Therapy Is Expensive (So I Wrote A Cabaret Instead)

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Image by Stephen Amos

A quirky and touching original cabaret debut.

In this punchy autobiographical cabaret, Charlotte Armstrong explores the process of growing up in a world where you don’t fit in. Opening a can of disasters to mine for the lessons of hindsight this chaotic quarter-centurion combines punk ukulele and piano bashing pop songs.

Offering comic quirk, this raw and insightful show explores the unfounded resilience one can discover through the hard task of unpicking the burdens of the past. Through highly unusual yet extremely relatable experiences, Charlotte offers her story that will have you bursting with laughter one minute and sobbing the next, then reaching into your own past on the hunt for self discovery. A quarter life crisis was never so entertaining!

Image by Stephen Amos


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Dates & Times

WHEN 31 Jan-5 Feb | Mon-Sat 7pm


FULL $35.00
CONC $27.00
3-SHOW PKG 10% off all 3 eligible shows


The Butterfly Club - Upstairs

5 Carson Pl, Melbourne CBD

Get directions


Flinders Street


Any Swanston St tram to stop 11 | tram 11, 12, 48, 86, 96, 109 to stop 6

Event notes


Premiere, Australian Premiere


Coarse language

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