Burlesque Festivals

J. Von Stratton Celebrates ‘Queen of the Roses’ Win With Stunning Photo Shoot

J. Von Stratton Celebrates 'Queen of the Roses' Win With Stunning Photo ShootRead more

J. Von Stratton was recently crowned ‘Queen of the Roses’ at the annual Oregon Burlesque Festival. The festival is a three day burlesque art exhibition with over seventy performances featuring artists from across the US and abroad. J. Von Stratton, who blends “humour, over-the-top glitz and fierce hair tossing to weave a tale of glamour and entertain […]

Evie Red’s Texas Burlesque Festival Diary

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Evie Red presents an Aussie take on the Texas Burlesque Festival!  #evietakestexas In early April, this little showgirl packed her most sparkly G-string and lampshade headpiece into a suitcase and travelled 8,800 miles to the Texas Burlesque Festival in Austin. Nearly 20 hours of flight later, I was in the heart of Texas and getting ready […]

A Dragon Debutante at The Dallas Burlesque Festival

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Burlesque newcomer Something Blue shares her Dallas Burlesque Festival experience… My New Year’s resolution this year was to take the next step in my burlesque career. I spent my first year keeping it quiet, working on my acts, watching and learning — generally laying low. But the eve of my one year anniversary has come and […]

Sina King’s Berlin Burlesque Festival Diary

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Entrancing Australian Sina King shares her Berlin Burlesque Festival experience… “Berlin, Berlin!” the cab driver shouts at the tourist-filled streets as he drives me to tech rehearsal. The city is bustling and the energy is high. I’m back in the city dubbed by its former mayor “poor but sexy” and I’m super excited. It’s the […]

Renee Holiday’s Iowa Burlesque Festival Diary

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Smouldering, stripping songbird Renee Holiday shares her Iowa Burlesque Festival experience… Friday October 24th Show day, 5AM. At this point I am deeply regretting my choice to drive to Iowa. At least I’m not starting all the way from Dallas on a show day. I travelled to Wichita, KS last night and stayed with my […]

Lola Frost’s Colorado Burlesque Festival Diary

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Enjoy this fabulous recap of the 2014 Colorado Burlesque Festival, courtesy of headliner Lola Frost!  Click the link at the end to apply for this year’s festval… Thursday I walked swiftly but with intention away from the border control desk, passed the steel grey sliding doors and smiled to myself. I did it, I’m free, […]