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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

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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 takes place at VAM Studio and our home venue The Promontory in Hyde Park. www.jeezysjukejoint.com 
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– 2015 saw the creation of The Hot Box- Entertainment & Dancery, sexy sinful party and queer DIY strip club experience
– 2017 We were featured on the Netflix Original series “Easy” (Season 2, Episode 7)
-2018 We were voted “Best Adult Entertainment” by Chicago Mag
-2018 We also raised over $1500 for living burlesque legend Miss Toni Elling who also gave a talk about her life
-2019 We will be debuting our show in Minneapolis on January 12th

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This year our special headlining guests include Lou Lou la Duchesse de Rière (Montreal), MisSa Blue (Germany), and Isaiah Esquire (Portland) as well as a host of performers from across the world.

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As you can see the Juke Joint has been busy and we are only going harder! It’s been a dream of mine for this show to grow and expand and tour. Each year we continue taking it to the next level and want to focus on spreading the good word of Black burlesque around the country. We want to continue working with impressive  newcomers and iconic legends in the making. We want to raise the bar each year offering higher production value, and more VIP and cast incentives. Each production of Jeezy’s 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 powerful and subversive art of burlesque to audiences of color.

Funds raised will be used for:
-Travel and lodging for guests
-Backstage hospitality for the cast
-Venue rental
-Marketing and advertisement (poster printing, online ads)
-Photography and Videographer costs
-Studio rental deposits for workshops and classes taught by our cast
-Upgrading our merch options
-Swag bags for  cast and VIP ticket holders

Thank you so much for being a patron and supporter of Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue. We’re looking forward to another great year of showcasing talent, diversity, and culture and we hope to come to your city soon!

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

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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 about resilience, strength, and badgering your way to the top.

Parlor Tricks Burlesque TONIGHT!

Lilly Rascal and Fae Beguile are excited to invite you to Parlor Tricks: Glam Rock Edition TONIGHT!!!  Parlor Tricks is the FREE monthly burlesque show at Heritage Restaurant & Caviar Bar, where rock n roll and champagne collide. Parlor Tricks takes place in The Parlor of Heritage.

Watch this months cast set your world ablaze!

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Your entertainers for the night:
Lady Ginger
Mikki Miraj
Lilly Rascal
Fae Beguile

And our host for the evening:
Jeez Loueez!

***Please note that this is an intimate space.
Ages 21+
Due to limited seating you must have a reservations.
Performances start at 9.
Reservations can be made starting at 8pm for dinner. Call 773-661-9577 and say you are attending Parlor Tricks.

The Buttcracker (APPEARING ONE NIGHT ONLY!)

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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! 

 

Coming up in St. Louis, Phoenix, Chicago, Indianapolis, New Orleans, and Savannah

Hello and Happy Fall! I know it’s been a while since you’ve heard from this tired ass showgirl, but I have been hard at work post-knee surgery in physical therapy! It’s been a frustrating and exhausting process, but I’m excited to get back in action. I’ll be heading back to some favorite cities and exploring new ones! Coming up in Chicago, Phoenix, St. Louis, New Orleans, Savannah, and Indianapolis:

11/7 CHI Queer The Air: Season One Podcast Live Filming at Beauty Bar
11/8 CHI Unbridled at Untitled
11/13 CHI Parlor Tricks Burlesque & Dinner Show: Glam Rock Edition
11/17 PHOENIX Spellbound Burlesque presents Wicked
11/23 STL Black Friday: A Double Feature
11/29-12/1 NOLA Crescent City Burlesque Weekender
12/6-12/8 SAVANNAH Savannah Burlesque Festival
12/15 INDY Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue | Indianapolis
12/26 CHI The Buttcracker: A Nutcracker Burlesque
12/31 STL Spectaculaire New Years Eve: A Midnight Masquerade

 

 

Jeezy’s Juke Joint: Indianapolis December 15th

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INDIANAPOLIS – Jeezy’s Juke Joint 12/15

Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue | INDIANAPOLIS

Saturday December 15th
White Rabbit Cabaret
8pm doors, 10pm show

$25/ Front Row VIP
$15/ Advanced General Admission
$20/ Door General Admission

The show that features the brightest brown-skinned burlesque stars from across the country is proud to return for it’s 4th annual show in Indianapolis!
This jumping, jiving, foot-stomping revue pays homage to Black 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 cabaret is sure to leave you on the edge of your seat.

Hosted by Jeez Loueez and featuring an all star line-up from across the Midwest!

Anghell from Venezuela (Chicago)
Bunny VanDoren (Indianapolis)
Camille Leon (Chicago)
Corvin Rose (Bloomington)
Cruel Valentine (Chicago)
Dark Angel (St. Louis)
Po’Chop (Chicago)
Sailem (St. Louis)
and more guests to be announced!

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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

Provocateur

July 28th 7:30pm Uptown Underground