The Superstars of Burlesque are back for the 3rd annual Superstars of Burlesque Showcase at the Music Box Theater! Each performer is a title holder from the Burlesque Hall of Fame. For 2012, In addition to myself, you’ll see Dirty Martini, Julie Atlas Muz, Roxi D’Lite, Kalani Kokonuts, Imogen Kelly, Russel Bruner, Foxy Tann and the Wham Bam Thank Ya Ma’ams, and Chicago’s own Frenchie Kiss and Jett Adore, Dolls of Doom, and of course, The Chicago Starlets! This year, we are also bringing in a Legend of Burlesque, Ms. Kitten Natividad, a star of stage and screen and former wife of B-Movie hero Russ Meyer. And, Mr. Showbiz returns to host this amazing show, Mr. Murray Hill!
For Superstars of Burlesque 2012 we’ve introduced PICK YOUR SEATS where you can select the best available seating and your spot is guaranteed. Tickets for both shows are $25 so, don’t delay – get your tickets now so you can be close to the action.
*VIP Seats are $50 and will be reserved in the first few rows of the theater and will include:
Reserved seating in the BEST seats in the house
Drink tickets, redeemable at the bar (purchase of two VIP tickets gives you a choice between drink tickets or a bottle of champagne to share)
First Come/First Served access to our exclusive VIP party on September 20th at the Everleigh Social Club featuring a meet and greet with members of the cast, drinks by FEW Spirits, a sexy lingerie fashion show, dancing and catered bites by Get Off the Couch Catering
And on September 22nd, don’t miss your chance to learn from these Superstars. Workshops are being held at Studio L’amour from noon to 10pm. [Reserve] your spot in a class or come to the Q&A with Kitten Natividad. Or, why not do both!
Live New’d Girls is back on Thursday, Aug. 2, at Joe’s on Weed St. The Chicago Starlets will be doing a new group number that will leave you saying, ‘I Yi Yi Yi’. New solos will be performed by myself, Frenchie Kiss, Honey Halfpint, Greta Layne, Delia Aces, Lily Bloom, Rhonda Vous, Stella LaRocque, Ivy Fabulous, and Lady Ginger! There will also be some great new duets by Vivian Velvet and Lady Ginger, and Kami Oh and Bazuka Joe (of the Stage Door Johnnies). Plus, we have a special guest from NYC, Madame Rosebud. In addition to her performance on the 2nd, she will also be teaching a Skin Care Workshop on Aug. 1 at the Everleigh Social Club. [Registration] is available now!
Live New’d Girls will be hosted by the always hilarious, Adam Burke (host of Wiggle Room). Be sure to see all these new acts, and get your [tickets] now!
The Basic Burlesque Session begins the week of July 30th at Studio L’amour. [Register] for the 4 week session now! Also, we do offer a friendship deal for the basic class only. Two ladies take one class for $90, instead of a single for $60. What a fun summer bonding experience!
And, there are some great workshops coming your way…
July 28th – 12-1:30 – $25 - Hot Hip Hop (7 spots left)
This hip hop class infused with burlesque moves. It’s gonna be dirty, edgy and sweaty! Wear comfortable clothing and shoes. Limit 15. Register [here]. This is a beginner level class.
Aug. 1st - 8pm -$35 -Skin Care Workshop with Madame Rosebud (NYC) [register]
“A course highlighting the functional companionship of holistic health practices and beauty rituals to improve the performers quality of life.”
For the last 8 years, Madame Rosebud has combed the global organic market place to discover the secrets to perfect health and flawless skin and hair. As a professional holistic beauty consultant she has been able to gain access to some of the most sought after educators in the green beauty/health care industry, while also acquiring a vast knowledge of ancient Indian, Japanese, African, and Middle Eastern beauty and health care practices. This 101 class provides a “best of the best” basic education specifically geared toward the late night performer who demands more from their beauty and body than the average civilian. This class also highlights the undeniable bond between healthy beauty rituals and the performers quality of life, specifically focusing on stress reduction, and strengthening the immune system. In this class you will learn how to be a discerning shopper, how to read ingredient labels, insider industry practices, and how to make your own beauty care on the cheap! Make the investment in the preventative knowledge of health and beauty practices today, and enjoy the benefits for a lifetime.