Dirty Martini in The Art of the Teese tour. ©Frank Rodrick


Egypt Blaque Knyle, by Brian C Janes
Egypt Blaque Knyle: Entitled
Egypt Blaque Knyle seems to have come out of nowhere to dominate nearly every major burlesque competition.  In three years,
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Sukki Singapora by Coco Haus Photography
Sukki Singapora: The Dark Side of Burlesque
Burlesque has a dark side, and it isn’t all about empowering our peers, but it could be. On the surface,
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Judith Stein at the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2015: 58th Annual Titans of Tease Reunion Showcase. ©Chris Harman/Harman House Photography for 21st Century Burlesque Magazine. Not to be used without permission.
Miss Judith Stein: Legendary
We invite you to enjoy Adele Wolf in conversation with one of the world’s best loved burlesque legends, the warm,
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7 Ways to Compliment Burlesque Performers
If you’re a burlesque dancer, Lort knows you’ve encountered all sorts of feedback on your acts/self as a performer. From
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Dolores Daiquiri at the Australian Burlesque Festival 2016. Image copyright 3 Fates Media
Australian Burlesque Festival 2016: Adelaide and Darwin
Alyssa Kitt‘s epic Australian Burlesque Festival 2016 report continues in Adelaide and Darwin. Read Part One here. Read Part Two
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Jeez Loueez leading a class at BurlyCon 2016. Copyright Don Spiro for BurlyCon
Electra Mourning’s BurlyCon Recap
Well… What does one say? Donald Trump is President Elect of the United States of America. What effect this would
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