimed stand up. She got a lot to say about how life can take you in unexpected directions and this show will make audiences laugh along with her. Nona hysterical show will have a 2 week run at The Mercury Cinema.
Moving across to theater Preaches Productions have sideshow performer extraordinaire Aleksandr The Great debut solo show Diary of A Sideshow Showgirl. The show peels back the layers between artist and human and all the insecurities that go along with that. Between the theatrical authenticity the show also filled with mind bending sideshow acts. You can catch Alexandra show at the Arthur Art Bar and is not to be missed
Preaches Productions are also thrilled to bring back sell out Cabaret Fringe success It Was All Him for a 3 show run at The Producers Hotel. This cheesy light heated musical cabaret tells the tale of a first date that takes a twist when both Veronika and Benjamin discover they have a history with the same man.And for all the music lovers Preaches Productions are delighted to be including in their line up the Fringe debut of emo cover band Its Not A Phase at Second Floor Lounge. These incredible local musicians take on all the emo classics for a night of dancing great music and intense 90s nostalgia.With such a massive program Preaches Productions have put together Happy Fringing The Preaches Program Gala for 2 performances on February 17 and March 17. This gala will provide a taste of what they re producing as well as some select acts from The Producers Hotel that the team are also curating. The charity show that celebrates body positivity Naked Cabaret will also be returning to the Arthur Art Bar for one show only on Sunday March 13. All funds from the show will be donated to The Butterfly Foundation.
We thought it was a big year in 2021, but this coming season is absolutely going to surpass it I’m so thrilled to have an array of incredible artists to work with and to also be programming a venue. Its a large undertaking but I think our whole team is going to rise to the challenge and give audiences the quality content they deserve says Benjamin Mai. Mackay company founder and lead producer. I can’t wait to see audiences back at live shows across February and March.