Adelaide's Essential Entertainment Directory & Agency

Essential Talent has the best line up of corporate performers, shows and entertainment. With over 30 years experience in the industry producing entertainment for most major events in Adelaide and throughout Asia.

If it''s not listed Essential Talent's production department can produce it for you.

Our production department has been producing shows to tour internationally since 1986 and has a fully equipped wardrobe department, set and props store, rehearsal and recording studios.


Clown

3 Red Men

3 talented male mime artists rove as a group of 3, mimicking the guests in a fun way – modern day Marcel Marceau....

Clown

Ace Nights

Las Vegas Casino Nights...

Acrobatic Acts

Our Acrobatic Acts & Duos are breath taking and mind blowing...

Acrobatic/ Aerial Show

Solo performer – 30 minute show Features – Isis Wings,  Contortion,  Aerial Silk Dance,  Fire Dance ...

Acrobats

Strong, flexible, delightful...

Aerial Acts

Performing overhead on traditional gymnastic rings, tissues, or cloud swing. Suitably attired in spectacular contemporary costumes to fit in with a theme or otherwise, they can perform a cho...

Aerial Silk Dance

Spectacular and beautiful aerial display which requires exceptional skill levels. It involves the aerialist suspending herself metres above the ground in dance poses which display flexibilit...

Arabian Fantasy

"Visually stunning" Arabian Fantasy......

Belly Dancers

Traditional Middle Eastern performers ...

Body Painting / Body Art Display

Stunning eye-catching Body Art to suit your event....

Bollywood Performers

Bollywood Performers will make your next event memorable with exotic costuming and high energy performance....

Brazilian Dance Shows

Popular Brazilian Dance performances and carnival shows....

Bush Balladeer

The Bush Balladeer is a fun Aussie character that delights children and adults with his cart of instruments....

Cartoonist / Caricaturist

Talented artists perform quick black and white caricature sketches of your guests as they are seated at dinner or chatting during cocktails....

Charlie Chaplin

Charlie Chaplin - meet & greet character...

Chinatown - Mysteries of the Orient

Mysteries of the Orient ...

Christmas Fantasy on Ice

A Christmas pantomime on ice...

Columbines

Columbines are unique entertainment! Acrobatic, contemporary and creative as they interact with guest. Trained performers bring to life the mysterious yet curious characteristics of the Colu...

Clown

Comedians

Essential Talent are proud to boat some of Adelaide Leading Comedians who can also double as M.C, spriuikers and at times, vocalists for various Events....

Comedy Hypnotist

Looking to provide a unique and amazing experience for your guests at your next party or function? Isaac Lomman’s Comedy Hypnosis Show will do all that and more!...

Contortionist

Our High energy, highly skilled contortionists are amazing performer’s who’s talents are sure to amaze any audience of any age. ...

Cultural Dancers

Polynesian Groups, Hakka Performers, Indigenous Groups, Chinese Lion Dancers and more. ...

Dance Explosion

Having recently returned from India, this 5 piece dance explosion has 2 x 40 minute shows ready for bookings....

Dancers

Funky, Cool, Stylish, Elegant, Classy & Sexy...

Diamond Horseshoe

Welcome to the Wild Wild West...

Drag Queens

Risque Business?...

Clown

ElfSpin

Christmas Elf called - ELFSPIN...

Elvis

The Australian Elvis Show delivers to you the music of the King of Rock n Roll like no other act in Australia...

Enchanted Winter Globe

In this all singing, all dancing mini musical a young lad often left out of games with his friend cause he’s not cool enough discovers a magical Winter Globe...

Fabulous Follies

Fabulous Follies is a song and dance spectacular, which showcases some of the most eye-catching costumes, beautiful girls, and sexy male dancers who perform explosive routines designed to ce...

Face Painters

We brag the highest number of face painters on our books and can cater to any demand. From traditional face painting or trendy tattoos to glitter painting or body art....

Fantastique On Ice

It's fast... It's furious.... It's EXCITEMENT on ICE!!...

Fire Juggler

Fire juggling is done with club like fire sticks incorporating a 3, 4, or 5 piece juggle. Visual and mesmerising, fire juggling is best suited to dimly lit or dark conditions for optimal eff...

Fire Performers

Fire Poi, fire staff, devil sticks, twirling, clubs, fire juggling and much more - Visually spectacular! Suitable for outdoor / evening events such as Corporate Functions, Weddings, Award N...

Flash Mob

Make your next event an exciting extravaganza, features up to 50 dancers as they gather to perform a choreographed 3 minute routine....

Floor Shows & Opening Numbers

Essential Talent can tailor make almost any style of dance show to suit your Event...

Flying Man – Red Demon

Dmitri is not only considered to be one of the world's leading gymnasts and aerial artists, he has also received extensive endorsement amongst his peers for his innovative creation of gymnas...

Freestyle / Podium Dancers

Sexy, classy & modern...

Friday 13th / Horror

Morticia, Gomez and Uncle Fester will greet your guests with insults and innuendo sure to put a smile on their faces....

Geisha Girls

Our beautiful promotional models or dancers are attired in traditional Geisha Girl costumes, complete with wigs, face paint and kimono....

Geo Family

Giant coloured 4 legged stilt walkers attired in stunning purple coloured lycra costumes. ...

Giant Puppets

Standing 3-4 meters high, these colourful and unique designs are operated by performers either on stilts or underneath them. They wander through crowds chatting to their amazed new friends. ...

Girly Side Of Butch

Australian Gay scene icons as you've never seen them before....

Clown

Glamour Dice Girls

1940's stunning beauties will portray the glamour and excitement of the 1940's big production movie. These girls are stunningly attired as period showgirls including stunning headdresses & l...

Glitter Sisters

Essential Talent proudly represents Adelaide’s three leading Drag Queens. Very popular on the corporate circuit, they perform a twenty minute floor show, then mix 'n' mingle with your ...

Ground Wave

Ground Wave is Australia's latest pop sensation. They have just returned from an extremely successful tour of Queensland and are bound for New Zealand later in the year....

Hans

Hans is a flamboyant performer who is sure to entertain audiences....

Ice Skating Shows

Essential Talent has many amazing Ice Shows to choose from which can be suitable for Shopping Malls, Corporate Events, Sporting Spectaculars and special events. ...

Industrial Tappers

Including 5 dancers - The 'feel' for the routine is strong street youth replicating the Bootmen film cast. The routine runs for between 3 and 4 minutes and includes some 'industrial' sound e...

Isis Wings

Beautiful elegant performance, dramatic visual dance featuring metres of pleated material that fans out into graceful shapes from the performer’s arms. Can book one or two dancers 5 mi...

Clown

Jesters

Traditional bright coloured and cheerily costumed jesters....

Jugglers

A wide assortment of jugglers are available to suit your event or theme from traditional to contemporary....

Keystone Cops

The biggest clowns of them all and we have the best right here in Adelaide....

Clown

Las Vegas Follies

Showgirls, Vegas Shows and Spectaculars!!!! Essential Talent has the largest wardrobe department of vegas style costumes in Australia. ...

Las Vegas on Ice

Las Vegas on Ice has all the excitement delivered in an ice show with jumps, spins, twists and turns on real ice....

Le Benz

Le Benz are giant silver futuristic worms that intertwine and glide around a performance space. They are very inquisitive but make no noise as they interact with guests. Le Benz are a stu...

Lights Camera Action

Lights! Camera! Action!...

Clown

Living Statues

Living Statues are terrific at the entrance of a ballroom, the main gates of special events or as a table centre piece. ...

Lycra Bags

6' x 3' giant twisting lycra bags that can roam amongst audience members or perform a 3-4 minute stage routine intertwining with each other acrobatically....

Magicians

Essential Talent brags many top magicians who can come dressed as clowns, as Keystone Cops, in black tie or white top hat and tails, or even as Charlie Chaplin to roam amongst guests....

Massage Therapist

Massage - the perfect way to spoil your staff or guests is to have one of our professional travelling masseuse's come to your premises....

Medium

A MEDIUM provides evidence of survival of the human personality beyond the physical state we call death. ...

Mime Artists

Mime artists in Adelaide - Welcoming guests upon their arrival, our silent white faced clown is sure to delight....

Neuvo Circo

Australia's answer to Cirque du Soleil......

OzStar Airlines

Come fly with us on OzStar Airlines presenting First Class In-flight Entertainment!...

Palm Reader

Madam Vera performs fun accurate palmistry. Attired in brightly coloured gypsy style clothing, Madam Vera adds a touch of magic and mystery to your event....

Papparazzi

Make your guest feel important as they arrive at your function. ...

Phantom of the Opera

From the pomp and circumstance of Masquerade to the riveting chill of Music of the Night you will wow your guest's and set the stage of your next event with this taylor-made show to the musi...

Pink Cabaret

Welcome to the world of Cabaret Pink. The set is pink, the costumes are pink….. Even the girls hair is pink. ...

Playboy Bunnies

Vivacious, bubbly, fun & sexy are Essential Talent's very own Playboy Bunnies...

Polynesian Dance Group

This Hawaiian / Polynesian dance group consisting of up to 16 members who can perform a 20-30 minute energetic, vibrant and warming show consisting of 4-6 live drummers, dancers and vocalist...

Portable Ice Skating Rink

Essential Talent portable Ice Rink for hire. ...

Puppeteer

Fabulous for shows & roving in Shopping Centres & Corporate Functions as well....

Quiet On Set

Lights, camera, action ... join world famous movie director Steven Dillberg, as he attempts to make the most fantastic movie musical the world has ever seen....

Real Life Mannequins

THE WAY OF THE FUTURE!!! Make your store come to life - literally......

Relf the Elf

The perfect Christmas MC!...

Ringmaster

Traditional and old fashioned style to modern day Ringmasters are available. Perfect to meet & greet guests at your Function or peform as a Ringmaster statue....

Rio / Mardi Gras

Robotic Waiter

Allow Robotic Waiter to pamper you in 5 Star butler style with a Futuristic twist....

Roller Skaters

This unique group of performers can perform choreographed, roller skating routines, freestyle or simply meet and greet guests at your next Event… Dressed in traditional 50’s ...

Roller Skating Shows

Australian International Entertainment, Shopping Mall & Amusement Park shows, Entertainment for children and the whole family...

Showgirls

With hundreds of thousands of dollars worth of beautiful showgirl costumes and dancers experienced in performing this stunning style, we can razzle dazzle any guests....

Singing Flashmob

Make an impact with your brand by using a SINGING FLASHMOB ...

Sizzle on Ice

Sexy, Sizzling, Sensational!!!...

Skeletals

Hand and leg stilted giant fantasy creatures roam amongst audience members with arrogance and the assurance of being the most commanding presence in the vicinity. ...

Sleeping Beauty on Ice

A favourite fairytale performed on ice...

Clown

Snake Dancer

Our Snake Dancer is sure to delight with the combination of contemporary & Middle Eastern dance, focused around a 5'8" python....

Clown

Static Trapeze

Watch in delight as the artist performs a solo sexy entertaining piece on the static trapeze high above the ground. ...

Stilt Walkers

Themed to suit your event with contemporary costuming and body art, we can provide an eye catching act sure to spark the imagination....

Sumo Suits

Add some fun & excitement to your next event by hiring our Sumo Suits....

Sun of Africa

African Dance group from the Ivory Coast...

Superheroes

We have a range of Children's Superhero characters that are so much like the real thing you'll think they have stepped straight out of the movies! Characters like Spiderman, Superman, Catwom...

Supersuit

Meet the SUPERSUIT Character, our entertainment machine, designed to put the WOW factor into your event. ...

Synthetic Ice Show

It’s fast!........ It’s flashy! ……It’s glamorous! …… It’s SIZZLE on ice. ...

Tacky Tourist

Doris is travelling with her husband Oliver all the way from the tiny town of Fort Bain Nebraska. Doris and Oliver are the eternal honeymoon couple and the epitome of the Amer...

Tarot Card Reader & Angel Readings

A tarot reader is a metaphysical practitioner bringing messages from Heaven in the form of Angel Readings and Goddess Readings....

Temporary Tattoo Artist

With dozens of designs to choose from, these temporary airbrushed tattoos are popular with all ages. Quick to apply....

The Bouncers

The Bouncers are street performers with an "extreme sports" look. Dressed in crazy inflatable units, they are able to showcase their outrageous humour, acrobatic skills, and sheer energy thr...

The Funkees

The Funkees are a high energy, interactive, global children’s entertainment property......

The Mummy

Come on a fantastic journey back to Ancient Egypt with the intrepid Adventurer ‘Josh Jaeger’....

Clown

The Nutty Professor

Professor Kelp is The Nutty Professor...

Three Chillies

Three superb female artists take you on a fun, sexy journey while setting your senses on fire along the way, with luscious showstoppers including songs from "Chicago", "Cabaret" & "A Chorus ...

Tina Turner

"What's Love got to do, got to do with it..."...

Clown

Ventriloquist

These lovable characters are so real you find yourself talking back them......

Wild West

The Wild West Show comprises of one male and one female singer and is supported by 5 of our top beautiful dancers. This fully costumed show is visually stunning and musically will keep the a...

Wild West Stunt Show

Designed for Amusement parks and Corporate Dinners...

Winter Wonderland on Ice

Join the International Ice Skating cast this Christmas as they dazzle audiences with Winter Wonderland on ice. ...

Young Stars Circus

Australian International Entertainment, Shopping Mall & Amusement Park shows, Entertainment for children and the whole family...

Zirkus Zirkus on Ice

The equivalent to Cirque on ice...