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The Famous Spiegeltent, What’s on?

22 September, 11:30 am14 October, 11:30 pm

What’s on at The Famous Spiegeltent?

Spiegel Et Luna – Concerts, Cabaret and Carnival Dreams

The Famous Spiegeltent touches down at St Kilda’s iconic Luna Park these September School Holidays with a three week program of spectacular live family and adult entertainment. Experience the magic, music, thrills and laughter that only this legendary venue can bring. Nestled under the backdrop of iconic Luna Park, book your seats fast for an enchanted experience this Spring!

Show tickets do not include ride tickets unless specified. Online bookings close 30 minutes before shows start. Tickets available at the door.

All performances at The Famous Spiegeltent are general admission a combination of seating and standing, no seat is guaranteed – first come first served – arrive early and queue for your preferred seat.

There are no age restrictions to any performances at The Famous Spiegeltent. Children must be accompanied by a responsible adult.

Parking & Public Transportation

There is ample paid parking surrounding Luna Park in car parks and on street at council rates as well as access to public transport and taxis. See all your options on our Getting Here page.

FAMILY FRIENDLY

Le Petit Circus

A fun, high-energy circus, perfect for families!

SESSIONS: 11:30 am (45min),  22, 23, 25-30 Sept, 2-7 Oct 2018

Appearing in the Famous Spiegeltent, Le Petit Circus is always different, with rotating casts and acts to keep the show fresh for returning audiences. It embraces a core principle of being a fun, high-energy circus that is enjoyable for everyone – from toddlers to grandparents So, no matter when, where or with whom you see the show, you’re guaranteed to have a good time!

Show and Ride bundled offers are only available for pre-sales online.

$20 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$25 – Show Only, 13+ years

$30 – Show + Rides 0-3 years
$47.95 – Show + Rides 4-12 years
$59.95 – Show + Rides 13+ years

*’Park Rides’ in ticket bundles are for a day of unlimited rides. No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Splash Test Dummies

Circus and acrobatic show perfect for families!

SESSIONS: 4:00 pm (1hr),  22, 24 – 26, 30 Sept, 3 + 6, 7 Oct 2018

Rub-a-dub-dub, The Dummies are back with some splish-splashing circus set to drown you in tears of laughter.

From the makers of hit show Trash Test Dummies comes a new production of oceanic proportions! Splash Test Dummies are here, ready to roll out their beach towels and spring into a brand-new hour of circus-filled hilarity for the whole family. See a brilliant array of catch-your-breath stunt work, acrobatics, juggling and the side-splitting, slapstick comedy for which the dummies are famous.

Show and Ride bundled offers are only available for pre-sales online.

$20 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$25 – Show Only, 13+ years

$30 – Show + Rides 0-3 years
$47.95 – Show + Rides 4-12 years
$59.95 – Show + Rides 13+ years

*’Park Rides’ in ticket bundles are for a day of unlimited rides. No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Dinosaur Time Machine

An educational dinosaur themed theatre show for kids 3-9 years of age!

SESSIONS: 1:30 pm (55min),  28, 30 Sept, 1 – 3 + 5 – 7 Oct 2018

Dinosaur Time Machine incorporates up-to-date science and discoveries made about dinosaurs and the world they lived in, and presents it in a fun and highly visual way, incorporating circus, puppetry, simple narrative and imaginative play in this unique educational theatre production, aimed at children aged 3-9.

Show and Ride bundled offers are only available for pre-sales online.

$20 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$25 – Show Only, 13+ years

$30 – Show + Rides 0-3 years
$47.95 – Show + Rides 4-12 years
$59.95 – Show + Rides 13+ years

*’Park Rides’ in ticket bundles are for a day of unlimited rides. No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Moira Finucane’s Dance Hall!

A Diva Carousel!

SESSIONS: 8:00 pm (90min including interval), 10-13 Oct 2018, and 6:00 pm 14 Oct 2018 (doors open 30mins before for diva drinks at the bar!)

Moira Finucane’s diva driven, disco pumping, torch song singing, booty shaking, carousel riding, ghost train spooking Dance Hall is taking over The Famous Spiegeltent and Luna Park! 5 nights only. Dress up! Get down!


$20 – Peanut Gallery (artist prices), Over 18
$28 – General Admission Concession, Over 18
$38 – General Admission, Over 18
$68 – Table Seating, Over 18

*Not to be used with any other offer.
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The Full Luna!

VIP SHOW PLUS EXCLUSIVE ON-RIDE PERFORMANCES!
Front row VIP table seating at Dance Hall, a ride on the scenic railway pre show! a bespoke carousel treat, THEN spill out into the park post show as we plunge you into special on-ride performances: Chanteuses on the carousel PLUS Gothic Diva bespoke surprise performance PLUS final treat to go home with.

$98 – On-ride performance, 15+ years

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Alyce Platt

Funny Little World with The Fishshop Collective!

WHEN: 8:00 pm (75min),  4 Oct 2018

ALYCE PLATT beckons us into her Funny Little World with her all-star band, The Fish Shop Collective. In a past life audiences held Alyce in genuine affection for her years on television, but these days she is also highly regarded as a singer, songwriter and recording artist. Her enchanting original music blends seamlessly with the psychedelic rock of The Velvet Underground to the haunting ballads of Jacques Brel and Leonard Cohen.

$35 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$40 – Show Only, 13+ years

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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The Shuffle Club, Opening Party

A variety of styles setting this band apart from the rest!

WHEN: 8:00 pm (3hrs),  22 Sept 2018

Their style is most easily described as a hot blend of jazz, swing, blues and boogie. But that hardly does justice to The Shuffle Club’s raw energy and enthusiasm – the kind that will bring you to your feet and on to the dance floor before you even quite know what is happening!

$15 – Show Only

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Melbourne Singers of Gospel Singalong

Songs of soul and purpose!

SESSIONS: 2:00 pm, & 4:30 pm (90min),  23 Sept 2018

Melbourne Singers of Gospel is opening its song book. Adult beverage in hand, bring your friends and join members from this transformative 100 voice choir at the tent. You choose the songs you want to sing and together we all let it rip on your soul, gospel, blues and anthemic favourites! We provide the lyrics, wild vamping, gospel moves and hot jazz-blues accompaniment. Fun guaranteed! Doors open 30 minutes before for drinks and selecting the songs you want to sing

$20 – Show Only

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Cirque De Salsa

An ultimate Latin dance experience!

WHEN: 8:00 pm (3hrs),  29 Sept 2018

Enjoy Latin dancing all night with various DJs. Melbourne Salsa are the longest running Salsa school and promoter of street Latin Dancing and Music in Melbourne. Experience a fun and friendly atmosphere and with an ever-growing audience they provide exciting, colourful events for all to enjoy.

$30 – Show Only

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Mikelangelo

King of the crooners!

WHEN: 8:30 pm (90min),  5 Oct 2018

Velvet-voiced crooner Mikelangelo appears at Melbourne’s Luna Park. His triumphant one-man show takes on great poets of popular music, weaving their songs with his own inimitable style, storytelling and life-affirming humour. Having toured the world to great acclaim from the Sydney Opera House to London’s West End, Mikelangelo is one of Australia’s rising stars. He has appeared at no less than four Adelaide Cabaret Festivals and made his first appearance at Adelaide Fringe as a starry eyed boy in 1992.

$25 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$35 – Show Only, 13+ years

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Hello Tut Tut

Seven-piece gypsy madness!

WHEN: 6:00 pm (1hr),  5 Oct 2018

Hello Tut Tut takes its audience on an high energy, stimulating musical safari shaped by the aesthetics of cultures from around the world. Exploring their heritage through a unique blend of gypsy, klezmer, balkan and latin sounds, they will entertain with a finesse, charm and intensity that will get you up and dancing!

$25 – Show Only

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Vardos

Their enthusiasm and energy are infectious!

WHEN: 6:00 pm (70min),  13 Oct 2018

Driven by Alana’s wild violin, chased by accordion and double bass, Vardos play gypsy and traditional music learnt from Roma (Gypsy) musicians during their travels in Eastern Europe. They have been serenading audiences around the world since late last century.

$20 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$30 – Show Only, 13+ years

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Comedy Island

WHEN: 7:00 pm (2hrs including interval),  6 Oct 2018

Proudly presented by Melbourne International Comedy Festival and National Gallery of Victoria as part of MEL-NYC

Take a trip to Comedy Island! The country’s freshest new comics bring all-ages amusement to the Spiegeltent at Luna Park. Talented teens and twenty-somethings will take to the stage alongside host Matt Okine, with special guests Geraldine Hickey (3RRRFM Breakfasters), Danielle Walker (Melbourne International Comedy Festival 2018 Best Newcomer), Bec Melrose (Raw Comedy Winner 2018), Sam Simmons and more acts to be announced, for a night of unbridled hilarity. Also featuring alumni from the Class Clowns and LOL Squad programs, you know they’ve got the goods to get you giggling. You’ll be shocked, you’ll be amazed… you’ll be thoroughly entertained by these comedians of all ages with funny in their futures. It’s the carousel of comedy you won’t want to get off!

$20 – Show Only

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Kermonds 3 Gen

Show-stopping tribute to all things vaudeville!

WHEN: 2:00 pm (1hr),  14 Oct 2018

Join three generations of the Kermond clan – Warren, his son Wayne, and grandson Zan – in a show-stopping tribute to all things vaudeville. This multi-generational romp delivers a unique and fresh new insight into the hitherto vanishing world of variety where, night after night, song, dance, slapstick and comedy collide to create entertainment that has delighted, titillated and amused audiences from Geraldton to Gundagai.

$20 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$25 – Show Only, 13+ years

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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David Bridie

WHEN: 8:00 pm (2hrs),  28 Sep 2018

Across six studio albums with Not Drowning, Waving, and seven more with beloved, recently-retired group My Friend the Chocolate Cake, innumerable film and television soundtracks and five solo albums, David Bridie has staked a claim as one of Australia’s most prolific and respected songwriters. His forthcoming solo album The Wisdom Line is a multi-media meditation on country; Melbourne, asylum, home, borders, the transience of our relationships, and trying to make genuine connections in an interconnected world where everyone is talking on their phones

$30 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$40 – Show Only, 13+ years

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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The Boite presents La Busca Tango

The toast of music festivals everywhere!

WHEN: 7:00 pm (2hrs),  30 Sept 2018

La Busca brings the sounds of Argentina for an evening that conjures up the passion of a Buenos Aires Milonga. Argentinian Juan Veron serenades audiences inspired by Piazolla and Carlos Gardel.

The toast of music festivals everywhere, this sextet plays to its strengths. Juan’s sublime vocals share his experience of tango lived, breathed, danced and sung. He is joined by Amy Lynch on piano and accordion, Kirsty Pittman on guitar, Elise Winterflood on double bass, Jessica McLachlan on flute and Caitlin French on violin.

Touch the spirit of the Milonga after dark tango dance parties of Buenos Aires in this evening of music and dance.

$25 – Show Only, 0-12 years
$30 – Show Only, 13+ years

*No concessions available. Not to be used with any other offer.
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Details

Start:
22 September, 11:30 am
End:
14 October, 11:30 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Luna Park Melbourne
18 Lower Esplanade
St Kilda, VIC 3182 Australia
Phone:
03 9525 5033
Website:
https://lunapark.com.au/