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TONIGHT AT 8 PM AT GALA HISPANIC THEATRE: Chocolate City Burlesque...

Chocolate City Burlesque and Cabaret (CCBC) likes to do things a little differently. The troupe is known for its spectacular semiannual burlesque shows housed...

Chocolate City Burlesque and Cabaret Presents the Third Annual ‘Black Friday’...

Chocolate City Burlesque and Cabaret (CCBC) likes to do things a little differently. The troupe is known for its spectacular semiannual burlesque shows housed...

An Interview with The Performers of the ‘Aunt Sally Sideshow Reunion’...

I’ve said it before, for someone with a lot of friends who perform sideshow I’m kind of squeamish. I see, maybe, half of their...

Twisted Knickers Burlesque and The Round World Present ‘The Bard and...

Oh Mama, Mama what am I to do? I like Shakespeare but I like to shimmy too! It’s 'Shakespeare with Shake Appeal' for two nights,...

‘Hexwork – A Spellbinding Burlesk Revue’ Interviews with Eyrie Twilight and...

There is a spiritual element and aspect of ritual to burlesque and sideshow, two artforms linked to Carnival (literally translated - a farewell to...

An Interview with Frankie Sin and Donny Vomit on ‘Shocked...

One of the things I love most about the burlesque and sideshow community is the sheer love for the craft and joy of performing...

2016 Capital Fringe Review: ‘A Midsummer’s Burlesque Dream’

Burlesque Classique’s mission is to reclaim the meaning of burlesque, not as something sleazy and demoralizing as many people assume, but as an energetic...

2016 Capital Fringe Preview #25: An Interview with Chè Monique on...

I think everyone who’s ever popped a pastie or twirled a tassel has thought about jumping out of a cake. When one actually considers the...

“This is Spinal Tap” Tribute: An Interview with Anna Steasya and...

I’m a big fan of Christopher Guest, master of the mockumentary, and yet had shamefully never seen the movie that started it all, This...

An Interview with Gigi Holliday on ‘La Boum’ at The L’Enfant...

Gigi Holliday is one busy lady! From running a burlesque academy, to producing a regular show for performers of color to running three different...

An Interview with Maki Roll on ‘Bump & Grimes II: A...

DC hearts its nerdlesque! Do a Doctor Who-, Game of Thrones-, or Walking Dead-themed show and the fanboys and girls are sure to show up. I...

The Round World Presents ‘Avenue Burly Q’: An Evening of Puppets...

The Round World is proud to present Avenue Burly Q, an evening of puppets and pasties, at the Bier Baron on January 31, 2016. Five...

‘All Kids Out of the Pool’ at Ottobar This Friday,...

You know at this time of year, so much is centered on kids and entertainment for kids. Personally … blecch! I say it’s time...

‘Billy L’Amour: Gentlemen Prefer Billy: An Evening of Burlesque and Music’...

The whirlwind of an accomplished entertainer who goes by the name of Billy L’Amour is more than just a drag entertainer but, rather, L’Amour...

An Interview with Billy L’Amour on ‘Gentlemen Prefer Billy’ at Rainbow...

Super-excited to get to talk with Montreal’s oh so fabulous Billy L’Amour, whose career spans ballet, cabaret, and burlesque and is bringing her one-woman...

An Interview with Dr. Torcher on ‘The Weirdo Show’ This Friday...

The Weirdo Show is one of the DC Burlesque and Variety scene’s longest running and most beloved institutions. It started in 2006 and has...

Quinn Lemley on ‘Burlesque to Broadway’ at The Weinberg Center for...

Quinn Lemley is bringing her show Burlesque to Broadway this Friday night, November 6, 2015, at 8 PM to the Weinberg Center for the Arts, in...

Science Fiction ‘Double D-TURE’: ‘The Rocky Horror T*tty Show’ This Friday...

Hello my name is Lucrezia and I am a Rocky Horror-aholic. Like I’ve got “Don’t Dream It, Be It” tattooed on my left bicep....

‘New York Variety All Stars’ at AMP Tomorrow Night at 8...

This Saturday, for the first time ever, the Strathmore’s new venue AMP will be featuring sideshow and variety when Atomic Doll Productions brings the...

‘Nips at Nite’ Plays This Saturday, 9/26@7 & 10:30 PM at...

TimelessTease Productions, a young burlesque troupe out of Baltimore, burst onto the scene last year with a very elaborate and scripted production, Steampunk Seductions....

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