Shows / Performance / Art
More than anything else TG has become world renowned for its incredible & theatrical performances and fashion shows. As well as staging extreme artists that no one else would put on, or encouraging & developing performance, burlesque, cabaret and circus when there was no other platform for such artists in the 1990’s, and also discovering future big names when they were unknown. Dita Von Tease made her UK & European performance debut at TG in 1999, Pop Star Paloma Faith appeared as a surreal singing performance artist in her early days, and all the scenes biggest names have appeared over the years. Including:
Fashion: Torture Garden Clothing, E Garbs, DeMask, House of Harlot, Conflicto, Inner Sanctum, Murray & Vern, Manuel Albarran, So Hip It Hurts, HW Designs, Northbound Leather, Puimond, Bibian Blue, Katarzyna Konieczka, Eaton Knot.
Music: Tiger Lillies, Avenue D, Death In June, Boyd Rice, Genitorturers, Test Dept, Minty, Lab 4, Flesh Fetish, Von Magnet, Noblesse Oblige, Ernesto Tomasini, Urban Voodoo Machine & Viktoria Modesta.
Performance: Dita Von Tease, Paloma Faith, Fakir Musafar, Archaos, Ron Athey, Franko B, Divine David, Lukas Zpira, Midori, Kumi, Marissa Carnesky, Masuimi Max, Porcelain Twinz, Suka Off, Psycho Cyborgs, Ryan Styles, Scottee, Gawkagogo, Lucifire, Empress Stah, Chrysalis, Yusura, Hamish McCan, Miss Crash.
Art Exhibition / Installations: Araki, Franko B, Trevor Brown, Romain Slocombe, Charles Gatewood & Espira.