Brown Girls Burlesque: Lil’ Kim vs. Nicki Minaj
April 2 at Joe’s Pub, 425 Lafayette St., East Village; tickets $20
Brown Girls Burlesque promises to plumb “the good, the bad, and the ratchet” at this tribute to “hip-hop’s sista queens”: “We are going to get everything ‘Did,’ our hair, nails, with heels and hype gear to match and celebrate two of Hip-Hop’s greatest with sexy ferocity befitting a Double Queen Jubilee!” Va va voom.
Hotsy Totsy Burlesque: Ladies of Disney
April 9 at The Slipper Room, 167 Orchard St., Lower East Side; tickets $10
After turning the Mother of Dragons into a pyromaniacal, homicidal vixen who constantly teased the unsullied soldier Greyworm for his apparent lack of manhood, Hotsy Totsy Burlesque is now bringing its sultry dance acts to the realm of princesses, formerly effeminate princes and overzealous mice and songbirds: Cindy Freeman aka Cherry Pitz will don the robes of the Fairy Godmother to help Prince Charming (aka her husband Handsome Brad) find his one true love.
The Super Fun Passover Seder
April 10-11 at The Muse Brooklyn, 338 Moffat St., Bushwick; tickets $15-$20
An interactive Passover show consisting of circus, burlesque and variety acts, Super Fun Passover Show is inspired by the ten biblical plagues. Ellia and Josh Bisker will host the show as gender-bending incarnations of the prophets Elijah and Myriam. Darlinda Just Darlinda will bring the burlesque.