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Jeezy’s Juke Joint Workshops – Learn from the Best in the Biz!

Jeezy’s Juke Joint Workshops March 16, 2019 | 4445 South King Drive Jeezy’s Juke Joint is proud to present a variety of workshops taught by our award winning cast members as apart of our 8th Annual Weekender. 10:30 am – 11:30 am | Missa Blue | Burlesque Business – Manage yourself to the top! |$15 ​ You want to turn up confident and prepared at every gig?  Missa teaches you everything you need to know behind the scenes: From the secret of being an enchanting backstage buddy over how to prep and conduct your tech & light rehearsal ending with do and dont’s during showtime. In the second part of the workshop MisSa gives deeper insights about building an appealing online presence and what social media can do for you. 11:45 am – 12:45 pm | Lou Lou la Duchesse de Rière | The Getdown | $15 ​ The getdown (advanced floorwork): Learn the art of the get down with Lou Lou la Duchesse de Rière in her floorwork master class. Perfect your dips dives …

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 …

Tickets for ‘The Hot Box’ (Jeezy’s Juke Joint Opening Night Party) Are On Sale NOW!

8th annual Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue | Chicago Opening Night Party The Hot Box – Entertainment & Dancery Presented by Jeezy’s Juke Joint and VAM Studio *ON SALE TUESDAY JANUARY 29th at 10am* Heading into the 8th 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) Briq House (Seattle) Demi Noire (UK) Isaiah Esquire (Portland) Lou Lou la Duchesse de Rière (Montreal) MochaMocha (Chicago) Rida Strange (Champaign) RisKay Rene (Chicago) Shimmy LaRoux (Chicago) SistahDon Noire (Buffalo) Switch the Boi Wonder (Chicago) Ticket price includes light snacks and drinks in addition to an …

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 …

ON SALE NOW! Jeezy’s Juke Joint Hits Minneapolis January 12th

  Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue MINNEAPOLIS Saturday January 12th, 2019 6:30pm Doors | 7pm Show The Pourhouse 10 S 5th St #11, Minneapolis, MN 55402 $25/ VIP $15/ Advanced General Admission TICKETS AT: http://www.bit.ly/jukejointmpls The show that features the brightest brown-skinned burlesque stars from across the country is proud to make it’s Minneapolis debut after sold out shows in Chicago, St. Louis, Nashville, and 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. Jeezy’s Juke Joint was voted “Best Adult Entertainment 2018” by Chicago Magazine and was featured in season 2 of the Netflix Original series “Easy”. Hosted by Jeez Loueez and featuring an all star line-up from across the Chicago and Minneapolis! Blaze Bordeaux (Mpls) Cruel Valentine (Chicago) Foxy Tann (Mpls) Josephine Shaker (Chicago) JuJu C Cummings (Mpls) Po’Chop (Chicago) RedBone (San Francisco) Shimmy …

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

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! 21+