Minnie Tonka's European Tour Diary, Spring 2013.

Minnie Tonka’s European Tour Diary, Spring 2013.

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! […]

Behind the Scenes at the Helsinki Burlesque Festival with Tinker Bell.

Behind the Scenes at the Helsinki Burlesque Festival with Tinker Bell.

Set designer Tinker Bell takes us behind the scenes at the Helsinki Burlesque Festival… My name is Tinker Bell and I am, in about equal amounts, a burlesque performer and a set designer from Helsinki, Finland. Theatre was my first love, but as we all know, burlesque has that peculiar tendency to take over all […]

BHoF Quotes of the Day with Minnie Tonka: Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd June

BHoF Quotes of the Day with Minnie Tonka: Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd June

Minnie Tonka checked in throughout the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2013 to share some top quotes and snaps from her BHoF adventure. Here’s Saturday and Sunday… “Come on boobs, we’ve got work to do.”  Coco Lectric “I want to continue wearing pasties at TGI Friday’s!”  Foxy Tann “I know there’s shit to be done, […]

Competing for the Crown: Cleo Viper (BHoF 2013)

Competing for the Crown: Cleo Viper (BHoF 2013)

Cleo Viper has answered my 2013 pre-BHoF Q&A, and she will take to the stage in just over a week at the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend 2013. I put something lighthearted and fun together this year, and requested some extra ‘media’ from each contender. When I’m on stage, I feel…  rrooooooaaaaaaaaaaaaaaarrrrrr! When I’m on […]

BHoF 2012: Best Debut

BHoF 2012: Best Debut

The Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend is almost here, and I know the next few weeks are going to fly away as everyone makes their preparations. I fired my annual, ‘Meet the Competitors’ questions at this year’s ‘Best Debut’ competitors, and what a beautiful, talented and charismatic bunch they are!  Athletic and elegant Kitty Bang […]