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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: …

The Jeez Loueez Variety Hour Starring Jeez Loueez- Thursday in St. Louis!

Thursday January 19th The Monocle 4510 Manchester Ave 9pm // $10 Nobody Presents… The Jeez Loueez Variety Hour Starring Jeez Loueez! Hosted by Jeez Loueez! With Special Guest Jeez Loueez! Featuring Musical Performances by Jeez + Loueez! *A Benefit for The Jeez Loueez Foundation* (some other people might be there too) What’s a showgirl with three two many talents to do? It’s no secret that international burlesque superstar, Jeez Loueez, adds memorable character, sensational sex appeal, and non-stop antics to any production she’s a part of, BUT can she do it alone?! Forced to live in the shadows of the mediocre and the forgettable, this salty meaty siren is ready to forge her own path from the blackground to the limelight! See Jeez: Dance! Tap! Rap! Strip! Tell jokes! Reenact real life events! Share her confessions of a cross country slut! Pretend to play the piano! Get by on the accordion! And disturb you with a harmonica! Do we know if any of these things will actually happen? Of course not! In addition to experiencing …

Twerk and Jerk: BOOTY Intensive Twerkshop with Jeez Loueez

Monthly at Van Ella Studios in St. Louis! Thursday October 2th 7-8:30pm Saturday November 8th 2-3:30pm Saturday December 6th 2-3:30pm $20/class REGISTER HERE: http://vanellaproductions.com/workshops-3/ Van Ella Studios 2646 Cherokee Street St. Louis, MO 63118 http://www.vanellastudios.com BY POPULAR DEMAND!!! The class that has everyone ready to pop, wobble, werk, and wine is BACK!!! ***This high-energy ass intensive is not for the faint of heart! Fusing the sensuality of burlesque with the sharp attitude of hip hop, this class will focus on isolations, footwork, and of course…THE BOOTY! Class begins with a warm up and stretch and moves into a fun combination of pop, lock, and dropping your favorite asset. Some dance experience is recommended. ***What to bring/wear: Wear comfortable, form-fitting clothing in which you can easily move. Tennis shoes and booty shorts recommended. Sign Up! http://vanellaproductions.com/workshops-3/  

Twerk and Jerk: Booty Intensive TWERKSHOP Returns!!!

Saturday August 2nd 2-3:30pm Thursday September 4th 7-8:30pm Thursday October 7th 7-8:30pm $20/class or $50/all 3 Sessions REGISTER HERE: http://vanellaproductions.com/smbf14-workshop/ Van Ella Studios 2646 Cherokee Street St. Louis, MO 63118 http://www.vanellastudios.com ***$20/class or $50 for all three sessions!!*** BY POPULAR DEMAND!!! The class that has everyone ready to pop, wobble, werk, and wine is BACK!!! ***This high-energy ass intensive is not for the faint of heart! Fusing the sensuality of burlesque with the sharp attitude of hip hop, this class will focus on isolations, footwork, and of course…THE BOOTY! Class begins with a warm up and stretch and moves into a fun combination of pop, lock, and dropping your favorite asset. Some dance experience is recommended. ***What to bring/wear: Wear comfortable, form-fitting clothing in which you can easily move. Tennis shoes and booty shorts recommended. –About Jeez Loueez- The Powerhouse of the Midwest– Jeez Loueez is an award-winning burlesque performer, actor, emcee, and instructor in St. Louis known as “The Honey Badger of Burlesque” and “The Powerhouse of the Midwest”! A lethal combination of drama, …