After last year’s saucy sell-out success, Thirsty Girl Productions brings you The 4th Annual Seattle Boylesque Festival April 13th & 14th at The Triple Door!
With over 30 performers from all over the United States and Canada, this year’s two-day extravaganza promises to be the sexiest weekend of 2018.
The Festival kicks of Friday, April 13th with local Burlesque starlet and hostess, “The Showgirl Scholar”, Sailor St. Claire. This opening night features over a dozen performers revving up to get your motor started for a weekend of gender-bending Boylesque! Featured performers include: Burlesque Hall of Fame performers 2 to Fly (NYC), Mod Carousel (Seattle), RedBone (San Francisco), EmpeROAR! Fabulous (Seattle), Paris Original (Seattle) and Ernie Von Schmaltz (Seattle). Also gracing the stage is a nationwide handful of hunky hotties: Ben Franklin (NYC), Jupiter Everhard (Bozeman MT), JD Hickcock (Houston TX), Devonaire (NYC), Al Lykya (Seattle), Burning Loins (Denver CO), Moscato Extatique (Seattle), Apollo Vidra (Seattle), Kiki Mustang (Seattle) and Phathoms Deep (Breaux Bridge LA).
The Saturday night spectacular is emceed by Seattle’s own infamous and always hilarious Ernie Von Schmaltz and features cast of international all-stars including: Izohnny (Portland, OR), 2 to Fly (NYC), Devonaire (NYC), Joshua Dean (NYC), Luminous Pariah (Seattle), Isaiah Esquire (Portland OR), RedBone (San Francisco), Trojan Original (Seattle), Johnny Nuriel (Portland OR ), Indy Fire (Denver), Bobby Barnaby (Austin TX), Mr Valdez (Colorado Springs, CO), Dutch Loven (Victoria BC), Haywire (Minneapolis MN), Pistol Holliday (Amarillo Texas) & Curtis Carlyle (Portland OR).
Saturday’s late show benefits Burlycon Burlesque Convention, a non-profit organization or burlesque performers, producers, fans and aficionados.
Join Seattle's powerhouse burlesque community in this special event designed for performers to film their acts with a live audience! Cheer performers on as they put their best pasties forward on film in order to submit these acts to burlesque festivals around the country and world! Each year, the event is an evening of fun for both the audience and performers and we encourage your support our burlesquers in this annual extravaganza!
TICKET PRICES $18 advance purchase/$24 at the door
Our trio of EMCEES for the evening: EmpeROAR Fabulous!!!/CeCe Quinns/Adra Boo
Celebrating 10 years performing burlesque and 35 years performing life, EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! is commemorating the occasion by putting the (easy) target on his back for a roast. Laugh at this ridiculous turquoise idiot and his friends, and remember- at a roast NO ONE IS SAFE!
Performers and roasters include: April O'Peel/ Jamie Von Stratton/ Holly Small/ Lady Drew Blood/ Miss Kitty Baby/ The Marquis Facade More To Be Announced! (No that's not a new performer you haven't heard of!) With your roast master, Babe Of Belltown!
The third annual Itty Bitty Burlesque Festival in Quesnel will showcase an amazing array of burlesque artists - who hail from BC’s northern small towns to the bright city lights of Vancouver and beyond. The burlesque community in Quesnel has been blossoming for a few years now under the fierce and fabulous tutelage of Sasparilla Foxx. She continues to support the burlesque community in BC in an explosion of diverse artistic expression. The Itty Bitty Burlesque Festival will be held on April 26 - 28, 2018 at the Occidental in Quesnel. The Festival will provide opportunities to collaboratively engage in the production of a fabulous, northern-focused burlesque extravaganza, including showcases on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights!
WORKSHOP: Anything You Can Do, I Can Do Glitter: Advanced Glitter Makeup Techniques Friday, April 27th, 1-2 pm Gold Pan City Dance Studios 352 Anderson Drive, Quesnel, BC In his most popular and wildly entertaining class, follow along as EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! walks you through several techniques to up your cosmetic glitter game. Includes -What sizes of glitter are best for which uses, including size graduation when achieving a blended out look. - Achieving cut crease and smoky eye looks with glitter. -Contouring facial planes with glitter. This is extra-draggy! -Tips for custom blending glitters. -Correcting mistakes, cleaning spills, and getting it ALL off. -Bling and beyond: use of rhinestones, sequins, and other 3-D objects. Workshops are $20 each but guess what!?! Anything after your first four workshops is FREE! So, take four workshops and the next two are FREE! If you are a VIP ticket holder, your first workshop is free! The next three workshops would be $20 each and the last 2 would be free. WOW! Do it all darling, do it all! These classes will fill up FAST so to pre-register and guarantee yourself a spot please email Sasparilla Foxx at the following address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kitty Nights Burlesque Productions is the winner of the inaugural 2015 award, plus the 2016 and 2017 The Georgia Straight Award for BEST BURLESQUE SHOW and the 2011 Westender Vancouver award for BEST PLACE TO MEET NEW PEOPLE
Jacqueline Hyde Presents "A Night of Burlesque - Divine Science"
Come experience the magic that is burlesque and dance in the East Side of Seattle with Local and International entertainer favorites, in the lushious Kirkland Performance Center!
Price: $40 (VIP) / $25 (General Admission)
A Night of Burlesque will feature both national and local entertainers: Egypt Blaque Knyle/ EmpeROAR Fabulous!!! /Jacqueline Boxx/spICE!/Mimi Ma Shuga/Tre' De Marc/May Hemmer /Lottie LaRouge /Eva Vivacia/ Chaos X Machina / Pixie Parcelle / Lana MilknHoney / Mayo Lua de Frenchie / Dirty Crimson Cherry Trio (Kitty Crimson, Cherry Pop Pop Poppins, Dirty Duvel)/ Whisper DeCorvo /Taryn Luce
Stage management by Maggie McMuffin and Assistant Stage Manager Nip Slip Cherrio. Personal Assistant to Jacqueline Hyde: Chastity Svelte
Kitty Nights Burlesque Productions is the winner of the inaugural 2015 award, plus the 2016 and 2017 The Georgia Straight Award for BEST BURLESQUE SHOW and the 2011 WE award for BEST PLACE TO MEET NEW PEOPLE
==What's this festival?== The Kansas City Nerdlesque Festival aims to celebrate the art of burlesque and all things nerdy. A combination of a comic-con and a burlesque festival, KCNF will bring nerds of all shapes, sizes, and colors together to share their fandoms in the sexiest way possible. KCNF believes that all performers deserve to be compensated for their time and that burlesque is for every body. This festival is a shame-free zone and all are welcome to join in the events regardless of age, size, color, gender identity, sexuality, or beliefs.
==When and where is the show happening?== KCNF will take place at the Just Off Broadway Theater in Kansas City, MO on August 6-12, 2018. Participants will not be required to attend every event, but will receive free entry to all performances and discounts for workshops should they wish to attend. Performances will on August 9, 10, and 11.
==What are the events?== There will be a game night and opening party on Wednesday evening. The main shows will take place Thursday, Friday, and Saturday evenings. Thursday and Friday evenings will feature themed shows followed by a group trivia night of the same theme. Saturday evening will feature one competition show followed by a third theme show. One winner will be awarded a prize pack and crowned the Master of Nerdlesque. The winner will also be invited to headline at the 2nd Annual KC Nerdlesque Festival and judge the competition. Our judges and headliners this year will be Poison Ivory, EmpeROAR Fabulous!!!, and Vivienne Vermuth.