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.


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. They are to be hilarious but still elegant and classy and make great enterta...

Ace Nights

Las Vegas Casino Nights...

Acrobatic Acts

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

Acrobatic/ Aerial Show

Aerial and acrobatic acts dazzle audiences at any event. Essential Talent has a variety of aeiral acts available or if the venue doesnt allow for aeiral work there are many acrobatic acts av...

Acrobats

Acrobatic performers add excitment to an event and are just some of the circus performers who can bring dynamic magic to an event....

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...

Angel Readings

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

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....

Burlesque

Welcome to a world where Cabaret meets burlesque with an explosion of Pink. The set is pink, the costumes are pink….. Even the girls hair is pink ...

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...

Close Up Magician

Mind blowing close up, slight of hand magic where the hand is faster than the eye!...

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...

Comedy Hypnotist

Looking to provide a unique and amazing experience for your guests at your next party or function? 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, 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 Cabaret

Drag Dinner Theatre at it's finest. These all live shgows feature extravagant costuming, are hysterically funny and there are a number of shows to choose from. Or just book them for a c...

Drag Ice Breakers

Nothing like an over the top Drag artist to create a bit of a distraction and break the monotony of a corporate function. The girls interact with fun banter, pose for photos and get the par...

Drag Make Up Makeover

A fun way to spend an afternoon with friends or a great office party or even a Hens Party. Our Drag artists will make your guests over….. If a drag look is not for you then our glamourzon ma...

Drag Queens

We boast a list of South Australia’s leading drag artists. Our artists are versatile performers adding glamour and magic to any event. Booked by the hour to roam among guest for picture o...

Elvis

The 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...

Flash Mob

Make your next event an exciting extravaganza, with a dancing flashmob with from 5 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...

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. ...

German Oom-Pah Band

Bring Europe to your next event with our German oom pah band...

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

Drag Dinner Theatre at it's finest. Veteran performers Vonni, Rochelle & Fifi have over 100 years of stage experience between them and some amazing stories to tell. They have worked all ...

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...

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

If you haven't experienced the glamorous world of Hans this is a must! He is a world class act! Hans is a performer, host and MC. This performer is guaranteed to bring the house down!!...

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 'industr...

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...

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....

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!...

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 has a roster of Magicians for every occasion - kids parties, corporate, close up or themed. ...

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....

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

Add a little mystique and mystery to your next event with fun accurate palm readings. Our acclaimed psychic palm reader can attend parties and work from a quiet corner or dress in themed bri...

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...

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 10 members who can perform a 20-30 minute energetic, vibrant and warming show consisting of 4-6 live drummers, dancers and vocalist...

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

Book these sizzling Rio Carnival themed showgirls and entertainment for your Rio Carnival themed party to really spice up your event. Bringing a lively carnival atmosphere to any venue, t...

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 Ice Skating Show

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

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...

Snake Dancer

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

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...

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

Tarot card reading is the practice of using tarot cards to gain insight into the past, present or future by interpreting the cards. ...

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 Globe

Ideal entertainment for pre dinner drinks....

The Mummy

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

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 ...

Unicyclist Juggler

Unicyclist Juggler...

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...