This Is Cabaret is the only online publication dedicated entirely to London’s variety scene. Founded by experienced journalists who have covered cabaret, burlesque and circus for years, it is your number one destination to keep up with the overwhelming diversity of the world’s richest cabaret circuit.
Burlexe is a brand new theatrical experience based on stories of the incredible women who’ve created burlesque. It fuses performance with storytelling, dancing with acting. It’s about strong, powerful, amazing women. And it’s like nothing you’ve seen before.
Roxi DLite is one of the world’s premier burlesque performers and the Reigning Queen of Burlesque at the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas. Roxi was voted in the “Top 5 Burlesque Performers” in the world, three years in a row for 21st Century Burlesque, and one of the “20 Hottest Burlesque Stars” in the world Aslyum.com.
Roxi's most known for her spin on classic burlesque by incorporating unusual props with aerial acrobats. Roxi works yearly with Detroit's underground carnival and greatest masquerade on earth, Theatre Bizarre where she incorporates elements of carnival and circus into her performance. She has recently joined forces with latex designer to the stars, Abigail Greydanus to create highly stylized, fetish performance which she debuted at the Monde Ose Burlesque Ball, in Montreal.
I am a painter of women, sexualized, surreal women. People always ask me how I got into this business. What they really want to know is why I am such an anomaly. Which I'm not. "this is not what nice girls do.." Men admire imagery of women and women admire imagery of... women. From religious iconography to pop culture stars, women fantasize and idealize through these images.
Over the years, many women have come up to me and told me about their drawings of women and the mixed reactions they get. I think it's strange that women aren't known for this genre, since it is ours to know.
The 90-minute spectacle treats audiences to four of Von Teese's most impressive performances, including her new Swarovski Martini Glass act which she calls her 'ultimate, most decadent, and dazzling martini glass ever!'. This beautiful art-deco style cocktail glass is crystalized from top to bottom and features over 250,000 Swarovski crystals. Also featured in the revue is Von Teese's lavish "Opium Den" show which features her as a smoldering and exotic dragon lady, resplendent in a trailing Swarovski crystal Cheongsam embellished with long gleaming crystal tassels.
September 30 - October 4, 2013 / $50Get TicketsGramercy Theatre / New York, NYView Mapwww.stripstriphooray.com
Burlesque Baby is here to bring you the ultimate in Femme styles reminiscent of 1940’s and 50’s Silver Screen Sirens with a modern edge. We have searched around the globe to bring you all that is Burlesque, Modern Pin-up and Retro. With Clothing, Lingerie, Costumes Accessories and much more.
Bettie Page Reveals All is an intimate look at the rise, and fall, and rise again of one of the world’s most recognized and controversial sex symbols.
With her razor sharp wit and Tennessee twang Bettie Page emerges from decades of seclusion to reveal her secret past and narrate her life story.
Made with Bettie Page's authorization, Bettie Page Reveals All is produced and directed by Academy Award® nominee, Mark Mori.
Lola the Vamp is Australia's premier showgirl and the fastest rising star around the world.
She's the new star of the tease, the damsel of deshabille, the princess of boom boom! Notorious around the globe for "losing" her pasties, you never know how far she might go! Her sensual and stunning shows have captured the world's imagination. Lola's acts have graced stages in Hollywood, San Francisco, Las Vegas, Edinburgh, Melbourne, Brisbane and Sydney, and every stop in between!
Lola The Vamp has prided herself on presenting the world with her sensual acts of deshabille since 2002, making her a forerunner of Australian burlesque and an internationally recognized trailblazer!