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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! 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:
Reigning Queen of Burlesque Miss Poison Ivory (New York)
GiGi Holliday (Washington, D.C.)
Cruel Valentine (Chicago)
Dark Angel (St. Louis)
Foxy LaFeelion (St. Louis)
Horchata Dentana (St. Louis)
Josephine Shaker (Chicago)
Po’Chop (Chicago)
Rose Whip (St. Louis)
Sailem (St. Louis)
Switch the Boi Wonder (Chicago)
and more!

Grab your ticket to the hottest night of the year!

TIX ON SALE AT http://m.bpt.me/event/2904140

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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!

The Jeez Loueez Variety Hour

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 this one woman shit show, you’ll hear exclusive interviews with those who knew her when such as Lola Van Jeez, Mama Loueez, and more.

TICKETS ON SALE: https://www.buzzonstage.com/st-louis/the-emerald-room-cabaret/the-jeez-loueez-variety-hour

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

Twerk and Jerk: Booty Intensive TWERKSHOP Returns!!!

Twerk and Jerk

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.

Photo by Don Spiro

Photo by Don Spiro

–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, hilarity, and killer kinetics, Jeez is known for consistently bring audiences to their feet! She’s the 2012 (and first African-American) Miss Viva Las Vegas, the 2013 Shimmy Showdown Champion, and the Reigning 2014 Southern Fried Burlesque Queen. Since 2010 Jeez Loueez has been voted as one of the TOP 50 Burlesque Industry Figures coming in at #39, #31, #27, #18! Jeezy has produced the sold-out hit show Jeezy’s Juke Joint: A Black Burly-Q Revue in Chicago/St. Louis, The 8th Degree, and most recently LEZ DANCE with Lola Van Ella & Kristen Goodman, a monthly LGBT lady-loving dance party in the burgeoning neighborhood of Cherokee Street in STL. Never one to rest for too long she frequently tours with The Beggar’s Carnivale and Foxy Tann and the Wham Bam Thank You Ma’ams, teaches at Van Ella Studios, and has taught her popular Twerkshops across the country from Burlycon Seattle to Chicago to Virginia!