Guest Post: No Lights No Lycra!

We’re lucky to have so many talented performers, artists, dancers and more at The Rocks Village Bizarre each year, and we love hearing from them! Today, we get the lowdown from the legends at No Lights No Lycra! No Lights No Lycra (NLNL) is a dance party held in complete darkness. There is no teacher […]

Guest Post: Cabaret Sasquatch!

We’re lucky to have so many talented performers, artists, dancers and more at The Rocks Village Bizarre each year, and we love hearing from them! Today, we get the lowdown from Marlena Dalí, one of the incredible performers that make up the collective Cabaret Sasquatch! Cabaret Sasquatch is a hootenanny with circus acts and a live […]

Living Dolls: Inside The Box With Bohemia

Sitting quiet and still on the cobblestones is a box. Beautifully framed, and with a deep red scrim – vaguely translucent, but not enough to give anything away. What is this box for? What will happen within it? Suddenly, movement. There are three figures inside the box. Gradually, slowly, the scrim comes away as a […]

Guest Post: Slide Lounge

We’re lucky to have so many talented performers, artists, dancers and more at The Rocks Village Bizarre each year, and we love hearing from them! Today, we get the lowdown from Slide Lounge, the amazing lot behind our al fresco cabaret bar Vaudevillia. Vaudevillia is an outdoor lounge bar with live acts and music. Entry is free, […]

Have Yourself A Creative Little Christmas, With Workshopped

Based in Surry Hills, Workshopped seeks out emerging young Australian designers and celebrates their imagination and innovation, bringing them into the local and international spotlight. And until 18 Dec, they’re setting up shop at the Village Bizarre Night Markets, just in time for Christmas. Each week, a new collection of local designers will present a […]

Guest Post: Strings Attached!

We’re lucky to have so many talented performers, artists, dancers and more at The Rocks Village Bizarre each year, and we love hearing from them! Today, we get the lowdown from Strings Attached, the collective behind the super exciting Village Bizarre work, ‘Airborne‘. Strings Attached is a collective whose common aim is to create and perform innovative […]

Setting The Stage, Through The Windows

At The Rocks Village Bizarre, we like to surprise. Contemporary artists treading the cobblestones, unique market gems hidden among the laneways, and some of the world’s best dancers performing behind the glass of our shopfronts, transforming them into stages featuring entrancing movement pieces, colourful costumes and awe-inspiring visuals. We’re calling it Through The Windows, and […]

Vaudeville With A Bizarre Twist: It’s Vaudevillia!

What if we told you you could take a trip back in time to a cheekier, sassier place, one of intrigue and devilish delight, without leaving the city? Well, we are telling you that, because you can. Step into The Rocks Square and enter the wonderful world of Vaudevillia. An outdoor lounge bar transporting you […]

Welcome To The Rocks Village Bizarre 2015!

Yes, welcome! It’s so good to see you again. You look marvellous! We love what you’ve done with your hair. We are so thrilled to be back for another instalment of The Rocks Village Bizarre! Encounter the extraordinary at our Friday night playground where mystery, magic, music and markets descend upon our sandstone laneways to […]