All posts tagged: chicago burlesque

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 …

Kick Off Valentine’s Day Week at Parlor Tricks Burlesque!

  Parlor Tricks: Girl at the Rock Show Tuesday February 12th | 8:30pm Heritage Restaurant & Caviar Bar Parlor Tricks Burlesque invites you to Girl at the Rock  Show: Fae’s Birthday Celebration! Parlor Tricks is a monthly rock and roll burlesque show at Heritage Restaurant & Caviar Bar, where rock n roll and champagne collide. The show includes a $30 3-course dinner. Dinner reservations are a must and can be made starting at 7pm, with the show starting at 8:30. Bar seats are available for those who want bar snacks and drinks. Caviar and $1 oysters are always available. We are celebrating Fae’s birthday with a sultry cast of performers to heat up the cold February night with performances celebrating Fae’s favorite things- burlesque and music! Your burlesque artists for the night: Lady Jack | Lindsey Marks Sio Bast Kitty la Royall Lilly Rascal Fae Beguile And our emcee: Jeez Loueez! ***Please note that this is an intimate space. Reservations can be made starting at 7pm for dinner. Call 773-661-9577 and say you are attending …

Can’t make it to Jeezy’s Juke Joint? Donate today!

Hello my lovely fans and friends, as you know the 8th annual Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue is just around the corner! We are pushing for our last bit of fundraising to make our 8th year the best one yet. This past year has been full of trials and tribulations, but nothing will stop me from bringing the joy and power of Black burlesque! We have launched a GoFundMe to assist with funds for travel, venue rental, Air Bnb, hospitality, and marketing. Please consider sharing or donating if you can! Thank you! xo Jeez Loueez ******** //funds.gofundme.com/js/5.0/media-widget.js Welcome to the 8th annual Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue , Chicago’s all-Black burlesque festival and traveling show! In our 8th year of production, we’ve hit even bigger strides and accomplished more goals than ever. We’ve expanded our yearly extravaganza to 3 nights due to demand, we’ve accepted more applicants than ever before, and over the years we’ve played successful shows in Indianapolis, Nashville, St. Louis, and Iowa City.  This years festival is March 14th-16th and …

The Buttcracker (APPEARING ONE NIGHT ONLY!)

  The Sexiest Holiday Show in Chicago! Welcome to The Buttcracker: A Nutcracker Burlesque CELEBRATING THREE YEARS OF ALTERNATIVE HOLIDAY FUN! WHEN: NOV. 28TH-DEC. 26TH AT 8PM WHERE: REGGIES MUSIC JOINT TICKETS: $25 GENERAL ADMISSION, $40 VIP GET TICKETS HERE! I will be making an appearance in this annual show for ONE NIGHT ONLY on December 26th! Give yourself the gift of my butt!   

Burning City Neo-Vintage Entertainment Festival presents PROVOCATEUR (7/28)

We are just one week away from the 1st annual Burning City Neo-Vintage Entertainment Festival here in Chicago! Join us Saturday July 28th for Provocateur!   Strippers also have something to SAY? Who knew?! PROVOCATEUR is a showcase that celebrates thought-provoking proclamations, grotesque commentary, the topical, the satirical, and the new normal. From highlighting the body as a political statement through unapologetic autonomy to absurd storytelling spectacle, PROVOCATEUR features drag, performance art, and more! Featuring: Dottie Comma (Cleveland) Jacqueline Boxx (Baltimore) Jean Wildest (Chicago) Minnie Ryder (Indianapolis) Po’Chop (Chicago) Rebel (Charlotte) Tyler Jacobson (Loma Linda) Veronica Voss (LA) Trini Bikini (Indianapolis) https://www.burningcityfestival.com/provocateur

Jeezy’s Juke Joint & VAM Present: THE HOT BOX – Entertainment & Dancery! THURSDAY MARCH 15th

  7th annual Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue (Opening Night Party) The Hot Box – Entertainment & Dancery Presented by Jeezy’s Juke Joint and VAM Studio Heading into the 7th season of bringing magical Black and Queer entertainment to the midwest, Jeezy’s Juke Joint is curating a night of dancing, art, music, drank, and nudity in conjunction with VAM Studio. Part burlesque show, part queer strip club of our dreams, part dance party, we’re bringing a sickening and raging banger of a night! Dynamic pop-up performances will be scattered throughout the evening while hot gogo and pole dancers keep your eyes and pockets burning. Bring your dollars for tipping big billz in small places! ;) Hosted by Tribble (Chicago) FEATURING Briq House (Seattle) Elle Du Jour (San Antonio) Joyce Lee Ann (Brooklyn) Lucy Stoole (Chicago) P NoNoire (Chicago) RedBone (San Francisco) Music by: Hijo Pródigo DJ All The Way Kay For our Friday and Saturday night show tickets please visit: wwwpromontorychicago.com  ************************ ABOUT VAM STUDIO VAM STUDIO is a full service production company with emphasis …