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

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

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 […]

Kaylin Idora at the Helsinki Burlesque Festival

Kaylin Idora at the Helsinki Burlesque Festival

Celebrated burlesque photographer Kaylin Idora shares her Helsinki Burlesque Festival experience… I’ve been to Helsinki, Finland a lot of times. Probably more than anyone realises. Way before I knew anything about burlesque shows going on there. Long story short: a few years ago some friends invited me to ‘come hang out’ and check out some […]

The Burlesque TOP 50 2012: No. 10

The Burlesque TOP 50 2012 No. 10: Anna Fur Laxis

Welcome to the Burlesque TOP 50 2012 top ten. Please feel free to leave comments below and discuss the results on the TOP 50 Facebook page, or on Twitter with the tag #burlesquetop50 10. Anna Fur Laxis You know, I’m still waiting for a reply from Mattel about my Anna Fur La-ction Figure™.  After another […]

Miss La Vida's Australian Burlesque Festival Diary

Miss La Vida’s Australian Burlesque Festival Diary

Hi, I’m Miss La Vida.  Here’s the continuation of my Aussie adventure with my diary from performing in the Third Annual Australian Burlesque Festival, produced by Rosy Rabbit and Dolores Daiquiri, that took place from 7 – 24th June. A highlights video from The Big Tease show, Melbourne, Sat 09 June. Wednesday 06 June Flew […]

Exotic World - Capturing the Magic: Chris Beyond

Exotic World – Capturing the Magic: Chris Beyond

One of the most enjoyable and enduring aspects of the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekends, and indeed many burlesque events, is the array of beautiful photographs that are shared around the world. They can make you feel like you were there, capture affection, innovation, inspiration and celebration, and preserve magical memories for many years to […]

Beatrix von Bourbon: Burlesque and Tattoos

BVB: Burlesque and Tattoos

Burlesque and Tattoos There’s no denying that I’m heavily tattooed. By the time I chose to have my fourth tattoo I’d simultaneously resolved that my passion for tattoos was something I wanted to take pride in. Rather than opting for ‘safe’ tattoos that can be easily hidden away under clothes, I had a monster of […]

THE BURLESQUE TOP 50 2009: No. 7

  7. Anna Fur Laxis [Anna Fur Laxis © Wicked Heart Photography] “From the moment Anna hit the scene I could see she was a devoted, keen and hard-working character. She’s certainly lived up to my own first impression of her. Anna’s a colourful, saucy creature, with an aura of retro-chic that seems to ooze […]