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The Darlings: A Provocative Evening of Drag from Vancouver

East Van to Adelaide Season

Presented by The Holden Street Theatres’ Edinburgh Fringe Award, Queer Based Media, in collaboration with The Cultch (East Vancouver, Canada), Richard Jordan Productions (UK) and East Van to Adelaide in association with ZOO


HST is incredibly excited to present a safe and secure experience at the theatre. To ensure public safety we have implemented a COVID Safe plan. Social distancing, density and hygiene practices will be adhered to at all times. Only attend the event if you are feeling well. If you have any COVID-19 symptoms please ensure you get tested as soon as possible and follow social isolation guidelines until you recover.

If you are unable to attend your event please call 8225 8888 or email manager@holdenstreettheatres.com to discuss your ticketing options.

The safety and health of our patrons, staff and performers is our main priority and we will do everything we can to ensure a fun and safe evening out.

Learn More about our Covid Safe Practices Here.


Holden Street Theatres' Edinburgh Fringe Award Winner!

An International collaboration between Canada, the UK and Australia.

Meet The Darlings! Canada’s multi-disciplinary, non-binary drag performance collective whose boundary breaking works challenge conventional drag, exploring genderqueer, nonbinary, and transgender experience through the use of movement, poetry, performance art, theatre, and immersive/interactive installation that has shocked and stormed the Vancouver cabaret and theatre scene.


Tickets available through the Holden Street Theatres Box Office and adelaidefringe.com.au

Due to the current climate strict Covid restrictions will be in place, please follow all rules on density, social distancing and follow directions from staff.

This is a Masked Event, please help reduce waste by bringing your own mask.
This event requires proof of double vaccination or exemption upon entry.

Praise for The Darlings

★★★★ "It’s glorious, glittery chaos."- Lothian Life

"[The Darlings] are doing what they want, how they want to, promising you something you won’t want to sleep on or the regret will haunt you until the end of your days." — INSIDE VANCOUVER



HST ON-SCREEN is bringing you some of the best theatre from Canada to the big screen at HST.

Boasting comfy seating, plenty of leg room, snacks and drinks available from the Bar and a big screen provided by Nova Tech, you'll be able to catch some of the best theatre in a cinema experience like no other. With multiple sessions a night you can see several shows in one evening, or even mix it up with a screening and a live show in one of our other venues.

The Darlings: A Provocative Evening of Drag from Vancouver



Genre: Cabaret/Film

Origin: CAN

Rating: PG

Duration: 70 Mins

Season: Fringe 2022

Dates: 19 Feb - 19 Mar

19 Feb: 4:30pm
19, 26 Feb: 8:40pm
5, 12, 19 Mar: 8:40pm

General Admission: $25.00
Double Your Applause: $50.00

Companion Card holders welcome.

Venue: Ruby's

34 Holden Street, Hindmarsh


HST are making every effort to make our performances accessible to all patrons. Unfortunately, Ruby's does not have accessible seating. Please contact staff if you wish to see The Darlings and you require accessible seating.

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The Darlings: A Provocative Evening of Drag from Vancouver

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