13th & 14th November 2015

The International Welsh Cabaret Festival

Date: Friday and Saturday 13th and 14th Nov 2015.

Venue: Sherman Cymru, Senghennydd Rd, Cathays, Cardiff, South Glamorgan CF24 4YE

Friday 13th:

Saturday 14th

Vintage and Craft Market Place, open sᅠat 5pm.


7.30pmᅠ New Talent awards.

Join us for a ᅠfabulous offering of ᅠfresh new talent, hosted by MissᅠDis Charge.

Vote for your favourite fledging cabaret performer.

IWCF winners perform along side International performers in Saturday’s Gala show.

Daytime: Dance and circus skills workshops.


Vintage Hair and Make Up lessons.

Vintage and Craft Market Place,

Dr Sketchy’s art class.


Evening: Gala Show – The finale with award winning artists from across the UK and Europe.

What you can experience!

We open the doors to the IWCF at 5pm when you will be able to shop at over 15 different boutiques in our Market Place and take part in Make up and Hair tutorials.

Delicious food and drink will be available at the Sherman Restaurant.

The Awards Show starts at 7.30pm.


Friday 13th

The IWCF Market Place is open from 11am to 9.30pm offering you a eclectic range of wares from belly dance costumes to beauty products, hats, fascinators, corsets and shoes, ideal for Christmas shopping! Workshop start at 11.30am-6.30pm and will include Circus Skills, Fan Dancing, Vintage Hair and Make Up lessons, GoGo Burlesque & Belly Dancing, Pole tricks,

and Drag Make Up.

We will also be hosting a Charity Tea Party and a free Dr Sketchy’s art class! Food and drink, (including packed lunches) will be available at the Sherman Resturant.


Saturday Day Time

Hosted by Desmond O’Connor, we have a truly wondrous line-up for you! Here are our IWCF Stars on 2015

Lou Safire, Miss Kiki Deville, Miss Sandy Sure, Lady Francescca, Sir Midnight Blues, Tuesday Laveau, Lady Wildflower, KiKi Lovechild, Lilly Laudanum, Dasiy Cutter, Aurora Galore, Miss Betty Blue Eyes.  After show party TBC!


Gala Show

Festival to Excite and Empower!