Vicky Butterfly

Sublime Boudoir: Burlesque Brilliance at Alder Manor

The Roustabouts in Sublime Boudoir at Alder Manor. ©Sublime BoudoirRead more

Burlesque star Betsy Rose reports on Sublime Boudoir at Alder Manor, which ran for two spectacular nights in New York in May 2017.  To experience and be a part of Sublime Boudoir at Alder Manor was a treat beyond my wildest dreams. As I completed my journey from foggy London Town to Yonkers, New York, […]

Alyssa Kitt’s Perth International Burlesque Festival Diary

Vicky Butterfly at the Perth International Burlesque Festival. ©John LeonardRead more

Alyssa Kitt recaps the Perth International Burlesque Festival, also starring Vicky Butterfly, Medianoche, Lola The Vamp and Lillian Starr… There are few moments as special as the time of year when artists travel across the country and the world to get together to take their clothes off in the city of Perth. The Perth International […]

REVIEW: The Black Cat Cabaret (London Wonderground 2014)

Review: Black Cat Cabaret, London WondergroundRead more

Black Cat Cabaret at London Wonderground reviewed by Miss Glory Pearl. After a successful run at Café de Paris and scooping the 2014 London Cabaret Awards ‘Best Production’ prize, Black Cat Cabaret crosses the river to the Wonderground Spiegeltent, promising a ‘uniquely theatrical cabaret spectacular’. The cast’s heritage is impeccable, featuring a generous dose of […]

Burlesque at London Wonderground 2014 (Part One)

Burlesque at London Wonderground 2014 (Part One)Read more

London Wonderground is set to spice up the Southbank for a third year this summer, with an extensive and varied programme of events covering cabaret, comedy, music, circus, and burlesque.  I heartily recommend multiple visits to Wonderground; you can enjoy a cool drink in the gardens with lanterns dancing above you in the trees, browse […]

Review: Burlesque On Ice

Review: Burlesque On IceRead more

Burlesque On Ice was billed as “a spectacular show … set to be one of the hottest tickets in London”, but in reality it failed to deliver at a sufficiently high standard in a number of key areas. A production which was meant to be uplifting, exhilarating and infectious was largely lost in translation and […]

Preview: Burlesque On Ice

Preview: Burlesque On IceRead more

After hearing reports about the gorgeous Elle Dorado’s ice-skating burlesque routine at the New Orleans Burlesque Festival last year, I was made aware of an upcoming show in the UK which would turn ice-skating and burlesque into a full scale production. Coming to London’s Bush Hall on 4-8th February, Burlesque On Ice is the creation […]