Sophie deLightful Presents is a community arts production company that provides circus and cabaret experiences to venues, festivals and special events throughout Australia. It is headed by Melbourne’s Sophie deLightful, an accomplished cabaret singer, MC and fire performer, who also brings media and journalism experience from Australia’s music industry trade magazine The Music Network and management/sales experience from the travel industry.
This production house focuses on holding space for artists to develop, strengthening creative community bonds, LGBTIQA+ inclusivity, using circus arts as a connective social tool and facilitating unique artistic presentations.
Having produced her own cabaret events since 2015 and currently working with a range of local groups and organisations, Sophie deLightful is rapidly gaining a reputation in the cabaret community for her professionalism, efficiency, motivation and respect for her artists.
Shows created under the Sophie deLightful Presents banner:
Sass N Hide’s “Supa SnH Plus Liquor”
(with The Marquise)
“Childhood Dreams & Fairytale Queens”
August 2015 Melbourne
February 2016 Sydney
May 2016 Canberra
“Clause & Effect: A Christmas Obsession”
Melbourne: Launched in Melbourne February 2017
Sydney: March & June 2017
Canberra: March & June 2017
Brisbane: June 2017
Melbourne Fringe Festival: September 2017
Adelaide Fringe Festival: February 2018
Adelaide Cabaret Fringe Festival: June 2018
“Frisky Whisky: A Whisky Tasting Cabaret”
July & December 2017
July & November 2018
Annually in Sydney & Melbourne from 2018
“Just the Tonic: A Gin Tasting Cabaret”
Biannually from February 2019
More shows TBC!
Wandering Circus Australia Tour
11 October – 16 November 2019
Contentious Cabaret (Contentious Character Winery)
4-5 September 2020
8-9 October 2021
GLOW Fest: A Circus Arts & Lifestyle Gathering
4-8 March 2021
19-21 November 2021 (fundraiser)