All posts tagged: Black St. Louis

ST LOUIS FRIDAY 11/23 Black Friday: A Double Feature

Black Friday: A Double Feature with Po’Chop and Jeez Loueez- The Honey Badger of Burlesque Friday November 23rd The Monocle 4510 Manchester Avenue St. Louis, MO 63110 8pm | Black As Eye Wanna Be Featuring a badass soundscape, modern dance, poetry, and burlesque, Black As Eye Wanna Be is Po’Chop’s irreverent celebration of blackness. Inspired by her own black queer experience growing up in Missouri’s bootheel and prolific black thinkers such as Audre Lorde and James Baldwin, Black As Eye Wanna Be will feature Tiff Beatty, Jeez Loueez and local guest performers to be announced. 10pm |The Jeez Loueez Variety Hour Starring Jeez Loueez! Join Jeez Loueez for another round of the self-proclaimed “hit” show after it’s roaring debut in 2017! The international burlesque superstar returns with new tales of love, loss, and life in a leg machine in The Jeez Loueez Variety Hour Starring Jeez Loueez. What’s a showgirl with three two many talents to do? From award winning performances across the globe to a life bound by scar tissue, this is a journey …

Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue (St. Louis April 8th)

Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue in St. Louis! Saturday April 8th, 2017 2720 Cherokee Doors 8pm |Show 9pm $15/General Admission ($20/door) $25/Front Row VIP ($30/door) TICKETS ON SALE! http://www.jjjstl.bpt.me Hailed as one of the most important shows youll see all year by Quilt Magazine, Jeezys Juke Joint is a jumping, jiving, foot-stomping revue that pays homage to Black burlesque and variety with a fabulous line-up of award-winning, show-stopping entertainment. Ranging from classic striptease to drag to comedy and everything in between, this popular yearly extravaganza event is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat! Hosted by Jeez Loueez and featuring established and up and coming performers from around the country, each production of Jeezys Juke Joint is finely curated into a diverse and rich line-up full of glamour, storytelling, and thought-provoking pieces. Affectionately called the family reunion of burlesque, the Juke Joint strives to not only showcase the power and diversity of Black entertainers, but to also bring the beautiful and subversive art of burlesque to audiences of color. Starring: …