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Event: ‘MUCHO KLUNCHO TALENT SHOW a Parade of Raw Ridiculousness’ Presented...

Opera singers, jugglers, tango dancers, strippers, puppets, and way more gather for the Mucho KlunchoTalent Show! An epic assemblage of talent, the likes of...

Interview: Performers from the Upcoming ‘Atomic Doll Productions Presents: Shocked and...

Atomic Doll Productions Presents: Shocked and Amazed! was inspired by James Taylor's Shocked and Amazed: On and Off the Midway, the world's leading journal on...

Interview: Performers from the Upcoming ‘Atomic Doll Productions Presents: Shocked and...

Catching Up With Atomic Doll Productions! Sideshows and carnival acts have always offered normies a safe space to vicariously scratch that thrill itch. It’s equal...

Review: ‘Bradley’s Bucks’ at Franky Bradley’s

Acrobatic, athletic, comic, and erotic, Bradley’s Bucks have it all and delivered it all upstairs at Franky Bradley’s in their latest high-energy offering. Founded,...

Review #1: Chocolate City Burlesque’s Third Annual ‘Black Friday’

Chocolate City Burlesque and Cabaret (CCBC) is a troupe that excels at putting on the most sensational burlesque shows it can on D.C. stages. The...

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...

REMEMBERING JOEL MARKOWITZ