Reviews

 WHAT THE CRITICS HAD TO SAY…

POWER PUSSIES:

“The general atmosphere throughout the show was fantastic; the audience was extremely engaged, people were cheering and it genuinely felt like a celebration of ladies kicking butt”
The Plus Ones, Melbourne
March 2017

“Sophie’s shows are worth watching – if you dare!”
(Hard copy publication, April 2017)

Feature Article: Burlesque Magazine Australia, Canberra
March 2017

“Thank you Sophie for giving us a fun, flirty, sassy, sensual and very feminine show.”
Burlesque Magazine Australia, Canberra
June 2017

FRINGE FESTIVAL SHOWS:

DIARY OF A POWER PUSSY: MELBOURNE FRINGE 2017

“A charged, polished, funny and seriously sexy Fringe experience.”
Good Vibes Melbourne
Melbourne Fringe, September 2017

Diary of a Power Pussy is a deLightful romp into what it means to be an empowered woman”
The AU Review
Melbourne Fringe, September 2017

“There really is no better way to end a long night of Melbourne Fringe Festival frolics.”
What Did She Think
Melbourne Fringe, September 2017

“Sophie deLightful’s Diary of a Power Pussy is rumoured to be one of the sensations not to ignore.”
The Plus Ones’ Guide to the top [Melbourne Fringe] shows

The AU Review feature article
August 2017

All Eyes On Vaginas…
ABC News


FRISKY WHISKY: A VAUDEVILLE HISTORY OF AMERICAN WHISKY

“[Ren] Butler and [Sophie] deLightful created a perfectly curated evening of fun, relaxation, great entertainment and amazing whiskey… get on board the whiskey lovers train. I am certainly a passenger now!”
Weekend Notes
July 2017

“The show has something for everyone: it’s a brilliant combination of delicious whisky sampling and exhilarating theatrical performances. ”
“Sophie deLightful herself made an enthralling appearance as she defied danger and singed arm hairs to bring the audience into a state of communal exhilaration with her kerosene soaked marshmallow.”
The Plus Ones
July 2017

THE ODDITORIUM

“[Sophie deLightful’s] raunchy and bold personality providing the energy and presence needed for a cabaret host – she fits the role perfectly. Her powerful vocals during songs scattered throughout the show are sensational, providing bursts of energy at just the right moment.”
Theatre Press
January 2018

“[Sophie deLightful is] a spectacular, yet naughty, songstress…. She’s saucy and hilarious”
Weekend Notes
January 2018

TESTIMONIALS FROM VENUES…

“Sophie has a knack for seeing the big picture in the shows she creates. She understands the needs and motivations of her audience, her performers, and her venue, and crafts shows that are pleasing and beneficial for all involved. Her performance style is fresh, original, and energetic.”
-Miriam Rayment
Organiser, Dare-Devil Singles & Bohemian Adventures (Meetup) VIC

“Sophie is Delightful by name and Delightful by nature, after hosting her last few shows all I can say is that Sophie and her awesomely talented performers are always welcome back to Gingers as I’m yet to see a bad show that Sophie has produced or been a part of.”
-Seb Chase
Venue Manager, Gingers Oxford Hotel Sydney

“Working with Sophie deLightful was a pleasure – she is easy to get along with and obviously has experience in events. I’d have her back any time!”
-Dom Mendoca
Former Manager of the Dawson St Warehouse, Melbourne VIC

“Sophie deLightful certainly lives up to her name. After a chance late night introduction, she proceeded to put together one of the best nights Radio Bar has to offer. In a matter of weeks! Sassy, proactive and extremely easy to work with, we would recommend anyone interested in a burlesque show contact her immediately, as she is very much in demand right now!”
-Paul Thompson
Owner, Radio Bar Melbourne VIC

“It’s a delight to work with a professional like Sophie. She brings both polished and entertaining performances, as well as a savvy attitude to production and PR.”
-Mary-Jane Liddicoat
Owner, Polit Bar Canberra