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Reuben Kaye

Reuben Kaye – Live and Intimidating

8 July 2022  |  7:00 PM  |  Hobart Town Hall  |  $60 / $52

Reuben Kaye is finally in Tasmania for one night only with a brand new live and intimate show.

Comedy and cabaret sensation, Reuben Kaye, LIVE  for one night of intimate songs and wry jokes. After five years striking fear into the hearts of the conservative masses, Kaye makes his way to Hobart for an evening of song, comedy, and piano. Join Reuben and musical director Shanon Whitelock for a live and intimate show like no other.

Who is Reuben Kaye?

Imagine if Joan Collins, Tim Curry and Meow Meow all dropped a stack of narcotics and had an orgy…Now roll it in jewels and a bathtub of gin, and you’re halfway there.

The self-confessed, award-winning cry for help and part time hood ornament is a massive star of the Cabaret circuit throughout Europe and Australia, with breakout appearances on BBC’s The Apprentice: You’re Fired with Tom Allen, and Channel 4’s Kids React to Drag and the Melbourne International Comedy Festival Gala for Oxfam on ABCTV.

  • Winner Best Cabaret, Adelaide Fringe 2021
  • Winner Best Cabaret and Variety Show, FringeWorld 2021
  • Nominee Most Outstanding Show Award, Melbourne Comedy Festival 2021
  • Green Room Award Winner for Musical Direction

‘Brave, brazen and surprisingly poignant, Reuben Kaye is not to be missed. ★★★★★’ Seesaw Magazine
★★★★★  Fringefeed
‘Reuben Kaye is amazing ★★★★★’  The Fourth Wall

A superstar by any definition!’ STAGE WHISPERS


Online Sales Closed – Door Sales Available

Duration: 60 minutes

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Accessibility Information

Getting to the venue 

  • The Hobart Town Hall is at 50 Macquarie St, Hobart TAS 7000 
  • A car park behind the Hobart Town Hall is available for drop offs, accessible from Elizabeth Street. Please see entryway to this carpark here. 
  • 2 accessible parking spaces are available in the Hobart Town Hall carpark, accessible from Elizabeth Street. Please see entryway to this carpark here. 
  • Please follow this link for a virtual tour of the Hobart town Hall. 


Assistive Listening: 

  • A Hearing Loop is available at this venue. The technology requires the listener to wear a receiver on a lanyard and to insert an earpiece. Please contact the festival if you require use of one of these devices as availability is limited. 


Guide Dogs and service animals are welcome at all FOV events. 


Guide Dogs and service animal facilities: 

  • Water bowls will be available at this event upon request. 

Trigger warnings:

  • Moving lights are featured at this venue and may shine on the audience throughout the show.


Wheelchair Accessibility: 

  • For wheelchair bookings please contact the festival with specifications and dimensions of the wheelchair and any additional user requirements. 
  • The Hobart Town Hall Ballroom on Level 1 is accessible to wheelchair users via lift on the ground floor, located to the right of the staircase. The lift is also accessible via the rear carpark and requires interaction with an intercom to gain access. This carpark is accessible from Elizabeth Street. Please see entryway to this carpark here 
  • Accessible bathrooms are available on Ground Floor of the Hobart Town Hall only. 

COVID – 19 Information

Feeling unwell?
Please do not attend this event if you are feeling unwell. It is in the interest of all to stay at home if you have any flu or COVID-19 symptoms. Please review our COVID-19 Ticketing Terms and Conditions here if you are unable to attend for this reason. 

Face masks:
While face masks are not mandatory at any FOV events, you are more than welcome to choose to wear one. Free medical face masks will be available at this event venue entrance upon request. 

Physical Distancing:
This event is in a theatre-style seated venue with additional round cabaret tables. Please me mindful of physically distancing from others when moving through the foyer at the beginning and end of this event. 

Hand hygiene:
Sanitiser will be provided at this venue. Please use thoughtfully.