International Cabaret Artiste / Entertainer
Shelley has over 25 years experience in the Entertainment industry as an International Cabaret Artiste and has worked professionally worldwide and supported named Artistes and celebrities. She has appeared on both TV and Radio, Theatre and in Cabaret and also presented an 8 part series for Southampton television called 'Arts 4 Evry1'. Her work has taken her as far-afield as Europe, Kathmandu, India and the UAE and given her a wealth of experience and knowledge in the entertainment industry.
Shelley has worked with and had the pleasure of supporting many named Artistes such as Tony Christie, Ken Dodd, Frankie Vaughan, Bob Monkhouse and June Whitfield in “What`s My Line?”, TVS – “Love me Love me not” and as a guest Artiste on ‘The Time the Place’ and appeared as a cabaret artiste in Peter Kay's series 'Phoenix Nights'. Appearances include the Channel 4 production of Peter Kay’s Pheonix Nights and as a guest Artiste on ‘Cybercafe’ for Meridian TV in November 2000, as guest Artiste/Limbo instructor for Meridian TV’ and ITV2’s “Date my Daughter” in 2005.
Various chat shows, videos, commercials (belly dancer in IRN brew), pop promo`s for Manheim Steamroller and photographic work for magazines such as `Bella`. Shelley presented an 8 part series for Southampton Television called “Arts for Evry1”.
Recent appearance on BBC Radio Solent, Katie Martin show and Alex Dyke show in July and August 2012 and a regular spot on 103.9 Voice fm as a Presenter with her show "Wildlife 80's". Shelley is available as a Presenter, children's Entertainer with her BIG CAT JUNGLE Parties as well as a Speaker "From Cabaret to Conservation" for adults and children.
Previous Venues/Clients Include:
2002/3/4 Southampton Television (Arts 4 Evry1 8 part series and adverts)
ITV and BBC Television
BBC Radio Solent (Nick Gurdler, Katie Martin and Alex Dyke Show)
Voice fm Radio: Presenter
Sheraton Hotels: Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain
Emirates Plaza Hotel: Abu Dhabi
Hilton Hotels: All over UK
Grande De Vere and Novotels: UK
Oberoi Hotels: Calcutta, Delhi, Katmandu (Nepal)
Forte Grande: Dubai
Lakeside Country Club
All major Holiday Camps and most major Hotels
Owner of the Holiday Inns (at the Sheikh’s private residence)
Omanexpo (Eide festival, Oman)
United Arab Emirates: (Dancer/Cabaret & DJ) Dubai, Abu Dhabi, Bahrain, Oman, Qatar.
India: (Cabaret: Limbo Dancer & Magic at Oberoi Hotels) Delhi, Calcutta.
Nepal: Katmandu: Oberoi Hotel (Magic Act, Limbo Act and Belly Dance).
Norway: Stavanger and Oslo (Hotel and Nightclub DJ plus Belly Dancing).
Germany (DJ and Cabaret).Tenerife: (Cabaret) Ten Bel for Pontins
Cyprus (Limbo Dancer).
The Gambia (DJ plus Cabaret).
St. Lucia (D/J, Cabaret).
France (Belly Dancer).
Rhodes: (Magic/Illusion Act /Limbo & Belly Dancer).
All over UK, Scotland and Ireland at various holiday centres, hotels and theatres and many WI's Townswomen Guilds and U3A clubs and societies.
Some of the Acts Shelley has supported and worked with include:
Frankie Vaughn, Bob Monkhouse, Tony Christie, Marti Caine, Ken Dodd, Don Reid, Paul Shane, Joan Reagan, Emma Forbes, June Whitfield, John Pertwee, Una Stubbs, Peter Kay, various named Artistes & Bands such as ShowaddyWaddy, etc.