All posts tagged: black burlesque in chicago

Goodbye February, Hello Spring?!

February is too short! But I feel like it just means that spring is around the corner. I’m wrapping up this month with a night of cabaret at The Darling Chicago, then kicking off March in Indianapolis at FrontRow Paul’s Burlesque Bonanaza! March is pretty booked as we lead up to the 8th annual Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q March 14th-16th, but I’m also adding some new-to-me shows around Chicago. Check it out! Wed 2/27 – 8pm – The Darling Chicago Sat 3/2 INDIANAPOLIS – 8pm – FrontRow Paul’s Burlesque Bonanza Sun 3/3 – 3pm – Sunday Social at Meeting House Tavern *NEW! Tue 3/5 – 9pm – Fat Tuesday at Ina Mae Tavern Wed 3/6 – 8pm – Bad Taste at Charnel House *NEW! Thu 3/7 – 9pm – Mardi Gras Unbridled at Untitled Tue 3/12 – 8pm – Parlor Tricks Burlesque at Heritage Restaurant 3/14-16 – 8th annual Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Festival Tue 3/19 – 8pm – The Darling Chicago In addition to performing I’m also in the thick of …

Twerk and Jerk: BOOTY INTENSIVE *TWERKSHOP* Returns to Chicago in August!

  Saturday August 23nd 3-4:30pm $20 REGISTER HERE: http://www.vaudezilla.com/chicago_burlesque_classes Vaudezilla Studios 3614 Belmont Ave Chicago, IL 60618 http://www.vaudezilla.com BY POPULAR DEMAND!!! The class that has everyone ready to pop, wobble, werk, and wine is BACK!!! ***This high-energy ass intensive is not for the faint of heart! Fusing the sensuality of burlesque with the sharp attitude of hip hop, this class will focus on isolations, footwork, and of course…THE BOOTY! Class begins with a warm up and stretch and moves into a fun combination of pop, lock, and dropping your favorite asset. Some dance experience is recommended. ***What to bring/wear: Wear comfortable, form-fitting clothing in which you can easily move. Tennis shoes and booty shorts recommended. REGISTER HERE: http://www.vaudezilla.com/chicago_burlesque_classes –About Jeez Loueez- The Powerhouse of the Midwest– Jeez Loueez is an award-winning burlesque performer, actor, emcee, and instructor in St. Louis known as “The Honey Badger of Burlesque” and “The Powerhouse of the Midwest”! A lethal combination of drama, hilarity, and killer kinetics, Jeez is known for consistently bring audiences to their feet! She’s the 2012 …