The Gatsby Club ‘Midsummer Ball’ at the West End Festival

The Gatsby Club, Scotland's largest 1920s themed cabaret and club night, returns with a Midsummer Ball as part of the West End Festival!

The Gatsby Club ‘Midsummer Ball’ at the West End Festival

About The Gatsby Club ‘Midsummer Ball’ at the West End Festival

Join us for a decadent evening featuring a star-studded lineup of music hall variety, cabaret acts, swing band and gramophone DJ.

Dress Code: Glitz and glamour, top hats and spats, black or white tie, waistcoats, flapper dresses, long pearl necklaces. Please no casual attire. We reserve the right to turn you away.


** CABARET SHOW / LIVE BAND / GRAMOPHONE DJ **

You will be dazzled by bright lights, lavish surroundings and a beautiful stage which plays host to our fabulous show. Settle down at one of our candle-lit tables with a bottle of champagne and prepare for the show to begin! Enjoy a line-up of music hall variety, cabaret acts, burlesque performers, dancers, comedy, singers and more. After the show get your dancing shoes on, your Charleston moves at the ready and dance along to our live band, followed by music from our resident gramophone DJ.


SHOW STARRING:

International Burlesque Starlet from Paris:
~ MARA DE NUDÉE ~

Vintage Close-Harmony Trio:
~ THE RAGTIME DOLLS ~

Cabaret Songstress & Musical Saw Player:
~ MARKEE DE SAW ~

Hula Hoop Extraordinaire:
~ VOLCANIC ASH ~

Vaudevillian Cabaret Duo & Comperes for the Evening:
~ THE CREATIVE MARTYRS ~

PLUS

LIVE MUSIC FROM:

Leeds-based 6-Piece Swing Ensemble:
~ THE BIG EASY BAND ~

Resident Gramophone DJ:
~ LORD HOLYRUDE ~


** AFTERSHOW FEATURING GRAMOPHONE DJ **

After the cabaret show and live band The Gatsby Club's resident Disc Jockey LORD HOLYRUDE will keep toes tapping and flappers flapping into the wee small hours as he spins records from the early 20th century to modern electro-swing numbers.


** THE GATSBY CLUB OFFICIAL BALLROOM PHOTOGRAPH **

The Gatsby Club's official photograph is snapped at the end of each show! Have your image frozen in time amongst our glamorous performers, cast and audience members!


** RAFFLE & PRIZES **

We'll be running our usual end of show raffle with lots of fantastic prizes to be won!


** SWEET CUPKATES BAKERY STALL **

Lots of delicious and tempting cupcakes will be on sale throughout the night brought to you by Sweet Cupkates Bakery. The perfect sweet treat to boost your energy levels for dancing the night away. www.facebook.com/sweetcupkatesbakery/


** GATSBY PHOTOBOOTH **

On arrival, just before the show begins, you'll have the opportunity to pose for some photos at our photobooth courtesy of Pearl & Plum Photography. The perfect way to capture the spirit of the night with your nearest and dearest! www.pearlandplumphotography.com


** EXCLUSIVE PINUPS HAIR & MAKEUP OFFER **

Pinups Vintage are kindly offering Gatsby Club ticket holders (for all our events) an exclusive hair & makeup offer for only £45 on the day of our events! Book your appointments now by calling their West End Salon on 0141 237 3420. www.facebook.com/pinupshm


***** - The Skinny


Doors: 7:30pm (event runs until 2am)
Show/Band: 8:30pm-11:30pm
Aftershow: 11:30pm-2:00am
Tickets: £18 (full night) / £7 (aftershow only)
Table Reservations: Available to purchase through ticket link. (Please note that plenty of unreserved seating is also available in the venue and large groups can reserve areas of the balcony. Please get in touch with clare@thegatsbyclub.co.uk prior to the event to book)
Venue: Glasgow University Union (GUU)
Box Office: https://www.designmynight.com/glasgow/whats-on/burlesque-cabaret/the-gatsby-club-midsummer-ball?t=tickets

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for The Gatsby Club ‘Midsummer Ball’ at the West End Festival are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment.

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