Minnie Tonka

Minnie Tonka’s BHoF Recap: Friday

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  21st Century Burlesque Magazine Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2015 Coverage is sponsored by Fancy Feather.   Hi Friends! Friday was such a great day! This is the first time since 2008 that I’ve headed out of town and haven’t packed my pastie tape to the the stage. I’m on vacation in Vegas with […]


Minnie Tonka’s BHoF Recap: Thursday

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  21st Century Burlesque Magazine Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2015 Coverage is sponsored by Fancy Feather.   Dear Burlesque Friends and Family! It’s me, Minnie Tonka! I’m so thrilled to be back at the 2015 Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend in Las Vegas! The weekend got off to an amazing start last night with […]

Imogen Kelly’s New York Burlesque Festival Diary

Imogen Kelly's New York Burlesque Festival DiaryRead more

Beating the Burly Blues NYC style: Miss Exotic World 2012 Imogen Kelly‘s New York Burlesque Festival Diary. Today I saw a crab escape from a Chinese restaurant and make a dash across Grand St. After dodging mincing leaps from women in heels and amongst much high pitched screaming, it slid into the gutter and was […]

INTERVIEW: The Schlep Sisters – Minnie Tonka and Darlinda Just Darlinda. (Partnerships Series)

INTERVIEW: Minnie Tonka and Darlinda Just Darlinda, The Schlep Sisters. (Partnerships Series)Read more

With their tenth anniversary celebration coming up this Saturday (March 8th – see details below), it’s the perfect moment to finally interview two of the most warm, intelligent and face-achingly hilarious women I know, and document a decade of achievement in words and photos.  As The Schlep Sisters and as soloists, Minnie Tonka and Darlinda […]

Burlesque TOP 50 2013 Postmortem, by J.D. Oxblood

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Disclaimer: This is an analysis of the results of the Burlesque TOP 50 2013 as compared to the predictions of the author based on handicapping per past rankings and prior performances. No subjective judgment is implied or should be construed except where noted by the author. All analyses (and opinions, where noted) are the product […]

Minnie Tonka’s European Tour Diary, Spring 2013.

Minnie Tonka's European Tour Diary, Spring 2013.Read more

The fabulous Minnie Tonka shares her European burlesque adventures… This spring, I embarked on a month-long European tour. I’ve been touring extensively nationally and internationally since 2010, but this was my first time performing in Europe and my first time touring on my own. I was so excited! Germany, Italy, and Finland – let’s ROCK! […]

BHoF Quotes of the Day with Minnie Tonka: Thursday May 30th

BHoF Quotes of the Day with Minnie Tonka: Thursday May 30thRead more

Minnie Tonka is checking in throughout the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2013 to share some top quotes and snaps from her BHoF adventure. Here’s Thursday… “Once I work out every day I’m going to immediately start drinking.” – Lil’ Miss Lixx “Nothing like drinking Prosecco in styrofoam.” – Evil Hate Monkey “You can only […]