Nikki Nouveau is a classically-trained vocalist, writer and passionate entertainer. Her glamorous shows have toured internationally with sell-out seasons performing to rave reviews in New York City, Edinburgh, Adelaide, Sydney, Melbourne and Perth.
Nikki will make her debut at this year’s Melbourne Cabaret Festival with her one woman production – Kabaret Dietrich, a stunning biography depicting the life of one of the world’s greatest style icons, Marlene Dietrich. The show feautures classics ‘La Vie En Rose’, ‘Illusions’ and ‘Falling In Love Again’ with accompaniment by piano, accordion and Nouveau playing the musical saw.
This year has also seen Nikki tour with renowned magicians Madotti & Vegas in a new theatrical cabaret production Lost In Venice and popular long running production Paris Underground Cabaret.
Nouveau’s hit show No Regrets – The Edith Piaf Story continues to draw great acclaim performing to captivated audiences around Australia. Accompanied by accordion and piano, Nikki weaves French and English narration in between the timeless beauty and emotion of Piaf’s songs.
Bordello Blues created by Nouveau enjoyed a sold-out season at Edinburgh Festival Fringe, along with her debut cabaret Burlesque Assassin which enthralled audiences at Adelaide and Sydney Fringe Festivals and was nominated by The Sydney Morning Herald for ‘Most Thrilling Theatrical Event’.
Nouveau’s productions are inspired by different art forms portraying compelling love stories, narrated through song, story and physical theatre. She draws the audience into her fantasy world, combining the glamorous with the forbidden.
She recently released her debut EP Bordello Blues showcasing cabaret hits and an original French composition.