Burlesque is a comedic, dramatic or musical striptease performance. It’s often intended to cause laughter or thought about social subjects. In Italian, burla means joke or mockery. Unlike the golden-era of burlesque, the modern iteration is inclusive of all genders and identities.
Over the past 20 years burlesque clubs have exploded in popularity all over the country. We share old-time speakeasys to new modern clubs!
Whether you are looking for online or in-person burlesque shows, we have a list of some of the best shows in America!
Looking for an online burlesque show? Check out this list of the best virtual burlesque events from around the world!