Fascinating Aida

FRINGE PREVIEW: Dillie Keane from Fascinating Aïda

“There’s been a rumour that cabaret has been dead for years,” says Dillie Keane, co-founder of undisputed queens of the genre Fascinating Aïda. “If that’s so, then why am I still doing it!” For the past 28 years, Dillie has taken the comedy musical trio from its beginnings performing in a wine bar to one […]

INTERVIEW – Sarah-Louise Young (Fascinating Aida and Cabaret Whore)

“It’s a balancing act,” says cabaret performer Sarah-Louise Young. “I’ve pretty much had to clear the decks.” “But it’s very exciting!” She’s talking about her debut with musical comedy act and ambassadors for the budget airline industry, Fascinating Aida; as Sarah-Louise is joining the critically-acclaimed group as soprano, stepping into the shoes of Liza Pulman […]

FRINGE REVIEW – Fascinating Aïda: Pearls Before Wine (Assembly George Street)


Apparently Fascinating 6 – 14 Aug 1925 (2025) @ Assembly George Street Aïda’s 25th Anniversary tour spanned three years due to popular demand – it is easy to see why. The group’s latest show combines wit, social commentary, downright filth and, in the midst of satirical and ribald humour, a 5-star moment of incredible poignancy […]