All posts tagged: Queer Chicago

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 …

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 …

The Vertical Sideshow presents “GISELLE” July 28th-29th (CHICAGO)

The Vertical Sideshow July 28 & 29 @ 10pm at Uptown Underground $20 – $25 TICKETS: https://www.uptownunderground.net/verticalsideshow Scandal sweeps Uptown Underground this July with a shocking twist on a classic fateful ballet.  The ugly death of a lovely girl. But who’s to blame for our dear departed –  Drowned in shame and broken-hearted? A shocking and all too soon farewell,  An unfair fate for the fair Giselle.” Giselle” is an age-old story ripped from the headlines steeped in torrid love triangles, celebrity rivalries, and tragic consequences. The Vertical Side Show brings its own brand of tabloid sensationalism with a touch of burlesque, dance, circus acts, and dark humor.    The Vertical Side Show is a non-stop, fully immersive mash-up of music, dance, burlesque, theater, drag, and circus arts. Every show is different and features a wide range of performance styles keeping the audience guessing what’s coming next and where to look. The Vertical Side Show showcases multiple award-winning performers linked together in a seamless neo-vintage narrative that has been described as “gonzo” and “sleekly sensual”

Coming up this week in St. Louis, Chicago, and Indianapolis…

4/28 STL LEZ DANCE – 3rd Anniversary Celebration! 4/29 CHI Unicorn Ball (The official coming out party for Trans Liberation Collective) 4/30 CHI Red Light Special 4/30 at GMan Tavern 4/30 CHI Queen! with Chicagodeep / Taelue / Michael Serafini / Garrett David 5/2-3 CHI The 2017 Chicago 1MPF: Nevertheless, We Persisted (an awesome 1 minute play festival featuring the work of women and female-identifying artists!) 5/5-6 INDY 2nd Annual Titty 500 5/7 INDY Titty 500 Workshops (with Twerk and Jerk!) COMING UP SOON 5/18-20 STL 8th Annual Show-Me Burlesque Festival