Jo Weldon Interviews Dixie Evans

Jo Weldon Interviews Dixie Evans

I visited with Dixie Evans in June of this year. It was the first time I’d gotten to see her since her stroke. She was in a very comfortable recovery center, in a house rather than a facility. When I arrived she was asleep in a recliner, wearing a spangled feathered headband. The moment she […]

Minnie Tonka's Burlesque Hall of Fame Diary

Minnie Tonka’s Burlesque Hall of Fame Diary

Tonka’s Recap of the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend, 2012. Whoo hoo! Wednesday, May 30, 2012 I was so incredibly excited for the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2012! It was my fourth year in attendance, and I simply could not wait for the weekend to get here! Reuniting, hanging out, performing, and whoopin’ it […]

WINNERS INTERVIEW: Imogen Kelly, Reigning Queen of Burlesque, 2012.

WINNERS INTERVIEW: Imogen Kelly, Reigning Queen of Burlesque, 2012.

Presenting our new Reigning Queen of Burlesque, Miss Exotic World, 2012 – Imogen Kelly! I am so pleased that Imogen Kelly has been recognised and rewarded for a fantastic performance; a performance that symbolises her incredible talent, creativity, dedication, vision, and years of hard work and contributions as a contemporary pioneer in Australia. Her victory […]

The BHoF Survival Guide

The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend Survival Guide

Click here to read Sparkly’s updated Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend Survival Guide for 2013… OMFGBHOF! As I frantically type this, an army of burlesque starlets across the country are frantically packing, rhinestoning and trying to cram that last vintage gown into a bursting suitcase… And that means it’s almost time for Burlesque Hall of […]