Giggage and Mayhem. Putting the fun into funeral...


Available for weddings, funerals, festivals,

cabaret nights, steampunk events, poetry readings, birthdays, bar mitzvahs, Halloween,

Christmas, anything but children's parties...



Not Currently taking any bookings for 2018



Shows to date:



18th February 2017: Shhh Valentines Burlesque, The Brewhouse Theatre, Bridgwater, Somerset.

20th May 2017: Frome Steampunk Extravaganza, Frome, Somerset.

17th June 2017: Ilfracombe Steampunk Festival, Ilfracombe, N. Devon.

8th July 2017: PhilFest, The Nowhere Inn, Plymouth, Devon.

15th July 2017: Miss Von Trapp and The Wattingers, Exeter Cavern, Exeter, Devon.

10th to 13th August 2017: Phoenix Alternative Festival, Llanfyllin, Mid Wales.

26th October 2017: Scaredy Acts, Annabel's Cabaret, Plymouth, Devon.

31st October 2017: Live (Dead) in Session, Plymouth Herald live broadcast, Beliefspace Studio, Plymouth.

9th December 2017: Steampunk Yule Ball, Exeter Phoenix, Exeter, Devon.



25th February 2016: Black Books: The Word, The China House, Plymouth.

19th March  2016: Musical Madam's Mixtape, International Women's Day, Exeter Phoenix.

24th - 26th June 2016: Airship Northstar, Ford and Etal Estate, Northumberland.

9th July 2016: Tavistock Edge Fringe Festival, Tavistock, Devon.

12th - 14th August 2016: Phoenix Alternative Festival, Llanfyllin Workhouse, Powys, Mid Wales.

3rd September 2016: Steaminster, Warminster Athenaeum, Wiltshire.

9th September 2016: Madame Fandango's Vertigo Vaudeville, Sound Nightclub, Penzance, Cornwall.

25th September 2016: Black Books, Union Street Party, Plymouth Art Weekender.

28th October 2016: Frome Fright Fest 2016, Silk Mill, Frome, Somerset.

29th October 2016: Twin Sounds: a celebration of literature and music from Plymouth and Brest, France as part of Plymouth Literature Festival, The Jill Craigie Theatre, Plymouth.

5th November 2016:Cirque Du Freak, Images Nightclub, Plymouth

3rd December 2016: Private Party

10th December 2016: Steampunk Pirate Yule Ball, Exeter Phoenix.


13th February 2015: Whipp It Out Promotions presents Hoots & Hooters Valentine Show: An evening of Burlesque, Song and Cabaret compered by Dis  Charge, Taunton, Somerset.

7th March 2015: Rogues Gallery: A Neo-Vaudeville Night of Delights, Barnfield Theatre, Exeter.

25th March 2015: PCQ Arts presents Black Books, Mayflower Bar, Plymouth 7.30pm. 

24th April 2015: Einsturzende Neubaten Party, Electrowerkz, London. The Annual Einstürzende Neubauten Party is an initiative from N.U.Unruh to celebrate and enjoy the music and art of Einstürzende Neubauten: Mix of Neubauten music by DJ Stahlmusik, Live Interpretations of Neubauten Songs, Performances, Films and Visuals.

25th April 2015: Whitleigh Arts and iOrchestra: St Georges Day Event, Whitleigh Green, Plymouth.

2nd May 2015: MINX Presents The Wattingers & Miss Von Trapp, Hornsey Town Hall Arts Centre, Crouch End, London.

29th May to 31st May 2015: A Splendid Day Out Weekender, Morecambe, Lancashire.

13th June 2015: 'DecoDanse' Steampunk and Cabaret night, Hornsey Town Hall Arts Centre, Crouch End, London. Compered by the fabulous Dis Charge. With appearances from Marcella Puppini, Joe Black, Velma Von Bon Bon, The Mysterious Freakshow Acoustica, The Copperfield Ensemble Project and more.

26th June 2015:  Rogues Gallery: A Neo-Vaudeville Night of Delights, Brixham Theatre, Brixham, Devon, UK.

11th July 2015: Tavistock Edge Fringe Festival. Saturday Afternoon In the Graveyard!!

25th July 2015: Wanstrow Steampunk Gathering, Wanstrow Village Hall, Somerset.

14th - 16th August 2015: Phoenix Alternative Festival, Llanfyllin Workhouse, Mid Wales. Headlined by Dr and the Medics and performances from the UK and International top Steampunk bands, burlesque and cabaret.

6th September 2015: Plymouth Punx Picnic, Alldayer at The Nowhere Inn, Plymouth.

27th September 2015: PCQ Arts presents 'Black Books': Plymouth Art Weekender, Union Street Party, Plymouth.

3rd October 2015: Whitleigh Arts Cabaret Night, The Albemarle Inn, Budshead Road, Plymouth.

10th October 2015: Burlesque in The Basement, Exile, Plymouth.

23rd October 2015: The Rogues Gallery Vaudeville Halloween, The Barnfield Theatre, Exeter. 

24th October 2015: Whipp it Out Promotions presents Hoots and Hooters Halloween Show, Taunton, Somerset. 

29th October 2015: Below Stairs - A Night of Victorian Revelry! Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth. 

30th October 2015: Plymouth City Roller Girls Fundraiser for Jeremiah's Journey, Exile, Plymouth.

31st October 2015: Halloween Show, Club Rainbow, The Rainbow Hotel, Torquay. 

12th December 2015: The Steampunk Experience and Yule Ball 2015, Exeter Phoenix, Exeter.



15th February 2014: 'Till Death Do Us Part', Valentine Show, Club Rainbow, Torquay.

22nd March 2014:  The Highwayman Inn, Sourton, Nr Okehampton. An hour of horrible humour, dark cabaret and vaudeville folk.  A singalong in two half hours - room for a wee in the middle. Or a Gin.  Anti-Valentine Cabaret Numb...ers followed by Vaudevile Folk Singalongs at:

26th March 2014: 'Pennycomequick Arts PCQ', Radio Show, EatMusicOnlineRadio, Plymouth.

23rd - 26th May 2014:  Volksfest Cabaret Tent 2014 with performers such as Marcel Lucont, Hal Cruttenden, Abigail Collins and more... 

31st May - 1st June 2014: Freedom Fields Festival, Freedom Fields Park, Plymouth, Acoustic Academy Stage.

7th June 2014: BBC Radio 6: My Jack the Ripper Morbid Dittie: 'Stabcurdle Jack' played on Tom Robinson's show with the After Hour hosted by The Gaslight Troubadours. Mahvellous.

14th June 2014:  The Carnivale of the Peculiar: The Mysterious Freakshow Present a night of Steampunkery, Oddities and the Unusual, Exeter Phoenix.

25th June 2014:  Pennycomequick Arts present 'Black Books': An evening of spoken word, performance, random acts of art and yours truly, Mayflower Bar on Plymouth's historic Barbican. 

5th July 2014:  Steampunk Ball, The Market House, St Austell.

20th September 2014:  The Rogues Review, The Hall, Exeter.

11th October 2014:  Rogues Gallery: A Neo-Vaudeville Night of Delights, Barnfield Theatre, Exeter.

21st October: Waterfront Writers Halloween Party, Plymouth. 

24th October 2014:  Shhh Burlesque's Halloween, Bridgwater Arts Centre, Somerset.

31st October 2014:  Burlesque in the Basement, Tiki Bar, Plymouth present 'Fraudeville'. A local show for local people and anyone else in the area... I compered the entire show as Mrs Lovett in her Gin and Pie Parlour, with performances from Fantastic Ms Fanny, Daizy Bangerz, Madame Le Fleur, Angelique Dominique and Ana Kiss.

1st November 2014Halloween Burlesque Show, Club Rainbow, Rainbow International Hotel, Torquay.

15th November 2014: Armadacon 26 Plymouth. Miss Von Trapp as Missy from Doctor Who provided the end of round music for the tea-duelling - playing everything from Countdown to Only Connect to the Imperial March by way of David Bowie and The Wizard of Oz and Jaws... AND beat the fourth Doctor at tea-duelling.

16th November 2014: Kitty's Birthday Hootenanny. Private party with burlesque, circus performances and Miss Von Trapp.

13th December 2014:  Steampunk Yule Extravaganza, Exeter Phoenix. The Steampunk Yule Ball back for its second year with the crème de la crème of the UK and US Steampunk scene.  An unusual evening of Music, Comedy, Performance Art, Cabaret, and Elegant Couture.  Featuring: Professor Elemental, The Mysterious Freakshow, BB Blackdog, Birthrite, Lord Montague Jacques Fromage III, GurdyBird, The Wattingers, Miss Von Trapp, Steampunk Market, DJ's and much more.



1st February 2013: An evening with Becky Brine and Julian Isaacs plus special guest (me), The B-Bar, Plymouth

7th February 2013: Dolly Delights: The Big Bump Theory Valentine Show, Annabels Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth

7th March 2013: Acoustic Sessions, The Fortescue Hotel, Plymouth

4th April 2013: Dolly Delights 'Welcome To Wonderland', Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth.

20th April 2013: Private Wedding Booking. Yes, I do Weddings!

30th April 2013: CPR Presents... Miss Von Trapp's 'Songs To Die For' vs Unwoman's 'Lemniscate'. Listen Again!

17th May 2013: Exeter Phoenix: Professor Elemental, The Mysterious Freakshow and Miss Von Trapp and The Wattingers present a Stupendous Steampunk Showcase!

24th - 26th May 2013: Volksfest 2013: Plymouth Volksfest Cabaret Stage. Cabaret Tent acts include Mitch Benn, Mr B: The Gentleman Rhymer, a Kitty's Dolls Burlesque Special, Auntie Pus, Mister Joe Black, Miss Von Trapp and more...

1st June 2013: Freedom Fields Community Festival. Acoustic Tent  at 5pm.

6th July 2013:  Steampunks In Springtime: Resurrected Festival, Scorrier, Redruth, Cornwall.

20th July 2013:Private Party: An Audience with Miss Von Trapp

28th July 2013: AlienFox: Entity.  A fashion show, with music, performance and darkness.  8:30pm at The Vauxhall Quay (upstairs), Plymouth.  Be There.

1st August 2013: Dolly Delights 'Jungle Fever', Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth.

17th August 2013: Arthur Shilling Presents Afternoon Tea, Abbey Hall, Plymouth.

23rd August 2013: An evening with Becky Brine and Julian Isaacs plus special guest (me), The B-Bar at the Barbican Theatre, Plymouth

3rd October 2013: Dolly Delights 'Jeepers Peepers' Halloween Show, Voodoo Lounge, Plymouth.

30th October - 2nd November: Exeter Alternative Theatre Halloween Show: SIDESHOW: Barnfield Theatre, Exeter. With a decaying circus theme and a cast including myself, Sandy Sure, Velma Von Bon Bon and Lilly Laudanum... Four Nights of Von Trapp Terror! Details and ticket links here:

16th November 2013: Twirls of The Unexpected, Wookey Hole, Somerset.

6th December 2013: Steampunk Yule Ball, Exeter Phoenix. With Professor Elemental, The Mysterious Freakshow, The Wattingers,  The Copperfield Ensemble Project, Miss Von Trapp performing Christmas Carol Carnage and duetting Fairytale of CSI New York with Professor Elemental - see my videopage, Inna Sketchi Manna and so much more. 



9th February 2012: Anti-Valentine Set at Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue Hotel, Plymouth

23rd March 2012: The Odd Ball Cabaret

12th April 2012: Dolly Delights Burlesque Peepshow and Cabaret, Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth 

24th May 2012: Ladies Night at Black Jacks,Plymouth

7th June 2012: Dolly Delights, Royal Jubblies at Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth

24th June 2012: Freedom Fields Festival

5th July 2012: Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue Cellar Bar, Plymouth

9th August 2012: An Evening with Auntie Pus @ BBar, Plymouth feat. punk poetry, R 'n' R & jazz with very special guests.

1st September 2012: Summer Steam 2012: Zombie Apocalypse!! Woodland Valley Farm, Ladock, Cornwall. Steampunk Festival Weekend with Professor Elemental, Hold The Sun, The Dark Design, Birthrite, Miss Von Trapp and more. Camping, bands, beer, tea duelling, steampunk photography....

17th, 18th and 19th September 2012: Miss Von Trapp does a walkabout in a marquee full of freshers 'up the hoe', Plymouth Hoe.

4th October 2012: Dolly Delights SPOOKTACULAR SPOOKTACULAR! Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth

27th October 2012: Shhh Halloween Burlesque, Bridgwater Arts Centre feat. Velveteen Hussey(resident), Ally Katte, Miss Erised, Violet Vayne , T&A Burlesque Troupe,  Putting the fun into funerals... me, compere Luke Honnoraty - comedian and headliner....Beatrix Von Bourbon.

31st October 2012: Halloween at The M(F)ortescue, Plymouth. With The Bernies.

9th November 2012: Private Party. Yes I do Parties. ( but not for children)

6th December 2012: Dolly Delight's Stocking Fillers. Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth.

16th December 2012: Jumpers and Jingles, a charity Christmas show fundraiser for Save The Children. Annabel's Cabaret and Discotheque, Plymouth.



6th March 2011: Twirls of the Unexpected, Voodoo Lounge

8th April 2011: Twirls of the Unexpected, Voodoo Lounge

8th May 2011: Twirls of the Unexpected, Voodoo Lounge

23rd June 2011: Va Va Voom Variety Charity night for Macmillan

28th August 2011: Freedom Fields Festival

4th September 2011: Kitty and Fanny's Big Phat Hootenanny

27th October 2011: Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue Hotel, Plymouth

9th December 2011: The Odd Ball Cabaret, Fortescue Hotel

22nd December 2011: Foxy and Fanny's Holiday Hootenanny, Annabel's Cabaret



7th Jan 2008: Bowed Radio Episode 53

14th Feb 2008: Anti-Valentine Gig for the Death of Love, Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue

Following which I became pregnant and had to take a 'career break'. Have you tried playing cello with a bump? Not easy. And as for the morning sickness... Didn't really want it part of the act.



9th June 2007: Art Box Bus Opening at Royal William Yard

July 2007: Featuring on Bowed Radio Episode 33

August Bank Holiday 2007: Freedom Fields Folk Festival

4th Sept 2007: Sanity Fayre

8th Sept 2007: Odd Ball Cabaret

25th October 2007: Acoustic Cafe, The Fortescue

31st October 2007: Halloween at the Mortescue

13th November 2007: Odd Ball Cabaret: Barbican Theatre 'In The Flesh' Festival

20th November 2007: Black Catz Goth Club

26th November 2007: Acoustic Cafe

29th December 2007: Odd Ball Cabaret