Taking you back to the 1800s, the show rekindles an old-world love affair of extravagance and elegance, featuring a cavalcade of ever-changing performances and costumes.
Breathing life into hand-painted costumes decorated with feathers, glitter and colour, the stunning Showboat Follies put up an exhilarating show and create an evening to remember.
The sequin-clad Showboat follies tell of a tale that brings together a magical combination of music, dance and colours from Paname - so French yet done with an Aussie touch. The City of Light and its many fantasies come alive right in the heart of the harbour city.
The evening starts off with a song rendition by our talented songstress, her voice warmer than a lover’s embrace, effortlessly touching all souls and received with resounding applause.
The talented troupe and their energetic spirit transport you to lands far away. From the windmills of Paris to the blues dens of New York and the doorsteps of suburban Mumbai landscapes join them on an enticing voyage conveyed through brilliant choreography.
A warm welcome on board the Showboat from our stunning Showboat Follies as they give you a little taste of the magic that’s yet to come.
Whether it’s a birthday, anniversary, engagement, graduation, or any other special celebration, come on stage as the singer invites all guests on board to sing together and commemorate your big event!
We start our journey at the entertainment capital of the world – Las Vegas! Setting the city aflame with glamorous costumes and glitzy routines, our Follies open the stage with powerful vocals and performances. Inspired by the city’s iconic speakeasies, feel alive in the bright city lights as the Follies welcome you on the Voyage of Love.
Be transported to the downtown streets of Broadway, home to New Yorks’ iconic theatres. The epitome of classy, dynamic, and vibrant – Broadway musicals are an indispensable part of the NYC’s entertainment scene. All ears and eyes are in for a delight as our follies showcase all that defines New York City as the city that never sleeps.
In an elegant Taiwanese evening, we admire the beauty of a Taiwanese mythical legend and pay tribute to the annual Mid-Autumn Festival. Follow the tragic tale of the Moon Goddess Chang’E and her separation from her lover. A mesmerising pas de deux among the clouds, be mesmerised by this romantic and timeless love story.
Home to India’s spectacular multimillion dollar film industry, Mumbai is the centre of Bollywood. A global phenomenon, Indian films and their elaborate dance sequences are a key part of the culture well-loved by locals and those around the world. With bejewelled dresses, upbeat music and a choreography that’ll make you want to get up and dance, expect a no expenses spared number that will wow audiences with the lustre and vibrancy of Indian music and culture.
Originating in South Korea, Kpop is a music movement that’s taken the world by storm. With a fusion of synthesised music, sharp dance choreography & colourful outfits, get ready for our Follies bring a whole lot of fun to the stage. The newest segment to the show, expect an infectious and memorable melody as we go retro with a Kpop disco classic.
Strumming guitars, tambourines, stomping feet, and bright dresses – the Spanish Flamenco is a true form of art. A captivating dance performance highlighting raw, intense emotions – it is a national pride of the country and recognised internationally. Feel the power of each stomp, clap and turn in this passionate exchange.
Live it up and celebrate with the Follies on Copacabana Beach! The Brazilian Carnival comes alive on Sydney Harbour with a flurry of feathers, bold colours, vibrant drum beats and dancing. Mixing elements of salsa, samba, and the cha-cha, this is one flashy and high energy performance you won’t be able to take your eyes off.
A warm welcome to the City of Love with shimmering lights and a touching solo vocal performance. Watch the Follies then transform into the colourful red, white, and blue ruffled dresses of the iconic French Can Can. Widely popularised by the Moulin Rouge and other famous performance venues in France, come kick a leg with our Follies as they perform this energetic and extravagant dance that has become a worldwide phenomenon.
Evoke feelings of nostalgia and longing for home as we draw near to the end of the cruise, and the Voyage of Love returns to Sydney. With visitors cruising with us from near and far – this segment is a reminder that wherever we go, home will always be home. Closing with two Australian classics, our Follies bid everyone a final farewell as the Showboat returns to her berth to conclude the evening.