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Address: At Asiatique the Riverfront (Warehouse 3) | 2194 Charoenkrung 72-76 Rd., Prayakrai, Bangkorlaem, Bangkok 10120 Thailand, Bangkok 10120, Thailand
Phone Number: 026881415
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Went with an open mind - you need to! Not the best cabaret show and came away from it a little confused and bewildered - but hey has to be seen!

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Went with an open mind - you need to! Not the best cabaret show and came away from it a little confused and bewildered - but hey has to be seen!

Thank tlb2201
Herndon, VA
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251 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 124 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

If you're looking for a sanitized exposure to the famous ladyboys of Thailand, then Calypso is where to go. But I suspect there are probably many other more authentic places more worthy of your time and money. There are two ticket options: one with dinner & a show, and the other for just the show. We did the dinner and... More 

Thank Adam F
Stoke-on-Trent, United Kingdom
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115 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

So, I suppose this is about as touristy as it gets. A ladyboy show in Bangkok. It was very seedy but quite interesting. Very little structure to the show, probably more in my high school drama classes, with the theme being an outfit change every 5 minutes and a new entrant being lady gaga or madonna etc and did have... More 

Thank Chris G
Bodo, Norway
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24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you are up to a different experience, I would recommend this for you. The prize is ok, and it includes a complimentary drink. I have nothing to compare it to, but I think the show was entertaining! Great dancers and fun to watch.

Thank catthrinegj
London, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a short taxi ride from ko san road, This production is in a modern area with lots of restaurants and shops around. Should you buy your ticket on-line you will need a print out or the ticket on your phone or tablet. The show is on the second floor up some stairs. The theatre is large and has... More 

Thank Peter P
Manchester, United Kingdom
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42 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had wanted to see the famous ladyboys show but this was the nearest we found on TripAdvisor. We took the riverboat to Asiatique and got tickets for the same night. We were given a free souvenir calander. After dinner at an italian restaurant we returned to the beautiful exquisite theatre. We were shown to our seats only to find... More 

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34 reviews
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I watched the Calypso Cabaret show at the Asiatique Riverfront tonight (Jan 29, 2016). We paid 1,000 bahts per person (about $28) for the 75-minute show & 1 drink. We were looking forward to see the beautiful ladyboys but the show turned out to be a disappointment. The theatre was nice and clean. Tonight, it was sold out. The sound... More 

1 Thank Celestial G
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71 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The show lasts about 75 minutes and is a constant barrage of 5 minute scenes of various genres including Traditional Thai, Japanese, Korean, Chinese etc. Unfortunately all the acts are mimed and the sound track's not good. The theatre is like stepping into 70's Vegas, you sit at tables and chairs, not cinema style. The ticket includes a free drink.... More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Please...don't take me wrong....nothing personal against people performing in this Cabaret, however it was quite boring and fake. Don't buy coctails pre show cause those are about $10-14...but you get one at the beginning of the show which is included in the ticket price. If you are looking for "unique" bar experience -visit The Stranger bar - lots of fun.....😉

2 Thank Beata P
Edmonton, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Well what can I say - ladyboys are as unique to Thailand as Thai food. Expected a lot more from the show but received it more as a freak show. The venue is nice and Asiatique River Front us nice too with excellent inexpensive shops. Good place to spend the evening but as for Calypso Cabaret, I would skip I'd... More 

1 Thank Igor P

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