FestivalParty All the fun of the fair
Mercifully the sun shone for us this year, as The List set their stall to get the festival party started in style. The fine array of acts on hand to entertain us were: The Creative Martyrs The Bongo Club Cabaret, Bongo Club, until 30 Aug, 10.15pm. The Body Tights Man Show Just The Tonic @ The Caves, until 30 Aug, 4.20pm. Pajama Men Assembly at George Street, Assembly Rooms, until 30 Aug, 7.25pm. Shoo Shoo Baby Assembly at George Street, Assembly Rooms, until 16 Aug, 4.50pm. The Dark Party Underbelly’s Hullabaloo, George Square Gardens, until 29 Aug, 10.40pm. Me Too, A Side Show New Town Theatre, Freemasons Hall, until 30 Aug, 2pm. Patti Plinko and her Boy Assembly at George Street, Assembly Rooms, until 31 Aug, 10.05pm. Bloodbath, The Musical Musical Theatre at George Square, until 31 Aug, times vary. Abi Roberts Experience Underbelly, until 30 Aug, 10.45pm. Afternoon Delight Pleasance Courtyard, until 31 Aug, 3.15pm. The Rex Roman Pink Floyd Show Udderbelly’s Pasture, until 23 Aug, 10.15pm except 18 Aug at 2.30pm. Ali McGregor’s Late Nite Variety Nite Night Assembly at George Street, Assembly Rooms, until 30 August, 10.30pm. Max and Ivan Televisionaries C Central, Carlton Hotel, until 31 Aug, 6.55pm. Sambor Dzudzski – The Time(less) Machine Venue 150 @ EICC, until 23 August, 7pm . TAO – Samurai Magical Drumming Assembly @ Assembly Hall, until 31 Aug, 6.25pm. Almost Like a Virgin Pleasance Dome, until 31 August, 7.50pm RAW Dancebase @ Out Of The Blue Drill Hall, Pole Aerialists, 14-27 August, times vary The Sticky Bivouac C Cubed, Brodie’s Close, until 26 August, 9.05pm. Venezuala Viva Venue 150, EICC, The Auditorium, until 23 Aug, 5.20pm. Pan Pa’ Tim New Town Theatre, until 30 Aug, 4.55pm.
The List would like to thank the amazing team at Hullabaloo, and everyone who worked behind the scenes to make the evening possible. Special thanks to Frodo McDaniels of The Bongo Cabaret Club, Anna the Pocket Rocket, photographer Ian Jacobs and videographer Craig Martin Productions. We would also like to say a huge thanks to everyone at Scottish & Newcastle for exclusively sponsoring the party and for supplying delicious Bulmers Cider and Sagres Beer. The List Festival Party was managed by Sharon Campbell-Martin and her brilliant team at Stellar Events.
8 THE LIST FESTIVAL MAGAZINE 13–20 Aug 2009