Burlesque

Burlesque & Fire — Walpurgis Night

(4.30) I know little about Walpurgis Night, the holiday celebrated on the last day of April in northern Europe and Scandinavia. Episcopalian households always ward off evil spirits with the 90-proof kind. In the olden days, villagers made loud noises and played pranks to frighten away the demons, but everyone knows now that the only …

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Jerkus Circus Comes To Providence

Find true love at JERKUS CIRCUS this Saturday, March 20 at the AS220! Comedy, Burlesque, and Freaks! Voted best Neo Vaudeville by the Boston Phoenix in ’09. Produced, Created, and Hosted by the World Famous Steamy Bohemians.

Saturday Night — Swing! Cabaret! Burlesque!

And now for something completely different — and for adults only. The 201 will be the site of ‘Bawdy Broads’, presented by Speakeasy! and hosted by Lulu Locks of Providence Pinup, fresh off her performance in the Vagina Monologues earlier that day. Bettysioux Tailor returns to tantalize with burlesque, and Niki Luparelli and the Gold …

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Jingle Belles And A Few Balls — Buy Tickets Now

Attention nerds, geeks, and sci-fi freaks; this one’s for you! Tickets always go fast for this annual production, a fundraising event to benefit Perishable Theatre Arts School. This year’s theme — A Space Odyssey — promises “holiday cheer from across the Milky Way and beyond!” How about an homage to Barbarella performed by Miss BettySioux …

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Brains, Beauty and Bleeding

This has it all. Starting Friday at Perishable a new production written by Amy Lynn Budd and directed by Connie Crawford, The Thing That Ate My Brain… Almost, tagged as a “neo-burlesque sci-fi feature”. Talk about a crowd-pleaser. The play runs from April 24th to May 10th. Starts Friday, 8pm, runs about 90 minutes, $10 …

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North Pole Dancing

Congratulations to Perishable Theatre and everyone involved in last Friday’s ‘Jingle Belles and a Few Balls 4’.  This annual vaudevillian burlesque revue zipped along with charming stripteasers slowly peeling down to their little Christmas-y pasties (in one instance, marshmallows) and a couple of goofy comedy acts. The evening was hosted by the easily-shocked but never …

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Rock the Boat! A BellaMinx Burly-Q Revue

Providence-based burlesque troupe BellaMinx Burly-Q presents Rock the Boat!, a full-scale variety show chock full of performers from all around Southern New England. BellaMinx is quickly making a name for themselves across Rhode Island with their high-quality displays of quick-witted satire and seduction – don’t miss out on the fun! Join Providence’s Classiest Chassis on …

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Jerkus Circus comes to Providence!

This had better be good, if it’s gonna justify the amount of re-formatting that was needed to make it intelligible: AS220, Saturday April 19th, 9pm. 8 dollars Cheap! All Ages Not your grandma’s vaudeville. Featuring Comedy from Evan o’Television, Jon Rineman, and the Naked Comic. Yes, he’s really naked. Burlesque by Bella Minx Burly Q …

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