Created by and starring Claire Healy
7th – 9th December 2017
Melba Spiegeltent, Collingwood
★★★★ “If Kate Bush had worked on her jokes and taken herself a little less seriously, she could have been Claire Healy.” – Herald Sun
★★★★ “Original songs laced with whimsy… and just a little venom to add spice.” – Glam Adelaide
Complete with a live three piece band and playing for THREE SHOWS ONLY at the marvellous Melba Spiegeltent, Claire Healy returns from the 7th to the 9th of December with her fabulously immodest evening of high energy music, laughter, and frivolity.
Do you have thoughts that lie beneath the surface? That you can’t say out loud? Thoughts that might be a little… impure? Claire does. And she likes to sing about them. This gin soaked anti-diva has re-moved what little of her internal filter she had left, dispensed with any remaining lady-like notions, and is ready to get it all out there in front of a room full of strangers.
With a multitude of glowing reviews and accolades from her past shows, Claire Healy is fast becoming known as a hot ticket triple threat. With sell out national and international tours to Edinburgh, Adelaide, and Perth coupled with Best Cabaret nominations in Perth and overseas, her work continues to equally delight and impress.
Surrounded by the opulent trappings of the Melba Spiegeltent and featuring all original songs including The Best Kind of Nasty, Bicycle Face and Dave (Doesn’t Know We’re Friends), Impure Thoughts is the perfect (gin and) tonic during the Silly Season.