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Upcoming Shows & Events in Chicago, St. Louis, Nashville with JEEZ LOUEEZ

Who’s coming to see about me? Catch me while you can in Chicago, St. Louis, and Nashville!

Thu 8/17 Foundation Cabaret:August 17th at House of Blues
Fri 8/18 The Kiss Kiss Cabaret at Uptown Underground
Sun 8/20 Big Easy Variety Show: August 20 at Fifolet Cajun

***COMING UP***

Wed 8/23 Bikes & Burlesque – August 23rd at The Holiday Club
Thu 8/24 The Drifter Chicago
Sat 8/26 Untitled
Sat 9/2 The Fly Honey Show 8
Fri 9/8 (STL) The Hot Box at The Monocle
Sat 9/9 (NASHVILLE) Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue

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Coming up this week in St. Louis, Chicago, and Indianapolis…

4/28 STL LEZ DANCE – 3rd Anniversary Celebration!
4/29 CHI Unicorn Ball (The official coming out party for Trans Liberation Collective)
4/30 CHI Red Light Special 4/30 at GMan Tavern
4/30 CHI Queen! with Chicagodeep / Taelue / Michael Serafini / Garrett David
5/2-3 CHI The 2017 Chicago 1MPF: Nevertheless, We Persisted (an awesome 1 minute play festival featuring the work of women and female-identifying artists!)
5/5-6 INDY 2nd Annual Titty 500
5/7 INDY Titty 500 Workshops (with Twerk and Jerk!)

COMING UP SOON
5/18-20 STL 8th Annual Show-Me Burlesque Festival

Jeez Loueez “Drip Drop” at Texas Queerlesque Festival

I had so much fun at the 1st Texas Queerlesque Festival in Dallas this summer! Between the fabulous shows, classes, panels, community bonding, and parties TQF had a LOT to offer. Check it out next year!

Enjoy this cute video of my “Drip Drop” act!

2016 Festival Appearances with Jeez Loueez- The Honey Badger of Burlesque

2016 is shaping up to be one hell of a year in #BadgerNation! I’m honored to be headlining and/or emceeing and teaching at a few festivals across the country throughout the year.

There are so many wonderful events happening throughout the rest of the year, including more Jeezy’s Juke Joint events, conquering Pride events in Chicago AND St. Louis, and roadtripping with Foxy Tann and the Wham Bam Thank You Ma’am’s. If you’d like to add a little honey badger to your events or productions please visit my contact page!

(Photo by Wijadi Jodi at Minneapolis Burlesque Festival 2015)

Jeez Loueez (Minneapolis Burlesque Festival 2016 by Wijadi Jodi)

Jeez Loueez (Minneapolis Burlesque Festival 2016 by Wijadi Jodi)

Jeezy’s Juke Joint coming to Indianapolis September 5th! Tickets going fast!

Saturday September 5th
White Rabbit Cabaret
8pm doors, 10pm show

Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue
TICKETS ON SALE NOW!
$12/adv, $15/door

Chicago’s own Jeezy’s Juke Joint is coming to Indianapolis September 5th!

The show that features the brightest brown-skinned burlesque stars from across the country is proud to make its Indianapolis debut! After 4 years of sold out hit shows in Chicago and St. Louis, the Midwest’s ONLY all-black burlesque revue is hitting the road.

This jumping, jiving, foot-stomping revue pays homage to African-American burlesque and variety with a fabulous line-up of award-winning, entertainment. Ranging from classic burlesque to drag to comedy and everything in between, this popular once a year event is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat.

Hosted by Jeez Loueez and featuring an all star line-up from Chicago, New York, Minneapolis, and special Indy guests!

Essence Revealed (Brooklyn, NY)
Foxy Tann (Minneapolis)
RedBone (Minneapolis)
Bunny Van Doren (Indianapolis)
Po’Chop (Chicago)
Cruel Valentine (Chicago)
Josephine Shaker (Chicago)
Switch the Boi Wonder (Chicago)
Shea Coulee (Chicago)

and MORE!

$12/adv
$15/door
8pm Doors- 10pm Show
21+

TICKETS ON SALE NOW
www.jukejointindy.bpt.me

Jeezy's Juke Joint INDIANAPOLIS Sept 5th

Jeezy’s Juke Joint INDIANAPOLIS Sept 5th

St. Louis- Chicago- Indianapolis- Oklahoma City

It’s JUNE! Finally! My favorite season and my favorite month of the year. Not only is the sun shining and the weather feeling good, but I’m eating popsicles for breakfast, wearing coochie cutters everyday, and I will be turning 30 on June 24th!!! Yes ma’am. 30 years old. 30 and fine! Here’s what I’ll be up to in June while I’m ringing in a new decade of life!

June 1st- Summer session at Van Ella Studios begins!
Fri 5- STL- LEZ DANCE– Taste the Rainbow at 2720
Wed 10- CHI- The Drifter
Fri 12- CHI- Naughty Little Cabaret with Fringe Factor Dance
Sat 13- CHI- The Naughty Little Cabaret
Sat 13- CHI-Casino Royale: Turn It Up for Change
Sun 14- CHI- ‪#‎TheBurlesqueInvasion‬
Sat 20- INDY- Soul Train: A Burlesque Tribute
Wed 24- WORLDWIDE- MY 30th BIRFDAY!
Thur 25- CHI- Unbridled at Untitled with Fringe Factor Dance
Fri & Sat 26/27- Oklahoma City Burlesque Festival

TwentyWhoreteen- A Year in Review!

Yay, new year blah blah blah! Seriously though, going over the events of this year and it has been full of ups and downs. I accomplished so many goals, traveled to new places, won a new title, created new acts, sang new songs, and met fabulous new people. Sometimes I really can’t believe how many adventures this life takes me on. Thank you all for being so supportive, encouraging, and engaging over the years. The accomplishments wouldn’t be possible without your love!

Here we go….

January– Rang in the New Year with the Beggar’s Carnivale in St. Louis, got trapped in Chicago for 7 days during the polar vortex, did my step down act at Shimmy Showdown and crowned my friend Siobhan Atomica as the new champion!

February– Went to New Orleans for a cathartic showcation tour with my sister wife Lola Van Ella, performed in Detroit for the first time with IBBP

March– Produced the largest Jeezy’s Juke Joint to date in St. Louis, was crowned Queen of the Southern Fried Burlesque Festival in Atlanta, epic raging occurred with the Minty Nighty Crew

April– Met my love and partner MC at the annual 420 Kickball Game in Chicago, had way too much Four Loko and caused quite a scened, stripped for inquisitive co-eds on school grounds at Indiana University Bloomington

MayLEZ DANCE kicks off at 2720, Hosted and Associate Directed the 5th Annual Show Me Burlesque and Vaudeville Festival, road trip with the Wham Bam Fam, performed in Albuquerque for the first time

June– Competed in the Best Debut category at the Burlesque Hall of Fame in Las Vegas and received 3 standing ovations!, headlined the Windy City Burlesque Festival, celebrated my birthday in Chicago and St. Louis

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July– Pretty much spent the entire month being in love with my girlfriend, Boooo boring womp womp womp

August– epic East Coast tour with Lola Van Ella, fulfilled dream of tap dancing in Manhattan, flew on a trapeze, contracted deathly stomach flu, went to the Jazz Age Lawn Party, made my debut in Richmond, VA and Baltimore, back in Chicago for Queerpocalypse where my Sexy MF act killedsmashedmurdered it

September- kicked it off with North Coast music festival, hosted The Roux: A Spicy Brown Burlesque Show in New Orleans, killer showcation in NOLA with Po’Chop and MC

October- debuted a revamped act and new songs in La Maison La Decadence in St. Louis, taught Twerk and Jerk and my choreography class to rooms full of eager learners at BurlyCon in Seattle

November- moved back to Chicago, started a new job, headlined/judge/had the time of my life at the Humboldt Burlesque Expo in California, was flown to LA for Tito Bonito’s 30th birthday by the cast of Monday Night Tease, made my LA debut!

Decemberjoined the cast of Naughty Little Cabaret, performed for a crowd of over 500 in Columbia, MO, spent my first Christmas away from home!

Thanks again for making #TwentyWhoreTeen special, ridiculous, debaucherous, slutty, and whimsical. I’m looking forward to kicking even more ass in 2015!