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Reuben Kaye The Butch is Back

IN PERSON

Reuben Kaye The Butch is Back

Winner Best Cabaret & Variety Show Weekly Award 2021 Perth FRINGEWORLD

Winner The West Australian Newspaper Weekly Award 2021

Winner Best Production Award 2019 Green Room Awards

Winner Best Musical Direction Award 2019 Green Room Awards

After ten years abroad, touring Europe and the UK, international cabaret star and award-winning cry for help Reuben Kaye is back! 

New show. New songs. New looks.

Backed by his band The Kaye Holes, Reuben is what happens when you tell your children they can be anything.

As seen on BBC's The Apprentice: You're Fired with Tom Allen, and Channel 4's Kids React to Drag, the UK's loss is Melbourne's gain.

That's right, The Butch is Back!  

'★★★★★'  Time Out

'Brave, brazen and surprisingly poignant, Reuben Kaye’s latest show is not to be missed. ★★★★★' Seesaw Magazine

'This isn’t a show for the faint of heart. ★★★★★'  Fringefeed

'Reuben Kaye is amazing ★★★★★'  The Fourth Wall

'Hilarious.★★★★★ Adelaide Advertiser

'An icon. ★★★★★'  EdFest Mag

'A God. ★★★★★'  BroadwayBaby (UK)

'Filthy. ★★★★ ' The Scottish Sun 

'A superstar. ★★★★★' Stage Whispers

'★★★★★'  Out In Perth

'★★★★★'  Isolated Nation

'★★★★★'  Agent Mystery Case

16+
Suitable for audiences 16+

This show contains: Haze.

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