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 […]

BHoF 2012: Friday Night SHOW PHOTOS

BHoF 2012: Friday Night SHOW PHOTOS

21st Century Burlesque Magazine has teamed up with Orangeroads Photography to bring you exclusive and gorgeous photos from each of the fabulous BHoF showcases this weekend and, of course, the Saturday night pageant! The Titans of Tease 55th Annual Reunion Showcase was a magical night, inspiring tears, smiles, laughter and beautiful memories. Here are some […]

Exotic World - Capturing the Magic: Ed Barnas

Exotic World – Capturing the Magic: Ed Barnas

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 […]

BHoF 2012: Double Trouble

BHoF 2012: Double Trouble

It’s almost here! Everyone will soon be packed up and on their way to Vegas. I had a little chat with the three sizzling partnerships competing for ‘Best Duo’ – it’s going to be one hot joust! Ready for action are Chicago Starlet, Frenchie Kiss, and Stage Door Johnny, Jett Adore; Jett’s fellow Johnny, Ray […]

On the Road with Dangerous Curves Ahead: Week Two

On the Road with Dangerous Curves Ahead: Week Two

Click here to meet the troupe and read Minnie’s introduction… Greetings from the road! We started off on April 16th with a drive through the ‘Big Sky Country’ of Montana on our way to Missoula.  Our host, Stella Pearl of the Cigarette Girls Burlesque, welcomed us with a hearty, home-cooked meal. She served us local Montana […]

Exotic World & the Burlesque Revival: An Urgent Appeal to the Community

Exotic World & the Burlesque Revival: An Urgent Appeal to the Community

This beautiful film is a labour of love that had the entire theatre in tears when it premiered at BHoF. But if it does not receive the final funding it needs within 6 days, you will never get to see it. Please give something – whatever you can give – and support the team that have worked so hard, and ensure that everyone can enjoy and be inspired by this film. Let’s make this a community effort – many of us would not be where we are if it were it not for the individuals documented in this film and the people who document our history…

Holli-Mae and Team x