Book The Velma Show
Drag Queen Show
Fresh off her Australian tour of ICONIC ‘A Brief History of Drag (which not only played to sell out audiences but was nominated for Best Cabaret at Perth Fringeworld) Velma is packed and ready to belt it out for your viewing pleasure.
High camp, high energy and frivolity, Velma will have you roaring with laughter and bouncing with joy as she belts out the classics and flawlessly impersonates your favourite divas LIVE in this cabaret style drag extravaganza.
Velma is known as “The UK’s Queen of live vocal drag” and has been wowing crowds across the globe for the past 10 years. The alter ego of West End star Ian Stroughair who has appeared in hit musicals such as Cats, Fame, Chicago and most recently Rent, to which he received critical acclaim.
In 2015 Velma was invited to appear on BBC’s Eastenders for a very special guest episode playing herself, starred opposite Danny Dyer in the music short Nebraska, and has performed with pop icon Anastacia and West End and Broadway legends Ruthie Henshall, Kerry Ellis, Frances Ruffelle and many more!
She can also be spotted in American comedy series Piss Off, I Love You, on the silver screen in The Night of The Lotus and has played the legendary 54 below and Birdland in NYC!
Last year she appeared in the Olivier award-winning circus show, La Soiree, she fronted the McDonalds “we are awake” campaign and even performed privately for royalty.
The headline act for BBC’s Best Of the fringe Edinburgh 2015 and whiner of the coveted Three Weeks Editors Award and a two-year long residency at The Hippodrome, London… There isn’t much our Velma hasn’t done. Her self-titled debut album is out now on Itunes! She can be seen weekly at Cafe De Paris, London, each Saturday in Showtime Cabaret which she headlines.
Standard Length of Performance:
The standard length of performance is 60 – 90 minutes with an interval. Velma is flexible on show times, and can tailor to suit different events.
¶ A hilarious roller coaster ride
¶ Razor sharp wit & flawless vocals
¶ Will take you on the ride of your life
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Here’s what he Velma Show – Drag Queen Show’s clients said:
“A stand out turn”
“Velma gives an impressive performance”
What’s On Stage
“Powerhouse vocals and a gregarious personality, she epitomises what it means to be an artist.A force to be reckoned with”
“Velma Celli is a STAR”
“A really well thought out and beautifully Performed show”
West End Wilma
“A sensational performer at the height of her game. An incredible performance”
West End Frame
“Velma Celli’s musical extravaganza hits every note”
This is cabaret
“Wonderfully witty and outrageously funny”
Musical Theatre Review
Theatre & Perform
“A standing ovation was inevitable”
”What a night, what a show, what a star Velma is. The funniest thing in the West End. Love it!!
ITV’s This Morning
”Kylie, Cher, Madonna… Velma. Say no more. Need somebody to love? We’ve found her and adore her. Velma is a star. After a dose of Velma, Proud Cabaret may never be the same again. The girl can sing.”
“The Velma Show is firing on all cylinders! Gathering rave reviews for its performances, not only by Velma herself, but by her fantastic backing dancers and her superb female guest artists, this show has been getting great word of mouth and its reputation has spread like wildfire this summer.”
“Hold on to your weaves… there’s a new cabaret diva strutting around London town… Velma wowed her audience with flawless vocals and dance moves which proved that a true devotion to your craft will pay dividends.”
“Velma is s star. Catch the next show, you’ll have a fantastic time.”
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