Review: The Brickhouse welcomes back risque Americans Sinner Saint Burlesque
Raunchy Seattle entertainers Sinner Saint Burlesque are back in the East End with a whole new repertoire of playful skits and inventive outfits.
After a successful run at cabaret club the Brickhouse last year, the American dolls have signed up for another month-long showing and have some new tricks up their lacy sleeves.
On the night What’s On headed down they were joined by multi-tasking compere Jayde Adams who ended up stealing the show with extraordinary interludes that began with obvious gags and ended with a wonderful through-the-ages parody of popular dance crazes and a pretty unexpected rendition of operatic tear-jerker Time To Say Goodbye.
As for the acts, this time we were treated to a number of ensemble performances which included the can-can and a various synchronised routines.
The Sinner Saint Burlesque girls are a distinctive bunch and all the more entertaining for it.
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This is no burlesque-lite with dainty waifs and plenty of winks.
Instead it is ballsy and diverse with routines ranging from an American cheerleader to an alleyway tramp.
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As their name suggests, this lot are not are not afraid to push the boundaries.
The show features the talents of Evilyn ludesSin Claire, Polly Wood, Lady Tatas and Jesse Belle-Jones and while the performances aren’t as tight as they could be, they are lively and fun.
The best way to see the show is to go for the table and A la carte menu option.
A four-course meal and the show included is �35 from Tuesday to Friday and the show runs at the Brick Lane venue until February 25.
For entry for just the show tickets are �10 or you can get in free before 7.30pm during the week.
See the brickhouse.co.uk for details.