THERE'S a lot going on in The Last Bordello
, written and directed by Glaswegian David Leddy.
Oliver Hughes, who was a co-founder of the Porterhouse Group and also owned Lillie's Bordello
, passed away on Saturday evening.
The only brothel scene Wolfe set in Europe is one of the most detailed in his fiction: in chapter 45 of The Web and the Rock, Monk Webber is taken to a licensed bordello
in Paris one night from the Folies Bergere.
Rating: 8/10 Gogol Bordello
- Pura Vida Conspiracy Gogol Bordello
''''s sixth full-length offering sees the now well-established eight Gypsy punks from New York, led by Eugene Hutz, settling into their position as a well-oiled musical machine, though perhaps they''''ve gotten a little too comfortable.
Fresh from sell-out shows in New York, London, and at the Edinburgh Fringe the burlesque beauties La Bordello
Boheme are presenting their new show Taboo in The Big Top.
Cut from the same mold as the Dreseden Dolls and the somewhat wilder Gogol Bordello
, Amour Obsure's music is an interactive experience, one listeners can easily immerse themselves in, and with its cacophony of accordion, vocals, accordion, upright bass, trombone, mandolin, tenor banjo, percussion and gorgeous, smoky vocals, this is music very much worth soaking in.
: DEATH TALES (Cert 18, 90 mins)JAMES Eaves, Alan Ronald and Pat Higgins direct this triptych of horror shorts set within a bordello
run by Madame Raven (Natalie Milner).
20 -- If you've ever heard Gogol Bordello
play, particularly at one of their adrenalin charged live concerts, the last thing you'll do is classify them as folk musicians.
play a raucous mix of punk rock, heavily influenced by Eastern European gypsy music and Brechtian cabaret.
But an experience she had 20 years ago was the seed that blossomed into her latest play Bordello
, which runs at Chicago Dramatists through March 6.
And yet every time Gogol Bordello
has played here, the band, in one night, has exerted as much energy as all the rest of the concerts happening in town that week.
One of the highest energy live acts around, the vivacity of Gogol Bordello