The burlesque troupe that memorably riffed on The Big Lewbowski now turns its attention to “Escape From the Planet of the Apes.”
The name of this event pretty much says it all. Yeah, this ain’t Reading Rainbow. This summer edition features the likes of Host Nasty Canasta, Hazel Honeysuckle, Miss Mary Cyn, Nina La Voix and Bianca Boom Boom reading selections from the NYPL’s summer reading lists.
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Last time Bushwick Burlesque put on this tribute to performance artist Marina Abramovic, Zoe Ziegfel did a piece titled The Stripper is Present. Read more about it here.
The Muse, a circus instruction and training facility in Williamsburg, has a new star student: Mr. Gorgeous was just crowned King of Burlesque at the Burlesque Hall of Fame Weekend in Las Vegas.
As promised, Hotsy Totsy Burlesque put on a burlesque version of your favorite Cohen Brothers movie last week. No, not Inside Llewyn Davis, silly! We’re talking Nihilists, Jesus, and Creedence. Watch our video to see The Dude (or a Dude) abide.