The Ladyboys – back with a Bangkok



THE LADY BOYS OF BANGKOK are returning to Edinburgh Fringe – but at a new site.



Pic Katielee Arrowsmith/Deadline News The Lady Boys of Bangkok  are back in Edinburgh for this years Fringe festival. Nine of the worlds most glamorous showgirls - who happen to be men mess around on The Meadows in Edinburgh before the opening performance of their 13th successive headline season on the Fringe in the new 2011 production of Fur Coats And French Knickers! it's a blend of comedy, cabaret and raunchy capers.
Sixteen of the worlds most glamorous showgirls – who happen to be boys –  are delighted to be back in Edinburgh




The Beauties and the Beats cabaret show, starring the “girls like no other girls” will be staged at the SABAI PAVILION in the Theatre Big Tops (fringe venue 189), in Fountainbridge, Edinburgh.


A breathless press release has been issued, telling fans of fans that “Sixteen of Thailand’s most alluring and arresting Lady Boys” will perform at the venue from Friday, August 7th until Monday August 31st.

The Ladyboys are now firmly back in action, after their kilts were stolen before their opening night in Dundee last month.



This picture, from a previous year, shows the risque outfits and glamour have long been a staple part of the show.



Creative Director Phillip Gandey said: “The Fringe Festival was the birthplace of The Lady Boys and returning to the festival each year is always the highlight of our tour.


Director Carol Gandey added “The spirit of cabaret is well and truly alive in the Lady Boys Sabai Pavilion and this year’s show makes no exception.

“We’ve been planning and rehearsing since last year to make a completely unique show, as we do every year, which we’re sure our audiences in Edinburgh will love.”


Booking info:
Venue 189, Fountainbridge, EH3 9RX
Friday 7th August to Monday 31st August

Monday to Fridays – 6:45pm & 9pm
Saturdays & Sundays – 4:30pm, 6:45pm & 9pm
Additional show @ 2pm on Sat 22nd August


Premium Tables – Adults £26/£24 Concessions
Standard Tables – Adults £24/£22 Concessions/£16 Students


Special Offers

Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th August only – 2 for 1 all seats

Venue Box Office opens from Wednesday 5th August – 9.30am to 9.30pm


Telephone Bookings: 0871 705 0705 (10p BT per min) / Ed Fringe Box Office: 0131 226 0000

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