Encore shows added to London Burlesque Festival

LBF 2016 ENCORE PRESENTATION! 1 NIGHT ONLY- 2 SHOWS. 7PM & 10:30PM. BUSH HALL, WEST LONDON. Saturday June 11th.  Due to overwhelming demand, the 2016 London Burlesque Festival returns for 1 massive ENCORE PRESENTATION at the historic Bush Hall in West London, where London Burlesque Festival got it’s start in 2007 and ran for several editions. We are thrilled to return to this beautiful period venue. 25 Burlesque & Variety Artists return to the stage and LBF is pulling out all the sensational stops! Relive some of the best moments from the 2016 LBF! Tickets start from ONLY £10 with … Continue reading Encore shows added to London Burlesque Festival

Interview with Scarlet Butterfly

Scarlet Butterfly
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Scarlet Butterfly has burst onto the steampunk scene in the past year with a unique act which involves moving around on a pole, making it look far easier than I’m inclined to think that it really is. One delightful summer evening, we had a wonderful chat about the inspiration for her character Scarlet Butterfly, the idea of Fairies and how hurtling to the ground at terminal velocity is actually a good thing. Continue reading “Interview with Scarlet Butterfly”

Cabaret at Secrets of the Boudoir

Secrets of the Boudoir Burlesque 6th Birthday party Review

Tahlullah Manhattan at Secrets of the Boudoir
Tahlullah Manhattan hides in Ostrich feathers

Sheffield‘s most popular burlesque event celebrated it’s 6th anniversary last night and I went along on behalf of the Journal. The event has been brought from the ground up to be a very popular night of cabaret, burlesque dancing, striptease and comedy. Compered by Warren Peace, Secrets of the Boudoir is the brainchild of burlesque performer Deadly Nightshade.

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Burlesque night comes to Sheffield

Friday, 30 May 2014 Start Time: 19:30 Doors Open: 18:30 Flushed with success, Britain’s biggest burlesque extravaganza arrives direct from London’s West End, unveiling a fresh cast of burlesque all-stars for 2014. Its 100-show debut tour shuddered deliciously to a critically-acclaimed overseas climax. Join this new adventure into the bizarre world of burlesque and cutting-edge variety. Sashaying Royal Academy-trained burlesque bombshells slip into exotic character as smoothly as they slip out of the most exotic couture costumes ever to grace the stage. It’s the slickest, wickedly wittiest, most delightfully choreographed cabaret spectacular of the year. Dress up and come to the … Continue reading Burlesque night comes to Sheffield