Tansy and Leon in the Viva Las Vegas Burlesque Showcase, April 2016. ©Chris Harman/Harman House Photography for 21st Century Burlesque Magazine. Not to be used without permission.

Burlesque Showcase: Tansy and Leon at Viva Las Vegas (Photos)

Tansy and Leon were the smash hit of The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend last year with their awesome duet, and they smashed it again at the Viva Las Vegas Rockabilly Weekend 2016. At a time of peak saturation in burlesque, they have created something strikingly different and thrillingly fierce! Every performer in the Burlesque […]

How Gigi Hadid, Chrissy Teigen, and More Style Their Moto Jackets

There are many elements of Charlotte D’Alessio’s life that read like a teenager’s fairy tale. Instagram didn’t exist when I was in high school, but I imagine I’d be pretty fascinated by the beautiful, leggy 17-year-old with more than 174,000 followers and a Wilhelmina Models contract, too. For the legions of aspiring Cool Teens™, D’Alessio, […]

Sarah Jessica Parker’s Favourite Shoe Moment on Sex and the City

There are many elements of Charlotte D’Alessio’s life that read like a teenager’s fairy tale. Instagram didn’t exist when I was in high school, but I imagine I’d be pretty fascinated by the beautiful, leggy 17-year-old with more than 174,000 followers and a Wilhelmina Models contract, too. For the legions of aspiring Cool Teens™, D’Alessio, […]

The Single Most Versatile Skirt, According to Olivia Palermo

There are many elements of Charlotte D’Alessio’s life that read like a teenager’s fairy tale. Instagram didn’t exist when I was in high school, but I imagine I’d be pretty fascinated by the beautiful, leggy 17-year-old with more than 174,000 followers and a Wilhelmina Models contract, too. For the legions of aspiring Cool Teens™, D’Alessio, […]

A Very Chill Dinner Party With Chef Mina Stone

There are many elements of Charlotte D’Alessio’s life that read like a teenager’s fairy tale. Instagram didn’t exist when I was in high school, but I imagine I’d be pretty fascinated by the beautiful, leggy 17-year-old with more than 174,000 followers and a Wilhelmina Models contract, too. For the legions of aspiring Cool Teens™, D’Alessio, […]

Why Hair Essences Are The Next Big Thing

There are many elements of Charlotte D’Alessio’s life that read like a teenager’s fairy tale. Instagram didn’t exist when I was in high school, but I imagine I’d be pretty fascinated by the beautiful, leggy 17-year-old with more than 174,000 followers and a Wilhelmina Models contract, too. For the legions of aspiring Cool Teens™, D’Alessio, […]

Red Hot Annie in the Viva Las Vegas 2015 burlesque showcase. ©Tim Hunter

10 Most Popular Burlesque Articles of 2015

Happy New Year, all! Last year’s ‘most popular burlesque articles’ post was so popular I’ve created one for 2015 for you to enjoy while you recover from last night’s festivities/gigs/denial.  1. LUCKY PIERRE’S DROPS BURLESQUE PERFORMER DUE TO HER SIZE. BURLESQUE COMMUNITY ERUPTS. “Before I was fully awake this morning in London my inbox was filling […]

Vicky Butterfly at the Perth International Burlesque Festival. ©John Leonard

Alyssa Kitt’s Perth International Burlesque Festival Diary

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 […]

Burlesque TOP 50 2014

Burlesque TOP 50 2014: TOP 10 Europe

You know the results of your international Burlesque TOP 50 2014 but you went crazy for last year’s Bonus Lists, so stay tuned over the next week to make your TOP 50 fix last a little longer! Feel free to leave comments below! You can also follow and discuss the results on the BURLESQUE Facebook […]

Burlesque TOP 50 2014

Burlesque TOP 50 2014: Top 10 Canada

You know the results of your international Burlesque TOP 50 2014 but you went crazy for last year’s Bonus Lists, so stay tuned over the next week to make your TOP 50 fix last a little longer! Feel free to leave comments below! You can also follow and discuss the results on the BURLESQUE Facebook […]

URGENT FINAL APPEAL: HELP SAVE THE LIFE OF A BURLESQUE LEGEND

URGENT FINAL APPEAL: HELP SAVE THE LIFE OF A BURLESQUE LEGEND

“I spoke to Fannie Annie on the phone today and she could barely talk. Her health has been failing at a rapid rate. Her liver is failing and she is bed ridden. She is a loving, funny, interesting woman with so many amazing stories to share. I’ve learned a lot from her and laughed real […]