The cabaret group Vis a Vis was established at the beginning of the year 2011 by the founder Jolanta Komincz – Howe. The group gave its first public performance in December 2011 in Darling Harbour at the Polish Christmas Festival. It was a very successful show which resulted in more plans pushed forward at the beginning of the next year 2012. On the 11 March 2012 the group performed “Function at the Butelczynscy” in the Polish Club in Ashfield. The audience welcomed the performance with enthusiasm and ovation. It was a true success. Over the years the group has performed in other cities of Australia – PolArt Festivals in Perth, Melbourne and Brisbane, numerous shows in Canberra and Sydney. Some major shows were “Variations on three cabarets and…”, “Sex is healthy if I recollect well”, “Function at the Butelczynscy”, “Colours from the palette of our life”, “Balladyna” performed in conjunction with actors from Warsaw Theatre Rampa.