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Finucane & Smith

Finucane and Smith - Carnival

Finucane and Smith - Carnival of Mysteries


”  From the sublime to the subversive, the hot to the hilarious…outrageous and unforgettable.”

Finucane & Smith – Burlesque Hour

Named “national treasures” in Australia, the house of Finucane & Smith creates legendary salons, intimate theatrical spectacles and provocative variety; hijacking myriad artforms, engaging unique and extraordinary artists and pecking the eyes out of old style entertainment genres to create indelible visions of liberation, humanity, power and desire.
Acclaimed in ten languages, with 12 theatre awards including 8 Green Room Awards and The Patrick White Playwright Award, Finucane & Smith have seduced and captured the imaginations of incredibly diverse audiences and critics around the world. With the Japanese claiming “If I have to choose either to die or not see this show, I rather die!” The French hailing them as “exquisitely sumptuously demented” and the Swedes naming director and lead artiste Moira Finucane as “the most unexpected, sometimes frightening, sometimes hilarious, and completely artistically unique”, Finucane & Smith’s creations are driven by the artistic frisson of playwright and director JACKIE SMITH, and volcanic live artist and magic realist MOIRA FINUCANE. 70,000 people have seen their GLORY BOX, the genre-defying salon of insolent and exotic live art, jaw dropping cabaret, circus & sideshow, butoh& disco, grandeguignol& backroom ballet in a seductive spectacle, with 40 sell out seasons around the world.


Declarados “tesoro nacional” en Australia, la casa de Finucane y Smith crea legendarios salones, íntimos y provocativos espectáculos teatrales; se apropian de innumerables formas de arte, con la participación de artistas únicos y extraordinarios minando viejos estilos dentro de los géneros del entretenimiento para crear una visión indivisible de liberación, humanidad, poder y deseo.
Aclamados en 10 lenguas, con 12 premios de teatro que incluye 8 Green Room Awards y el Premio Dramaturgo Patrick White, Finucane y Smith han seducido y capturado la imaginación de un público muy diverso y críticos de todo el mundo. Con los japoneses afirmando “si tengo que morir o no ver este show, prefiero morir”, los franceses acogiéndolos como “exquisito banquete de espléndida demencia” y los suecos nombran a la directora y artista Moira Finucane como “la más inesperada, a veces aterradora, a veces hilarante, y completamente única artísticamente “, las creaciones de Finucane y Smith son impulsadas por el tremor artístico de la dramaturga y directora Jackie Smith, y la artista impetuosa Moira Finucane. 70.000 personas han visto su Glory Box, el género incomprensible de salón de insolente y exótico arte en vivo, increíble cabaret, circo y feria, butoh y disco, grandeguignol y ballet de trastienda en un seductor espectáculo, con 40 temporadas vendidas alrededor del mundo.


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